Assistant Director Recruitment & Training

Tallahassee, FL
Aug 08, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 42148

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999


University Housing, Residential Student Experience


This position is responsible for the coordination and management of a comprehensive residence life program with particular focus on residential facilities housing 1,000 – 1,200 students. This position is directly responsible for overseeing the recruitment, selection, and training of graduate and undergraduate staff in resident life program. Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:
Provides leadership, supervision, staff development and evaluation for full-time Residence Coordinator(s), Program Coordinator(s), Graduate Assistant(s), Resident Assistants, and Receptionists working with the Residential Student Experience (RSE) program.
Coordinates recruitment and selection of graduate assistants in residence life. Serve as departmental representative for Higher Education Visiting Days. Develop and implement professional development for graduate assistants. Coordinate recruitment and selection of ACUHO-I interns for residence life.
Works with Associate Director for Residence Life to develop, implement, and evaluate training for full-time staff and graduate assistants in residence life. Coordinate initiatives and/or events related to staff development and recognition. Assist in coordination of professional development for full-time residence life staff.
Provides oversight of Program Coordinator(s) responsible for recruitment, selection, and training of student staff positions including but not limited to Night Staff, Receptionists, and Resident Assistants (RAs). Ensure student staff training developed and implemented in accordance with Human Resources, local, state, and federal guidelines.
Serves in on-call duty rotation. Provide crisis response to students, staff, and other constituents as needed. Troubleshoot and respond to issues related to student behavior and facilities maintenance.
Works collaboratively and serve as liaison with internal/external units, including but not limited to Human Resources. Represent University Housing on departmental, divisional, and institutional committees, work groups, and/or task forces.


Master's degree in Student Affairs, student Personnel. Higher education or related field; minimum of three years post-master's experience in housing and/or residence life.
Must possess a student-centered philosophy fostering the development of residential communities and student learning.
Experience supervising staff in a college and/or university housing setting.
Experience developing and implementing training curriculum for student staff in a college and/or university housing setting.

Anticipated Salary Range

Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a full state benefits package.

Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application and submit resume, cover letter and three references with all applicable information for the application to be complete. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education.

Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled. Applications will be reviewed starting August 18, 2017

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