Abingdon School is one of the oldest schools in England. Now a leading independent day and boarding school it has a rich and varied history of benefaction and development. We want to maintain a strongly inclusive culture in our school and to make a positive investment in society for the future. To this end the School is committed to widening access to an Abingdon education through increased bursary provision.
The Headmaster seeks an enthusiastic and ambitious individual who shares our values, to work with the Director of Development and Alumni Relations in building a long term culture of philanthropy to support agreed strategic priorities. In addition to fundraising for our bursary programme this will include specific initiatives linked to the Foundation Development Plan, for example extra-curricular, partnerships or facilities projects.
The successful candidate will demonstrate fundraising and relationship management experience, be able to influence stakeholders and possess the initiative to work on projects from inception through to completion. This role offers great potential for those looking to progress their career in a forward-looking and innovative environment.
Flexible working arrangements will be considered and a competitive package is available.
Closing date: Monday 18 March 2019 (midday)
Interview date: Tuesday 26 March 2019
For further details and to apply please visit our recruitment portal:
Abingdon is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.