Development Manager, North Yorkshire

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Ampleforth CollegeNorth Yorkshire

Date posted:
Start date: Mid September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Ampleforth is home to England’s largest Benedictine monastic community who live a life according to the Rule of St Benedict.  It is also home to one of Europe’s foremost Catholic boarding schools, committed to all round excellence and academic ambition.  Ampleforth is set in over 2,000 of outstanding natural beauty in the Howardian Hills and on the edge of the North York Moors and close to the city of York. 

The Development and Alumi Department at Ampleforth Abbey and College is seeking to recruit a Development Manager.  The role is essential in both raising philanthropic donations for the work of Ampleforth and in developing relationships with our extensive Ampleforth Society. 

The successful candidate will be somebody who has experience of fundraising and/or marketing campaigns and is fully versed with GDPR and other relevant current legislation.  Importantly the person will be skilled at building relationships, influencing, negotiation and have experience of delivering successful engagement campaigns.

The post is temporary covering for a period of maternity leave.  It is expected the successful candidate will commence in the role mid September 2019 in order for an effective handover to be provided.

All applications must be completed on our online system. Please visit to view the job details and apply. 

The closing date for applications is Friday 21st June 2019 at 12pm.

Interviews will be held on Monday 1st July 2019.

The Ampleforth Abbey Trust, St Laurence Education Trust and its Schools are committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people. They expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and will ensure that all recruitment and selection practices and procedures reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to checks by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) along with other relevant employment checks.

More about Ampleforth College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: Ampleforth College Campus, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4ER, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1439 766000
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