Director of Development

Closing date: 31 October 2021
Fundraising Corporate Major Donor
  • Salary £65,000 - £75,000 per year
  • Location Bushey, Hertfordshire
  • Job Type Permanent, Full-time
  • Sectors Education
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Celebrated throughout the world as a centre of musical excellence, The Purcell School is the most vibrant, exciting and exhilarating place to work or study.  We are a close-knit community dedicated to nurturing some of the world’s most talented young musicians and we recognize the unique privilege it is to work with these incredibly gifted students. 

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic senior fundraiser to this exciting new role.  As a key member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT), you will set a clear strategic fundraising direction.  You will drive ambitious, achievable targets for income streams aligned to the school’s vision, mission and strategic goals. This will include developing and implementing fundraising strategies across new and existing income streams including High Net Worth individuals, CSR from corporates, major donors, trusts and individuals.

If you are energetic, ambitious and creative; if you are an experienced boarding and/or pastoral practitioner and genuinely enjoy the company of young people, this would be a fantastic opportunity for you!

Please see the Candidate Information Pack for full details.  If you are interested, please apply on the School application form with a supporting personal statement, we are unable to receive c.v.'s alone.

Previous applicants need not apply.

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