Job Description

We are looking to appoint a highly organised individual with effective interpersonal and communication skills to support our current Clerk to the Governors.

The successful candidate would be expected to support the Clerk on procedural and legal matters; prepare and circulate agendas; take minutes; maintain and archive records; handle administration and correspondence, and deal with sensitive issues in a confidential manner.

This is a part time role, working on average 2 days a week as well as attendance at governor meetings.  It would suit someone with a good knowledge of governance and school compliance, experience of minute writing and with meticulous attention to detail. Experience as a company secretary and / or clerking experience for a school governing body is desirable but not essential.

Please read the accompanying Job Description and Application Explanatory Notes. Completed application forms, along with a covering letter explaining your suitability for this role, should be sent to Tamsin Hutson, HR Manager, at

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 16th October 2020

We reserve the right to appoint at any time during the recruitment process.

Dulwich Prep London is an Equal Opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the DBS.

Registered Charity No: 1174356