Residence Life Coordinator 'IV' in Residence Services

Employment Group List: 
CUPE 1393
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Closing Date: 
20/09/2021 - 4:00pm
The Residence Life Coordinator assists and works collaboratively with the Team Leader, Residence Life in the development and administration of the Residence Life Program establishing a vibrant residence community by providing support, guidance, and direction to student staff for those students living within their residence communities.  
**Please note:  The Residence Life Coordinator will live on campus and work hours that include evenings and weekends. The incumbent will assume a regular on-call shift and adhere to conditions of being on call, including the expectation to be within 15 to 20 minutes proximity to the University when scheduled for on call.
The successful candidate will have:
Bachelor’s degree required preferably in psychology, sociology, social work, education, or related field as determined by the Department
Minimum two years of previous living/working experience in a residence life environment.
Experience overseeing staff/volunteers.
Excellent oral and written communication
Excellent interpersonal skills, including tact, diplomacy, discretion, and good judgement.
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality
Demonstrated leadership skills with ability to motivate, engage and align staff and/or volunteers.
Experience in mediating conflict and excellent problem-solving skills.
Experience with developing and conducting training sessions/workshops.
Ability to work a very flexible schedule, perform duties independently and within a team environment.
Demonstrated ability to set acceptable personal and professional boundaries while providing support, guidance, and direction to students & staff.
Valid CPR/First Aid
ASIST Certified
Mental Health First Aid


Rate of Pay: 
Classification "IV" per Schedule A of the Collective Agreement

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