Saint Mary’s School is an independent, Episcopal, college-preparatory, boarding and day school for girls in grades 9–12. The School is the fourth oldest girls’ boarding and day school in the country. The School is located on a beautiful 23-acre campus which is within walking distance to many restaurants and attractions of downtown Raleigh. Raleigh-Durham, NC is ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by US News & World Report.
Saint Mary’s School is offering a unique and exciting opportunity for an Admission Counselor to live and work on a beautiful historic campus for the 2022-23 year. This benefited position possibly offers campus housing provided by the School where Residential Faculty members can participate in a vibrant campus life with other families and students and enjoy meals in the dining hall. This exceptional location is in the heart of downtown Raleigh in a gated campus with 24/7 security.
The Admission Counselor will report to the Director of Enrollment Management and Financial Aid. As a member of the admission team, the Admission Counselor will primarily be responsible for identifying, recruiting, and selecting prospective students to ensure Saint Mary’s School enrollment goals.
This position has the possibility to be residential and as such there is an opportunity to be a part of a close-knit residential faculty community where one lives on campus and works with students who board at the school. Residential Faculty members report to the Director of Residential Life and are responsible for duty of the girls at least one night a week and one weekend a month, including participating as a chaperone/sponsor or in some other capacity in aspects of the student life program.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by an employee in this position. Employees are required to follow other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by those authorized to give instructions or assignments.
The Admission Counselor will display knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, Saint Mary’s School and its programs in working with prospective students and families. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and possess excellent interpersonal and organization skills. The candidate must be able to work both collaboratively and independently in a fast-paced office and to take initiative in creating new ideas to enhance admission efforts. The position requires the following qualifications:
Physical Requirements and Work Environment
Saint Mary’s School is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive compensation and an excellent benefit package.
We cannot respond to every applicant regarding the status of his or her application. Only those whose qualifications most closely meet our requirements will be contacted.
Saint Mary’s School is a drug-free workplace. A background check satisfactory to the school is required.