Mitton Manor Primary School

Mitton Manor Primary School


Clerk to Governors


Post Title Clerk to Governors

Grade 6 (pts 15-20) £23,541 – £25,991 pa pro rata

Allowances (Not applicable)

Hours Part Time (3.25 hours)

Contract Permanent Term time only plus 3 weeks – 41 weeks

Closing Date:16/04/2021

Interview Date: TBA

Start Date September 2021.

The Governors of Mitton Manor Primary School are looking to appoint a Clerk that is integral to the board in providing advice and interpretation on the regulatory and administrative framework of an Academy. This role is primarily to ensure minutes and agendas are distributed, records kept and academy compliance is adhered to. The role is for 3.25 hours per week term time only plus 3 weeks.

This is an excellent opportunity to get involved and ‘make a difference’ in a forward-thinking school; set on the outskirts of Tewkesbury. The team ethos of the school reflects the values and attitudes which characterise the community, the atmosphere of the school and the quality of relationships.

Our aim is for our children to try their best, enjoy their learning, achieve their full potential and to move forward academically, socially and emotionally in preparation for secondary school.

 Our Governing body uses a committee structure to undertake their monitoring and evaluation of roles. Membership and terms of references of these committees are determined annually. There are 4 Full Governors Meetings, 6 Business and Finance, 3 Education committee meetings per school year which are usually held on School premises, however due to the current situation the meetings are taking place virtually and will do for the foreseeable future, each meeting usually lasts 2 hours.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate:-
• Good interpersonal skills
• Accuracy in note taking and reporting
• Excellent word processing skills
• Confidentiality and impartiality
• A willingness to undergo training in order to fulfil the role

Please complete and return a Gloucestershire County Council application form which is available on request from the school  or at and return by email - or post to the Chair of Governors.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.