The Director of Enrollment is an integral part of our school’s administrative team and is responsible for managing all facets of the admissions process in the school’s effort to attract, enroll, and retain a diverse and dynamic student population.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The Director of Enrollment will:
Contribute to the mission and standards of the school by recruiting and retaining students who will benefit from the school’s unique culture and programmatic offerings and contribute to the school community.
Formulate forward-thinking, strategic application, admission, and enrollment policies.
Coordinate four essential elements to ensure a competitive admissions process and the long-term health of the student body and broader alumni/ae base:
admission management (the tracking of prospective students from applicant to enrollment and beyond)
research (analyzing data that affect enrollment)
Develop a strategic recruitment and communication plan to reach targeted audiences, including identifying and implementing best-practice web-based technologies.
Oversee enrollment budgets.
Understand the culture and climate of the school and the broader educational environment.
Communicate clearly and enthusiastically to all staff, prospective students and their families.
A bachelor’s degree; master’s degree preferred
Five to seven years of experience in education, preferably in admissions
Ability to think critically and creatively
Proven success in an administrative role, preferably working with a board
Demonstrated leadership qualities
The ability to work collaboratively with other school community members