Berkshire School is a boarding community dedicated to serving the best interest of the students and adults living within it. We hire proven leaders who recognize the benefit of hard work, building community and sharing success. While most full-time faculty will teach four sections, coach two seasons and work within the residential program, every successful employee working at the School understands and appreciates the twenty-four hour nature of a Berkshire education, which is why working at Berkshire is a way of life and not simply a job.
Assistant Director of Admission
This Assistant Director of Admission plays a pivotal role in the day-to-day operation of the Admission Office. The responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to; interviewing, candidate assessment, travel, and event planning. Additional responsibilities include connecting with current families and developing relationships with constituents, as well as tracking of special interest applicants. The Assistant Director will promote the school's mission and core values to prospective families and the community.
A Bachelor's degree is required for this position. Preference will be given to those candidates with prior experience in an Admission's Office. In addition, the candidate must be results oriented with the ability to multi task in a fast paced environment. Strong organizational and presentation skills are required.
Other duties: Coach two seasons/afternoons, and member of a dorm or duty team.
Assistant Dean of Students
The Assistant Dean of Students assists the Assistant Head of School/Dean of Students in the daily operations of Berkshire School, particularly in the areas of all non-academic areas of Student Life. The Assistant Dean of Students works closely with other administrators, faculty, and staff to provide direct support to students to insure they are actively engaged in maximizing their experience at school.
Supports the development and implementation of the “For Life” curriculum
Supports the guidance and supervision of student leadership positions
Oversees all student clubs and activities
Works with Assistant Head of School/Dean of Students to support House Heads
Works with Assistant Head of School/Dean of Students to support Prefects
Works with Form Deans and KCL to coordinate evening study halls across campus
Coordinates weekly Assemblies with the Head Prefects and All School President
Oversee and monitor all daily and weekend permissions and other student travel permissions
Monitor student attendance (both academic and non-academic) and student conduct system
Attends weekly Form Dean meeting
Assist in the review of major disciplinary infractions
Assist in the management of the Residential Life program
Assist in the implementation of student discipline
Assist in the election process for student leadership positions
Assist in the planning and implementation of Student Leadership Training and New Student Orientation
Assist the Director of Student Activities in the planning and implementation of weekend activities and special events
Assist in the housing assignments for all returning students
Teach two sections, coach two seasons/afternoons, and member of a dorm or duty team