Buena Vista University has an opening for the position of Area Coordinator in Office of Residence Life and Housing. The Area Coordinator oversees multiple residence halls housing approximately 200-400 residents and reports directly to the Director of Residence Life and Housing and is responsible for the development and supervision of 6-15 Resident Assistants. Additional responsibilities include facilitating resident participation in the community building model, managing programming budgets for assigned residence halls, assessing programming outcomes for assigned residence halls, serving 3-5 hours each week in collateral participation and completing other office and departmental projects as assigned.
Residence Hall Directors participate as full-time, 12-month, live-in professional staff members. A Bachelor’s Degree is required plus a minimum of 2 years of residence life and housing experience. A Master’s degree in Higher Education Administration or a similar field is preferred, along with one year of experience in residence life and housing and interests in developing first-year experience communities.
Remuneration includes a furnished apartment, access to cost-free laundry facilities, all covered utilities, cable TV, wireless internet and an office separate from living quarters. Additional perks for this position include: a meal allowance (while the University is in session), salary, a competitive benefits package and pet privileges.
A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.
Buena Vista University is an Equal Opportunity/Americans with Disabilities Act/Smoke-Free Employer.