Founded in 1886, The White Mountain School, a co-educational, independent boarding school seeks an admission professional for the position of Senior Associate Director of Admission. Situated on 250 acres, The White Mountain School is located in the heart of the beautiful White Mountains of New Hampshire and 2 ½ hours from Boston. Serving 125 students in grades 9 through Post Graduate, students come from 20 states and 10 countries. The White Mountain mission statement reads: "We are a school of inquiry and engagement. Grounded in our Episcopal heritage, we prepare and inspire students to lead lives of curiosity, courage and compassion." The School knows that this is an incredibly exciting time in education, and takes seriously the idea that education for the future must be about more than memorization and recall; it must be about student-driven inquiry and true engagement with our intellectual heritage. White Mountain has a clearly defined niche with its innovative inquiry driven approach to learning, a focus on sustainability, and strong outdoor sports program.
This year-round position reports to the Associate Head for Enrollment Management. The Senior Associate Director will participate in all aspects of the admission process including communications and marketing, travel, inquiry cultivation, interviewing and admission and financial aid decisions. Successful candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree, at least three years of admission experience, and a strong commitment to boarding school education. In addition, one must be a team player and possess superior communication, interpersonal, organizational and managerial skills, high energy, flexibility, warmth, and a sense of humor.
For more details about The White Mountain School, please visit the School’s web site at www.whitemountain.org. If interested in applying, please send an electronic file with a resume, a letter of interest and a list of three references to Jessica Willis, Assistant to the Head of School at firstname.lastname@example.org.