Clerk to the Corporation (Part Time) - South and West Cheshire College

Recruiter
South and West Cheshire College
Location
Chester
Salary
43605.00 - 49059.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

The merger between South Cheshire College and West Cheshire College has created a dynamic, high quality and financially robust organisation, able to provide new opportunities, choice and economic benefits to young people, communities and employers across Cheshire.


The new College is a key driver in the regeneration of the region and has three campuses, providing innovative approaches to teaching and vocational learning, an exceptional working environment, along with contemporary equipment and facilities. Staff will receive a range of benefits, proven by our commitment to Investors in People Gold standard.


We currently have a new vacancy for:
Clerk to the Corporation (3 days per week)
Salary range: GBP43,605 - GBP49,059 pro rata per annum


We are seeking to appoint a Clerk to the Corporation who will be pivotal in promoting effective governance and assist in the development and implementation of governance policies and procedures, including E-governance, for the newly merged college. The successful candidate will have excellent administrative, interpersonal and communication skills and provide effective support to the Chair, the Principal and all members of the Governing Body.


The successful candidate will be responsible directly to the Board for the management and conduct of meetings, including various committees, and for providing professional advice in accordance with statutory, legal and procedural requirements. They must be able to work independently on a daily basis and maintain an awareness of developments within the FE sector and elsewhere.


Previous experience in the FE sector will be advantageous, but a background in similar organisations where effective governance is essential, will be also considered.


We offer excellent benefits including a competitive salary, pension scheme, 35 days' annual leave plus 8 bank holidays per year, onsite fitness and childcare facilities, free onsite parking plus lots more.


You can view full details of the vacancy by visiting the South Cheshire College and West Cheshire College website. To apply follow this link:

(290917)/.


Closing date: 5pm on Friday 29th September 2017

Interview date: Tuesday 10th October 2017 (afternoon)


We are an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to provide a DBS Disclosure.