The Assistant Director of Admission position is a twelve-month, full-time, administrative position that reports directly to the Director of Admission.
Cathedral School seeks a compassionate, thoughtful, enthusiastic, and detail-oriented educator to serve as at a leading Bay Area school. This candidate must possess excellent written and oral communication skills and be eager to learn, collaborate, and connect with boys ages 4-14 and the adults who love them. Energy, commitment to the School’s Mission, and a sense of humor are essential to the job.
The candidate should...
Be compassionate, thoughtful, enthusiastic, and detail oriented
Be committed to Cathedral’s mission of diversity and welcoming to all people
Possess excellent written and oral communicate skills
Be able to collaborate and support the teaching faculty
Be eager to work with boys 4-14 and their families
Be willing to work evenings and weekends
Be flexible and nimble when the unexpected inevitably happens
Possess a working knowledge of admissions on-boarding software
Manage online application process, trouble shooting for families when necessary
Respond to all email and phone questions from families
Coordinate events, on-campus and off-campus
Conduct student screenings
Manage Cathedral outreach
Coordinate outreach to underrepresented communities
Maintain and develop relationships with SMART, AIM High, ABC, and other community organizations
Maintain and develop relationships with local public elementary schools
Run Cathedral Community Scholars program
Identify schools, community centers, and churches where we can build relationships
Identify prospective candidates, and cultivate relationships with them and their families
Support candidates through the application process
Bachelors required; Master’s desired
3-5 years' experience working in Admissions or Development, or teaching, or degree in education
Event planning experience is very helpful
Conversational Spanish or Cantonese is very helpful
About Cathedral School for Boys
Cathedral School for Boys, founded in 1957, strives to provide education in the best tradition of the Episcopal Church and in consonance with the mission of Grace Cathedral. We believe that this education is derived from three main sources: the highest academic and personal standards humanely applied; building a diverse community united in its concern for the school and for the world; and an active engagement with religion and the spiritual dimension.
To provide an excellent education for boys at the elementary level.
To attract a diverse student body of strong academic potential.
To provide a school committed to intellectual inquiry and rigor, centered in the Episcopal tradition, respectful of and welcoming to people of all religious traditions and beliefs.
To develop social responsibility through exemplary programs of outreach and service.
To create a community bonded by open-heartedness, hope, compassion and concern.