Assistant Director of Residence Life and Housing
Residence Life | Salem, VA | Full Time | Opened 2 months ago
Roanoke College has an immediate opening for an Assistant Director of Residence Life & Housing. Reporting to the Director of Residence Life & Housing, the individual will be responsible for fostering a living and learning environment in the residence halls that contributes to whole-person, student development. Additionally, the Assistant Director of Residence Life & Housing should promote community development through hall programming and community standards consistent with the mission of the College. This is a live-in, 12 month professional staff position.
Qualified applicants will have a Master’s degree in college student personnel, counseling, higher education or a related field, previous residence life and housing experience, the ability to assume initiative, work independently, and possess a valid driver’s license. Candidates must also possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Preferred qualifications include experience using StarRez and Maxient and a desire to work at small, private liberal arts college.
Roanoke College is a private, liberal arts college of 2,000 students affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA). A Phi Beta Kappa institution, we have been repeatedly recognized by U.S. News as one of the top five “up and coming” national liberal arts colleges. We are located in Salem, VA, an attractive small city in the Roanoke metropolitan area. With a population of 200,000, the metropolitan area is western Virginia's cultural, business, medical, and outdoor recreation center. Mountain views surround the campus and the Blue Ridge Parkway and Appalachian Trail are nearby. Roanoke College is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity among its faculty, staff, and students; women and members of under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.