The Assistant Director of Admission is a member of a collaborative team of professionals. The Assistant Director presents the School and its program to prospective families. This is a full-time, 12-month position that is eligible for benefits. The position requires attendance at evening and weekend programs and requires domestic and international travel. The Assistant Director of Admission reports to the Director of Admission.
Duties and Expectations:
Follows up on inquiries, conducts interviews and tours with prospective families. Provides information and support to current and prospective families in person, on the phone or through email as they navigate the independent school admission and financial aid process. Directs the student ambassador program providing training & scheduling for student ambassadors as well as annually interviewing and selecting new ambassadors and head ambassadors. Travel on behalf of the School, leading outreach and engagement efforts regionally, domestically, and internationally by attending conferences, school fairs, meetings with consultants, feeder schools, and other admission receptions. In association with the Director, develops close working relationships with educational consultants, Heads of Schools, Directors of Placement and administrators at current feeder schools, and others who may play a role in recruitment. Participates in and provides event planning support for Admission Open Houses, Revisit Day, and Consultant Tours. Reads and evaluates files as a member of the internal Admission Committee.
Forman School, Inc. is an "affirmative action-equal opportunity employer" in accordance with regulations adopted by the State Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities." It is the policy of Forman School to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religious creed, age, sex, pregnancy, marital status, disability, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, veteran's status, genetic predisposition or any other legally protected status.
About Forman School, Inc.
Forman School is a coed college prep school dedicated to empowering students who learn differently. Forman serves 215 students in grades 9-PG. The school is located two hours from NYC and two and a half hours from Boston. Metropolitan New York plays an important role in the admissions process, but students come from 25 states and 16 countries (Forman has a small international population made up of students from English-speaking countries, expats, and bilingual students)