Clutton Primary School Governing Body

Clerk to the Governors The Governing Body of Clutton Primary School is seeking to appoint a Clerk. The Clerk will support the governors in their contribution to the life of the school and the education of its children. Apart from the need to attend meetings of the Governing Body (usually only three per year, on weekday evenings), the Clerk works at times chosen by him/herself the few hours the job requires.


The Clerk is accountable to the Governing Body, working effectively with them, the Chair of Governors and Head Teacher. The Clerk’s main role is to provide a professional clerking service to the Governing Body. The governing body is keen to receive applications from local residents. Any training the new Clerk needs to do the job will be made available.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and to complete the necessary documentation.
Salary: £382.00 pa, paid in 3 termly instalments. Closing date: 22/10/2014


For full details and an application form please contact….. The Secretary

Clutton Primary School

Station Road


BS39 5RA

Tel: 01761 452 510



Application forms should be returned before 22nd October 2014, addressed to Kate Wilson, Chairperson of the Governing Body, c/o of the school at the address above.


If you wish to talk to someone about this job before applying, you are welcome to contact either The Secretary (details above) or the current Clerk (Stephen Barran: Tel 01761 452 411).




four vacant seats at present – three of which arise from the completion of terms of office of current governors (one of whom wishes to remain as a governor for a further term).


Any Clutton resident who would like to contribute to the good management of the school is encouraged to apply. The Governing Body is particularly keen to attract anyone with the following skills or experience:


Legal knowledge

Human resource management


Anyone interested in learning more about what being a Governor involves should contact Stephen Barran, Clerk to the Governors, by phone at 01761 452411, by e-mail at, or at Puddingstone Cottage, Upper Bristol Road, BS39 5RH.


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