Incarnate Word Academy is seeking a Director of Admissions with a mid-January, 2019 start date. The Director of Admissions leads a dynamic team that oversees the recruitment and enrollment process. The admissions team communicates the mission of Incarnate Word Academy and helps prospective families explore the educational experiences that IWA offers to help young women prepare for a future of lifelong learning. The Director of Admissions reports directly to the principal and serves on the school’s leadership team.
Manage all areas of enrollment and re-enrollment
Meet/and or exceed enrollment goal for incoming freshmen.
Develop and implement strategies to meet the goals
Coordinate outreach and marketing activities related to recruitment in conjunction with the Principal and the Director of Communications and Marketing
Work as liaison between IWA and the middle school community
Supervise Admissions Team and manage admissions volunteers (Falcon Ambassadors and Parent Ambassadors)
Oversee the admission budget
A strong commitment to Catholic school education
Goal oriented with collaborative work style
Superior interpersonal, organizational and managerial skills
Ability to gather, analyze and track data
Strong computer skills
About Incarnate Word Academy, Houston
Incarnate Word Academy, a Catholic college preparatory high school for young women, is uniquely situated in thriving and diverse downtown Houston surrounded by Minute Maid Park, Discovery Green, the George R. Brown Convention Center, and bustling centers of business and the arts. The oldest Catholic high school in Houston, Incarnate Word Academy is owned and operated by the Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament and is celebrating over 140 years since its inception in 1873. Today, the student body represents fifty-six Catholic parishes and 108 zip codes across the metropolitan area, yet remains a friendly, intimate community of just over 350 young women.