Admissions Manager

Job Details

We are seeking an experienced Admissions Manager to play a key role in the development of the Admissions team at a well-established independent school in the Reading area. The successful candidate will take ownership of all registry and admissions related activities and events, and will work closely with the Head to help oversee all student recruitment networks.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Effectively managing the Student Admissions team, providing support and leadership, conducting regular performance reviews and running departmental meetings
  • Working with Head of Marketing and Communications, ensuring student numbers reach annual objectives
  • Regularly analysing admissions statistics and trends
  • Coordinating and managing the workload of the Admissions team, ensuring admissions procedures and practices are up to date, compliant and effectively implemented
  • Compiling reports for presentation to the Head and the board of Directors
  • Working closely with Marketing to create strategic objectives to support recruitment and retention
  • Responsible for the School’s electronic Admissions Register making sure it is updated correctly in line with current regulations
  • Managing weekly forecasts and providing accurate data for the Leadership team


  • Previous Student Admissions experience, as evident on CV
  • Experience of leading and managing a team
  • Strong commercial awareness and financial acumen
  • Any experience with Independent Schools would be highly advantageous
  • Excellent customer service, communication and organisation skills
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritise effectively

If you think you are suitable for this role, then please click “APPLY” now!

Recruitment Note
Due to the unprecedented volume of response we are currently receiving, regrettably, we are unable to respond to every application individually. If you have not heard back from us within 5 days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. If the situation changes, or another suitable role arises, we will be back in contact.