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Clerk to Governors

Clerk to Governors – Ascot Road Community Free School


Salary: £200 per meeting (maximum of 12 meetings per year)

Start date: April 2018


The appointment will be worked by arrangement with the Principal and Chair of Governors and the salary will be paid per meeting.


We are seeking to appoint a Clerk to support the Governing Body at Ascot Road Community Free School. The successful candidate will be accountable to the Governing Body through working effectively with the Chair of Governors, the Principal and other Governing Body members.


The successful candidate will:


  • attend every main Governing Body meeting and some sub-committee meetings

  • have experience in minute taking and the ability to produce accurate minutes

  • deliver efficient co-ordination to ensure continuity of Governing Body matters

  • advise the Governing Body on constitutional matters

  • maintain accurate Governors’ records

  • have excellent communication and organisational skills

  • be IT literate

  • attend briefings / training as required


Please visit our school website for further information about the school:


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed, please contact the Human Resources Department by email to arrange a visit -


Completed applications should be sent via email to:


Closing date for completed applications is 23rd February 2018 10am


Date of Interview: TBA


West Herts Community Free School Trust is committed to the safety and welfare of every child and the successful candidate will be required to attend appropriate Safeguarding (child protection) and Prevent training. Appointment is subject to receiving two satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.