Residential Support Coordinator

Conway, SC
Oct 14, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Internal TitleResidential Support CoordinatorDepartmentLIFE ProgramPosition TypeTEMP - Temporary StaffFull or Part TimePart-TimeBasis10 mo.Hours per week20Normal work daysMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Days VaryNormal work hoursvariesDoes this position require driving?YesDoes this position require a credit check?NoJob Details

The Coastal Carolina University LIFE program seeks a dynamic individual for the part-time position of Residential Support Coordinator, reporting to the Director of the LIFE Program. The Residential Support Coordinator will be responsible for providing instructional supports, classroom instruction and advising based on students’ individual needs in a hybrid setting (in person or virtual instruction). This position requires a person with strong communication and organizational skills, the ability to multi-task and flexibility.
Duties include, but are not limited to: Providing instruction for independent living skills including the following courses: Introduction to Independent Living, Managing Personal Finances, Developing Independent Living Skills, Exploring Community Access, Building Self-Reliance, and Community Living Lab, individual practicum meetings with LIFE sophomore students, and academic advising.
Requirements: A Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education, Social Work, Rehabilitation Counseling, or a related field. Experience working with young adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities. The preferred candidate will have a Master’s degree in Special Education, Social Work, Rehabilitation counseling and experience working with young adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities in both high school and post-secondary settings.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 47 states and 61 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested applicants should apply online at: or apply online in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, name and contact information for at least three professional references, transcripts, teaching statement and evidence of a valid SC teaching certificate. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Temporary Position. Normal work hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Must be flexible to meet the scheduling needs of the University.
Coastal Carolina University is an EEO/AA employer.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Special Education, Social Work, or Vocational Rehabilitation. Experience working with young adults with intellectual disability.

Preferred Qualifications

Two years of experience working with young adults with an intellectual disability. Experience working with young adults outside of K-12 educational settings.

Required Licensure and/or Certification

Valid South Carolina Teaching Certificate is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to teach, train and cook. Knowledge of computers and virtual technology. Knowledge of Office 365. Strong time management/organizational skills. Strong communication skills. Ability to work as part of team. Strong organizational skills.

Additional comments regarding this positionPosting NumberNS00454PNumber of Vacancies1Desired Start Date10/16/2020Position End Date (if temporary)05/31/2021Job Open Date10/12/2020Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD or other terminal degree
  2. * Do you have two (2) years experience working with young adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a bachelor's degree in special education, social work, rehabilitation counseling or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Transcripts
  3. Reference List
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Application
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Letter of Recommendation 2
  5. Letter of Recommendation 3
  6. Other Document 1
  7. Other Document 2
  8. Other Document 3

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