Assistant Director of Residence Life and Housing - Worcester State University in Worcester Massachusetts

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Worcester State University

Worcester, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

OFFICIAL TITLE:            Assistant Director of Residence Life and Housing

SUPERVISION RECEIVED:        Associate Director of Residence Life and Housing

SUPERVISION EXERCISED:    Supervises Administrative Resident Assistant

1.    Directly supervises the Administrative Resident Assistant with regards to social media.
2.    Organizes all Residence Life town hall meetings.
3.    Coordinates Living Learning Community development and maintenance.
4.    Coordinates break housing & billing
5.    Coordinates summer conferences for Residence Life.
6.    Coordinates Residence Life sustainability efforts.
7.    Coordinates damage billing.
8.    Coordinates departmental assessment efforts.
9.    Maintains and updates website/ social media.
10.    Directly supervises fitness center.
11.    Assists with residence hall placement.
12.    Participates in the Residence Life professional staff on call rotation.


  1. Masters degree preferred.
  2. 3-5 years of professional experience.
  3. Demonstrated experience working with living learning communities.
  4. Demonstrated previous supervisory and administrative experience.
  5. Demonstrated experience with education, cultural and recreational programming.
  6. Demonstrated experience with staff training theory and practice.
  7. Ability to deal effectively with conflicts and crises.
  8. Demonstrated awareness/sensitivity toward issues pertaining to Affirmative Action and non-discrimination.

About Worcester State University

Worcester State University is a public institution of higher learning set on 58 acres in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts. We are dedicated to preparing students for personal success, rewarding careers, and effective citizenship in the 21st century. We offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the traditional liberal arts and sciences, teacher education, biomedical sciences, business, and the health professions.

Additional Information

Worcester State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions

If interested, apply via Institution Website button (to the right of the description) which will take you to the posting on Worcester State's website. Detailed instructions are listed there.

Keyword Phrases

  • Residence Life and Housing
  • Assistant Director of Residence Life and Housing
  • Intellectual Growth
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Residential Environment
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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