Director of Admissions

Job Type: Administrative
Job Category: Admissions / Financial Aid
Job Location: Greater Los Angeles Area

This opening calls for specific administration qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s partner school in the Greater Los Angeles area is seeking a Director of Admissions for a July 2022 start date.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of five years of experience in a relevant field preferred.
  • Possess expertise in and/or the ability to learn software and web-based applications.
  • Experience in admissions and independent schools. 

More about this role…


  • Demonstrates excellent group dynamics skills by actively building community with students, parents, faculty, staff, board members, and SAC employees, members and trustees.
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills and follow through. Detail oriented and thorough, while keeping the big picture and long-term goals in mind.
  • Excellent computer skills – ability to design and produce newsletters, PowerPoint presentations, Excel spreadsheets, brochures, web content and customized reports from school management software.