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Development Director

Development Director
The Head and Governors of St John’s College School invite applications for the role of Development Director from the summer of 2024, or as early as possible.

The School is looking for a Development Director to start an ambitious fundraising campaign, primarily to fund a significant bursary endowment over the next few years.

St John’s College School is a leading co-educational independent day and boarding school educating 440 children aged 4 to 13 located in the heart of Cambridge. The School traces its roots to the 17th century when it was founded by St John’s College, Cambridge and has long enjoyed a national reputation for the exceptional quality of education and care it provides.

This is an exciting opportunity to start a campaign and make a significant difference to the lives of children.

The successful candidate will have prior experience of raising significant funds for a charitable organisation and be wholly committed to the School’s ethos and values. They will have first-class communication skills and an ability to engage with a wide range of possible donors.

Further information on St John’s College School can be found at and an application pack is available on TES at 

A completed application form and covering letter addressed to Neil Chippington, Head, St John’s College School, should be submitted by the closing date 14th June 2024.

St John’s College School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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