Residence Hall Director - 2 positions


POSITION TITLE:                     Residence Hall Director

RANK:                                             Administrator II

DEPARTMENT:                         Residence Life

JOB RE-POSTED: April 23rd, 2013

POSITION SUMMARY:

This is an opening for two full-time, twelve-month, live-in positions. Responsible for supervision of undergraduate Community Coordinators/Advisor and Student Desk Staff, coordination and development of a residence hall community, facilitation of student development, response to student concerns, administrative and facility management, and participation in department initiatives and campus life. The position requires an ability to promote student academic success; provide leadership for positively managing a diverse student community; and applying student development responses to residence hall community development, student concerns, staff supervision, student organization advising, educational & social programming.

POSITION RESPONSIBLITIES:

QUALIFICATIONS:

A bachelor's degree is required; a master's degree in Student Personnel, Student Affairs, or Higher Education is preferred. Previous successful experiences supervising university residence hall undergraduate staff is required. Experience developing residence hall communities, providing educational and personal support for students, responding to student concerns and behaviors, advising student organizations, facility and administrative management, and participation in department initiatives and campus life is preferred. The position requires excellent written and verbal communication, organization, and problem solving skills. Individuals who are able to work in a continuously changing organization and are highly motivated are best suited for this position. These qualifications may be waived for individuals with appropriate alternate experience.

All previously applied candidates do not need to re-apply.

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Please submit three professional references, a cover letter, and your resume to Lekeisha Woods, Department of Residence Life Secretary, at woodsl5@southernct.edu

Applicants may continue to submit their resume until the position is filled.

SCSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.  The University seeks to enhance the diversity of its faculty and staff.  People of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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