Admissions Registrar

Closing date:
The Blue Coat School
Somerset Road
B17 0HR

Job description

We are looking to recruit a Registrar to join the Admissions team at The Blue Coat School. The position of Registrar is an important role in the School as admissions is often the first point of contact to the School. The Registrar is required to be knowledgeable about the School and be able to respond to queries quickly and efficiently. As a key member of the Admissions team, the Registrar will take the lead in the recruitment of new pupils from initial enquiry through to registration and eventual enrolment, meeting pupil roll targets. Attention to detail, and a friendly, warm and professional approach will ensure that the admissions process runs smoothly and that prospective parents receive an excellent first impression of The Blue Coat School.

The Blue Coat School is an Independent Day Preparatory School offering an outstanding educational experience to around 580 boys and girls from 2 to 11 years. Founded in 1722 as a charity school 'for the purpose of maintaining poor children' in the centre of Birmingham, it is now an IAPS Prep School occupying a beautiful site in Edgbaston in 15 acres of playing fields and gardens. It is a thriving community where children achieve a great many things with outstanding results.

How to apply

A full application pack and job description is available on the school website

Completed applications to be sent to:
Mrs K Collyer, Bursar, The Blue Coat School, 
Somerset Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B17 0HR
Tel: 0121 410 6812 Fax: 0121 454 7757 E-mail:

Closing date: Monday 15 May 2017 at noon.

Interviews: Week beginning Monday 22 May 2017.

The Blue Coat School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 
An Enhanced Disclosure will be required for this appointment.

IAPS Co-educational Day Preparatory School
580 children ages 2-11