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Director of Residence Life at Skagit Valley College - Priority screening will begin after September 30, 2018

For qualifications and to apply, complete an online application at https://www.skagit.edu/careers

The opportunity: Skagit Valley College is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Residence Life. This position is the primary administrator of the Campus View Village program, Skagit Valley College’s on-campus housing complex, as well as the coordinator for off-campus housing. Reporting to the Executive Director of the Skagit Valley College Foundation, the Director of Residence Life is responsible for carrying out all aspects of the housing program’s mission. This position is supported by an Administrative Services Manager, four student Resident Advisors, and various college offices and departments. This position requires that the incumbent be responsible for administrative coverage on a 24-hour basis and occasionally requires evening and weekend duties.

This is a 12-month, 100% of full-time, exempt position based at the Mount Vernon campus.

About us: Nestled between the Cascade Mountains and Puget Sound in the northwest corner of Washington State, Skagit Valley College is located 60 miles north of Seattle and 80 miles south of Vancouver, BC. Based in Mount Vernon, the college also serves a campus in Oak Harbor, and centers in Langley, Anacortes and Friday Harbor. SVC is nationally known for its learning communities and for a strong commitment to student success.

What we offer: A salary of $65,000 per year, depending on experience. At SVC, you’ll balance your work and life with professional growth opportunities, paid holidays, competitive vacation/sick leave packages, access to an onsite gym, and an array of health, dental, vision, and retirement plans to meet your current and future needs.

How to apply: For full job announcement, qualifications, and to apply, visit the Job Opportunities page and complete an online application at https://www.skagit.edu/careers

Skagit Valley College is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing equitable opportunities for all groups in terms and conditions of employment and personnel practices. SVC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, perceived or actual physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, religion, honorably discharged veteran or military status, or use of a trained guide dog or service animal. All faculty and staff hired at Skagit Valley College are encouraged to embrace, continually support, and enhance diversity and equity on our campus and in our community

Skagit Valley College adheres to a set of guiding principles:
Respect, Integrity, Open and Honest Communication, and Collaboration


Residence Facilities Project Coordinator at the University of Victoria - Position is open until filled

Student Affairs at the University of Victoria helps to transform students’ lives by supporting and inspiring the highest standards of student learning and success, community engagement and staff development. The Division is comprised of over 30 reporting units in six departments: Athletics and Recreation, Campus Services, Office of the Registrar, Student Recruitment and Global Engagement, and Student Services. The comprehensive and integrated range of services we provide make Student Affairs one of the most dynamic and diverse divisions on campus. Together, we support UVic’s vision “to be a university of choice for outstanding students, faculty, and staff from BC, Canada, and around the world.”

Residence Services, a unit within the division of Student Affairs, provides accommodation services, programming and education to the on-campus student community, as well as providing a summer conference operation for off-campus customers. The Residence Facilities department is responsible for maintaining clean, safe and healthy housing facilities for approximately 2,300 students in single student housing and 181 family housing units. The Residence Facilities department also ensures that current and future facility projects and develoment meet Residence Services goals and needs. The Residence Facilities department supports Residence Services and Student Affairs strategic operational, financial, and organizational goals.

Under the guidance of the Associate Director, Residence Facilities (ADRF), the Residence Facilities Project Coordinator (RFPC) will support the ADRF in the oversight, tracking and management of short-term construction, renovation and maintenance projects in residences, in order to support and enhance the student living experience. The RFPC liaises closely and works collaboratively with all Residence Services, as well as University Facilities Management and/or other university departments to oversee the day-to-day management of projects, managing timelines, budget and scope of both large and small projects to ensure successful and timely completion of projects.

The RFPC is assigned a diverse range of projects varying in scope, complexity and risk, which may range in size from maintenance work to projects valued up to $3 million. Projects may include interior and exterior renovations; upgrades or repairs to equipment, finishes and furniture; and feasibility studies. The RFPC may also be involved in the coordination, prioritization and oversight of preventative and/or demand maintenance work in residences.

The RFPC tracks and reports on project progress, budgets, and timelines to the ADRF and the Residence Services management team, communicating on issues and deadlines that impact Residence Services operations. This position liaises with other Residence Services departments in order to coordinate communications and deadlines that support the departmental operations.

The RFPC may be required to respond to emergency facilities situations, including being part of an after-hours on-call rotation. Apply here: https://uvic.mua.hrdepartment.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/4059


Residence Life Coordinator at Rhodes College - Open until filled.

Founded in 1848, Rhodes College is a highly selective, private, residential, undergraduate college, located in Memphis, Tennessee. We aspire to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership and action in their communities and the world. We encourage applications from candidates interested in helping us achieve this vision. Rhodes College seeks a Residence Life Coordinator. The Residence Life Coordinator is responsible for the support and effectiveness of the residence hall staff, and participation in the development of a comprehensive residence hall program for students. Open communication, regular contact with the residence life staff, and regular contact with residents are vital in helping build a proactive residence hall program for students. Regularly attend division and departmental staff meetings. Assist in the selection and training of resident assistants, directly supervise and evaluate 10-13 resident assistants. Supervise Head RA.Assist, supervise, and evaluate resident assistants on community development, program development and program execution. Attend programs to determine effectiveness. Provide support for residents in conflict or crisis through mediation, administrative intervention, or referral. Assist in the opening and closing of the halls, roommate assignments, the issuance and inventory of keys, and maintenance of buildings and contents. Advises, counsels, and seeks to develop residents in alignment with the department’s mission, vision, and strategies to create and sustain a supportive living environment. Share rotating evening and weekend “on-call” status with other Residence Life staff, Assistant Director and Associate Director. Interpret college policies and procedures, conduct administrative hearings as appropriate, as well as create opportunities for resident assistants and other students to share in the development and evaluation of policies and procedures. Form collaborative relationships with campus and community constituents to establish and maintain living-learning communities which contribute to student engagement in academic and community involvement. The position requires a flexible schedule with evening and weekend hours.

Bachelor’s degree required. At least one (1) year of previous experience as a Resident Assistant, Community Advisor, or other housing/residence life leadership experience is required. Must have the ability to solve problems and handle multiple tasks and priorities. Demonstrated leadership skills are required. Must possess the ability to practice sound, ethical decision making. Must be student-centered and accessible, with the ability to work cooperatively and effectively with students and their families, faculty, and staff. Must exhibit professionalism and diplomacy in working effectively with diverse constituencies. Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Proficiency with Microsoft Office required. Rhodes College offers an excellent benefits package and a great working environment. To apply online, please visit http://jobs.rhodes.edu .We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce.

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Assistant Director- Dining, University of Washington - Position Open Until Filled. For priority consideration, please apply by October 14, 2018

Position Open Until Filled.  For priority consideration, please apply by October 14, 2018.

The University of Washington’s Department of Housing & Food Services (HFS) is looking for our next great leader as the Assistant Director of UW Dining.

At the University of Washington, diversity is integral to excellence. We value and honor diverse experiences and perspectives, strive to create welcoming and respectful learning environments, and promote access, opportunity and justice for all.
Our ideal candidate exhibits an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse environment, inclusive of students, faculty and staff of many social, economic, cultural, ideological, racial and ethnic backgrounds.

HFS provides on-campus housing to over 7,800 student residents and operates over 40 dining and café locations that serve the entire campus community. In order to successfully accomplish this, we employ over 1,200 student, classified and professional staff members who work throughout HFS, providing residential and dining services to the campus. As reflected in our mission statement—working together to enhance student life—teamwork and service to our students and customers are at the heart of our business.

Before we get to know you, we want to give you a chance to get to know us and introduce you to our Screening Committee Chair and our Director of Dining and more.

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Assistant Director of Residential Life and Student Conduct at University of Washington Bothell - Open Until Filled

The Assistant Director of Residential Life and Student Conduct works closely with the Director to manage university conduct (both academic integrity and behavior violations) as well as oversee the curriculum development in Residential Life.

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