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Resident Directors - Residential Services - Alfred State College

Alfred State College
Alfred, NY 14802
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Location: Alfred, NY Category: Professional Posted On: Tue Mar 30 2021 Job Description:

Alfred State announces current vacancies for Residence Directors for the 2021-22 academic year.

The Residence Directors are 10 month live-in non-permanent appointment positions that include weekend and evening hours and the completion of on-duty coverage which provides campus oversight for all residence halls. Successful candidates will be highly collaborative, but will also have the skills needed to make decisions independently. Residence Directors will know their residents and provide personal, social, academic, and occupational support and referrals.

Residence Directors are responsible for the coordination and implementation of the residential curriculum which include selection, training, and supervision of a residential student staff, community development within the living-learning environment, residence hall governance. Residence Directors serve as a liaison between students, faculty and administrators in regards to college policies in residence halls across the campus, along with the enforcement of community standards, the student code of conduct and other aspects of the disciplinary process. They are also responsible for the administration of college policies and residence hall operations, including opening and closing activities, demonstration of professionalism in interactions with other campus constituencies as well as guests of the college. They also will have responsibilities with the promotion of campus activities and student/faculty initiatives. Resident Directors will focus on relationship building and student interaction on a daily basis with hall residents and serve as a visible and accessible resource in the residence hall community for student interaction.

Some of our Residence Directors serve as Program Coordinators throughout the Division of Student Affairs where they receive programmatic experiences ranging from: planning, program management, administration, program and event implementation, and assessment. These roles provide our Residence Directors the opportunity to gain a wide breadth of experiences and develop Student Affairs competencies in addition to those developed in Residential Life. Some of our Residence Directors will serve in the Student Conduct Office, the Office of Civic Engagement, and College Housing.

The Residential Life team is a part of the Residential Services department within the Division of Student Affairs at Alfred State. It is composed of a dedicated, student-oriented group of professionals who create an environment conducive to learning about one's self, community and society. We provide learning opportunities, skill development, and personal contacts that foster a successful, well-balanced and fulfilling life experience for the students of Alfred State and our community.



Job Requirements:

Successful candidates will have a positive outlook and a student-centered approach. Candidates must possess a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree; Master's prepared candidates are preferred. Prior experience in Residential Life is preferred.

Additional Information:

Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

Public Notice/ Non-discrimination Notice

Alfred State College does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, Veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, et cetera in its programs and activities.

The following persons has have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Nikkie Herman
Chief Diversity Officer and Title IX Coordinator Equity Inclusion and Title IX
Alfred State College
10 Upper College Drive
Alfred, NY 14802

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

This report is available on the college's website at: http://www.alfredstate.edu/university-police/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report

If you would like to receive the combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, you can stop in and request one at the University Police Department, located in the TG House on Lower College Drive. You can also request a copy by calling the University Police Secretary at 607-587-3992.


Posted: 2021-03-31 Expires: 2021-05-01

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