Bursar and Clerk to the Governors, Warminster, Wiltshire

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Warminster SchoolWarminster, Wiltshire

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Start date: March 2018 but is flexible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: circa £70,000
Contract term: Permanent

Warminster School is a thriving independent day and boarding school for 550 pupils aged between 3 and 18 years. The School is situated on a beautiful site on the western side of Warminster town. 

The Governors and Headmaster are seeking to appoint an individual with a strong financial and commercial background to join the Leadership Team as the next Bursar. This is a key role with responsibility for the financial, HR and business administration of the school.

The successful applicant will have a proven ability to manage a diverse range of school support services, including building and facilities management, health and safety, human resources and legal and compliance obligations. The candidate will have strong leadership, management and communication skills and will need to be enthusiastic and self-motivated. Previous experience within a school environment would be of benefit but is not essential.

The post is available from March 2018, but the actual start date is flexible for the successful candidate.

Warminster School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo pre-employment checks in accordance with the DfE guidance on Keeping children Safe in Education. All appointments are subject to DBS enhance disclosure and safeguarding checks.

How to apply

Please send an email to Sonya Ellison (sellison@warminsterschool.org.uk) requesting an application form and job description or call her on 01985 210189.

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More about Warminster School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Church Street, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 8PJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1985 210100
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Warminster is a co-educational boarding and day school for pupils aged 3 to 18 in the South West of England. Life at Warminster is a busy one, filled with academic and co-curricular activity, discovery and adventure.

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