Director of Development, Tiverton, Devon

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Blundells SchoolTiverton, Devon

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Circa. £50,000 p.a (dependent on experience)
Contract term: Permanent

The Head and Governing Body of Blundell’s School invite applications for the position of Director of Development.

Set in the stunning Devon countryside, approximately 30 minutes from Exeter and 2 hours from London, Blundell’s is a beautiful co-educational boarding school in Tiverton.

The ideal candidate will have a strong track record of success in strategic development and fundraising and have first-hand experience of the implementation of a major ‘Capital Campaign’, preferably in a comparable (charitable or otherwise) organisation.

This is an exciting opportunity for a forward thinking, dynamic individual to join the Senior Management Team in one of the leading private educators in the West Country.

In addition to a strong remuneration and benefits package, you will discover an engaging, lively environment with plenty of challenge and the exceptional reward of seeing a fantastic school thrive.

For more information on this position or to download an application pack, please see our website or email 

Closing date for applications: Friday 22nd June 2018 at 12 noon

Interviews starting from: w/c 2nd July 2018


Blundell’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service

More about Blundells School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
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Blundell’s is a mixed, selective, Church of England all-through school with sixth form situated in Tiverton, Devon. It is an independent school and charitable trust with 600 day and boarding students. 

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