Governance Officer/Trust Clerk – DoNESC


Posted on: Friday 28 May 2021 | Diocese of Norwich Education Services Company

DoNESC are looking for a Governance Officer/Trust Clerk to join the Team.

Salary scale: Band C £27,331 – £32,155
Benefits: Contributory pension scheme
Hours: 37 hours per week
(24 days holiday per annum, plus statutory bank holidays and discretionary Christmas holiday)
Office Location: Diocesan House, 109 Dereham Road, Easton, Norwich NR9 5ES
Department: Diocese of Norwich Education Services Company (DoNESC)
Reporting to: Head of Governance

To work closely with the Chair, Chief Executive and Trust Board to ensure that the Trust has in place sound
integrated policies, procedures, and structures and that it complies with all of its legal constitutional and
regulatory requirements.

To ensure proceedings in all Trust schools are consistently applied, well communicated/ documented, and
conducted in accordance with the Articles of Association, the Master Funding Agreement, Scheme of
Delegation and other legislative frameworks.

To support all aspects of governance administration for the Diocese and its schools and academies, in
conjunction with governance colleagues.

To provide support and guidance to clerks and governors on Local Governing Bodies.

Closing date: Sunday 27 June 2021

Interviews: Tuesday 6 July 2021

How to apply

To apply for this position with DoNESC, please complete the DoNESC Application Form and return the
form to the below contact:
Name: Wendy Alsop

CVs will not be accepted in place of a completed Application Form.

Candidates who are selected for interview will be informed following the shortlisting process and full
details of the interview will be provided. If you do not hear from us within 7 days of the closing date for
the position, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

We will seek references for shortlisted candidates for this position and may approach previous employers
for information to verify experience or qualifications before interview. Any relevant issues arising from
references will be taken up at interview.

Closing Date: Sunday 27 June 2021, 12am (midnight)
Interviews to be held 6 July 2021