Resident Life Assistant, Live-In

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Position TitleResident Life Assistant, Live-InWho we are:

National Louis is a 130+ year old university that has been grounded in the values of innovation, access, and excellence from its inception. As an institution we believe in providing access to educational opportunity and that education is our greatest lever for social and economic mobility. We are a student focused community that is committed to continuous improvement and asks how do we become more “student ready” so that we may better serve our students. We believe that through education we are able to empower change and build healthy communities. Our community works hard in the service of students and supports one another like a family.

What we offer:

At National Louis University we offer our employees an innovative environment to work together and inspire the ideas that will make an impact. As our external environment changes, our employees are provided the opportunities and tools needed to grow both personally and professionally to remain successful. NLU employees and dependents are offered a wide range of benefits, including but not limited to, Health Insurance benefits, Retirement benefits, Paid Time Off and Educational Benefits.

CampusChicago - Michigan Ave.If other, please specify

Resident Life Assistant live-In position requires the employee to live in the PACE dorm September through June in line with the academic year. Students receive services on a quarterly basis. Staff are not going to be scheduled to work during winter, spring, and summer breaks.

Position StatusPart TimeIf part time, hours per week25 hours per weekWhat you will do:

Resident Life Assistants facilitate a healthy living and learning environment for P.A.C.E. students, while modeling and partnering with students to participate fully in dorm, college and community life.


•Actively leads Student Life activities, including facilitating student clubs, participating in community and dorm student activities.
•Provides daily morning and evening life skills support to students on a daily basis by referencing chore lists posted in each unit (i.e. cleaning, laundry, meal planning, grocery list creation, etc.)
•Maintains rotating “on call” hours after curfew: responds to overnight student emergencies, and responsible for contacting Student Life Supervisor or Manager to address significant issues or severe incidents needing immediate attention.
•Facilitates students’ understanding and compliance with morning and evening schedules / routines and roommate contract.
•Assists PACE staff to problem solve with students needing assistance with dorm-related issues.
•Completes student records, logs, and reports as required, including mentoring and assisting students with quarterly Portfolio preparation. Participates in Student Life staff meetings, PACE staff meetings as requested, and department and university meetings (as required).
•Assists with organizing systems and procedures, including organizing and maintaining supplies, furnishings and equipment. Participates in training events, as required.

Your Competencies:

High School Diploma required. Bachelor’s degree preferred along with 1 year related experience or 2 years related experience with senior level undergraduate standing.

Posting Detail Information

Posting NumberSTA665Number of Vacancies1Open Until FilledSpecial Instructions SummarySupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Resume
    Optional Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Internal Posting Form (Internal Applicants Only)




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    Posted: 8/20/2019
    Application Due: 9/10/2019
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