Residential Life Coordinator

Posting Number 2021-8570
Posted Date 3 months ago(8/26/2021 5:02 PM)
Location : Location
Global Programs (WS1750)
Compensation Grade
Band 52
Student Services/Athletics

Position Summary

Leading a team of residential life administrators, this live-in position coordinates all aspects of the programs and services for the NYU Washington, DC residential facility (both the community development and the administrative aspects such as room selection, RLA selection, room changes, and semester transition). The position directly supervises the staff of Residential Life Administrators and oversees them in carrying out their respective duties. The Residential Life Coordinator provides crisis intervention to residents; assesses nature of problems and resolves or refers for resolution; conducts investigations of alleged violations of University and residence policies, holds meetings, interviews participants, determines degree/seriousness of violations, and follows University student conduct policy. This position is responsible for assigned after-hours/weekend/holiday on-call duties on a rotational basis to address any student emergency. Advises students and collaborates with NYU Washington, DC staff to create a living and learning community to enrich the students' University experience. Develops and implements residential learning community programs and initiatives; assists with student development operations. This is a full-time, live-in student housing position based in Washington, DC.


Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education:
Master's Degree in related field

Required Experience:
3+ years experience in community development activities and programming, facilities operations, and staff supervision.

Preferred Experience:
Experience working with new student programs and/or international students

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and problem solving skills. Good leadership and conflict resolution skills. Ability to quickly and effectively respond to emergency situations, communicate with a diverse populations and supervise staff. Knowledge of standard office software package.

Additional Information

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