Job Vacancies at St. Mary's

Please see below for details of current vacancies at St Mary's CE (Aided) Primary School 




Clerk to Governors


Salary Scale : Grade 4 (£9.74 per hour), to start June 2020.


Term time only, 80 hours per academic year

Meetings are held in the evening, 6 meetings a term


The governing body at St Mary’s comprises a dynamic and forward thinking group of people who are passionate about making our school the best it can be. The Governors are hard working, dedicated and friendly, and are now looking to recruit a clerk with similar qualities, after wishing their current clerk  a ‘bon voyage’ after 14 years of fulfilling this important and rewarding role


The right applicant will be flexible, enthusiastic and highly motivated as they support the governing body in the strategic management and growth of the school, working closely with the chair of governors and head teacher.

They will be able to demonstrate confidentiality, discretion and excellent organisational skills, whether at the meetings or working at home.


The successful applicant must have good IT skills and experience in minute taking and report writing. Whilst previous experience as a clerk would be an advantage, it is not essential as full training will be given, allied to the full support of the Governors.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share that commitment. DBS Disclosures at enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment, references will be taken up along with an on-line health assessment.


For further information please contact the School Business Manager,

Mrs Janet Lees on 01798 872007 or



Closing date :      Monday 15th June 2020 12 noon

Interviews :          Thursday 18th June 2020 via zoom