Head of Alumnae Relations and Fundraising

01 Dec
£42,157.00 - £44,154.00 per annum

We are seeking to appoint a full-time Head of Alumnae Relations and Fundraising. This is an exciting new role that is at the heart of the strategic plan at St Helen and St Katharine.

Reporting to the Director of Communications and Marketing, the postholder will continue to develop the strong relationships and engagement programme with our thriving alumnae community of over 7000 Old Girls.

The postholder will also be responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of a fundraising programme to maximise support from a variety of stakeholders, primarily but not exclusively in support of the School's bursary fund.

St Helen and St Katharine will celebrate its 125th anniversary in 2028 and the postholder will develop and implement our 125 fundraising and engagement campaign.

We are looking for an invididual that has proven experience, is a great communicator and has a good understanding of nurturing relationships, creating clear, successful fundraising campaigns, and engaging with a range of stakeholders, ideally within a school setting.

All staff share the responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of the students, in accordance with the School’s safeguarding policies.

For full job details and an application form, please visit our website at:

www.shsk.org.uk >The School >Working at St Helen’s.

If you would like an informal conversation regarding the role please contact Lea Askgaard, Director of Communications and Marketing on 01235 520173.

Closing date: Thursday 1 December 2022 at 9.00am

Interviews: Thursday 8 December 2022

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

St Helen & St Katharine is an independent day school for girls aged 9 to 18.

  • Oxfordshire
  • Full-time
  • 01 December 2022
  • £42,157.00 - £44,154.00 per annum


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St Helen & St Katharine

Faringdon Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1BE

01235 530593

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