Resident Director (Spring 2018)--Part Time

Position ID: 38603
Gordon State College
Residence Life
Branch Campus: 
Barnesville, GA
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Director, Administrative
Job Description: 
Job Summary/Basic Function:

This position is responsible for directing residence life operations for an assigned residence hall and for enforcing residence life policies and procedures.
• Resides in an assigned residence hall; participates in evening programming; responds to overnight emergencies; participates in on-call rotation schedule.
• Recruits, selects and assists with the training of Resident Assistants (RAs).
• Resolves minor discipline issues and completes related documentation; resolves resident problems.
• Coordinates the assignment and scheduling of RAs.
• Supervises the work of RAs; conducts staff meetings; communicates with staff to exchange ideas, solve problems, and discuss ideas.
• Inspects residence hall daily to identify and resolve maintenance and student conduct issues.
• Coordinates health and safety checks.
• Coordinates and schedules fire and tornado drills.
• Coordinates student check-ins and check-outs at the beginning and end of each semester.
• Educates residents of college rules and regulations and the consequences of infractions.
• Posts signs and posters as needed; maintains and updates bulletin boards.
• Unlocks student rooms as needed.
• Performs related duties.

This is a 10 month regular part-time position which includes hourly pay plus rent-free apartment (unfurnished), free utilities, telephone, cable, and computer access; academic year meal plan and free parking pass.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of an associate’s degree.
• Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with three years’ experience or service.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
• Supervisory and leadership experience in educational or academic setting.
• Ability to design and implement educational and social programs for residence life.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
CIP Discipline Code: 
Student Life/Housing Services (Admin code)
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II