Cushing Academy seeks a Director of Financial Aid/Associate Director of Admissions beginning July 1, 2021. The Director of Financial Aid/Associate Director of Admissions reports to the Associate Head of School. The Director works closely with the Director of Admissions and other admission team members on all enrollment activities. In partnership with the Head of School, CFO, Associate Head, and Director of Admissions, the Director of Financial Aid develops and executes financial aid strategies to attract and yield mission-appropriate students. The Director of Financial Aid participates in all Admission Office functions, including interviewing prospective families and students; traveling on behalf of Cushing to recruit students; staying current on financial aid strategies and developments in the independent school marketplace; and participating in all aspects of life in a boarding school.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter indicating interest and a resume to Catherine Pollock, Associate Head of School, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidates must have 5+ years of experience overseeing financial aid, preferably in an independent secondary school; strong interpersonal and communication skills; database management experience related to admissions, such as Blackbaud and Hubspot; experience with and demonstrated success at working as part of a team.
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