Residence Life Coordinator
- Elmira College
- Location: Elmira, New York
- Category: Admin-Residence Life and Housing
- Posting Date: 04/16/2020
- Application Deadline: Open until filled
Elmira College is a private coeducational, liberal arts college located in the Finger Lakes region of New York State inviting applications and nominations for the Graduate Assistant position of Residence Life Coordinator.
The Residence Life Coordinator is a twelve-month, live-in professional with the responsibility for the administration of halls ranging from 300 to 500 undergraduate students. Reporting to the Assistant Dean of Students, Coordinators are responsible for the programming and operations of a residence hall and will participate in a weekly 24 hour on-call duty rotation. These individuals are student conduct administrators who will supervise an undergraduate staff of paraprofessionals, coordinate departmental special projects, and collaborate with Student Life staffs and other administrative and academic departments to implement comprehensive services to students.
Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal, conflict resolution, and decision-making skills, a comprehensive knowledge of residence life policies and procedures, effective written and oral communication abilities, a dedicated work ethic, positive attitude, and an open, creative, and innovative mentality.
At least one year of residence hall supervision (or related experience) is required. Assertive supervision of undergraduates and a commitment to excellence is required. Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into an Elmira College graduate program is required. Compensation includes housing, meal plan, tuition for master’s degree, and a monthly stipend.
Letters of interest should be forwarded with resume to Elmira College, Office of Human Resources, Elmira College, One Park Place, Elmira, NY 14901 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.