Residence Director

Ithaca College  |  Ithaca, NY

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Job Overview

Posted January 16, 2020 Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Residence Director

Onsite Event Position ID: 2336
Job Type: Housing/Residence Life
Location: Ithaca, NY
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size: < 8,000 Students
Employer ID: 30148
Application Deadline: 04/07/2020

Benefits

Salary Range:
$46,020
Additional Compensation:
This position comes with a furnished two-bedroom apartment, five meals a week during the academic year, and benefits package through the Office of Human Resources.
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Housing Pets:
Cats, Dogs, Small pets in aquariums/cages
Benefits
Salary Range:
$46,020
Additional Compensation:
This position comes with a furnished two-bedroom apartment, five meals a week during the academic year, and benefits package through the Office of Human Resources.
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:

Position Description

Title: RESIDENCE DIRECTOR

Appointment:  The RD appointment is a twelve-month, live-in position.  Summer assignment in orientation, room assignments, summer conferences, operations, or staff development is required. Salary is $46,020 and includes a furnished two-bedroom apartment, five meals a week during the academic year, and benefits package through the Office of Human Resources.  The appointment is effective July 6, 2020.

Description:   Residence Directors are responsible for the overall coordination of the student and community development of one or more residence halls and/or apartment complexes accommodating 250-700 students.  Specific duties include; selecting, training, and supervising 9-19 Resident Assistants and 1 Office Assistant; coordinating and implementing events; enforcing college regulations and serving as a judicial hearing officer; serving on an on-call duty rotation; overseeing one or more residential learning communities, if applicable; chairing departmental committees; and providing student support.  Residence Directors may also request to participate in an auxiliary work assignment in another office on campus, after one year of employment.

Residential Life: Our department is committed to fostering the development of new professionals and building a diverse staff team, including increasing our racial and ethnic diversity.  The Ithaca College residence hall system houses approximately 4,500 students in 27 residence halls and two on-campus apartment areas.  Residential Life and Judicial Affairs is committed to the overall growth, development, and education of students.  We are seeking candidates with a commitment to holistic student development and a desire to be a part of a strong Residential Life program.  http://www.ithaca.edu/reslife/

Ithaca College:  Ithaca College, a private residential college located in the scenic Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, provides students with a unique blend of liberal arts and professional programs.  Residential Life works to support the mission of the College through a collaborative approach with campus partners. The College provides students with a unique learning experience known as the Integrative Core Curriculum (ICC).   The College, coeducational and nonsectarian, is internationally known and respected with approximately 6,000 undergraduate students and 400 graduate students, who come to Ithaca from nearly every state and 70 countries.

The Ithaca Community:  Ithaca is a popular college town with a population of 29,000 and abounds in year-round recreational and cultural opportunities. Ithaca is home to Ithaca College and Cornell University, over 200 restaurants, beautiful gorges and state parks, and several local wineries and breweries. 

Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree and previous graduate or professional Student Affairs experience required. Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, demonstrated leadership and supervisory abilities are required. The incumbent will also be required to live in the residence hall 12 months per year. Master degree in student personnel or related field and/or previous graduate or professional work experience in Residence Life are preferred.

Instructions for Submitting your Application: Interested individuals should apply online at https://ehwy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1/job/S2550/?utm_medium=jobshare and attach requested documents.  Questions about the online application may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000 and questions regarding the posting may be directed to icrdsearch@ithaca.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  To ensure full consideration, please submit your application no later than February 21, 2020.  First round interviews will be conducted via video calling, The New York Placement Exchange, and NASPA-TPE.    

Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.  Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.


Job Requirements

Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree and previous graduate or professional Student Affairs experience required. Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, demonstrated leadership and supervisory abilities are required. The incumbent will also be required to live in the residence hall 12 months per year. Master degree in student personnel or related field and/or previous graduate or professional work experience in Residence Life are preferred.

Instructions for Submitting your Application: Interested individuals should apply online at https://ehwy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1/job/S2550/?utm_medium=jobshare and attach requested documents.  Questions about the online application may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000 and questions regarding the posting may be directed to icrdsearch@ithaca.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  To ensure full consideration, please submit your application no later than February 21, 2020.  First round interviews will be conducted via video calling, The New York Placement Exchange, and NASPA-TPE.

Application Information

Interested individuals should apply online at https://ehwy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1/job/S2550/?utm_medium=jobshare and attach requested documents.

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