The Diverse Academies Learning Partnership is a multi-academy trust based in the East Midlands, providing education from primary through to post-16, driven by a passionate belief in giving children and young people the very best chance in life to progress and develop.
The successful candidate to this role will have experience of minuting meetings and setting agendas, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, have the ability to work flexibly, cope with pressure and deliver to tight deadlines and posess a high level of integrity to maintain confidentiality of information.
Job title: Clerk to the Board of Trustees and Lead Clerk
Location: Head Office, Retford
Salary: Fixed point - actual salary £17,200 per annum
Working hours: Term time only - 22.5 hours per week
Closing date: 22nd September 2019
The focus of the position is giving high quality advice and guidance in addition to professional clerking. Clerking is not only about good organisation and administration, but also, and more importantly, about helping the board understand its role, functions and legal duties. This is crucial in helping the board exercise its functions expediently and confidently, so that it can stay focused on its' core functions.
The main duties of the role are to:
The role will work across the whole of the trust, with the successful candidate required to be flexible and able to travel between locations to carry out their duties. Flexible working arrangements will be considered.
If you have any questions or would like more information about this role, please contact Alison Elway, Company Secretary and Head of Governance - email@example.com
Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of the advertisement, should we identify an appropriate candidate.
The Diverse Academies and its Governors are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in their care and expects everybody working for the organisation to share this commitment. To this end we actively seek DBS enhanced clearance check for everybody that is employed by us.
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