Admissions Office Coordinator

The Waterford School, a PreK – 12 independent school serving 970 students in suburban Salt Lake City, is seeking a full-time Admissions Office Coordinator. Waterford School is Utah's premier liberal arts, college preparatory private school for students in Preschool through High School. Waterford inspires individuals to pursue lives of meaning and purpose by providing a world-class liberal arts education that stimulates intellect, ignites passion, and shapes character.

Summary Description: 

The Admissions Office Coordinator will serve as administrative assistant to the Director of Admissions providing consistent, confidential, and professional administrative support.  The Admissions Office Coordinator will manage the flow of the office and is central to all admissions activities. The Admissions Office Coordinator plays an integral role in the day-to-day operational functions of the admissions office. The Admissions Office Coordinator manages the Waterford Student Ambassador Program. The ideal candidate will be the first line of communication between the Admissions Office and the broader community.

The Admissions Office Coordinator will work primarily with the Director of Admissions and the Assistant Director of Admission.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree; though a combination of education, experience, and aptitude can be substituted
  • 2+ years' prior experience in education or working closely with students or as an executive assistant to a high-level school administrator or corporate executive
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and problem solving
  • Dedication to a high level of confidentiality
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Technologically savvy
  • Experience with database management
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of products
  • Proficiency with Google tools and apps
  • Proven success at working collaboratively and efficiently on a creative and goal-oriented team
  • Warm and personable with a good sense of humor and considerable patience
  • High-energy and enthusiastic about working in an academic atmosphere

The Waterford campus is set on 41 acres at the foot of Utah’s Wasatch Mountains, one of North America’s premier outdoor and recreational areas. The school offers an outstanding working environment. The atmosphere is collegial; both families and faculty show a genuine commitment to learning. Benefits include medical, dental, 403(b).

For more information, please go to www.waterfordschool.org.

Qualified candidates should forward a resume and letter of interest, by email to

Kristine Wilkins
Executive Assistant, Office of the Head of School
801.816.2205
kristinewilkins@waterfordschool.org
The Waterford School
1480 E. 9400 South
Sandy, UT 84093