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HS / MS Admissions Coordinator

Immaculate Heart High School and Middle School (Los Angeles)

Posted

11/12/2021

Expires

12/17/2021

Description

Immaculate Heart High School and Middle School, a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school for young women in grades six through twelve, is searching for an Admissions Coordinator. The Admissions Coordinator is a self-starting, detail-oriented, dedicated, and creative professional who works collaboratively with the Director of Admissions in the High School and the Middle School administration. The employee will work in a fast-paced, high-energy environment that entails engaging with prospective families in person and on social media, giving presentations, traveling to events – especially during peak recruitment season, and organizing various admissions activities.

Responsibilities:
The responsibilities of the Admissions Coordinator are to:
• Work collaboratively with both the High School & Middle School Admissions Departments in all recruitment and admissions programs, including assisting with:
a) the development, production, and implementation of all printed and electronic materials pertaining to recruitment and marketing efforts with the purpose of promoting the school’s visibility
b) all aspects of publicity through the school’s website, advertising, and press releases
c) leading recruitment team visits to feeder elementary and middle schools for day and evening presentations, particularly during the fall admissions season
d) serving as a contact with feeder school principals, parents, and students through personal visits as well as written and telephone communication
e) planning and organizing all recruitment/admissions weekend events
f) providing engaging campus tours to prospective students and parents
g) efficient and effective coordination and organization of admissions materials submitted by applicants
h) the administration of entrance examinations and admissions interviews
i) the evaluation of each applicant’s qualifications, and participating as a member of the admissions committees
• Speak publicly to prospective Middle School and High School students on and off campus about the school curriculum and programs.
• Contribute to a strong online social media presence to provide relevant, up-to-date, and interesting information to maximize engagement with prospective families, current school community, and alumnae.
• Ensure effective communication and prompt follow-up to prospective families on the phone and via email.
• Oversee the day-to-day responsibilities of the student transportation program which can include attendance, communication, and enrollment.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

The ideal candidate:
• holds a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three years school admissions, marketing, or public relations experience; knowledge of Secondary Education desirable.
• possesses high energy, ability to take initiative, attention to detail, flexibility, and the ability to organize effectively.
• is able to multi-task and prioritize tasks.
• communicates effectively orally and in writing and is an effective public speaker. Spanish proficiency desirable, but not required.
• is able to work productively in a team environment
• holds a valid driver’s license, dependable car, insurance, and the ability to travel and work nights and weekends as necessary.
• works both independently and collaboratively.
• is proficient in current technologies, especially with Microsoft Office and Adobe.
• is dedicated to the mission and philosophy of Immaculate Heart High School and Middle School.

Application Process:
Interested candidates should email the following to employment-hs@ihs.immaculateheart.org
• A cover letter expressing the applicant’s interest in the position
• A current resume with three references, including candidate’s current or most recent direct supervisor

Information/Application Contact

Immaculate Heart High School and Middle School (Los Angeles)

5515 Franklin Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90028

employment-hs@ihs.immaculateheart.org