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Resident Director

4/18/2013

 

Resident Director

Office of Student Development

University Mission Statement

Trevecca Nazarene University is a Christian community providing education for leadership and service.

Position Description

Both male and female resident director positions are 12-month, full-time positions, beginning July 1, 2013 and ending June 30, 2014. The resident director is responsible for encouraging a campus climate conducive to intel-lectual, spiritual, social and physical development. The resident director will also assist in program development and delivery in one or more areas of need in the Office of Student Development, such as commuter services, spiritual development, multi-cultural student services, leadership development, student activities, etc.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree required. A personal relationship with Christ and a commitment to the lifestyle of the Uni-versity and its theological tradition and mission. The candidate should have a basic understanding of the devel-opmental needs of college students and of how the residence hall environment plays a vital role in a student’s educational experience. The candidate should possess organizational and interpersonal skills including the abil-ity to communicate well with students, to direct residence hall programs, and to follow through with adminis-trative tasks.

Responsibilities

1. Resident Director

The resident director is responsible for encouraging a campus climate conducive to intellectual,

spiritual, social and physical development. They will supervise resident assistants and will be in-

volved in their training and development. Additional responsibilities will include providing

leadership to the residence hall council, counseling with residents on an informal basis within the

limits of training and capability, promoting a feeling of pride for the living unit and encouraging

residents to have a concern and respect for the rights and privileges of others.

2. Program Coordination

Assist in program development and delivery in one or more areas of need in Student Development,

such as service projects, spiritual development, multi-cultural student services, leadership

development, student activities, etc.

The University

Trevecca Nazarene University is a Christian liberal arts university which exists to prepare students for a life of meaningful service in various vocations through quality educational programs. It is dedicated to excellence in Christian education through the integration of faith, learning, and living. Trevecca is an institution of the Church of the Nazarene and is guided by its doctrines and principles of conduct.

Application Procedure

Qualified candidates are encouraged to contact:

Ronda Lilienthal at rlilienthal@trevecca.edu

Application deadline: May 3, 2013

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