Assistant Director of Admission
Milton Academy, Milton, MA
Milton Academy seeks an Assistant Director of Admission for an opening in the Upper School (grades 9-12) 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, with its vibrant multicultural community.
This position includes the full range of recruiting and admissions selection responsibilities, including:
- Reviewing and evaluating admissions applications.
- Interviewing prospective students.
- Interviewing prospective parents.
- Serve on an admissions selection committee.
Extensive recruitment travel is required. Additional admission-related administrative and programmatic responsibilities will be assigned at the discretion of the dean.
Qualified applicants will hold a Bachelor’s degree and have 1-2 years of professional experience as an admissions officer in a fast-paced, selective admissions office at the secondary (boarding preferred) or college level. Candidates should possess the ability to be flexible, work collaboratively, and prioritize multiple projects and tasks in a fast-paced work environment. Other required experience and abilities include excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excellent computer skills. Must understand issues of confidentiality. Must be receptive to supervision and professional development.
Milton Academy is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin or ancestry, age, veteran status, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice are fundamental elements of Milton’s mission. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds.