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Job Vacancy details for              Clerk to Governors

Department                                     Children and Young Peoples Directorate

Salary                                                Grade D

Hours                                                 60 hours per year, term time

Contract type                                 Permanent

Location                                           Lord Street Community Nursery School

Closing date                                    Friday 29th October 2017

Interview date                                Friday 3rd November 2017


The Governors of Lord Street Community Nursery School are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, dedicated and flexible individual for this key role in providing administrative and procedural advice to the school’s Governing Body.

A Clerk to Governors is a rewarding and effective way of making a contribution to your community and the lives of local young people. This role will suit somebody who has attained good organizational and office skills with previous experience of working in an administrative role; you may be retired, work part time or in a position to take on a role with a desire to make a difference. The successful candidate will need to have access to a computer, and the internet to prepare agendas and produce minutes. The clerk will need to become familiar with the DfE’s Governance Handbook, and provide accurate advice to governors as necessary.

The school’s full governing body usually holds 6 evening meetings per year. We also have 3 committees that meet 6 times a year during school hours. This role is term time only.

Lord Street Community Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and is committed to the safer recruitment of staff and the safeguarding of all children and adults. We expect everyone involved in the school to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS Check.


Completed applications should be sent to before Friday 27th October 2017.

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Lord Street Nursery School
Lord Street
DE24 9AX
Telephone: 01332 349363