Tilton School seeks a qualified full-time Assistant Director of Admissions, preferably with three to five years of experience in an independent school or college setting. This person will be an integral member of the admission and enrollment team, assisting in the management of the admissions application process and contributing to an effective enrollment management program. The Assistant Director of Admissions will be expected to participate in all phases of the admission, financial aid and enrollment efforts. Reports to the Director of Admissions. This is a year-round position.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Coordinate with the Director of Admissions to help implement key program objectives and marketing initiatives;
Participate in the admission process at all levels, including open houses, interviews and campus visits, enrollment outreach and retention activities, educational consultant networking, and travel;
Recruit and complete personal visits, phone, and electronic contact with prospective students/families;
Manage prospective student funnel of assigned grade level;
Participate in all aspects of the reenrollment process;
Participate as Member of Financial Aid Committee;
Assist in design and coordination of yield events and activities;
Assist in creating and executing the admissions marketing plan;
Frequent night and weekend work;
Other duties as assigned.
Proficiency in using a variety of software programs;
Ability to take initiative, to manage multiple tasks, to prioritize and to respect confidentiality;
Bachelor's degree required and preferably three to five years of experience.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about Tilton School, please visit our website, http://www.tiltonschool.org.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Tilton School
Tilton School, founded in 1845, is an independent college preparatory boarding and day school located in New Hampshire’s Lakes Region with an enrollment of 257 boys and girls in grades nine through postgraduate. The mission of the school has been to challenge students to embrace and navigate a world marked by diversity and change.
Central to Tilton School’s culture is a belief in “the power of potential.” In a close-knit community of students, faculty, staff and administration, Tilton’s unique educational program challenges students to discover, develop and advance their personal strengths and passions, while gaining the skills, knowledge and values essential to personal and professional success. Students are challenged academically with appropriately high standards and a rigorous curriculum requiring them to be active participants. Class sizes are small, averaging 12 students, with a student-faculty ratio of 6 to 1. Students are also encouraged to reach their full potential outside of the classroom through strong programs in athletics, arts, theater, and various other extracurricular offerings.
Tilton School’s 160-acre campus includes a new state-of-the-art academic buildi...ng, a new senior girls’ dormitory, and extensive athletic facilities. The school has an $11 million dollar annual operating budget, a $16 million endowment, and recently completed the largest capital campaign in its history. Tilton has also seen significant gains in its annual fund.