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Admissions and Advancement Associate

Bishop Garcia Diego High School (Santa Barbara)






Position/Title: Admissions and Advancement Associate
Appointment: School Year 2021-2022
Reports To: Director of Admissions and President

Position Opening:
Under the supervision of the Director of Admission and President, the Admissions and Advancement Associate plays a critical role in supporting Bishop Diego. They assist in maintaining the admissions and development databases, engage regularly with multiple constituents, and provide support for both offices. This person handles confidential information, utilizes data to help inform decisions, and leads special projects. They have a strong rapport with students, parents, alumni, donors, and staff alike. They also have a deep appreciation for the Catholic faith and a commitment to the teachings of the Church.

Responsibilities include:
o Assist in the school’s marketing and communications efforts
• Assist in planning, implementation, and execution of communications to various constituents, including parents/guardians, alumni, Board of Trustees, students, faculty/staff, and prospective families.
• Partner with instructional teams and departments to develop and/or edit content for print and digital publications.
o Monitor and update social media presence as requested
• Manage Bishop Diego’s social media presence, including content development.
• Partner with classroom teachers and, where appropriate, students, to showcase Bishop Diego’s program, faculty & student work to internal and external constituents.
• Develop an annual social media plan to promote Bishop Diego and align with school
events and calendars.
o Maintain photo archives
o Personal engagement with members of the Bishop Diego Community
o Tracking and maintenance of inventory (promotional items, admission supplies, development supplies, etc.)
o Support Admissions and Advancement event planning and execution
o Coordinate and manage alumni media and events
o Assist with recruitment and re-enrollment activities, as needed
o Lead school tours
o Other general administrative responsibilities in support of the Principal, President, and Director of Admission.


Required Qualifications:
Preferred candidates will have:
o A Bachelor’s degree is required
o One to three years’ experience in school admissions and/or fundraising/marketing efforts
o Excellent verbal, interpersonal, and written communications skills
o A high level of initiative, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills
o The ability to manage multiple projects on deadline
o Direct experience with School Admin, Blackbaud/Raiser’s Edge software, Microsoft Office & Excel, events management, social media, and digital communications.

Bishop Garcia Diego High School offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and demonstrated accomplishments and comprehensive benefits package.

To Apply:
Interested candidates are encouraged to review our school and curricular philosophy at To apply for the position please provide the following to the physical mail or email address below:

• Cover Letter
• Current Resume
• Copy of Transcript
• Three Professional References

No Phone Inquiries Please
Admissions and Advancement Associate
Attn: Mrs. Karen Regan
Bishop Garcia Diego High School
4000 La Colina Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Bishop Garcia Diego High School provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability.

Information/Application Contact

Bishop Garcia Diego High School (Santa Barbara)

4000 La Colina Road

Santa Barbara, CA 93110