Current Job Opportunities
Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply for the position of resident director for the 2014-2015 academic year. This is a twelve month assignment beginning July 1, 2014 and ending June 30, 2015. RD positions are considered full time positions. Employee benefits include: health insurance, an apartment provided for year-round use, board for all dependents living with the resident director during the time the food service is open, tuition remission for the first Master’s level degree related to the job. Deadline for applications: April 30, 2014.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. A personal relationship with Christ and a commitment to the lifestyle of the University and its theological tradition and mission is a must. The candidate should have a basic understanding of the developmental 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 ability to communicate well with students, to direct residence hall programs, and to follow through with administrative tasks.
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 involved 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.
Assist in program development and delivery in one or more areas of need in the Office of Student Development, such as spiritual development, multi-cultural student services, leadership development, student activities.
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, Associate Dean of Students for Residential Life
Trevecca Nazarene University
333 Murfreesboro Road
Nashville, TN 37210
Candidates will be required to submit a completed application and a current resume.