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GBP £39,543 to £41,466 39543




Hackney Learning Trust


3rd Party

DBS Required


Contract Type

Permanent - Full Time

Closing date


Please apply for this role on the HLT website: https://www.learningtrust.co.uk/jobs/hlt/details?id=PFTFK026203F3VBQB798M8N8D&nPostingID=3692&nPostingTargetID=60246&mask=hltext&lg=UK

Hackney Learning Trust is the Education Services department within Hackney Council. It provides a range of statutory and traded services to support the education of children, young people and adults in the borough. Our vision is to provide excellent education for every child, young person and adult learner.

Hackney Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Positions at Hackney Learning Trust can be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Policy & Governance Officer with knowledge of governance systems to ensure high level decisions are taken within corporate and / or statutory frameworks and that these are appropriately planned, informed, recorded and monitored.  

This is a wide ranging role, working with the education service’s Senior Leadership Team and a range of senior managers.  With excellent verbal and written communication skills, you will manage and clerk high profile decision taking meetings as well as undertaking research, policy and project work ensuring managers are kept abreast of local educational developments and changes to national policy and legislation.  Your role will also involve development of new ways of working to ensure efficient and effective service delivery and governance support. 

The ability to work on multiple activities simultaneously and prioritise the most critical is essential. 

For further information please contact Hilary Smith, Head of Strategy, Policy & Governance via email hilary.smith@learningtrust.co.uk

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age

DBS check required for this role: Yes