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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    19 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    15 January 2024

Job details

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Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£8,036.00 - £8,892.00 Annually (Actual) Hours/weeks :14 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (2 hours per school)

Administrator job summary

Learning Academies Trust are seeking a meticulous, hard-working, and driven Clerk to Governors to support 7 of our Trust schools. The Clerk to Governors will provide a professional clerking service to each of our school’s Local Governing Body (LGB) and its committees. The Clerk to Governors will support the efficient and effective running of the school’s processes and ensure the local governance arrangements are appropriate and work effectively.

The Clerk is required to work irregular and unsociable weekday hours. They will be required to attend meetings in the evening and daytime (weekdays and term time only).

The successful candidate will have:

Previous experience working in a clerking role

Knowledge of school systems: structures, accountability and funding

Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.

Up to date knowledge of governance legislation, procedures and regulations relevant to an educational setting and organisation

GCSEs or equivalent in Maths and English Grade C or above and be able to illustrate good literacy and numeracy skills.

Be able to travel between the 7 schools within the Trust

This position will provide clerking support to the following 7 schools:

Ford Primary School

Hooe Primary Academy

Hyde Park Schools

Plaistow Hill Infant and Nursery School

Pomphlett Primary School

Victoria Road Primary School and Nursery

Widewell Primary School

As a Learning Academies Trust employee, you will have access to a growing list of benefits to support you both professionally and personally. Our benefit package includes:

Free counselling services for personal or professional support

Cycle Scheme

Employee Newsletter

Regular recognition awards

DSE Eyecare scheme

iHASCO online training courses

Annual flu vaccination

Annual health check

Discounted gym membership

How to apply

Please follow the link to complete our application form. Completed applications should be submitted prior to the closing date listed above.

Please note, the closing date is for guidance only. Successful applicants will be invited to interview at the earliest available opportunity. Learning Academies Trust reserves the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

We are regularly looking for passionate people to join our teams. If there are no vacancies currently, but you would like to register your interest for future vacancies, please click the link to join our Talent Pool.

With eighteen individual primary schools, the Learning Academies Trust is the largest primary school trust in Plymouth and the first education employer in Plymouth to achieve the Livewell Southwest Wellbeing at Work Bronze Award. The Trust is committed to supporting the wellbeing of all staff and is proud to work closely with official bodies to ensure we have a holistic approach to staff wellbeing.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are unspent. Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are unspent. Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS.

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About Learning Academies Trust

Type
Multi-academy trust

The Learning Academies Trust was originally formed by three Plymouth primary schools in November 2016 and has grown from there. In terms of pupil numbers, the Trust is now the largest primary school MAT, or Multi Academy Trust in the city of Plymouth with plans on the horizon to grow.

The Learning Academies Trust is a family of schools dedicated to delivering outstanding education to all our children, whatever their starting point or background. Our Trust holds three core beliefs at the centre of the work we do:

- Every child in our Trust deserves an outstanding education

- Schools work best when they work together

- Every school is unique

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