Current Job Opportunities

Admissions Lead

Overview

Victoria Academy of Ballet (VAB) empowers and inspires all dancers to realize their potential. The heart of our success is a passionate team of high calibre professionals who care deeply about creating life chances and opportunities for people through dance. Every member of the VAB team is committed to three core values of exceptional service, teamwork, and initiative.

 

What We Need

We are seeking a full-time permanent Admissions Lead who thrives at building relationships, providing exceptional service, and who can juggle large volumes of complex information and multiple processes, without missing a beat. The successful candidate will have a passion for supporting talented international dancers with every step of the application and enrollment process.

 

Why VAB

We embrace a collaborative, energized, and kind workplace where everyone is included and valued. Our team is just as passionate about empowering and inspiring our employees as we are about our dancers.  If you want to transform people’s lives through dance, please join us.

 

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Manager of Operations, the Admissions Lead thrives at attracting, enrolling, and onboarding talented and motivated international and domestic students for the vocational division including the professional training program and the post-secondary bridge program. The role directs all prospective student recruitment efforts including sourcing leads, responding to enquiries, application processing, organizing auditions, coordinating waivers, identifying academic supports, and liaising with finance. Overseeing all steps in the process requires impeccable relationship management, project management, and action orientation. The position is a key member of the leadership team and works closely with the Student Services Lead, Marketing & Development Lead, as well as the artistic team.

For more information, please click HERE for the full job description.

 

What You Bring

  • Diploma in business or equivalent
  • A minimum of three years working with international students
  • Boundless enthusiasm and drive to achieve goals
  • Skilled in client and relationship management with a commitment to quality service
  • Ability to prioritize and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously while meeting deadlines
  • Knowledge or experience in dance
  • Successful completion of a criminal record check
  • Occasional ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Standard first aid or willingness to become certified
  • Proof of COVID 19 vaccination

 

Join Us

We would love to welcome you to our team. Please submit your cover letter and resume via email to Rachel Dewey, Manager of Operations at finance@vaballet.ca.