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Pathfield School

Clerk to Governors

We are looking to appoint a highly skilled, well organised and professional individual to join us as soon as possible as Clerk to the Governing Body. This role is integral to the educational development and ambitions of the school.

The successful applicant will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be able to work to deadlines with initiative and discretion and demonstrate accuracy and professionalism in all aspects of the role.

While it would be helpful to have experience of a similar role and of working in an education setting, this is not essential. Personal attributes including humour, reliability, enthusiasm, patience, flexibility, discretion, multi-tasking and a focus on providing an excellent service are extremely important.

You will be expected to engage in regular training to secure your continued professional development.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.

This role requires the ability to fulfill all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.


Salary JE Grade D – £10.41-£11.50 per hour, 12 Hours per week, 38 weeks per annum

Job Term: Permanent

Appointment Type: Term Time Only



Closing date for applications 19th February 2021

Interview date: 1st March 2021

Completed applications to be returned to the School Business Manager



Job Description Clerk to Governors Pathfield School

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