Admission Associate


Admission Associate

Uplands is a forward-thinking, innovative co-educational independent school located on a 110-hectare Estate in White River,  Mpumalanga, that is committed to providing quality education to day and boarding scholars from Grade 0000 to 12.

Uplands School is a member of the Independent Schools Association of Southern Africa (ISASA) and the Anglican Board of Education of South Africa (ABESA) and offers examinations set by the Independent Examination Board (IEB).

Uplands seeks to appoint a passionate Admission Associate, whose strengths will lie in strategic planning, excellent verbal, listening and communication skills. The role requires the candidate to be highly energetic, creative, innovative and professional.

The successful applicant will:

  • Marketing, Commerce or any relevant qualification will be advantageous.
  • Have 3 years’ experience in a similar role (School environment would be preferred).
  • Provide a clear and persuasive pitch to anyone and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Manage the ADAM database.
  • Be responsible for meeting the weekly, monthly and annual admissions targets.
  • Must be goal-oriented, move fast and take ownership of work.
  • Possess strong organisational and administrative skills and be able to work effectively across all levels of leadership.
  • Have great computer skills with proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Build and strengthen relationships.
  • Be passionate about providing an excellent Education for innovators and leaders.
  • Have a growth mindset and fired up to challenge both professionally and personally.

Commencement date: As soon as possible

Uplands is an equal opportunities employer. Submission of a CV does not automatically entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted and Uplands reserves the right not to make an appointment.

All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence. Qualified candidates are requested to apply by submitting a CV not exceeding three pages and the contact details of two referees to: Admission Associate Application

Should you not have received a response from Uplands within two weeks following the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Please use the reference: AA2023

Closing date: 07 June 2023

Uplands, in line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act), will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection, and  reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognising and accepting this disclaimer.

Closing Date
White River, Mpumalanga, South Africa
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