Clerk to Governors

Atlantic Centre of Excellence Multi Academy Trust


Clerk(s) to Governors


Start date:      as soon as possible

Permanent variable hours

Grade E (from £8.28 to £8.85 per hour depending on experience)

(10 hours per governor meeting)


ACE Academy Trust is an exciting and innovative primary trust, currently with seven Primary schools in Cornwall.


We are seeking to appoint Clerks who are reliable, well organised, excellent communicators and with an interest in school governance. The successful candidates will need to be competent in the use of IT. The roles are based at St Kew, St Columb Major and Upton Cross academies.


The roles include: liaising closely with the LAB Chair and Headteacher, attending governor meetings, providing effective administrative support to meet statutory obligations, drafting agendas and taking minutes, and providing procedural advice to the governors. Training and ongoing support for new Clerks will be provided. In addition, there are termly clerk meetings/training days.


For further information, please contact Paul Stitson, Company Secretary, who will be happy to discuss the roles in more detail (01637) 839596.


To find out more about these exciting opportunities please download the application pack from and return the completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form by e-mail, post or in person to the HR Manager, ACE Academy Trust (address below) before the closing date.


ACE Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we implement the safer recruitment process; the successful candidate will be expected to undergo checks including an enhanced DBS clearance.


Closing date:  Friday 26th January 2018.

Shortlisting:     Monday 29th January, 2018

Interviews:     week commencing 5th February, 2018



Atlantic Centre of Excellence Multi Academy Trust

c/o St Columb Minor ACE Academy

Porthbean Road, Newquay, TR7 3JF

Phone:             (01637) 839593                      



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