|Assistant Director of Admissions|
Company: Saint Martin's University
Location: Lacey, WA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 06/10/2021
Expire Date: 08/10/2021
Job Categories: Education
Assistant Director of Admissions |
The associate director of admissions carries a primary function of recruiting undergraduate students to SMU and supervises the freshman and transfer counselors in the office. The person also oversees admissions events such as open houses, admitted student day, Benedictine Scholars day and in planning and executing all visit programs for students, families, school groups and community partners. The associate director manages assigned recruitment territories, represents the University at events on- and off-campus; communicates with students, parents, and counselors regarding the University and the admissions process; and reviews some first-year college applications. In addition, the associate director budgets, plans and schedules local and regional recruitment and yield events for the counselors. in planning and executing all visit programs for students, families, school groups and community partners. The position assists in hiring and training counselors and on setting recruitment and outreach goals. The position is strongly focused on meeting the Universityís undergraduate recruitment goals, providing excellent follow-through, customer service and communicating the educational opportunities available at Saint Martinís University.
Ranked by Niche as the second (#2) most diverse private college in Washington State in 2020, Saint Martinís is extremely proud of our student diversity. Our university treasures persons of all abilities, ages, ethnicities, genders, nationalities, orientations, races, and religions. In particular, we know that students educated in an ethnically diverse settings perform better academically and reap greater professional success than their peers from more homogeneous learning environments. We proudly celebrate that our student population is 51% undergraduate and 32% graduate students of color. We are committed to pursuing an employee community which reflects a similar, if not the same percentage.
Therefore, we intentionally encourage and request that members of historically underrepresented groups apply to join this community. All of us, from all backgrounds, are making a commitment to do and be better for our students, faculty and staff.
Established in 1895, Saint Martinís University serves as the educational mission of Saint Martinís Abbey. The Abbey is a Catholic Benedictine monastery, whose members pray, work, and live together on the University campus. As the mission is Catholic and Benedictine, one of our values is a spirit of hospitality welcoming all, regardless of an individualís faith, religion, or spirituality.
For additional information on this position or to apply, please visit our website at Work at Saint Martinís .
ē Bachelorís degree required; Masterís degree preferred to support our mission and also occasionally representing the needs of the Graduate school for tours and recruitment
ē 3+ years of experience in higher education admissions, enrollment management or a related environment with demonstrated success
ē Relevant experience with public speaking, writing, and content/data analysis
ē Strong leadership, organizational, interpersonal and public speaking skills
ē Working knowledge of computer and online software applications
ē Must successfully pass a criminal background check
ē Current valid driverís license and ownership of a vehicle is required (mileage reimbursed for university activities) Campus policy dictates utilizing your own vehicle for travel within a 100-mile radius
ē Flexibility to work evenings and weekends is required
Company Name: Saint Martin's University
Saint Martinís University has been ranked among Moneyís Best Value Colleges 2019. Money ranked Saint Martinís as one of the top 50 most transformative colleges or universities in the nation, which means that the Universityís graduates fare well in terms of employment and income mobility. Saint Martinís is the only college or university in Washington listed on the most transformative colleges list. In addition, the University is one of the 28 small-sized (fewer than 2,500 students) Best Value Colleges on the West Coast, and ranked highest among small-sized colleges and universities in Washington. Established in 1895, Saint Martinís University is the educational mission of Saint Martinís Abbey, a Catholic Benedictine monastery, whose members pray, work, and live together on the University campus. The physical beauty of Saint Martinís 300-acre campus reflects the rich intellectual and spiritual nature of its presence in the Pacific Northwest. Essential features of university life are animated by its Benedictine identity and its participation in the centuries-old traditions of Catholic intellectual thought and the search for truth. Thus, the University honors students and guides them towards achieving academic excellence. Superior teaching is the expected norm. Rooted in the long tradition of the liberal arts, the university curriculum cultivates creativity and the ability to communicate and pursue ideas; critical thinking and independent inquiry; academic proficiency; the formation of sound ethical judgments; and service to humanity. Reflecting the Benedictine virtue of hospitality, the University welcomes and, indeed, seeks students not only from the Pacific Northwest, but also from other parts of the nation and the world at its main and extension campuses. Saint Martinís treasures persons of all ages, religions, and nationalities as it encourages cognizance of diverse viewpoints and an appreciation of all cultures.