St. Gabriel’s Catholic School is seeking a proven admissions professional to join its staff for the 2019-2020 academic year. Reporting to the Director of Enrollment Management, the Associate Director of Enrollment Management works in collaboration with multiple departments in promoting the school and in the recruitment and retention of students. He or she will work collaboratively to manage relationships with families as they progress through the application and enrollment processes. This process includes but is not limited to first point of contact with prospective families, scheduling tours, shadow days, assessment scheduling, follow-up phone calls, and onboarding of students and families. The Associate Director of Enrollment Management will serve as the primary contact for many prospective families throughout the admissions process, including acclimating them to the school once students are newly enrolled. Working with the Director of Enrollment Management, this individual will; assist in the planning of strategic communications efforts in attracting mission-appropriate students; plan and coordinate admission-related events, and ensure accurate and consistent data regarding all aspects of application, admission, and re-enrollment.
The ideal candidate will have a degree in a related field, will have ability with and interest in managing data and statistics related to enrollment management, experience using multiple marketing tools to promote schools, and outstanding verbal and written communication skills. He or she will be goal-oriented, able to work independently and as part of a team, have the flexibility and skills to manage competing demands in a busy office, and serve as an ambassador for the school. Previous experience with OnBoard and Blackbaud is preferred.
About St. Gabriel's Catholic School
St. Gabriel’s is the only independent junior kindergarten through eighth-grade Catholic school in Austin. Our beautiful 32-acre campus is nestled in the rolling hills of the beautiful Central Texas Hill Country.
Our extraordinary faculty works to create a strong parent-school partnership. Our learning environment is inclusive, collaborative and participative. We welcome children of all faiths.
Here’s why St. Gabriel’s was named Favorite Private School by the Austin Family Magazine Reader’s Poll in 2014 and 2015. St. Gabriel’s offers:
1. Innovative curricular programs and learning opportunities that nurture a love of learning;
2. A Christ-centered learning environment that inspires students to be informed and ethical leaders who will possess a lifelong commitment to Christian values and service;
3. Best-in-class technological resources to support student learning, including a one-to-one laptop program, iPads, and tele-presence capabilities;
4. STEAM by Design, an approach to learning that integrates design thinking and the Maker Movement to create and invent through hands-on activities;
5. A focus on developing virtues to foster a spirit of generosity and lif...elong commitment to family and community;
Faith is the foundation of all things in our community, as well as the tradition of Catholic education where virtue, excellence, leadership and service are emphasized and valued.
We believe in motivating and empowering our students to think critically and become 21st century thought leaders. Academics are important, but so are meaningful character formation, kindness, respect, manners and sportsmanship. At St. Gabriel’s, each child is known, respected, encouraged and loved.
Here we challenge our students to become the best version of themselves.