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Director of Marketing and Communications

We are recruiting for this exciting position of Director of Marketing and Communications.

We are looking for someone who is dynamic, creative and who has the ability to manage all of our internal and external communications, raise the profile of the School regionally, nationally and internationally, and provide visionary leadership. This role will play an essential part in executing key areas of strategy across the School, including ambitious pupil recruitment targets, and the postholder will be monitoring admissions performance accordingly.

The successful candidate will be a subtle but clear communicator, able to engage key stakeholder groups and will thrive on the opportunity to define and implement a clear strategy and monitor its effectiveness.

The position is full time and permanent subject to a satisfactory probationary review. It will ideally suit a candidate with experience of working in a public or private sector organisation at senior level and who is prepared to lead, inspire and challenge. The successful candidate will have a track record of success in the delivery of services and managing change, ideally within an education environment.

Burgess Hill Girls is committed to promoting the safeguarding of children and expects all employees to share this commitment. Any offer will be made subject to the satisfactory pre-recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure. Burgess Hill Girls is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of age, gender, race, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.
All staff at Burgess Hill Girls are expected to contribute fully to the life of this busy and successful School.

To apply, please complete our application and return to our HR Department – Closing date for applications is Monday 22nd April 2024.
Burgess Hill Girls anticipates the successful candidate to start from 22nd July 2024.

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Director of Marketing and Communications

Director of Marketing and Communications

 Salary: in the region of £70-80,000 per annum, depending upon skills and experience

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a senior marketing and communications professional to take a lead role in shaping a new vision and strategy for this ambitious and forward-thinking school.

Set amongst the stunning 120-acre grounds of Kimbolton Castle, Kimbolton School is a flourishing independent co-educational day and boarding school for over 1000 pupils aged 4 to 18. Located in Cambridgeshire, close to the borders of Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire, Kimbolton proudly ranks as one of The Sunday Times’ Top 10 Independent Secondary Schools in East Anglia 2022.

Reporting directly to the Headmaster, this is a pivotal new leadership role, responsible for developing and managing a cohesive school-wide strategy for marketing, communications and pupil recruitment.

The successful candidate will be a strategic thinker and creative communicator who is able to embrace the spirit of Kimbolton, reimagine its brand and raise the profile of the School nationally and internationally.

Strong internal and external communication skills will be essential to help nurture positive relationships with the School community and provide inspirational leadership for a committed marketing, communications and admissions team.

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

Interested candidates are invited to contact RSAcademics in the first instance to arrange an informal and confidential discussion about the role:

Nina Lambert:

Closing date for applications is 10.00am on Tuesday 14th November 2023.

Kimbolton School is an equal opportunities employer committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

The safeguarding responsibilities of this post are detailed in the candidate information brochure

RSAcademics is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and to promoting diversity and inclusion in schools.