Columbus School for Girls (CSG) is an independent day school in Columbus, Ohio, founded in 1898, serving diverse students in grades pre-k through grade 12. CSG empowers girls to discover their distinct potential as learners and leaders. As a leader in the education of girls and young women, it is a vibrant community of more than 500 students, 120 faculty and staff, and 2,500 active alumnae.CSG’s 8-acre academic campus in the beautiful Bexley neighborhood is a ten-minute drive from downtown Columbus, a city bustling with artistic, civic, and shopping experiences. Having just completed a strategic plan to guide the School’s direction over the next several years, CSG offers an exceptional, student-centered academic experience with strong offerings in the arts, an impressive athletic program, and a health and wellness curriculum that is unique in Central Ohio. This combination of academics and skills ensures that CSG students will be well prepared for life beyond CSG.
Columbus School for Girls seeks to hire an Assistant Director of Admissions. This is a full-time, twelve-month position reporting directly to the Director of Enrollment Management. CSG offers a competitive salary, benefits, and professional opportunities and welcomes candidates who add to the racial, cultural, religious, and gender diversity of the school community.
Major Functions and Responsibilities:
Recruit, select and enroll mission-appropriate students
Develop and maintain relationships with prospective families
Conduct parent meetings and coordinate student visits
Plan and execute CSG admission events and represent CSG at local community events
Manage the evaluation and selection of applicants’ admission
Partner with faculty to support the transition of new students and the retention of current students
The Assistant Director will represent the school and must be able to:
Articulate the value of independent school education in an all-girls environment
Communicate genuinely and in a polished manner, both verbally and in writing
Create and implement systems that require organization, time management, and attention to detail
Prioritize and manage multiple tasks independently
Engage collaboratively with colleagues, prospective families, and community partners
Demonstrate these essential qualities: a positive attitude, creativity, and flexibility
Bachelor’s degree is required, preference will be given to candidates with independent school or college admissions knowledge
Columbus School for Girls (CSG), located in Columbus Ohio, is an independent, college preparatory day school with a total enrollment of 540 girls. Founded in 1898, CSG is dedicated to girls’ intellectual, social, and ethical growth from early childhood through twelfth grade. The school is characterized by challenging academics, enriching arts and athletics, supportive relationships, and a range of diversity. Each CSG girl is empowered to discover her true voice and embrace her full potential amid the challenges and opportunities of a global and dynamic world.