Full Time, Benefit Eligible
Goddard College seeks an Admissions Counselor to work with prospective students; to represent the college and its academic programs to the public; and to support robust enrollment of a diverse and non-traditional student body. This position involves considerable online and phone work, interviewing, as well as an understanding of and a commitment to progressive education. Ideal candidates will have a genuine personal commitment to social justice, inclusion, and equity with regard to race, disability, class, religion, national origin, marital/civil union status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran/uniformed service status, disability, and other legally-protected classifications. Additionally, an ability to work a flexible schedule is a must, as the position requires days, some evenings, occasional weekend work, and required travel to recruitment events, including college fairs, conferences, and other special events.
Goddard College’s diverse learning community aligns with a deep collective desire for and an insistence on social and environmental justice; additionally, Goddard’s students are creative, often eclectic, working adults. Ideal Undergraduate Admissions Counselor candidates will be imaginative, organized, engaging conversationalists who are interested in a wide range of subjects, including the liberal arts & sciences, progressive education, and low‐residency delivery models; able to respond to diverse applicant interests; and committed to helping applicants shape their academic and professional goals.
Minimum Qualifications: The requirements for this position include an undergraduate degree, at least one year of recruiting or related experience, and excellent communication, organization, and computer skills. Desired qualifications include, Slate admissions software experience, and Spanish language ability.
Benefit Eligible: This full‐time position is eligible for our generous benefits package which includes health, dental, life, & long term disability insurance, as well as substantial leave time, retirement, and tuition waiver benefits.
Application Instructions: To apply, please prepare the following application materials and click here to submit them.
- cover letter
- three prior or current employment references (name, contact information, and relationship to you)
Due Date: ASAP – Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Goddard College is committed to creating a college representative of a diverse global community and capable of creating change. To that end, we are actively seeking applications from qualified candidates from groups currently underrepresented in our institution for this position.