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Governance Professional (Clerk) to the Governing Board

Pay Scale: £2100 per annum plus travelling expenses

Term time only – 40 weeks per annum, 1 hour per week and the attendance and preparation of 4 Governing Board Meetings

Sedbergh Primary School

Long Lane, Sedbergh LA10 5AL

Contact: Peter Irvine     –    Chair of Governors           015396 20510

The Governing Board of Sedbergh Primary School wish to appoint a high-quality Governance Professional to provide the respective Governing Board and its committees with administrative support and guidance.

The successful candidate will advise the Governing Board on governance and procedural matters which are detailed on the attached Job Description. They will be flexible, reliable and able to attend meetings of the Governing Board held 4 times per year between 6.00pm to 8.00pm during term time. They will also be available to attend preparatory meetings for the schools Full Board meetings only at a mutually convenient times during the school day, they will not be required to attend committee meetings.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified or experienced candidates who have the skill sets necessary to fill this important role. The role is permanent and will be subject to a probationary period.

Sedbergh Primary School are equal opportunities employers and are committed to promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people. Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced check being sought from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

To obtain an application form, job description and person specification please visit our websites on either or Completed application forms must be returned to Joyce Scarr ( )


Closing Date:              Friday 5th November 2021                12noon

Interview Date:            Friday 12th November 2021

Start Date:                  1st December 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter

Please note: Settlebeck School Academy Trust , Long Lane Sedbergh LA10 5AL is also seeking a governance professional details of which can be found at

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