If you are interested in the community that is Hackthorn CofE Primary School and feel a desire to join us, then this is the place to find out what’s on offer.

Clerk to the Governing Body – 2.5 Hours per week

Salary Range: Grade 4,  Points 9 – 12,  (£17,419- £19,430 pro rata)

Hackthorn C of E Primary School is a small, friendly school situated in the beautiful rural village of Hackthorn, just outside the city of Lincoln. We enjoy strong links with St Michael and All Angel’s Church and with other local primary schools.

The Governors of the school are looking to appoint a well organised and reliable person to take on the role of Clerk to the Governing Body.

Candidates for the post should:

  • have already attended, or demonstrate a willingness to attend, the national programme for Clerks
  • preferably have experience of working within a school setting, or knowledge or the roles and responsibilities of the governing body and headteacher
  • be able to work at time convenient to the governing body, including evening meetings
  • have good listening and literacy skills
  • have excellent record keeping skills
  • be reliable, efficient, and flexible
  • be able to work as part of a team;


If you would like to join the staff of our outstanding, popular and successful village school, then this is the job for you!

We would like the successful applicant to start as soon as possible.

Visits to the school are highly recommended.

To arrange a visit, request an application pack or find out further information, please contact the school via:

Telephone: 01673 860295

E-mail: contact us here

Download the application pack here

Hackthorn Church of England Primary School is committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of children. All new appointments are made subject to detailed references and checks and satisfactory enhanced DBS checks. 

The closing date for the above post is 10.00am on Monday 19th June 2017

Interviews for the post will be held on Thursday 26th June 2017


We currently have a full complement of Governors, but please don’t let that put you off expressing an interest if you feel you would like to get involved when an opportunity becomes available.