Job Description

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.