Clerk To The Governors - Part-time

Shears Green Junior School, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-2431-126S
  • Posted:27/07/2020
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:30/08/2020 at 10:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Shears Green Junior School is seeking to appoint a motivated and committed individual to the role of Clerk to the Governing Body.

This is a key role to provide advice and guidance to the Governing Body on governance, constitutional and procedural matters and contribute towards the efficient functioning of the meetings.  You must be reliable and able to work flexible hours (usually in the evening) and be available for all meetings and associated events.  Hours will vary but you will be paid 60 hours over the course of the academic year.

You will be required to provide administrative and organisation support, guidance to ensure that the Governing Body works in compliance with the appropriate legal and regulatory framework, and understand the potential consequences for noncompliance and advice on procedural matters.

A good level of education is required together with proven experience of organising meetings, writing agendas and producing accurate and concise minutes.  

Shears Green Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo checks including Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

Information about the school

Shears Green is a large, popular, successful and over-subscribed junior school situated in Gravesham. There are currently 480 pupils on roll organised into 16 classes.

We are well resourced, have excellent ICT facilities, large splendid grounds, and children who want to learn.

If you want to learn more about the school why not visit our website on

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.