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Governor Development Officer

  • Employer: London Borough of Havering
  • Reference: 111
  • Published: Sat 19/12/2020, 15:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 17/01/2021, 15:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: PARTTIME
  • Salary: 16618
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Havering

 Grade 4 - £24,258 - £26,520 pro rata (28.8 hours per week term time only + one week) (actual salary £16,618.46 per annum, part-time/job share). 

This is an interesting role supporting school governing bodies.  The work involves creating agendas for meetings, attending meetings to offer procedural guidance and advice relating to school governance regulations and producing clear and accurate minutes of meetings.  There will be contact with governors and school leaders via email and telephone and our online portal. 

The successful candidate will need to be methodical, a good communicator both verbally and in writing; be able to understand and interpret regulations and wiork to set deadlines.  Good IT skills and a flexible approach to working hours are essential.   

Due to the current circumstances, the team are working from home and the successful applicant would need to be home based until the situation changes.

Candidates who declare that they have a disability in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 and meet the essential criteria as specified in the Job Profile will be guaranteed an interview.

 Priority consideration on all advertised roles will be given to London Borough of Havering Redeployees.

 The London Borough of Havering is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please be aware that a Disclosure and Baring Scheme (DBS) check will be required for any position with access to these groups under the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Michelle Morgan, Principal Governor Development Officer (michelle.morgan@havering.gov.uk) or Maureen Smith, Governor Services Manager (maureen.smith@havering.gov.uk)..

 The closing date for the receipt of applications is  15 January 2021, however interest in this job may be high and we therefore reserve the right to close the vacancy early.

 You will be notified if your application has been successful.  Interview date to be confirmed. 

Additional Information

The London Borough of Havering is a Disability Confident employer. Candidates who declare that they have a disability in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 and meet the essential criteria as specified in the Job Profile will be guaranteed an interview.

Priority consideration on all advertised roles will be given to London Borough of Havering Redeployees.

The London Borough of Havering is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Please be aware that a Disclosure and Barring Scheme (DBS) check will be required for any position with access to these groups under the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

In addition, the Authority reserves the right  to request employees undertake a basic disclosure check (Disclosure Scotland) where required for the role this includes  anyone who has access to (or information obtained directly from) a government database, or has a GCSX account. These posts will be required to have a Basic Disclosure Scotland check as per the requirements of BPSS (Baseline Personnel Security Standards).

Please attach your supporting statement, explaining in no more than x2 A4 sides why and how you meet the criteria for this role.

Please view Governor Development Officer Job Profile here

  • Employer: London Borough of Havering
  • Reference: 111
  • Published: Sat 19/12/2020, 15:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 17/01/2021, 15:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: PARTTIME
  • Salary: 16618
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Havering

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