Resident Director

Bryant University  |  Smithfield, RI

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Job Overview

Posted one week ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Resident Director

Job Type: Housing/Residence Life
Location: Smithfield, RI
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size: < 3,500 Students
Employer ID: 28077

Benefits

Additional Compensation:
This is a full-time, ten month; live-in position (furnished one bedroom apartment and board provided).
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Benefits
Additional Compensation:
This is a full-time, ten month; live-in position (furnished one bedroom apartment and board provided).
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:

Position Description

This position reports to the Director of Residence Life and is responsible to manage and supervise activities effecting the staff and students of the assigned residence area(s). This is a full-time, ten month; live-in position (furnished one bedroom apartment and board provided).

Anticipated start date is August 1, 2019

The principal accountabilities for the Resident Director at Bryant University include but are not limited to the following:

1. Maintaining a proper living environment for residence hall students through ensuring that rules and regulations (including fire safety, quiet hours, building maintenance, and security) which affect the quality of life in the residence halls, are upheld; 
2. Providing counseling assistance and guidance to students;
3. Training, developing programs with, and supervising the activities of, student resident assistants
4. Developing creative social, cultural, safety and educational programs for students;
5. Coordinating proper building maintenance with maintenance employees; 
6. Completing administrative assignments in a timely manner as required; and,
7. Performing other duties as assigned.

Certain requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate persons with disabilities.

Qualities and Characteristics:

• Demonstrated commitment to diversity and cultural competence with the ability to positively work with and support diverse groups of students.
• Ability to work collaboratively with co-workers and to build and maintain professional relationships.
• Possess the energy and enthusiasm necessary to engage and motivate students.
• Sound judgement and decision making skills.
• Open and responsive to direction and feedback.


Job Requirements

This position is best filled by an individual with:

• Undergraduate degree (graduate degree strongly preferred) in counseling and/or higher education.
• Previous experience in residence hall management.

Application Information

To be considered for this position, interested applicants must apply online at https://employment.bryant.edu/postings/2133

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