Primary Purpose of Position
The Associate Director of Residential Education will assist with fostering an environment that encourages student development in the Residence Halls. This person serves as a member of the Housing and Residence Life leadership team to assist with management and operations for the Department. Participate in organizational training for consistent management and supervision. The Associate Director for Residential Education serves as an integral part of the Residence Life Staff and provides comprehensive oversight of 1 Assistant Director, 4 Area Directors, and 9 Hall Directors. The position serves as an educator and resource to challenge and support student growth and development.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The primary purpose of the Housing and Residence Life department is to provide housing accommodations and a certain quality of life for approximately 5000 students. To provide living accommodations which are clean, safe, healthy, and comfortable while enhancing a certain quality of life, which supports the academic mission of North Carolina A&T State University. The Residential Education program is designed to provide an environment that supports students in their academic pursuits, encourages interpersonal development, and offers opportunities for individual growth and challenge. To provide a quality of life for on-campus students through a clean, safe, educational environment. Responsible for the overall leadership and management of all residence halls, the assignments of rooms, occupancy status of halls, housekeeping needs, maintenance concerns, and budgets, including operating and programming.
Master’s degree and three years of experience in the area of assignment, of which at least one is supervisory or in a lead-worker capacity; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education
Master’s Degree and a minimum of five years of experience in higher education administration.