Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking qualified
candidates for the position of Admission Counselor or Assistant
Director of Admission.
Reporting to the Director of Admission and Recruitment Operations,
this position represents the institution to prospective students
and parents, college counselors, and alumnae/i, and recruits
secondary school students to Hollins. Primary responsibilities
include assisting students throughout the selection, application,
admission, financial aid, and enrollment processes. This position
facilitates recruitment activities within a specified region,
assists conducting outreach to prospective students through various
communication methods, and serves in a support role with
Hollinsummer, a summer camp run by the Office of Admission.
Successful applicants must have a bachelor’s degree; Microsoft
Office proficiency; well-developed communication, presentation, and
organizational skills; ability to articulate the value of a liberal
arts education for women; demonstrated success working with diverse
populations; and a commitment to enrolling a diverse student body.
Candidates must be self-motivated, and have abilities to work
independently and on a team, work effectively with students, work
on special projects that support enrollment goals, and to develop
and maintain collaborative working relationships with other campus
departments. Applicants must have a valid United States driver’s
license with minimal violations and abilities and willingness to
travel by ground and air and to work nights and weekends as needed.
Experience in girls’ or women’s education is preferred. Final
candidates will be subject to criminal history and motor vehicle
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, salary
requirement, and contact information for three references
email@example.com . Candidates are encouraged to comment in
their cover letter on how their contributions will further the
university’s efforts to ensure the success and inclusion of all
members of its community. Review of applications will begin
immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.
Hollins is an independent, liberal arts university offering
undergraduate education for women and selected graduate programs
for men and women. Founded in 1842 as Virginia’s oldest chartered
women’s college, Hollins provides abundant opportunities to
students for research, study abroad, and leadership training, and
provides access to real-world experience through internships around
the globe supported by an extensive alumnae/i network.
Hollins is an equal opportunity employer, and is strongly committed
to promoting diversity and inclusiveness at every level of the
university. Persons of all genders, persons with disabilities, and
persons of all racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are
encouraged to apply.