Head of Communications, Buckinghamshire

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Ashfold SchoolBuckinghamshire

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

The Post

We are looking to appoint a Head of Communications at Ashfold School to manage communications with parents and staff. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing marketing strategies for promoting the School to prospective parents, staff and the wider community. With a passion for creativity, they will be able to utilise their knowledge of marketing systems to develop existing strategies to enhance further the profile of the School.

Possessing significant experience of working in a marketing, PR or communications role, the successful candidate will be able to work to deadlines both collaboratively and on their own initiative.  They will naturally possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, accomplished IT and organisational skills, and an ability to foster positive relationships with the children, staff and the wider school community.  

The School

Ashfold is an established co-educational Preparatory School for around 280 children aged 3 - 13, set in a beautiful Jacobean mansion with its own 30-acre estate in the heart of the Buckinghamshire countryside just 30 minutes from Oxford. 

The school has expanded significantly over the last 15 years and invested heavily in its infrastructure and support systems. We aim to give every child the firmest possible grounding in the core academic subjects, within a small caring family community where children know both each other and all of the staff.


For an Application Form and full Candidate Brief please visit www.ashfoldschool.co.uk/staffvacancies via the Apply link.

Closing date:  5pm on Wednesday 17 April 2019

Interviews:  Thursday 25 April 2019

Ashfold is committed to the protections and safety of its children and the successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Charity Number 272663. 

More about Ashfold School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: Dorton House, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 9NG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1844 238237
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