Highly customer focused you will be responsible for leading and managing the Marketing and Admissions teams to market the school, sustain and grow the school role to the required number and mix of students. You will be a key adviser to the Head on marketing and admission strategy providing market intelligence and commercial and competitive information.
This is a key role within the school and as such, you will be an experienced manager, with a proven track record in business strategy and marketing. Ideally you will have worked in an educational environment with direct experience of managing admissions or within a customer acquisition role. Self-motivated and customer driven with excellent communication and organisational skills you will thrive under pressure.
As an important part of the role, you will have regular contact with members of the Senior Management Team including the Governors, current and prospective parents, teaching and support staff, external relations with agencies and members of the press.
Leighton Park School is set in over sixty acres of beautiful parkland near to the heart of Reading. Founded on Quaker values, Leighton Park offers a distinctive atmosphere where we aim to inspire and support each student to prepare for their future by reaching their potential academically and personally. We aim to appoint a candidate who will contribute and thrive in our vibrant community.
To apply, please complete the attached application form or download an application pack from our website and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.
Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.
Closing date for this position is: 15th December 2016
Interviews will be held in early January 2017
HMC Co-educational boarding and day school for students aged 11-18.