Job Summary: Foxcroft seeks a dynamic, personable and goal-oriented professional who is eager to support the School’s mission by recruiting and enrolling outstanding girls, who will thrive in our academic and boarding program. The Assistant Director of Admission works collaboratively as a key member of the Admission and Enrollment team to facilitate Foxcroft’s enrollment functions. These efforts include but are not limited to the following:
Researching, initiating contact, recruiting and yielding mission-appropriate students for Foxcroft
Representing Foxcroft at recruitment events, conferences, consultant fairs, and feeder schools
Interviewing prospective students and families
Working with prospective families as they complete applications and enrollment contracts
Serving as a member of the Admission Committee
Assisting with the organization and execution of open houses and campus visits
Assisting with Foxcroft’s student volunteer program
Assisting with marketing and social media initiatives
Additional responsibilities to support Foxcroft’s educational mission include advising students and/or clubs, serving on a dorm team, and chaperoning
No job description can anticipate all responsibilities as such; there may be other assigned duties.
A Bachelor’s degree
2 + years’ admission experience; independent boarding school experience preferred
Warmth of personality and strong interpersonal skills. Ability to build relationships with multiple constituencies to support the School’s diversity and inclusion initiatives.
Excellent communication skills (oral and written), and a strong attention to detail in order to articulate our message, draft communications, and support marketing efforts.
Strong data, technical and organizational skills and the ability to successfully manage multiple projects and work under deadlines.
High degree of discretion and confidentiality must be held.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally and to work evenings and weekends. Must hold a valid driver’s license and passport.
About Foxcroft School
An all-girls boarding and day school in Northern Virginia, Foxcroft prepares young women in grades 9-12 for success in college and in life. Our outstanding academic program offers challenging courses, including Advanced Placement classes and an innovative STEM program. Our premiere equestrian program is nationally recognized, and our athletic teams have won conference and state championships. Experience the best in girls' boarding schools.