Assistant Director for Housing and Residential Life

University of South Carolina-Upstate  |  Spartanburg, SC

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Job Overview

Posted November 14, 2018 Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Assistant Director for Housing and Residential Life

Job Type: Housing/Residence Life
Location: Spartanburg, SC
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Public, 4-year
Institution Size: < 5,000 Students
Employer ID: 29326
Application Deadline: 01/08/2019

Benefits

Salary Range:
$28,337
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Benefits
Salary Range:
$28,337
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Student Affairs, Other
Experience:
0-1 Year

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Student Affairs, Other
Experience:
0-1 Year

Position Description

- Recruit, train, hire, supervise, schedule, evaluate student staff (RAs, desk staff, game room staff).

- Provide support during large scale events (move-in, orientation, department/division wide events, Fab Fridays, Open House, etc.). Provide support to summer conference groups and staff.

- Lives on site and is available to students and others on campus in the event of an emergency. Serves as a liaison for Upstate campus support offices.

- Adjudicate issues of student conduct and provide support and education for students who are struggling at the university.

- Provides day to day supervision of assigned residential area including addressing student issues, supervising Resident Advisors, desk staff, and game room staff. 

- Additionally, assist the HRL maintenance/custodial staff by executing regular health/safety checks as well as conducting regular rounds in assigned community.


Job Requirements

- Bachelor’s degree and 1 year related experience in campus housing/residential life or a student services field. Programming and supervising experience required. Good driving record, valid driver’s license and successful background check are required.

- Master’s degree strongly preferred; Experience with Banner, Odyssey (Housing Assignment Software), Maxient (Student Conduct Software), CS Gold, Persona.

- Qualities should include outstanding organization, leadership, and communication skills. Strong desire to work with and collaborate with others inside and outside of the department. Innovative ideas. Programming and supervising experience.

Application Information

All applicants are required to complete an online application. Paper applications and/or resumes sent through US mail, email, or faxed mail will not be accepted for employment consideration.

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