We are excited to announce that Springdale Preparatory School, a co-educational, independent boarding and day school located on twenty-one acres in northern Maryland’s rolling countryside has retained The Baugher Group to assist the school in its search for a new and innovative Dean of Enrollment Management beginning in July 2019. This is a full-time, administrative position.
Founded in 2015, Springdale is as a college preparatory school with a diverse student population from Maryland counties, other states across the country and all over the world. Springdale is approved by the Maryland State Department of Education and offers rigorous academics while equipping all learners with the tools needed to meet all of life’s challenges. Springdale prepares students for enduring success beginning with a foundation of respect for other students, faculty and the world around them. Students develop strong relationships with each other and with faculty, who help to shape them to become tomorrow’s leaders.
Springdale’s private school curriculum is based on providing real-world applications to equip learners socially, academically and emotionally. Springdale’s culture of diversity instills a respect for all who are part of a community that collaborates to solve problems, works creatively and achieves at the highest levels. Springdale differentiates offerings based on the individual needs of each student and all are afforded the opportunity to learn through experience inside and outside of the classroom setting.
Whether in the classroom, in the dormitory, or on the athletic fields, students experience learning through innovation and develop the skills needed to embrace lifelong learning and make a difference. For more about Springdale and its rolling admissions, visit https://springdaleps.org.
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The next Dean of Enrollment Management at Springdale will serve as the school’s chief administrator of student outreach, admissions, registration, and retention. The position will be responsible for creating and maintaining a student-centered, supportive atmosphere with sensitivity and responsiveness to all families. The position will also collaborate with Springdale faculty, staff, and community partners in support of the school’s philosophy/mission while reporting to Springdale’s Head of Schools/CEO.
Desired qualities include, but are not limited to: * Proven, successful experience as a recruiter, with a firm understanding of the admissions process * Demonstrated ability to be a collaborator, and communicates well with a wide audience of with families, faculty/staff, and board of investors * A true professional who is well-organized and detail-oriented, yet very adaptable to new trends in education and recruitment * Familiarity with and commitment to boarding education * Open to and able to travel and work comfortably in other cultures * Willingness to commit for a significant period of time
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Bachelor's Degree from a recognized college or university 2. Two (2) years' experience working in a preparatory or K-12 school environment 3. Two (2) years' experience recruiting, outreach, marketing, or sales
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: * Master's Degree from a recognized college or university in a field related to the position * Advanced skills in Word, Excel, and Outlook and/or software management systems for recruitment, managing customer relationships, and data collection * Experience in school admissions Interested and qualified candidates should electronically submit in one email and as separate documents (preferably PDFs) the following materials: * A cover letter expressing interest in this particular position * A current resume * A one-page statement of educational philosophy and practice * A list of five professional references with name, phone number, and email addresses of each to: