Vacancies Development Manager 05.11.2020

Full time
To start as soon as possible

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of the country’s leading independent day schools for girls, located on a six acre site in Hammersmith, London.  The School’s facilities are excellent, making it an exciting place to learn and work.  The bright, creative and motivated girls at Godolphin and Latymer receive unrivalled academic and pastoral support and outstanding examination results are achieved.

We seek to appoint a skilled and dynamic Development Manager to facilitate the day-to-day activities of the Development Office, working closely with our Director of Development and our Development Assistant.

The Development Manager supports the Director of Development in delivering a comprehensive fundraising programme and encouraging lifelong engagement and support of the School.  The post-holder plays a key role in fundraising and development activities, as well as being involved in all aspects of the Development Office’s work.  They are responsible for updating, maintaining and analysing the Development Office’s database and for building a prospect pool by forging and managing excellent relationships with donors and prospects.

Applicants must be highly personable, engaging and have an awareness of the requirements within our community.  The Development Manager needs to be able to work collaboratively within the team and they must have the experience required to lead on smaller projects.

Please refer to the recruitment information booklet for the full job description and person specification for this role.

This is a permanent and full time position and the hours of work are 8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday year-round, with occasional evening/weekend work required.  The post attracts 28 days annual leave.

The salary will be commensurate with the post and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

The start date will be as soon as possible on the completion of all required pre-appointment checks.

Please explore our website further to gain a good understanding of the School.  Fully completed application forms should be returned to as soon as possible.  Please note that applications must be made on the school’s application form.  CVs alone will not be accepted.

There is no closing date for this vacancy.

Applications will be considered on receipt and interviews may occur at any stage.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Charity called The Godolphin and Latymer School (charity registration number 312699) is administered by The Godolphin and Latymer School Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee (Company number 3598439).

THE GODOLPHIN AND LATYMER SCHOOL, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG.
HMC/GSA 800 girls, 11-18 (220 in the Sixth Form).