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Committee meetings: role of the clerk to the governing body

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Last updated on 21 December 2016
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Who can be the clerk at committee meetings? We look at the rules on who is eligible to be a committee clerk in maintained schools and academies. We also relay advice from the DfE on whether committee meetings should be professionally clerked.

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  1. 1 Eligibility to be the clerk to a committee
  2. 2 Should we use a professional clerk for committee meetings?
  3. 3 Role of a committee clerk
  4. 4 Temporary clerking cover

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