Resident Director

University of Idaho  |  Moscow, ID

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Job Overview

Posted January 09, 2018 Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Resident Director

Onsite Event Position ID: 1274
Job Type: Housing/Residence Life
Location: Moscow, ID
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Public, 4-year
Institution Size: < 11,000 Students
Employer ID: 13747
Application Deadline: 03/05/2018

Stated Non-Discrimination Policy

Gender Expression / Identity Sexual Orientation

Benefits

Salary Range:
$39,000 - $41,000
Additional Compensation:
$39,823.87 annually or higher commensurate with experience and a furnished, on campus apartment.
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Benefits
Salary Range:
$39,000 - $41,000
Additional Compensation:
$39,823.87 annually or higher commensurate with experience and a furnished, on campus apartment.
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Educational Administration, Higher Education, Student Affairs, Other Education
Experience:
0-1 Year

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Educational Administration, Higher Education, Student Affairs, Other Education
Experience:
0-1 Year

Position Description

Resident Director:

The Resident Director (RD) is full-time, live-in professional staff position responsible for the supervision of one residence hall. The RD position supervises 8- 20 resident assistants, 1 Area Assistant; provides assistance to residents; advises community council and oversees the facilitation of community development; leads retention efforts in area assigned; serves as a conduct hearing officer; assists with University and departmental recruitment efforts, and performs administrative and managerial tasks associated with the hall. In addition, they work collaboratively in smaller team groups to direct and coordinate various departmental projects.

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


Job Requirements


Minimum Qualifications:
• Master’s degree
• Demonstrated leadership, organizational, and decision-making abilities
• Demonstrated ability to manage a variety of projects simultaneously
• Effective communications skills
Preferred Qualifications:
• Previous residence life experience
• Experience supervising student staff
• Demonstrated ability to create and promote an inclusive community
• Demonstrated ability to foster student success
• Skills in crisis management
• Experience working with college-aged students
 

Application Information

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.

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