Director of Marketing and Admissions, Devon

Closing date:Expiring soon

Shebbear CollegeDevon

Date posted:
Start date: Spring/Summer 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive, depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent

Applications are invited for the post of Director of Marketing and Admissions at Shebbear College with effect from Spring / Summer 2020.

Founded in 1820, Shebbear College is a thriving independent boarding and day school for 330 children, set in 85 acres of beautiful North Devon countryside. The College is a non-selective school and a member of MIST (the Methodist Independent Schools Trust), a prestigious and expanding group of UK-wide schools.

Reporting directly to the Head, this is an important role as part of a newly structured Senior Leadership Team within a warm, vibrant and friendly school community. The Director of Marketing and Admissions will develop and implement marketing and recruitment strategies to enhance the Shebbear brand locally, nationally and internationally in support of the growth and development of the College.

This exciting position will likely suit a commercially minded, strategic marketing, business development or sales professional.   Although experience within the independent schools or education sector would be an advantage, applicants with the necessary transferable skills are warmly welcomed to apply.

Shebbear College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Further information about the role and details of how to apply can be found at:

For an initial confidential discussion, please contact Peter Lockhart: 07876 354185 or

Closing date for applications: Monday 27 January 2020 at 10:00am

Shebbear College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Shebbear College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Shebbear, Beaworthy, Devon, EX21 5HJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1409 282001
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Shebbear College is an independent, co-educational, all-through school for children aged 3-18, with around 350 students. Located in the village of Shebbear, near Beaworthy in Devon, the school was first established by the Methodist Bible Christian So...