Head of Marketing & Admissions

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  • Organisation: The Oratory School
  • Location: Oxfordshire
  • Tenure: Full-time
  • Closing Date: Monday 13 February 2023

We are looking for a passionate and highly capable individual to join our team as Head of Admissions and Marketing to enhance further the school’s excellent reputation locally, nationally and internationally.

The post holder will bring together the Admissions and Marketing teams to drive process and procedure efficiencies, setting the highest quality and customer service standards.

Experience of managing an Admissions team within the Higher Education sector will be an advantage. You will be both a leader and a team player, an excellent communicator, commercially astute, proactive, and adaptable individual, who will be able to shape and deliver the School’s Admissions and Marketing growth strategy.

The Head of Admissions and Marketing is line-managed by the Head Master and is a full time all year-round role.

Key responsibilities:

· Monitoring and responding to key market trends in pupil recruitment and revising strategies and tactical marketing plans where appropriate.

· To develop campaigns and communications across multiple marketing channels.

· Manage a team across the disciplines of admissions and marketing and develop a plan to underpin the School’s strategic marketing plan.

· Manage the appraisal and development of the Admissions and Marketing teams and guide them in their work by liaising with key personnel and other

departments where appropriate.

· Produce regular management reports for the Governors on all aspects of the school’s admissions and marketing programmes and present these to Governors at Board meetings.

· Develop and maintain a detailed knowledge of the provision and initiatives at competitor schools, to inform strategic discussions.

· The co-ordination and implementation of the departmental plans and the associated budgets.

· Leading the school in all aspects of its admissions and marketing functions, acting as an ambassador for the school where appropriate, and for the external relations function itself within the school and beyond.

· The post holder may be required to carry out additional duties as required by the Head Master and will be expected to embrace the demands and opportunities of working in a busy boarding and day school.

We are looking for a passionate and highly capable individual to join our team as Head of Admissions and Marketing to enhance further the school’s excellent reputation locally, nationally and internationally.


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The post holder will bring together the Admissions and Marketing teams to drive process and procedure efficiencies, setting the highest quality and customer service standards.

Experience of managing an Admissions team within the Higher Education sector will be an advantage. You will be both a leader and a team player, an excellent communicator, commercially astute, proactive, and adaptable individual, who will be able to shape and deliver the School’s Admissions and Marketing growth strategy.

The Head of Admissions and Marketing is line-managed by the Head Master and is a full time all year-round role.

Key responsibilities:

· Monitoring and responding to key market trends in pupil recruitment and revising strategies and tactical marketing plans where appropriate.

· To develop campaigns and communications across multiple marketing channels.

· Manage a team across the disciplines of admissions and marketing and develop a plan to underpin the School’s strategic marketing plan.

· Manage the appraisal and development of the Admissions and Marketing teams and guide them in their work by liaising with key personnel and other

departments where appropriate.

· Produce regular management reports for the Governors on all aspects of the school’s admissions and marketing programmes and present these to Governors at Board meetings.

· Develop and maintain a detailed knowledge of the provision and initiatives at competitor schools, to inform strategic discussions.

· The co-ordination and implementation of the departmental plans and the associated budgets.

· Leading the school in all aspects of its admissions and marketing functions, acting as an ambassador for the school where appropriate, and for the external relations function itself within the school and beyond.

· The post holder may be required to carry out additional duties as required by the Head Master and will be expected to embrace the demands and opportunities of working in a busy boarding and day school.


The Oratory School

The Oratory School
Woodcote, Reading, RG8 OPJ

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