Residence Hall Director

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus  |  Atlanta, GA

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Job Overview

Posted one week ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Residence Hall Director

Job Type: Housing/Residence Life
Location: Atlanta, GA
Positions Available: 2
Institution Type: Public, 4-year
Institution Size: < 15,000 Students
Employer ID: 27197
Application Deadline: 03/08/2019

Benefits

Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Benefits
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:
0-1 Year

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

Position Description


Residence Hall Director

Job Number:0178671

Description

Job Purpose: Within assigned residence hall, serve as a live-in leader, organizer, coordinator and facilitator of programs and services that encourage positive living experiences for students residing in that facility. Direct programs that assist student residents in connecting with the campus community and their peers in ways that encourage personal and academic growth and development.

Major Responsibilities:

Implement curriculum for resident student programs that encourage personal development, academic achievement, community living and social interaction.
Provide basic analyzation related to trends to further the educational development plan. Data is collected through surveys and observation.
Train, evaluate and supervise student staff who work directly with fellow students to implement programs and provide services within the residence hall.
Advise Hall Counsel by overseeing meetings, participating in training, assisting with social programming, overseeing budget, and meeting individually with executive boards from corresponding hall councils.
Support the student judicial process by serving as a Hearing Officer.
Serve on 24 hour Emergency/Crisis on-call rotation throughout the year. Facilitate building walk-throughs with custodial staff and other Housing staff.
Communicate, interpret and administer Residence Life and Institute policies and procedures to student staff and residents.
Maintain visibility and availability within residence hall community.
Provide one-to-one contact, conflict mediation and referral services to student staff and residents.
Perform other related duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Work Experience: One to two years job related experience.
Certifications: N/A
Skills: This job requires skills in student leadership and advising within a university residential life setting. Skills in program development and implementation, communications and dealing with crisis situations are required as is use of office level computer applications.

Qualifications
 

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Education: Master's Degree
Preferred Work Experience: N/A
Preferred Certifications: N/A
Preferred Skills: N/A

Additional Information: This is a live-in, 12 month position requiring week-end and evening commitments. May entail additional committee and/or collaborative assignments based on the residential program (i.e. living learning), building style (traditional, apartment, etc.), and/or class standing of the residential population (freshman, sophomore, etc.). This job will require evening and weekend responsibilities.

Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a consistent basis with: residence hall students, parents, Housing-Residence Life management, and staff. This position typically will advise and counsel: students within assigned residence hall. This position will supervise: Student Resident Advisors and/or Peer Leaders.


Application Information

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