Trinity is a growing 11-18 (4FE) Christian free school academy based in Sevenoaks. We moved into our new building in September 2016 with Years 7, 8, 9 and 10 (473 students). At full capacity we will have 790 students which will include our sixth form opening in September 2018.
Why work for Trinity School Sevenoaks?
- A Christian school with a strong vision, values and leadership
- We strive to place staff and students at the centre of everything we do
- We will prioritise your development and help you achieve your career aspirations
- We are confident you will enjoy coming to work each day
- There is a real unity across the school and at every level
- You will be joining a school where your efforts will not go unnoticed
- We occupy a brand new state of the art building and office & classrooms are well resourced
- There is ample on-site staff parking and designated staff work rooms
- Good travel links to London (35 mins by train), M25 (10 mins) and we are located in the heart of rural Sevenoaks
Parents, staff and students describe the school as a truly special place to work, teach and learn. The culture is supportive, challenging and every member of the Trinity team has high standards and expectations, and strives for excellence in every aspect of school life. Our vision and values permeate everything we do and this is demonstrated by our extremely well-behaved, polite students right through to our flourishing co-curricular programme.
Visits to school are encouraged and welcomed. If you would like to visit, please email email@example.com or telephone 01732 469111 to book an appointment.
Clerk to the Governors & Company Secretary (starting asap)
Actual Salary £12-14 p/h depending on skills, knowledge and experience.
The post is a zero hours contract with an annual salary expectation of c£3,000.
We are looking for an extremely organised, effective and flexible Clerk to the Governors & Company Secretary to join the Trinity team reporting to the Chair of Governors. The successful candidate will also be Company Secretary for Sevenoaks Churches Educational Trust (SCET).
You will be an individual who prides themselves on attention to detail, able to take accurate minutes, prepare agendas in consultation with the Chair of Committee and Headmaster and collate & distribute papers for meetings in a timely manner. Other responsibilities will be managing the schools’ policies and fulfilling the legal obligations associated with being a Company Secretary.
The successful candidate will understand the importance of strong Governance and that the Clerk/Company Secretary plays a pivotal role in the success of the school. Previous secretarial, office or administrative experience is essential and school experience would be a distinct advantage. A positive attitude and calm manner with the ability to prioritise and deal with a demanding workload is vital. You will be an excellent communicator, have a professional approach and be able to deal with complex matters both face to face and in writing. Candidates will have strong MS office skills e.g. Word and be competent users of email.
Trinity is a Christian four form entry secondary school based in Sevenoaks, Kent and we moved into our new building in September 2016. We have 660 students on roll from Years 7-11 and our sixth form is due to open in 2018.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students. The successful applicant will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure and checks regarding proof of ID, medical clearance and the right to work in the UK.
Closing Date: 15th December 2017
We strongly encourage applicants to visit the school to see our wonderful new surroundings and experience the culture for yourself.
If you would like any further information or an informal discussion please contact Karen Partridge, School Business Manager on 01732 469111 or email firstname.lastname@example.org