Massanutten Military Academy is accepting applications for the position of director of admission. This is a critical role which provides leadership and support in all aspects of the admissions office.
MMA is a coeducational military school for grades 5 through 12, with one academic postgraduate year. Woodstock is in the historic and peaceful Shenandoah valley of Virginia. We are a private school with a reputation and commitment for excellence in academia and leadership.
The director of admissions is responsible for all aspects of the admissions process and the function of the admission office. The director and will work in conjunction with the Admissions Team to develop and implement strategy.
The director of admission is expected to guide the Admission Team and is responsible for but not limited to the following:
Proven experience in an educational setting recruiting and retaining students.
Participate in area recruiting events, participate in campus wide recruitment programs, and coordinate all admission recruiting activities both domestically and internationally.
Meet with prospective families.
Communicate respectfully with a diverse population of current and prospective students and families.
Develop the overall departmental strategy; participate in strategic planning to identify ways to increase conversion and yield rates of applicants.
Coordinate admission events.
Research and identify prospective student interests, evaluates media and market trends
Develop and lead the implementation of the Admissions marketing plan.
Manage analytics and data to ensure current impact on marketing decisions and inform school leadership to make timely decisions on market placements, trends and programs.
Assist with website maintenance, and all electronic and print communication.
Manage the Admissions office, including staff supervision, training, procedures, interview scheduling and major mailings.
The administration and faculty include men and women of significant educational background and experience. The director of admission position offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package, which may include housing and meals.
MMA is coed, college-prep boarding school in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of northern Virginia. Its structured learning environment is designed to produce confident, capable, productive citizens who are prepared for leadership and service.