Director of Marketing & Admissions, Devon

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West Buckland SchoolDevon

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Start date: Required from March 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

West Buckland School is seeking to appoint a high quality professional with a proven track record to provide inspiring and strategic leadership of its Marketing and Admissions activities with effect from March 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

Reporting to the Headmaster and working with the School’s Leadership Team, the successful applicant will be a key public face of the school and will be responsible for the management of all marketing, communications and pupil recruitment related activities at the school.

The post will most likely attract an experienced marketing and communications professional from the independent education sector. Alternatively, the role might suit an exceptional individual with similar commercial experience gained outside the sector but who has an instinctive feel for the school’s customers and their needs, bringing with them the relevant skills to undertake this complex and exciting job.

For further detail please contact the Current post holder – Mr Andrew Conibear on or 01598 760015.

To apply please complete the application form along with a full curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of two referees, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer, and return to

Full details and an application form can be downloaded from (under employment) or call 01598 760281 for an application pack. 

Closing date for applications: 15th February 2018. Interviews w/c 26th February 2018.

West Buckland School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service. The post is defined as being within the scope of Regulated Activity.

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More about West Buckland School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: West Buckland, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 0SX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1598 760281
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West Buckland School was founded in 1858 nine miles from the town of Barnstaple. It stands in nearly 100 acres of grounds, surrounded by farmland, near the western edge of Exmoor.  Its rural location is outstandingly beautiful.  A number of...