The admissions and communications fellow will work closely with WNA staff to enhance our growing admissions and communications strategies. The position will work with both the director of admissions and director of communications. Possible assignments include helping with prospective students and their admission files from inquiry to enrollment; assisting in planning and running admission events on campus; gathering and creating content to be sent out to applicants and/or current parents; projects for our online presence, including WNA’s website and social media channels; and input on weekly communications projects, including the newsletter and editing tasks. WNA fellows will gain hands-on experience that will build a strong foundation for a fulfilling career in independent schools. Specifically, this position will be responsible for coaching a sport each season, participating on a rotating dorm duty team, and lending support in other areas of the academic and/or co-curricular program.
Candidates should be enthusiastic and organized and comfortable working with deadlines and taking initiative on creative projects. The successful candidate's areas of expertise will be considered and possibly incorporated into the education program.
Additional Salary Information: Housing is included.
About West Nottingham Academy
Established in 1744, West Nottingham Academy is the oldest boarding school in the United States. We are a 9-12 grade coeducational boarding and day school located in Maryland near the picturesque Chesapeake Bay, an hour’s drive from either Philadelphia or Baltimore. Our mission is to prepare students for the challenges of college and life through a curriculum groun...ded in the liberal arts and sciences, and a commitment to the intellectual, spiritual and social growth of each student. Last year, 120 students were enrolled, including 37% from overseas.
1079 Firetower Road - Colora, Maryland 21917- Telephone: 410-658-5556 - Fax: 410-658-6790
1079 Firetower Road - Colora, Maryland 21917- Telephone: 410-658-5556 - www.wna.org