Vacancy – Clerk to the Governors

Clerk to Governors Post – JE Job Number G.0308 – A Clerk to Governors is required as soon as possible to provide an efficient and professional service to our Governing Body.

Clyst Hydon Primary School, is a small rural primary school set in beautuiful surroundings close to Cullompton. The Governors meet to a set timetable and although these have been vitual throughout the pandemic we are hoping that face to face meetings can resume again at the school. Meetings usually take place on an evening.

Duties will include attendance and minute taking at all Full Governing Body, sending out virutal meeting links, formation of agendas, correspondence, circulation of papers, supporting the Chair of Governors and the Executive Headteacher and advising the governing body on procedural matters.

Effective ICT and inter-personal skills are essential, together with confidence, adaptability, discretion and the ability to demonstrate a professional approach. Full training will be provided.

Visits to our schools are strongly encouraged. Please contact, Stefanie Hastie, the Business Manager on 07557 809277 to arrange an appointment.

Please apply using the DCC Support Staff Application form. Please do not send your CV as only applications on the official form will be accepted. Completed applications should be sent to the Business Manager on The job description and application form are attached to the advert.

Please apply by 3.30pm on the closing date.

Clyst Hydon Primary School is an equal opportuniies employer and the Governoning Body are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.


Hours per week: 2.5
Weeks per annum: 38
Closing Date: Monday 12th December 2022 12 noon.

Download: Clerk to Govs JD Clyst Hydon

Download: Non Teaching Application form – Support Staff