Graduate Assistant- Residence Life Hall Director (Fall 2023/Spring 2024)
Job no: 494651
Work type: Student
Location: Pensacola - Main Campus
Categories: Student, Housing
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Employment based visa sponsorship will NOT be considered for this position.
|Position Title (Classification Title):||Graduate Assistant- Residence Life Hall Director (Fall 2023/Spring 2024), Graduate Assistant|
|Working Title:||Residence Life Hall Director (Fall 2023/Spring 2024)|
|Job Summary:||The Hall Director reports to a Residence Life Coordinator (RLC) and collaborates with their supervisor to shape the environment and experiences of residential students by providing services and programs.
All positions within the Housing & Residence Life department begin with mandatory training in mid-July each year. This is a full-time training which runs through early August. All assistantships require some scheduled night and weekend obligations per semester. These obligations can be associated with major department events, including, but not limited to: move-in weekends and hall closing days. As with any live-in position, staff members are also responsible for handling crises as they occur. These assistantships will average 30 hours per week over the course of the academic year.
|Department||Housing Residence Life|
Applicants must be a graduate student at the University of West Florida and pursuing work related to the student’s graduate studies program.
|Position Qualifications:||-This position requires a Bachelor's degree in any field
-Must be enrolled in a UWF graduate program and maintain good academic standing.
-Enrollment in any graduate program at the University of West Florida for the period of the assistantship (required enrollment: 9 graduate credit hours per semester)
|Preferred Qualifications||-Previous experience previous experience working on a college campus as a para- or professional staff member
-Ability to effectively work with university students, demonstrate a sense of job responsibility, and maturity, and show evidence of leadership skills
-Ability to organize tasks, prioritize duties, and effectively complete the many components of the job
-Ability to collaborate with a variety of campus partners, including Student Affairs departments, University Faculty members, and fellow Housing & Residence Life staff members
-A solid understanding of ethical situations and the ability to think critically
-Ability to lead small-group training sessions/discussions, engage in public speaking, and design and conduct experiential learning programs
-A working knowledge of residential living-learning philosophy
-Ability to interact with and support a diverse student population
-A comprehensive understanding or ability to learn various email, database, and electronic systems used for communication and community management
|Essential Functions / Job Duties:||
|Special Requirements or Considerations of the Job:||
This position requires a criminal background screen
|Number of Vacancies||Multiple|
|Work Hours||8am - 5pm|
|Contract Period||Fall 2023/Spring 2024|
|Salary Range||$11,395 stipend paid bi-weekly over the Fall and Spring semesters|
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu. Applicants are required to attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references. *References will be contacted upon submission of this application. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.|