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Employment

Open Positions at North Cedar Academy

Open Positions

Title: Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

The Director of Admissions and Financial Aid reports to the Executive Director and is charged with the direct oversight and management of NCA’s admissions, financial aid, and retention efforts. The Director of Admissions and Financial Aid also serves as a front-line admissions officer, playing a significant role in student recruitment from prospecting to closing, as well as supervising a small team of professionals who execute daily admissions work.  The Director of Admissions and Financial Aid will have close working ties with and be a member of the School’s Senior Leadership Team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Directs the enrollment process from inquiry to enrollment.
  • Leads weekly admission staff meetings.
  • Provides admission and retention data to all institutional partners.
  • Evaluates and provides feedback to Admissions Team.
  • Manages Admissions budget.
  • Works to meet financial aid / net revenue targets.
  • Interviews and directs prospects as they proceed from inquiry to enrolled.
  • Assigns specific areas of responsibility to admission staff.
  • Actively communicates with prospects and referral sources.
  • Works with Division Head and faculty to contribute to our student retention program.
  • Represents the School both on campus and off in his or her role as an Admission Officer.
  • Actively participates in the Trusted Partner program by visiting and actively communicating with recruitment partners.
  • Conducts campus tours.
  • Travels to recruit students domestically and internationally.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director.

Education / Experience Required:

  • Bachelors Degree in marketing, education, or another appropriate field.
  • 5+ years of experience in an independent boarding school or higher education admission setting with similar responsibilities, or experience in corporate sales or marketing.
  • Outstanding oral and written communication and presentation skills.
  • A clear understanding of and ability to articulate the mission of North Cedar Academy.
  • Knowledge of and ability to use relevant tools for communication and reporting.
  • Well-organized self-starter with strong sales and team skills, and a demonstrated ability to manage staff efficiently.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities and frequent deadlines.
  • Outstanding technical skills. Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, Word, databases and other computer skills are required.
  • Strong data analysis and reporting background.
  • Weekend and evening work required; travel required.
  • Strong sales or admissions background, efficient closer, strong, pro-active, sales philosophy, solid management skills.
  • Proficiency in language other than English, and international travel experience preferred.

Submit position inquiries and resumes to: aking@northcedar.net

Title: Administrative Assistant

North Cedar Academy is seeking a highly personable and skilled Administrative Assistant to carry out a variety of clerical tasks in a fast-paced high school work environment. This is a full time, 12-month position with benefits.

The administrative assistant/registrar reports to the Director of Academics/Dean of students. The key responsibilities include accurate documentation of student attendance, daily and reporting of attendance, maintaining student records, and transcripts. The administrative assistant/registrar is responsible for communicating with students, parents, and staff to resolve attendance and student record concerns. This position will assist other members of senior leadership as needed.

Exceptional organization skills, efficient work processes, and a professional, yet personable demeanor is expected. Other duties assigned as needed.

Applications accepted until position filled.

Submit position inquiries and resumes to: lnelson@northcedar.net

Or mail to:

North Cedar Academy
1500 Port Arthur Road
Ladysmith, WI 54848
715-532-0201

Title: Assistant Cook

NCA is seeking a highly motivated individual to work with international and domestic high school students. Individual must work cooperatively with students, co-workers, and administration in a positive and constructive manner. Must be a team player.

Position is first shift from 7am to 3:30pm. Candidate must be willing to work every other Saturday or Sunday from 10am to 6:30pm. Must be willing to work rotating holidays.

Applications accepted until position filled.

Submit position inquiries and resumes to: lnelson@northcedar.net

Or mail to:

North Cedar Academy
1500 Port Arthur Road
Ladysmith, WI 54848
715-532-0201