Stockport Grammar School
Stockport, Greater Manchester
£41,000 - £45,000
Contract, Full-time
Job description

We are seeking to appoint an experienced fundraiser with an excellent track record of success to the newly created role of Head of Development. You’ll bring the expertise, ambition and excellent interpersonal skills needed to substantially increase philanthropic income from a range of sources including individuals and trusts.

As our ideal candidate, you’ll have proven experience of successful fundraising (six figures and above) with high-level private personal donors and philanthropists. Naturally, you’ll need outstanding interpersonal skills with the necessary listening, influencing, facilitation, negotiation skills and diplomacy to represent the School at the highest levels.

Founded in 1487, Stockport Grammar School is a thriving independent day school committed to a happy and secure school environment, the highest academic standards and a wide range of co-curricular activities.

The benefits package includes five weeks’ paid holiday per year, a generous contributory pension scheme, life assurance, free lunches during term time, and School fee discount: 50% for the first child and 33% for the second child.

If you’d like to find out more and apply, please click the apply button to be taken to our website where you can download the full job description and an application form.

Closing date: 24th February 2020.
Interview date: 20th March 2020.

Stockport Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be prepared to undergo child protection screening, including checks with previous employers and DBS.

Posted on: 31 January 2020
Closed date: 24 February 2020
Tags: Fundraising