Under the administrative direction of Director of Housing / Residence Life the Resident Director will select, train and supervise undergraduate Residential Life staff and manage operational functions in assigned residence halls. Provide services directly to students such as personal counseling, cultural and educational programming. Coordinate administrative operations. Participate in the overall planning and management of the residence hall system. Principal responsibilities include establish and maintain communication with students living in the residence halls through individual contacts, meetings, and discussions; serve as a mediator/facilitator when necessary to provide resoulutions for interpersonal conflicts between students; coordinate implementation of roommate agreement and community agreement process; work with Resident Assistants to assess student needs and interests; anticipate and promote educational, cultural, social, recreational, and service programs, which are supportive to the the residence community; manage operational functions for residence halls such as key distribution and collection, damage assessment, reporting and billing, maintenance requests, and hall openings and closings.
Applicants must be enrolled in classes at Bethel University. A Bachelor’s degree and/ or work experience in a residential life/housing facility at a college or university is required.