Governance Professional

Governance Professional

37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year worked on an annualised-hours basis*

Grade 9 NJC (Full Time SCP 27 £31895 to SCP 31 £35336, Pro-rata £27399 - £31038

Home Based

The Aspire Educational Trust Central Team are seeking to appoint a highly skilled professional to lead our Governance function. Your background could be in law, policy, compliance, governance or education. This role is to support Trustees and the Executive Team in all areas of Governance and is key to ensuring strong accountability and compliance across our Trust.

We are looking for an individual who has highly effective influencing and enabling skills. You will have the confidence to advise the Chair, Trust Board, Committee Chairs and Executive Team have a strong interest in education and governance, and data protection and company law. Essential to the role are excellent communication and organisational skills and a proven track record of strategic planning and of working with a range of stakeholders.

Joining our growing Trust now offers a fantastic opportunity to help shape the next phase of our development and growth.

For more information about this role please contact our HR team at 

To apply please complete the AET Application Form which can be found below, and return this to by Friday 8th July.

CV’s will not be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Closing Date: Friday 8th July 2022

Interview Date: TBC

The Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references, medical checks, right to work in UK and safeguarding checks (including enhanced DBS and a declaration of disqualification (Childcare Disqualification regulations 2009).