The Area Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of student life in the assigned residential area serving up to 650 residents. The Coordinator provides leadership and service to develop communities that are focused on student success, retention and inclusivity. The Area Coordinator provides advisement to a diverse community government structure and directly supervises one undergraduate area assistant and supervises up to 16-20 paraprofessional staff. This position reports directly to the Associate Director of Housing and Residence Life. The Coordinator is also a member of the on call crisis response rotation. This is a full-time, 12-month position with furnished on campus apartment.
University of Idaho:
The University of Idaho, located in Moscow, is one of only 72 land-grant research universities in the United States. Home to more than 11,000 students, UI is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities and their advancement of diversity, citizenship and global outreach. Housing & Residence Life houses approximately 1,800 students in both its residence halls and apartments. The primary focus of Housing & Residence Life is student success and retention. Learn more at http://uidaho.edu/student-life/housing
City of Moscow:
Moscow is located in northern Idaho, nestled between Moscow Mountain and the beautiful undulating hills of the Palouse. Moscow is a small town (24,500) which prides itself on friendliness and safety, Moscow is also a great location for higher education, being home to the University of Idaho and Washington State University just across the state line. Moscow is the "Heart of the Arts"--with the annual Jazz Festival, live music on the town, the Rendezvous in the Park, and summer theatre. Moscow is also a great place for those who love the outdoors. Hiking, camping, mountain biking, fishing and skiing with some of the best big game and upland game hunting in the world located nearby. More information on Moscow: www.moscowchamber.com
- Master’s degree in higher education, counseling, or related field.
- Requires a minimum of two (2) years of directly job-related experience.
- Demonstrated skills in supervision, programming, student advising, conflict mediation and response to crisis situations.
- Demonstrated competence in public speaking, public relations and written and oral communications.
- Demonstrated leadership, organizational, and decision-making abilities.
- Experience working with learning communities and special interest housing.
- Experience advising student governments and serving as a conduct hearing officer.
- Thorough knowledge of student and human development theories.
- Possess a valid driver’s license.
Although we are interviewing at The Placement Exchange (TPE), candidates MUST apply through the U of Idaho's HR website to be considered for on campus interviews. This position will remain open until an adequate candidate pool is received. The first consideration date is 03/05/2018, all applications received up to that date will be considered. University of Idaho Housing and Residence Life will have a team at TPE, all applicants that will be attending are encouraged to schedule a meeting with the team.