Brompton Academy, part of the University of Kent Academies Trust, is seeking to appoint a motivated and committed individual to the role of Clerk to Trustee Board.
Hours: as required, but c.62 hours per annum
This is a key role to provide advice and guidance to the trustee board on governance, constitutional and procedural matters and contribute towards the efficient functioning of the trustee board and its committees. You must be reliable and able to work flexible hours and be available for all Trustee meetings and associated events. Hours will vary but on average approximately 62 hours over the course of the academic year.
You will be required to provide administrative and organisational support, and guidance to ensure that the board works in compliance with the appropriate legal and regulatory framework and understands the potential consequences for noncompliance and advice on procedural matters relating to the operation of the board.
A good level of education is required together with proven experience of organising meetings, writing agendas and producing accurate and concise minutes. Completion of the National Training Programme for Clerks to Governing Bodies would be desirable but a willingness to work towards this would be accepted. Please use the application form to tell us why you think you would be suited to this role.
Brompton Academy, part of the newly formed University of Kent Academies Trust is an extremely popular oversubscribed academy with a current Ofsted rating of Good and a 400+ Adult learner education programme.
In order to follow social distancing guidance, visits to the Academy are not possible at this time, but we would be happy to arrange a discussion or video call with a member of our Senior Leadership Team to share our vision for this role with you. To arrange such a discussion, please email: [email protected]
For further information, to download our application form or to send us your CV, please visit our website http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk
Deadline: Applications will be considered upon receipt
The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).