Oldfields School, an all-girls international boarding and day school, grades 8-12 in northern Baltimore County, is looking for an experienced Associate Admission Director. This is an outstanding opportunity for a person with a high degree of integrity, a keen interest and a deep commitment to the value of a single sex independent school education.
The Associate Director of Admission will be part of a team responsible for admission, recruitment, and marketing who:
Works with members of the team to develop marketing and admission initiatives for boarding & day student enrollment; initiate new markets, and maintain existing constituent groups.
Interviews, travels, arranges special events, conducts tours and orchestrates traveling program
Works closely with educational consultants, families, students and administrators.
Successful candidates must have:
Bachelors degree in a related field is required. Masters is preferred.
A minimum of three years of admission experience in an education/independent school environment.
Strong initiative, focus and energy.
Strong time-management, organizational skills with ability to meet deadlines.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills & an ability to establish and maintain collegial relationships among all school constituents. Excellent phone skills.
Strong interpersonal skills, be a self-starter, creative and able to motivate others.
Strength in recruiting, identifying, engaging and guiding prospective candidates through the process of admissions.
Knowledge of the admission process is key.
Ability to handle a multifaceted role and multitask in a fast-paced work environment.
Ability to analyze and evaluate student needs.
Knowledge of and appreciate of the benefits of an all-girls school.
Skills in Microsoft Office, Excel, database systems, website technology, and social media.
Experience with Blackbaud software a plus.
Ability to perform regular travel, locally and nationally.
Additional Salary Information: Interested candidates should send resume, cover letter and references in pdf format to Human Resources, Oldfields School at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oldfields School offers a dynamic and supportive work environment, competitive salaries, and a generous benefits package & on campus housing is available.
Oldfields is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
About Oldfields School
Oldfields School is an 8th-12th grade all girls international boarding and day school in Baltimore County, Maryland.