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Governance Officer

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Embark Federation – Central Team
Salary details
Grade 8 Grade 8 £27,507 - £29,418 per annum, pro rata
Job term
Part Time
Appointment type
22 hours and 30 minutes per week, 52 weeks per year
Closing Date
31 July 2024

Start Date: ASAP

Contract: Equivalent of 22.5 hours per week across 52 weeks of the year (flexible working and evening work) 

We are an expanding Multi Academy Trust that currently includes 17 primary schools and 4 secondary schools throughout Derbyshire. 

Due to the expansion of our Central Team, we are looking to recruit a Governance Officer to work as part of the Governance Team.  The team is responsible for delivering high standards of effective governance across the Trust and providing professional governance services to our Members, Trustees and Local Governing Teams. 

The successful candidate will report to the Head of Office at Embark Federation, working centrally to support governance administration functions and provide professional clerking services to one of the Local Governing Teams within the Trust.  Experience of supporting and driving effective governance and a knowledge of local governing team procedures is required for this role. 

Benefits include:

The successful candidate will be supported by the Trust in their own professional development, and this will include the opportunity to undertake professional governance qualifications or related apprenticeship opportunities. 

For further information, please contact Laura Baddiley on 01332 477722 or via email l.baddiley@embarkfed.org.uk or visit our website at www.embarkfederation.com.  Please use the relevant application form, CVs alone will not be accepted.

Provisional Interview Date: Week commencing 5 August 2024.

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.