Director Of Residence Life

Monroe College-New Rochelle  |  New Rochelle , NY

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Posted October 29, 2018 Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Director Of Residence Life

Job Type: Housing/Residence Life
Location: New Rochelle , NY
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size:
Employer ID: 29216

Benefits

Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Housing for Position:
None provided
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Education:
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:

Qualifications
Education:
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:

Position Description

ABOUT MONROE COLLEGE

Monroe College, serving over 7,000 students, is a leader in urban and international education. Founded in 1933, Monroe College is a nationally ranked private institution of higher learning with a real world learning approach that prioritizes hands-on academic experiences, practical and relevant academic programs, flexible learning schedules, best-in-class instructional technologies, and committed and engaged faculty to ensure that students are well positioned for career success upon graduation. Monroe College graduates more minority students than any other college in New York State.

Monroe College offers Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, and Master's degree programs. It has campuses in the Bronx, New Rochelle, as well as in the Caribbean nation of St. Lucia, with programs offered through its Schools of Criminal Justice, Information Technology, Nursing, Education, Business & Accounting, Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts, and Allied Health Professions, as well as through its liberal arts and continuing education programs, and its King Graduate School.

ROLE OVERVIEW

The Director of Residence Life is the chief housing officer at Monroe College. The Director is responsible for providing leadership and direction for a growing, student-centered Residence Life program that supports student academic success. This is a 12-month position with on-campus housing.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Establishes goals and objectives for housing programs and personnel.
Selects, trains, and supervises Residence Directors and Residence Assistants.
Designs and implements the housing application processes, including interviews and assignments for all housing applicants.
Manages all operational and budgetary aspects of the department.
Manages and monitors Student Information Database (Datatel College Software System)
Manages residence life judicial issues.
Works closely with Admissions, Student Services, Food Services, Public Safety, Finance, Academics, Facilities, and Health and Wellness to ensure a holistic approach to residential development.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

Master’s degree in Student Personnel Administration, Student Development, Business Administration or related field.
A minimum of six years’ experience in a supervisory residence hall position in a higher education atmosphere.
Proficiency in computer skills including MS Word, Excel, databases, electronic communication, web based applications, specifically in the “housing module” in the Datatel College Software System.

REMUNERATION

Competitive salary and benefits
On-campus apartment


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