Development Assistant (Communication and Events)

The remit of the Development Office is to develop and strengthen George Heriot's School by inspiring active participation, investment and loyalty. We do this through fundraising for the Heriot's Foundation and other key School projects and developing mutually beneficial relations with our 10,000-strong extended community of former pupils, parents and friends worldwide.

The Development Assistant (Communications and Events) is part of the Development team and works closely with the Head of Fundraising, the Director of External Relations and members of staff across the School, to support in the preparation and running of Development-led events and in the production of publications for and communications with the Heriot's community.

Hours of Work: 37 hours a week between Monday and Friday

Permanent; Full-time
Salary: £21,941 - £25,809

Full details about the role and requirements are contained within the Job Description link below.

How to Apply:

Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application accompanied by their CV and the completed application form:

By Email: (Preferred)

By Post:

The Principal
C/o The HR Manager
George Heriot's School
Lauriston Place

Closing Date for Applications is Noon on Friday 24th August 2018

Additional Information

Heriot's is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and the successful candidates will be required to obtain membership of the PVG scheme.

George Heriot's Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

George Heriot's School is governed by George Heriot's Trust, Scottish Charity number SC011463




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