Motcombe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment.

Successful candidates will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to pre-employment checks including a health check, an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.


Bank Staff Midday Supervisory Assistants

We are always looking for Midday Supervisory Assistants to join our team of bank staff to cover staff absence.  This is a claims only position (£9.25 per hour – pay award pending).

Lunch cover timings are as follows:-

Foundation Stage – 11.45am-1.00pm
KS1 – 12.00-1.00pm
Hall Cover – 11.30am-1.00pm

Support Staff Application Form Midday Supervisory Assistant – Job Description


Clerk to the Board of Governors

2.5 hrs per week / £24,614 – £25,271 (pro rata)

Motcombe School is a special place where children happily play and learn in a wonderful environment supported by exceptional staff who are proud to be part of the Motcombe family.

Our Board of Governors is looking for someone who is reliable, confident, good with people and with an interest in school governance.

You will need skills in good administrative practice and experience of minute taking. You will also need to be confident in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and email and have access to a computer and the internet.

Responsibilities will include working effectively with the chair of governors, headteacher and other governors to secure the continuity of governing board business. To advise on procedural and legislative matters to ensure the Governing Board works to the legal framework. An understanding of confidentiality is essential for this role. 

Tasks include the preparation and circulation of papers, attendance at meetings and minute taking; maintaining a business calendar including policy reviews.  

It is recommended that applicants either hold a relevant award (BTEC level 3 in Clerk to the Governing Board or equivalent) or be prepared to work towards the East Sussex Clerk to Governors Accreditation Scheme.

School visits are welcomed.  Please contact Tracy Robinson if you would like to arrange an appointment.

Please download an application pack here.

Clerk to the Governing Board – Job Description Clerk to the Governing Board – Application Form