Job Vacancies at Shebbear College

Director of Marketing and Admissions

Applications are invited for the post of Director of Marketing and Admissions at Shebbear College with effect from Spring / Summer 2020.

Founded in 1820, Shebbear College is a thriving independent boarding and day school for 330 children, set in 85 acres of beautiful North Devon countryside. The College is a non-selective school and a member of MIST (the Methodist Independent Schools Trust), a prestigious and expanding group of UK-wide schools.

Reporting directly to the Head, this is an important role as part of a newly structured Senior Leadership Team within a warm, vibrant and friendly school community. The Director of Marketing and Admissions will develop and implement marketing and recruitment strategies to enhance the Shebbear brand locally, nationally and internationally in support of the growth and development of the College.

This exciting position will likely suit a commercially minded, strategic marketing, business development or sales professional. Although experience within the independent schools or education sector would be an advantage, applicants with the necessary transferable skills are warmly welcomed to apply.

Shebbear College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

To apply for the role, please visit the RSAcademics website where you will find full details about the role and how to apply. Please do not send any application documents to Shebbear College as these will not be included.

For an initial confidential discussion, please contact Peter Lockhart: 07876 354185 or

Closing date for applications: Monday 27 January 2020 at 10:00am.

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Shebbear College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. An enhanced Disclosure Barring Service clearance will be undertaken by the School for all applicants considered suitable for posts advertised.