Residence Team Life Position - Community Asst EDI & Advocacy

Application for Community Assistant - Equity, Diversity & Inclusion and Advocacy

Contract period:  August 2023 to April 2024

Our Residence Life Team consists of Residence Assistants, Community Assistants, Peer Leaders, Desk Assistants and Student Conduct Board Coordinator.   We are currently recruiting for a Community Assistant Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Advocacy, all other positions have been filled at this time.  The CAs & RAs are responsible for community development, social/educational programming, referrals, policy enforcement and the overall wellbeing of the residents.  Becoming a CA or RA is a great way to build your leadership skills and provides you with the opportunity to develop transferable skills such as:

  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Conflict resolution & mediation
  • Emergency intervention and response
  • Problem solving

RAs also receive training and certification in the following:

  • Safe Talk Certification
  • Diversity & Intercultural training
  • LGTBQ+ awareness and education
  • Responding to Sexual Misconduct Disclosures training
  • Leadership development

Interested in joining our Residence Life Team for the 2023-2024 Academic Year?  

Prior to opening the application for the position, we encourage you to read and review the following documents: 

To apply you will need to submit a PDF of your resume and answer the application questions.  You will also have to submit a minimum of 1 reference; however, 2 references are preferred.

We have provided you with the application questions in a separate document so you can work on your answers in a word document and copy and paste your answers into the application.  We encourage you to wait to open the application until you are ready to submit everything. 

The application and references are due June 14, 2023


Please copy and send the following link to your reference(s) to complete.  Your reference cannot be a friend, family member or a current member of the Residence Life Team unless they have directly supervised you in a paid or volunteer position.  We ask for a minimum of one reference, however we prefer two references.  We will follow up with all reference by the email they provide once we have received their completed form.

Reference form click