Admissions Officer (Maternity Cover), Ipswich, Suffolk

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St Joseph's CollegeIpswich, Suffolk
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 6 – 7, Spine Point 23 – 30 on the St Joseph’s College Support Staff Pay Scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover

 St Joseph’s College is an independent day and boarding school for 575 children aged 3-18. Situated on a beautiful and well-equipped 60 acre campus in Ipswich, Suffolk, the school combines strong Christian values with a relentless focus on supporting and nurturing children to ‘be their best’ within a family environment. St Jo’s is a community with heart; strong academic performance is complimented by a buzzing and extensive extra-curricular programme, a warmth of spirit and an ethos which places the personal, spiritual, moral and social development of individuals – pupils and staff - at its centre. 

The Admission Officer will ensure that the school’s recruitment targets are met; to handle all aspects of the school’s admissions process warmly with a view to maximising the number of enquiries, visits, registrations and joiners. It is also the responsibility of the Admissions Officer to ensure that the admissions database is at all times up to date with the prerequisite information on prep, senior and sixth form prospective families and their status.

Further details and an application form may be found at or by contacting the HR Officer by email ( or telephone (01473 690281).

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 26 January; interviews will take place w/c Monday 29 January 2018. The College reserves the right to interview prior to the closing deadline, so early applications are encouraged.     

St Joseph’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service. Please be advised that applications cannot be accepted unless they are on the College’s Application Form. References will be taken up and will be carefully checked. DBS charge payable by applicant.  

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