Gerstell Academy is seeking a full time Lower School Admissions Associate. This position is a 12-month position with hours that are conducted primarily during the work week, but include evening and weekend responsibilities.
The Lower School Admissions Associate will lead all aspects of the primary and elementary admissions process for prospective Pre-K through Fifth grade applicants. The primary responsibilities of the highly visible position include:
Coordinate outreach in the community to generate interest in the Gerstell Academy lower school program, working closely with preschool directors, educational consultants, and local educational organizations. Represent Gerstell Academy at local events.
Plan and lead admissions events for parents and prospective students, including tours, open house, community events, and receptions/play dates for admitted and enrolled families.
Manage the applicant pool, including application and file review, coordinating applicant visits and assessments, and overseeing Pre-K and Kindergarten group evaluations.
Coordinate lower school shadow day visits for prospective students.
Present candidates for admission to Admissions Committee and maintain open communications with Director of Admissions.
Bachelor's Degree and knowledge of early chioldhood elementary education.
Minimum of three year's experience in lower school admissions with demonstrated success in enrollment growth.
Strong marketing ability aligned with social media experience.
Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills
Ability to collaborate well with faculty, administrators, and parents.
Strong communication and organizational skills.
Consistent and timely follow up.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to Ms. Mary Louque, Director of Admissions/Vice President, at email@example.com