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Database and Research Officer

Job Title: Database and Research Officer
Job Reference No:
Responsible to:
Foundation Director
Hours per week:
Full time
Circa £20k
Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 22nd September 2019
Contract: Permanent

Founded in 1847, Taunton School is a well-respected co-educational independent school in the county town of Taunton in Somerset. It serves boarding and day-school pupils from the ages of 0 to 18. The Foundation is well established and has enjoyed significant growth and success over recent years.

We are now looking to recruit a talented Database and Research Officer to provide an essential service for our fundraising as we seek to secure significant philanthropic gifts in support of the exciting next stage in the School’s development.

We have a robust and well supported development strategy in place to ensure that we offer life-changing education for talented children, through our bursaries programme and to provide funding for capital projects.

Reporting directly to the Foundation Director, the Database and Research Officer will have excellent IT Skill and will provide a personable and professional service to a wide range of contacts.

Application details:
Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on Sunday 22nd September 2019

Download the Taunton School application form in MS Word format here
Download the equal opportunities monitoring form in MS Word format here
Download the job description in MS Word format here

Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to pre-employment checks including satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.

Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.