The local authority does not operate a clerking service. Schools who are in need of clerking support should contact the Education Improvement Team on 0151 443 3229 for advice on where they could commission clerking services.

Clerks' Forum

The local authority facilitates a termly forum to which all Clerks to governing boards in Knowsley are invited. This meeting enables Clerks to come together and share information and good practice whilst receiving timely updates on activities and priorities from the local authority together with training and development on key issues relevant to their role and responsibilities.

For more information about the Clerks' Forum, please contact Catherine Gilhooley on 0151 443 5728 or email