Advisor for School Governance

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    £200.00 / Day
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  • Posted:
    7 months ago
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  • Deadline:
    October 27, 2019

Spencer Clarke Group are working closely alongside Wiltshire Council to provide them a with an Advisor for School Governance to join their team on a 3-6 Month Contract, likely to be extended.

This role is 37 hours per week and offers a pay rate of £200 per day. This may be negotiable dependent on your experience. Working hours will be 09:00 am to 17:00 pm.

The purpose of the job: To focus on improving the quality of leadership and management, and learning and teaching to ensure high standards, improving the life chances for all children and young people. This is a great opportunity to join newly re-structured Wiltshire school effectiveness team and play an integral part in raising standards in schools across Wiltshire. You will be part of the South West regional network of governance coordinators and leading a popular well-regarded governance team.

As a successful Advisor for School Governance, you will:

  • Improve governance throughout Wiltshire by conducting external reviews and identifying and advising on strategic issues.
  • Support and challenge schools that are underachieving and vulnerable to failure.
  • Narrow the gaps for vulnerable children and young people to enable them to achieve in line with their peers.
  • Design and deliver a comprehensive program of training for school governors, as well as providing your expertise, support and advice to governors, parents, head teachers and councillors as part of the governor advice service.

To be considered for this role, you will have the following knowledge/experience:       

  • Degree in relevant subject or equivalent experience
  • Experience of advisory for schools within an LA context working with headteachers and Governors
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Governors’ guide to the law
  • High level influencing and negotiation skills

If you wish to be put forward for this role, please apply and contact Richard Shorrock @ Spencer Clarke Group –


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  • Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities
  • Market leading referrals of up to £500
  • Free DBS checks
  • Post Placement Aftercare
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency workers


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