The Loomis Chaffee School seeks an Associate Director of Admission to join a talented, enthusiastic admission team and an engaged, equity-minded faculty committed to the growth and development of young people and passionate about the school’s mission to inspire in our students a commitment to the best self and the common good.
Work with the dean of enrollment and director of admission & financial aid to design and implement recruitment strategies to meet established enrollment goals;
Develop new and maintain established relationships with school counselors and educational consultants;
Interview prospective students, read and evaluate admission files, and serve on the Admission Committee;
Coordinate and/or assist in implementation of programming efforts both on-and off-campus;
Support and/or manage projects related to other office-wide efforts as assigned: e.g, marketing, territory management, data analysis, campus visitors, community volunteers, etc.;
Assist in other areas as needed.
Travel is expected as a part of admissions work as well as periodic nights and weekends.
A Bachelor’s degree is required.
Preference will be given to applicants with prior admissions and/or boarding/independent school experience.
This is a full time, ten-month position. On-campus housing is an option for those interested in contributing to the boarding community through coaching and/or other school responsibilities.
Successful candidates will possess the energy and inclination to thrive in a fast paced and deadline-driven environment; excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; a sense of humor; the ability to work collaboratively as well as independently, and the desire to take initiative in creating new ideas to enhance our work.
The Admissions Office seeks a staff that reflects the diversity of the Loomis Chaffee community.
Loomis Chaffee offers a competitive and comprehensive benefit and salary package including but not limited to:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance effective 1st of the following month upon date of hire
403 (b) retirement plan with an employer contribution of 2% for each 1 % an employee contributes up to 10%. Employees are eligible to participate upon employment and are eligible for the employer match after a year of service, or with proof of full vesting in a 403 (b) from another educational institution.
Employer paid short-term and long-term disability
About Loomis Chaffee School
The Loomis Chaffee School is a four-year, coeducation, college-preparatory, boarding school located on a 300-acre campus in historic Windsor, Conn. Chartered in 1874 by five siblings who had outlived all of their children, the school embodies their democratic and inclusive vision. In the classroom, on the playing fields, or on stage, Loomis Chaffee’s 700 students experience a challenging and transformative education in a community that cares about each individual. Thirty-four percent of the students receive financial aid. For more information, please visit www.loomis.org.
The Loomis Chaffee School does not discriminate against people on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status or disability. This policy applies to, but is not limited to, admission, financial aid, employment, use of school facilities and participation in school activities.