The Williston Northampton School, an independent co-educational boarding and day school in Easthampton, Massachusetts, is a culturally diverse educational community serving grades 7-12. We are seeking to hire a full-time Associate Director of Admission for the 2022-23 school year. Strong candidates will have a minimum of five years of experience working in independent school admission, preferably with experience in international student recruitment. Candidates will need to travel, domestically and internationally, on behalf of Williston for student recruitment. The essential functions of this role also include acting as a resource for prospective families considering enrollment at Williston, evaluating admission decisions and applicant files, and participating in special events. Candidates will possess sound interview skills and a poised capacity for public speaking in representing the school. Preference will be given to candidates who hold strong existing relationships with educational consultants and secondary school placement directors at feeder schools, domestically and internationally. Full job description available on our website.
This position includes involvement with our afternoon athletics and extracurricular activities as well as student advising. Living on campus and working in the School’s residential life program may also be an option with this position. Driving a school minibus is also an expectation of this position. Candidates must be able to successfully complete the state mandated CORI, as well as SORI and a general background check as well as a fingerprint based criminal background check. It is important that candidates possess the flexibility, energy, commitment to teamwork, and appreciation for adolescents that life in an independent school boarding community requires. Please direct all inquiries, including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references to Chris Dietrich, Dean of Enrollment Management