Assistant/Associate Director of Admissions

Staff / Full-Time

Kents Hill School, Readfield, ME

Assistant/Associate Director of Admissions

Position Overview

This position is for a recruitment professional who wants to be part of a strong and motivated admissions team with the common goal of meeting target enrollment and revenue on an annual basis. The right candidate will have an entrepreneurial mindset, a competitive spirit and drive, strong relational skills, and the ability to manage multiple responsibilities.

Reports To: Dean of Enrollment Management

Direct Reports: None


  • Work with assigned prospective students/families throughout the entire admissions process, from inquiry through enrollment
  • Willingness and ability to travel 20-30 days a year (domestic and international)
  • Cultivate relationships with key constituents (junior boarding schools, placement directors, educational consultants etc.)
  • Manage talent recruitment and enrollment; liaise with coaches, the Director of Athletics, and other program directors to help signature programs enroll mission aligned students


  • Previous Admissions experience preferred, but not required
  • Ability to work independently, plan proactively, manage a complex workload, and meet deadlines
  • Ability to communicate in a proactive, responsive, and professional manner
  • Interest in working in a student-centered academic environment that requires flexibility and creativity
  • Strong interpersonal and relational skills, exceptional customer service, and the ability to work collaboratively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community


  • Serve as a member of the residential weeknight and/or weekend duty team


Please send a brief letter of interest and resume to with the subject line “Assistant/Associate Director of Admissions.”

Kents Hill School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

Kents Hill School

Readfield, ME
High School, Post Graduate
Day, Boarding
All Gender