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Assistant Director of Admission
Berkshire School
Sheffield, Massachusetts
Salary: Based on Experience
Date Posted: 9/5/2021
Job ID: 59172
Position/Title: Assistant Director of Admission
Employer: Berkshire School
Department: Admission
Category / Heading #1: Administration  Admissions/Recruitment - Assistant Director
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Status: FullTime
Job Description/Responsibilities:

Berkshire School seeks an Assistant Director of Admission to join our dynamic Admission team. The Assistant Director of Admission will support admission outreach, sustain and strengthen current admission initiatives, and support office operations. Candidates must exemplify their ongoing commitment to equity, inclusion, and diversity in their work. In addition to the responsibilities in the Admission Office, candidates should expect to be actively involved in all aspects of the School's programs, including residential duties and participating in the school's athletic and/or co-curricular programs as a coach or program director.  A Bachelor's degree is required. Interested candidates should contact Jean Maher, Associate Head of School,


Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes year-round housing plus utilities, and meals when school is in session. Health and retirement benefits, including TIAA-CREF, are part of the compensation package.  Funding exists to support advanced degree work, as well as participation in professional growth opportunities such as conferences and workshops. 


Berkshire School strives to create a global community for students and adults that reflects the world around us and the backgrounds, experiences, identities, genders, perspectives, races, religions and talents that each member brings to our school. We believe that a diverse and inclusive community supports and respects all cultures, ethnicities, languages, philosophies, political views and sexual orientations that exist within and beyond our school.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Interview and assess interested students and their families seeking admission to Berkshire School and make recommendations regarding admissibility 

  • Attend school fairs, visit feeder schools and attend other admission events  

  • Communicate thoughtfully and in a timely manner with students interviewed and their parents  

  • Contribute to the planning of events and outreach focused on enrolling mission-appropriate students  

  • Represent the School and its mission with enthusiasm and professionalism in all communications with external stakeholders  

  • Other duties as assigned based on needs of the School and experience   

Minimum Degree: BA
Certification Required: No
Minimum Experience: 0-1 Years

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Contact Info
Jean Maher
Associate Head of School