Assistant Resident Director

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Position Details

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Job TitleAssistant Resident DirectorPosition Number8102268Job CategoryUniversity StaffJob TypeFull-TimeFLSA StatusExemptCampusRogers Park-Lake Shore CampusDepartment NameRESIDENCE LIFELocation CodeRESIDENCE LIFE (03850A)Is this split and/or fully grant funded? NoDuties and Responsibilities

•Assist the Resident Director with administrative functions for day-to-day operation of the assigned residence hall/area
•Assist the Resident Director with supervision, training, and evaluation of paraprofessionals in assigned residence hall(s)
•Participate in the departmental 24/7 on-call duty and emergency response system for campus community of 4,700 residential students
•Provide support, assistance and referrals to resident students regarding academic, housing, personal or other concerns
•Provide conflict mediation, crisis intervention and appropriate follow-up for students in the residential community
•Oversee the implementation and evaluation of educational opportunities in the residence hall(s), which includes providing support and resources for events, the residential curriculum, learning communities, and academic support initiatives
•Serve as a University Conduct Administrator and adjudicate student conduct cases that occur in the residence halls
•Advise a resident student organization, which may include hall/area council, Residence Hall Association, or National Residence Hall Honorary
•Assist the Resident Director with the maintenance of residence halls in cooperation with the Facilities Department
•Maintain office hours for availability to students, including some weekend and evening commitments
•Serve on departmental and divisional committees as applicable
•Fulfill other duties as assigned by departmental management

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

• Bachelor’s degree required
• Prior experience in residence life and/or other areas of student affairs


•Bachelor’s degree required
•Prior experience in residence life and/or other areas of student affairs
•Ability and willingness to work varied hours including evenings and weekends as needed
•Ability and willingness to reside in the assigned residence hall community (furnished apartment)



Computer Skills

Proficiency with MS Office Suite, internet, and email applications

Supervisory ResponsibilitiesYesRequired operation of university owned vehiclesNoDoes this position require direct animal or patient contact? NoPhysical DemandsNoneWorking ConditionsIrregular HoursOpen Date09/11/2019Close DateSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsQuick Link for Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have prior experience working in residence life or student affairs?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Why do you want to work for Loyola University Chicago?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents




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    Posted: 9/13/2019
    Application Due: 12/12/2019
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