Job Title: Preparatory School Admissions Manager
Responsible to: Director of Marketing and Admissions and Headmaster of the Prep School
Job Reference No: 18-19035
Hours per week: Full time – all year round
Salary: Circa £25,000
Taunton School is over 170 years old and is an Independent School educating approximately 1200 boys and girls aged 0-18 (around 400 boarders) on one impressive site. We aim to challenge, inspire and nurture young people to succeed in a global community. We have a vibrant Preparatory School (Years 3 to 8) of some 270 pupils with another 230 pupils in the Pre-Prep and Nursery.
The Admissions Manager will be responsible for recruiting new pupils to the prep school, which will involve supporting the promotion of the school externally, particularly locally, to generate a large number of enquiries from prospective parents of children aged from 7 – 12 years of age and managing and acting upon those enquiries and selling the benefits and differentiators of the school.
This is an interesting and challenging post which would appeal to an experienced individual who is used to dealing with a busy schedule, keeping calm under pressure, is proactive and who enjoys communicating with a wide variety of people.
Good word processing and spreadsheet skills are essential. The post holder should have direct or indirect experience of a marketing environment and independent education.
Application details: Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to email@example.com. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.