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Kathryn Park Cook
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Job Description:

General Position Description:

The Director of Admissions and Marketing directs enrollment management, including admission, marketing, and recruitment efforts. S/he is a member of the senior leadership team and reports to the Head of School. She coordinates all recruitment and retention efforts, creates messages that attract families to the school and keep the community well-informed and engaged, administers all financial aid and scholarship programs, and leads the high school admissions process. The Director of Development and Communications is a champion for the school, its students, programs, and leadership, and leads with initiative and passion for the school and its mission.

Applicant Requirements:

Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required

A minimum of 3 years of experience in a progressive, independent school;

Strategic and entrepreneurial thinking;

High energy and a flexible growth-minded work ethic;

A friendly and welcoming demeanor and the ability to communicate with students, staff, and current and prospective parents in a friendly, open, positive and professional manner;

A dedication and commitment to the school’s mission and values, and the ability to clearly articulate them;

Detail-oriented, with outstanding organizational skills;

The ability to multi-task and to meet deadlines on or before the due date;

Exceptional interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and a desire to effectively share the story of the school;

The ability to manage and track a budget;

An understanding and commitment to the Quaker testimonies of peace, simplicity, integrity, community and stewardship;

Thoughtful and competent in inclusion and diversity work;

The ability to work both with minimum supervision, and collaboratively with a team;

Proficient knowledge of word processing, database software, presentation software, Mail Chimp, and Excel and familiarity with publishing software such as Wordpress, RenWeb, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and Twitter (or the ability and interest to learn them);

Tact, discretion, and the ability to sustain long-term reciprocal relationships;

Excellent photography, and video skills

Educational Requirements

Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred) in education, school administration, or related field of study.

Please send resume, cover letter, and list of three references.

Job Posting Expiration Date: 05/31/2019
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School Name:  Frankford Friends School
Street Address: 1500 Orthodox Street
City: Philadelphia
State: PA
Zip Code: 19124
Country: USA
Phone: 215-533-5368
Fax: 215-533-5523
Head of School: Kathryn Park Cook
Founding Date: 1833
Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: PreK-8
Enrollment Size: 173
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03/10/2019 1500 Orthodox Street
Philadelphia, PA 19124

Country: USA
1500 Orthodox Street
Philadelphia, PA 19124

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