Responsible to: Marketing Manager
Hours per week:Full time
Salary: Circa £24,000
Closing date: Midnight Sunday 2nd February 2020
Interviews: W/C 3rd February 2020
Taunton School was founded in 1847. It is an independent day and boarding school with approximately 1,150 pupils, aged from 0 – 18 years, with circa 400 boarders. We aim to challenge, nurture and inspire young people to succeed in a global community.
The exciting new role of Marketing Officer will be a key member of the busy Marketing department and report directly to the Head of Marketing. Working within the guidelines of the overall Marketing Strategy this role is responsible for brand management, print and advertising, press and editorial. In addition the role will lead on marketing events and work as part of our dynamic and friendly team of five to deliver and first class service to the School.
Ideally applicants will have five years’ experience of working directly in a marketing environment, experience within an independent school would be preferable but not essential. This role will focus largely on the more traditional aspects of marketing but a sound understanding of digital marketing would be an advantage. There will be a requirement to be flexible in approach with occasional evening work as required and Saturdays on a rotation basis.
Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding educational environment in which to work.
Further details are available at https://www.tauntonschool.co.uk/vacancies/. Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form, equal opportunities monitoring form and a covering letter to [email protected]. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address, CVs alone will not be accepted.
Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.
Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.