Events and Fundraising Officer (part-time), Surrey

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Manor House SchoolSurrey

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Fixed Term

Manor House School will celebrate its 100-year anniversary in the academic year 2020/21 and this brings an exciting opportunity for someone to join our amazing team. Organising a range of celebratory events and marketing initiatives to mark 100 years will be the main focus of this new position but you will also raise money toward the centenary financial target to contribute towards the future development plan for the school.

The Role

This new role at Manor House will primarily involve communication with existing and former pupils, parents and staff with a focus on marketing, events and fund-raising. You will represent the school and assist the organising committee of the Friends of Manor House with all events and fundraising initiatives. Events for the centenary year will include a self-funded centenary ball and garden party, raffle, 100 themed events and other marcom initiatives.

The role is for 2.5 days (18.75 hours) term time only and we are happy to consider candidates interested in flexible hours and is offered on a temporary contract basis to be reviewed after 2 years.


  • Well organised
  • Team player
  • Strong events background
  • Strong administration and planning skills
  • Excellent communicator
  • Diplomatic with all stakeholders
  • Brand aware
  • Experience in campaign management
  • Experience working with databases with strong Microsoft Office


  • Commitment to the ethos and aims of the school
  • Use of initiative and enthusiasm
  • Charismatic and approachable
  • hard working and resilient
  • High expectation of self and others

Please see the attached files for a full job description and specification.

Manor House School is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and all staff share this responsibility.   We have an extensive safer recruitment policy and procedure which ensures those unsuitable for working with children are identified at the initial stages.  All staff in regulated activity with pupils are subject to the standard employment checks including an enhanced DBS check. 

More about Manor House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 2 - 16 years
Address: Manor House Lane, Little Bookham, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT23 4EN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1372 458538
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