Rosary Catholic Primary School

Rosary Catholic Primary School
Rosary Catholic Primary School

“Very exciting... you have fun here!”
- Alejandro

“We respect each other like a family”
- Megan

“Coming here will give you a good education is an amazing school”
- Charlotte

“The Rosary School is a fantastic place... It's a peaceful paradise for learning”
- Laurance

“When I joined in Y1 everyone was accepting and made me feel welcome”
- Abraham

“I don't want to leave because of the great memories I have made here”
- Hannah

“Everyone treats each other like an equal”
- Grace

“We are like one big family, who achieve the best!”
- Toby

“ achieve high levels and get lots of support”
- Findlay

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The Governing Body of the Rosary Catholic Primary School is seeking to appoint a Clerk to Governors.

The Clerk will be accountable to the Governing Body, working effectively with the Chair of Governors, the Headteacher and the Governors. The post is for 78 hours per annum.

The post holder’s main role is to provide professional clerking services to the Governing Body and other committees and panels, as and when required. Additional duties will include:

  • Working with the Chair of Governors, to manage the business of the governing body including, collating and distributing agendas and associated paperwork in advance of meetings and producing accurate and well-presented minutes for distribution in a timely fashion
  • Being available to clerk 5-6 full Governing Body meetings (max 2-3 hours) per year and 6 committee meetings (approximately 1 hour each) across the course of the year. Full Governing Body meetings take place in the evening and the committee meetings are generally during the school day.
  • Advising the Governing Body on procedural and constitutional matters, duties and powers and work within the broad current legislative framework.
  • Attending relevant training events and Clerks’ Briefings to keep informed and up-to-date
  • Other duties include organising and attending panels, parent governor recruitment and maintaining the Governor calendar, policy file and portal.

Experience is desirable particularly in administration but not essential as training will be provided. Candidates should be competent in the use of a word processor, email and internet. They need to have an interest in education, be tactful and able to deal with matters confidentially. Furthermore, they need to be reliable and have a good sense of humour.

Payment will be at Grade G (pts 19-27, currently £18,746 to £24,174), pro rata.


An application form is available here

Here is the Job Description for the post

Please complete the application form and email with a covering letter to or post to:

Rosary Catholic Primary School, Beeches Green, Stroud GL5 4AB

The closing date for applications is Thursday 30th November 2017. We plan to hold interviews on Monday 4th December 2017.

Applicants are welcome to visit the school.             

Should you have any questions, please contact Mrs Lesley Taylor, School Business Manager, on 01453 762774.