Southsea Infant School
Collingwood Road


Tel: 023 9282 8176

Fax/Email: administration@southsea.portsmouth.sch.uk 

Job details

Contract Type: Approximately 70 hours per year.  Working flexibly around meeting dates of which there are 11 scheduled per year. All of the meetings take place in the late afternoon or evening.

Salary: Band 7 SCP 25 £23,398 – SCP 29 £27,668 (Pro rata) per annum depending on skills and experience.  

Closing Date: Friday 13th July.


We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Clerk to Governors to join us. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing agendas in consultation with the Headteacher, and the Chair of Governors and Committee Chairs; taking and writing up the minutes at Governors’ meetings, and issuing documentation and other information to the Governing Body. The Clerk will need to become familiar with the DfE Governance Handbook, and provide accurate advice to Governors as necessary. Experience of school governance and of taking minutes is desirable.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS Disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment. As part of the check the school will also request information regarding the status of being barred from working with children.


Please download the attached application form and email your completed application to: sdavies@southsea.portsmouth.sch.uk