Milton Academy is an independent coeducational national and international boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12, on a 125-acre campus eight miles south of Boston.
Milton Academy seeks an Assistant Director of Admissions for an opening in the Upper School Admissions Office. The Assistant Director of Admission must have a deep understanding of and appreciation for the unique mission and characteristics of a New England boarding/day school, specifically Milton Academy. This position includes the full range of recruiting and most selective admission responsibilities, including interviews with prospective students and their parents; management of an admission territory; folder reading and evaluation; and membership on the selection committee. Extensive recruitment travel is required. Additional admission-related administrative and programmatic responsibilities will be assigned at the discretion of the dean.
Key Functions and Responsibilities:
Perform a full range of recruiting and admissions selection responsibilities, including:
Reviewing and evaluating admissions applications
Interviewing prospective students
Interviewing prospective parents
Serve on admissions selection committee
Travel extensively to recruit students.
Generally participate in the life of Milton Academy
Other responsibilities assigned during the evaluation period
Milton Academy welcomes candidates who would add to the racial, cultural and gender balance of the School community. Milton Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Qualified applicants will hold a Bachelor’s degree and have two years of professional experience in a position that requires a customer service orientation. Candidates should possess the ability to be flexible, work collaboratively, prioritize multiple projects and tasks in a fast-paced work environment. Other required experience and abilities include excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must understand issues of confidentiality. Must be receptive to supervision and professional development. Preferred candidates will have experience in an independent school environment.
About Milton Academy
Milton Academy, established in 1798, is an independent coeducational national and international boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12, on a 125-acre campus eight miles south of Boston.