Governor Services is a traded support service providing clerking services, strategic support and guidance to governing boards of schools and academies nationally. We are currently seeking effective, high quality Clerks to governing boards to further enhance existing provision.
Our areas of work are currently
London: Waltham Forest, Haringey, Slough,
East Anglia: Basildon, Canvey Island, Clacton and Colchester
Wellingborough: Wilby, Great Doddington, Great Harrowden
As a Clerk to governors/trustees, the post holder will be responsible for advising the governing board on constitutional matters, duties and powers and will work within the broads’ current legislative framework.
Ideally you will need to have experience of working in an education setting and will be familiar with the work of school governing boards. A good knowledge of school governance regulations is desirable, as you will be expected to provide support and guidance to governors and school leaders.
Governing Board meetings are held during the day and in the evening; therefore, a flexible approach to working is required.
Successful candidates will be allocated a mentor upon appointment where Full training and support will be given.
If you would like to know more about the role prior to submitting an application, please contact Sue Gill on 020 8496 6338 or Donna Miller on 020 8496 6340.
Closing date – Friday 18 June 2021
Interviews – w/c 5 July 2021
How to Apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council
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