Assistant Director of Admission

Administrator / Full-Time

St. Andrew’s School, Barrington, RI

St. Andrew’s School, located in Barrington, Rhode Island seeks an Assistant Director of Admission to begin on July 1, 2023. The Assistant Director is a member of a team dedicated to the recruitment and enrollment of students who are best served by St. Andrew’s mission.  The ideal candidate will be an energetic, dynamic, and articulate team player; have strong organizational, writing, and public speaking skills; and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the mission and standards of the School by recruiting who will benefit from the School’s unique culture and programmatic offerings and contribute to the school community.
  • In alignment with the St. Andrew’s experience, develop personal and positive relationships with prospective students and families and facilitate the admissions application process. 
  • Represent St. Andrew’s in recruiting prospective students through coordinating and participating in outreach programs such as national, international, and local school fairs, individual visits, and events at feeder schools.
  • Establish ongoing verbal and written follow-up contact with assigned inquiries and applicants to facilitate a timely application and admission decision. Maintain and update assigned applicants on the Blackbaud database.
  • Read and evaluate applicant files, and participate in admission committee decisions for all applicants.
  • Work in concert with the Admissions team on a variety of scheduled admissions events including but not limited to: Open Houses, Revisit Days, and Admission Receptions.
  • Become proficient in the use of technology used to manage office recordkeeping and correspondence.
  • Engage in the life of the School and regularly attend School events and functions, and participate in weekend duty responsibilities four weekends per year.


  • Strong organizational, communications, and analytical skills. Also, excellent ability to work with and develop a rapport with individuals of all ages and backgrounds. 
  • Eager to work collaboratively with colleagues.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Committed to developing an equitable and inclusive community.
  • The ability to manage a moderate amount of domestic and international travel, and a willingness to work some evenings and occasional weekends. 
  • A Bachelor’s degree is required. 

St. Andrew’s School

Barrington, RI
Elementary, Middle School, High School, Post Graduate
Day, Boarding
All Gender