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IB Elite Tutors is looking for a dynamic University admissions specialist to join our team of international school specialists, based in London.
Join a rapidly growing international education company and lead on two exciting areas of enormous potential, university application support (‘Admissions’) and partnerships with schools across the world (‘Schools’). We would love to benefit from your knowledge and understanding of the international school sector, UK university application system, educational strategy and business development, and an ability to seek and make partnerships with a variety of partners. As an ambitious, close-knit team, we are always happy to mould a role to the perfect candidate, and so please do get in touch if the description interests you even if you cannot demonstrate experience in all of the points below, although educational experience and the right attitude are non-negotiable!
We are looking for a candidate who can build on pre-existing knowledge and skills to lead the support we provide to candidates, families, and schools, collaborating with a wide variety of partners and tailoring communication and support to a ranging audience.
The Head of Admissions role requires someone who can:
Design products well-suited to support all students at any stage of their university applications
Understand the market and deliver competitive, high-quality support options
Present to students, parents, and educators on the UCAS application process
Actively support students in their applications to UK universities in your area of speciality, as well as learn about other university application systems
Stay on top of HE developments and regularly provide internal and external training on changes and developments (Brexit..)
Confidently build relationships and take ownership of EIB’s Admissions offerings across the world
Lead our UCAS Advisor service, as well as the administration of our in-house Admissions support
The Head of Schools role requires someone who:
Can design products well-suited to support international students, their teachers, and senior management
Understands the international education sector and is able to deliver competitive, high-quality organisational support options
Is happy to pick up the phone, set up meetings, and represent EIB ‘in the world’ as well as behind their desk
Has experience working in a school or educational setting, or attended an international school as a student
Our ideal candidate will:
Be an IB graduate, or have significant IB school experience
Have attended a Russell Group university for their undergraduate studies
Have extensive tutoring, mentoring, coaching, or consultant experience with students aged 14-19
Have a demonstrable understanding of the UCAS application system, with additional understanding of the differences when applying for Oxbridge and Medical courses
Be experienced working with a range of stakeholders, from individual clients to educators and external agencies, and be comfortable communicating across a range of registers
Have some experience in strategy, digital marketing, and business development, or be willing to learn these quickly
Be confident working across a range of digital tools
Be self-driven, motivated by providing exceptional guidance, and happy working with and presenting to a wide variety of people
Wish to get to grips quickly, and take ownership of Admissions & Schools, growing the support and role to its full potential, pitching their own ideas and enjoying the freedom of the position & its scope
We would be delighted to hear from experienced educational managers and consultants with the requisite educational experience but who also wish to develop their skills in copy-writing, marketing, social media, training, networking, or presenting. If you are looking to work within a fast-paced educational role, and excited by the challenge of leading our strategy and support in two key areas, we look forward to hearing from you. Please apply through a role-specific covering letter and CV, and do not hesitate to get in touch with any questions you may have before submitting your application.
Up to 10% OTE bonus
Please send your CV and relevant documents to Tim Hoffmann - firstname.lastname@example.org and include: REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as Head of University Admissions & Schools in the subject line of your mail.