Glen Urquhart School, a K-8 independent day school 45 minutes north of Boston, seeks an experienced admission professional to serve as Director of Admission. The successful candidate will lead and direct all aspects of the marketing, recruitment, and interviewing process leading to the selection, enrollment, and retention of the student body. Knowledge of proven marketing techniques in admission, capacity for strategic data-driven planning, strong interpersonal skills, effective oral and written communication abilities, and sound managerial and organizational abilities are essential. Proficiency in admission and financial aid software is integral to the role. The Office of Admission currently includes one staff member in addition to the Director. The Director reports to the Head of School and sits on the senior leadership team. This is a year-round position with benefits.
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We seek a motivated and flexible admission leader who understands a K-8 day school environment and who can work in a cooperative, dynamic setting. This position requires a bachelor’s degree (master’s degree preferred) and a minimum of five years of independent school admission experience or equivalent. Glen Urquhart School seeks candidates who will add to the racial, cultural, and gender diversity of our school community.
Founded in 1977, Glen Urquhart is a coeducational, independent school serving approximately 200 students in kindergarten through eighth grade. Situated on a beautiful 23 acre campus of woodlands and wetlands in a suburban area about 45 minutes from Boston, the school has a rich program featuring a co-teacher model in grades K-5, experiential curriculum, extensive community service that includes i...nternational travel, and a strong record of outstanding student achievement and secondary school placement. The school enjoys strong partnerships with families and a reputation for excellence on the North Shore.