Uplands is an Anglican, innovative, co-educational, independent school located on an extensive estate in White River, close to the Kruger National Park. We are committed to providing quality education to day (Grade 0000 – Grade 12) and boarding pupils (Grade 4 – Grade 12).
Uplands School is a member of the Independent Schools Association of Southern Africa (ISASA) and the Anglican Board of Education (ABE) and offers examinations set by the Independent Examination Board (IEB).
Uplands seeks to appoint a professional and passionate Marketing Assistant, whose strengths will lie in having good planning, organisation and administrative skills as well as good verbal and written communication.
The successful applicant will:
Possess a suitable post Matric professional qualification.
Have more than 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
Uphold the Vision, Mission and Values of the school, and actively contribute to its development.
Work effectively in a school office setting characterised by frequent direct and indirect interruptions.
Maintain the Business Development & Marketing Directors’ calendar, organise and/or attend meetings accordingly.
Work in collaboration with the Admissions Office with regards to various aspects of the Admissions process.
Be responsible for all Marketing material (e.g. ordering stock, printing and distribution).
Take minutes of meetings and publish these minutes in a timely fashion.
Have experience in using data bases, preferably school databases.
Assist in arranging Marketing trips and expos locally and internationally.
Be well written and spoken in the English language.
Be mature, empathetic and professional in dealing with pupils, staff and parents.
Possess integrity, and recognise and maintain confidentiality.
Be punctual, dependable and trustworthy.
Commencement date: As Soon As Possible
Uplands is an equal opportunities employer. Submission of a CV does not automatically entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted and Uplands reserves the right not to make an appointment.
All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence. Qualified candidates are requested to apply by submitting a CV not exceeding three pages and the contact details of two referees to the email address below.