Admissions and Events Co-ordinator
Oxford High School is looking for an Admissions and Events Coordinator to support our busy admissions team across the school. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to use your first class organisational and administrative skills to play an important role in helping the smooth running of the department in a leading independent day school based in Oxford recently awarded Independent Girls’ School of the Year 2023.
Having excellent attention to detail and the ability to use your own initiative is key to being successful in this role, as is being able to maintain a high level of efficiency while working in a fast-paced environment. You will also need to be able to multi-task, communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing) and work to tight deadlines. Proven experience in office administration is also required.
As an integral part of the Admissions team, you will support all aspects of the admissions process from enquiry to enrolment, including coordination and attendance at our recruitment and admissions events. This role is about building relationships with prospective parents and pupils and so this role would be ideal for someone with great interpersonal skills. You will be based in our senior school, and you will also work closely with staff in our prep school.
If you have the passion to work in a busy and varied role in a leading independent day school, we would love to hear from you. In return, we offer you a great community in which to work where ideas are welcomed.
Oxford High School is Oxford’s oldest girls’ school and provides a vibrant, dynamic and creative environment for staff and pupils alike.
About Oxford High School: Since its foundation over 140 years ago in the heart of Oxford’s historic city centre, Oxford High School has been innovative and pioneering in its approach to girls’ education. Today, Oxford High School is a happy and vibrant place to work. As well as our commitment to girls’ education, we are committed to investing in our staff’s personal development through training and learning initiatives and via the Girls’ Day School Trust network. We are proud to have recently received Independent Girls’ School of the Year Award for 2023.
Benefits: As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, the leading and largest group of independent girls’ schools in the UK, we offer a variety of benefits, which include:
● Competitive salaries and pay progression
● Access to extensive professional development opportunities
● Training grants for qualifications
● Generous pension schemes
● Free life assurance benefit
● Free school lunches
● A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
● Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
● A Cycle to Work scheme
● Competitive terms and conditions of employment
For further details and to apply please click on the button below: https://oxfordhigh.gdst.net/about/job-vacancies/support-staff-vacancies/
Closing Date: 11:59pm on Tuesday 31st October 2023 Interview Date: w/c 6th November 2023