Director of Admissions, HMS School
Director of Admissions, HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy
Posted on: May 13, 2011
HMS School is a private special education school (day and residential) located in Philadelphia, PA.
Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 5+ years private or public school experience in special education, school admissions with a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (advanced degree preferred). Experience preferred includes special education administration, social work, or work in special education related services, marketing, or human services administration. Must be familiar with special education legal and funding processes for PA and willing to learn same for NJ/NY and other states. Willingness to travel is essential to educate families, educators, therapists, physicians in positions to refer potential students with very specialized education needs.
S/he will work with the Executive Director, Director of Education, Nursing, Finance and Residential Services to establish and implement the Admissions Program and with Marketing and Public Relations for recruitment.
Must have exceptional interpersonal skills, background, compassion and aptitude for working with students with severe disabilities and their families, as well as strong skills in written and verbal communication and making compelling presentations. In order to be a candidate, s/he must be professional, organized and approachable, and capable of effectively engaging others as a representative of the school.
Apply by submitting resume:
mail to: HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy
4400 Baltimore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
ATTN: Human Resources
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