Thank you for your interest in joining the Nexus MAT.

Governors Clerk
25 hrs per week – term time only – 12 months initially
Salary details – £19,554 – 21,166 (pro-rata)

Closing Date: Monday 27th May 2019 (midnight)
Shortlisting Date: Tuesday 28th May 2019
Interview Date: Monday 3rd June 2019

Nexus Multi Academy Trust is looking to recruit a new Governors Clerk to be a part of our academy governance team.

Due to high growth, we are now looking to strengthen our team. This is a demanding and challenging role, which involves taking accurate, high quality and professional minutes at Governing Board and Committee meetings, providing information, advice and guidance on varying aspects of school and academy governance.

Successful candidate will be deployed to work with the Rotherham, Doncaster and Sheffield academies which are part of Nexus MAT.

You must be able to adhere to strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment. You will be expected to keep yourself abreast of changes to legislation and develop and maintain effective customer relationships and service by demonstrating a proactive approach, a high level of initiative and timely solutions to governance-related issues. As such, you will need excellent customer service and problem-solving skills, and be able to communicate confidently using a variety of methods for different levels of ability and understanding.

You should be confident in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and email and have the availability to work at home. In addition, the ability to work effectively with Governors and maintain confidentiality is essential. The post-holder must demonstrate a flexible approach towards working hours (including early morning or evening work) and location of meetings (throughout Rotherham, Doncaster and Sheffield).

The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. A driving license is essential (Class A business insurance).

An application form and further details are available on the website with this advert. Please return completed application form via email to

Application pack

NEXUS Application form
Advert – Clerk May 2019
Governance Clerk Job Profile



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