Head of Marketing & Admissions

West Sussex, England
08 Feb 2018
08 Mar 2018
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Head of Marketing & Admissions

Location: West Sussex

Salary: Competitive

Job type: Full Time

Closing date: 13th March

About the Role:

The School is a delightful independent standalone prep school of 430 boys and girls aged 2 ½ to 13 set in 260 acres of beautiful Sussex countryside. The tremendous grounds include a Forest School and a School Farm. The school has a proud record of feeding many of the top day and boarding schools in the South East, with a large proportion of leaving students achieving scholarships and awards.

The Head of Marketing & Admissions is a newly created role under Headmaster, Mr Calvey who took up the post in September and will be a key figure in the Senior Leadership Team at this exciting time. The post holder will provide strategic leadership across both Marketing & Admissions and will be responsible for imagining and delivery an appropriate marketing communications strategy.

Given the wide-ranging nature of the post it is anticipated that the scope of the role will evolve over time. Working closely with the Headmaster and the Director of Finance & Operations, the ideal candidate will possess commercial acumen and have a demonstrable track record of success in strategic marketing, communications, general management and customer care, ideally in an independent education environment. The school will welcome applicants from both educational and non-educational backgrounds.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to respect this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and a medical.

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