Assistant/Associate Director of Admissions

  • Brentwood School
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Full Time Academia Education Executive

Job Description

Brentwood School inspires every student to:

Think critically and creatively.

Act ethically.

Shape a future with meaning.



Assistant/Associate Director of Admissions


Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is seeking applications from qualified candidates interested in the position of Assistant Director/Associate Director of Admissions.  This is a 12-month position with a workload that can vary greatly during the course of the academic year.


The principal responsibilities include:

  • Interview families applying to Brentwood School
  • Read and evaluate admissions applications and materials
  • Act as the liaison between Brentwood and designated referring schools
  • Serve on Admissions Committees
  • Represent Brentwood School as part of the Admissions Team at consortium meetings, school fairs, and additional recruitment events (some evening and weekend work required)
  • Join the Admissions Team on school visits
  • Assist the Admissions Team in planning and implementing prospective student and parent open houses in addition to special recruiting events
  • Assist the Admissions Team in creating, writing, and proofreading all admissions materials
  • Work with the Admissions Ambassador and Tour Guide Programs
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Admissions or Senior Administrative Team


The Assistant/Associate Director of Admissions should:

  • Possess a detail-oriented approach to work and outstanding organizational skills
  • Have excellent communication skills including writing, listening, and public speaking
  • Be collaborative and flexible with a genuine enthusiasm for working with colleagues
  • Cultivate an equitable and diverse school community

In addition, a candidate should possess the following qualities and attributes:

  • Discretion in dealing with sensitive and confidential admissions issues
  • Sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • A Bachelor’s degree is required with advanced degrees preferred
  • Prior teaching and/or school experience preferred


Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that better represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles.  For further information about Brentwood School, please visit the school’s website:


Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, and three references electronically to:


            Admissions Director

            Brentwood School

            100 S. Barrington Place

            Los Angeles, CA 90049


Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree