Area Coordinator

Saratoga Springs, NY
Aug 01, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Counseling
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Number: 0001687

Job Title: Area Coordinator

Department: Residential Life

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Type: Regular

Months per Year: 12 Months

Work Hours: 35 hours per week
Evenings and weekends required at times

Start Date (For temporary positions only):

End Date (For temporary positions only):

Position band/level: 130 = AP27

Tenure Track Status:

Job Summary: The Office of Residential Life at Skidmore College is seeking one live-in, twelve-month Area Coordinator. This position reflects Skidmore College's commitment to excellence and community. Skidmore College offers a competitive salary (includes room), excellent benefits package, and a furnished two bedroom, on-campus apartment, that includes a washer and dryer unit. Master's required.

Create and maintain a healthy community; maintain visibility in the residence halls with daily student contact; facilitate educational programming in the hall; meet with students to address personal, social and academic concerns; refers students to appropriate offices on campus (i.e. Counseling Center, Health Services, Campus Safety) when indicated; communicate with parents as appropriate.Adjudicate student conduct cases. Supervise the Resident Assistants (RA); provide training, support, and evaluate student staff. Manage the residence halls including, responsibility for safety, building maintenance, room changes, room/hall inventories, damage assessments, openings and closings throughout the academic year; facilitate educational, social, health and safety programs in the hall. Maintain close working relationships with the Office of Residential Life and other offices and programs on campus; assist with Residential Life Staff Training, In-Service Training Programs, and new student orientation. Rotate week "on-call" campus duty (Monday through Sunday) with other Student Affairs professionals. Be available to all students during emergencies.

Minimum Qualifications: Master's required.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience in Student Affairs with strong ties to residential life and student development. Excellent administrative, leadership, supervisory, and communication skills. Ability to work well with students, staff, and faculty of diverse interests and backgrounds.

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Physical Demands:

Required Applicant Documents: Resume
Cover Letter
List of Three References

Optional Applicant Documents:

Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered for this position, please fill out an online application and attach the following documents: cover letter, resume and list of three references to include name, title, company, email address and telephone number.

This system can support attachments up to 1.9MB. If you encounter difficulty attaching any one of the required documents, please contact Clarissa Sawyer, Employment Coordinator in Human Resources at: or 518 580.5802

Pay Range: $31,600 + furnished two bedroom apartment

Posting Date: 07-31-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

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