Description: Assistant/Associate Director of Admission
The Assistant/Associate Director of Admission will assist in all aspects of admission responsibilities: recruitment, marketing, selection, financial aid, and enrollment. The successful candidate will be joining a highly collaborative office, and will be an innovative thinker who can operate both independently and as part of a team.
Candidates should be prepared to develop recruitment strategies to attract applicants to the school. The ability to manage multiple projects and communicate progress appropriately is essential.
S/he should be comfortable utilizing technology and databases. The candidate should also have excellent organizational, time management and communication skills.
S/he must possess the interpersonal skills to relate and interact with adolescents, their parents, placement professionals, and the faculty and staff of Brewster Academy. The candidate must possess the willingness to travel frequently at times and work nights/weekends throughout the recruitment cycle.
S/he will be expected to represent and promote Brewster Academy and its unique mission in a positive and professional manner. In addition to joining the admission team, the candidate must be genuinely interested in participating in the responsibilities that are associated with a boarding school (school events, athletics, and residential life) and embrace the mission of the school.
Prior admission experience and a familiarity with boarding schools are preferred. A bachelor's degree is required.
Faculty appointments include two seasons of coaching athletics and responsibility in a dormitory as a houseparent. Faculty members are expected to participate in all aspects of the school.
Brewster Academy, first founded in 1820, is a coeducational private boarding/day school. Brewster Academy is an international leader in school reform and educational technology. Teaching candidates must be interested in working in an exciting, highly professional collaborative teaching environment, implementing research based teaching practices using a defined curriculum model differentiated to meet a range of student abilities. Set on a beautiful 80-acre rural campus on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro NH, 2 hours north of Boston, Brewster attracts and enrolls 360 students, grades 9-PG, and 60 faculty from all over the world. Visit our website at www.brewsteracademy.org EOE