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Clerk to the Governing Body

Binfield School
£0 - £9,999
Binfield School, Benetfeld Road, Binfield, Bracknell
Working Pattern:
Evenings/Part Time/Term Time
Approx 200 hours per annum paid on timesheet.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
22/05/2019 at 10:00 AM
Binfield School

Clerk to the Governing Body


Required for September 2019 or sooner if possible

Part time approx 200 hours/per annum

Bracknell Forest Grade I + fringe allowance

Starting salary £11.27 to £13.20 per hour depending on experience. Payment to be made via Timesheet Claims



This is a key role providing administrative and procedural advice to the Governing Body. Reporting to the Chair of Governors.


Responsible for preparing agendas in consultation with the Headteacher and the Chair of Governors; taking and writing up the minutes at Governors’ meetings, and distributing documentation and other information to the Governing Body. The Clerk will need to become familiar with the DfE Governance Handbook, and provide accurate advice to Governors as necessary.


There are usually six meetings of the Full Governing Body per year but attendance at ten committee meetings per year will also be required. Willingness to attend evening meetings is essential. Administrative hours are flexible and home based.


The successful candidate will also be expected to attend the termly briefing sessions held by the LA which are held during the working day and take advantage of other training sessions that may be offered.


Good literacy, numeracy and IT skills are essential. The job requires someone who is a good communicator who works well on their own using their own initiative and as part of a team.


This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, satisfactory references and a medical assessment


Applications will be considered on receipt and interviews arranged accordingly.


For more information please contact: Tel: 01344 860106

Email: PA@binfieldschool.com

Equal Opportunities

Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.

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