Besant Hill School seeks an Associate Director of Admission to assist in the schools recruitment and retention efforts. This position will focus on 9th-12th boarding admission for domestic students, with some focus on international students as well. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position.
The Associate Director will represent Besant Hill School both on and off campus to prospective students, their families, and various constituencies. This position will research, plan and execute recruitment strategies along with the Director of Admissions for specific areas and student populations. These strategies will include significant seasonal travel and weekend and evening work to visit schools, organizations, consultants, families and alumni, and potentially host events.
The Associate Director will create and maintain close relationships with prospective students and their families, guiding them through the admission process and helping them transition into Besant Hill School. She or he will coordinate with members of the admission team and the Greater Los Angeles area in the creation and execution of school visits and special events.
Please send a resume and the names and contact information for three professional recommendations to:
Candidates should have a bachelor's degree, and at least three years of admission experience, or equivalent experience in marketing, communications, or education, with a demonstrated record of success in enrollment management and retention. The ideal candidate will be a creative, detail-oriented, flexible, and collaborative team member with excellent verbal and written communication skills. This self-starter must be passionate about working with teenagers, being an enthusiastic member of a diverse school community, and be willing to stop at nothing to achieve revenue targets set by the school and its board of trustees.