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Housing & Residence Life offers employment opportunities for students and staff throughout the year. Each year we hire approximately 325 students who make substantial contributions to the residential community at UVA. We would love to have you join our team!
 

Administrative Openings
 

Residence Life Coordinator, Student Affairs, Housing & Residence Life (HRL)

HRL is seeking up to six (6) residence life coordinators (RLCs) for student-facing roles within Residence Life to help meet current challenges, achieve our strategic initiatives, and bring the University's 2030 plan to fruition. Working within a newly expanded staffing plan, these residence life coordinators will lead, guide, and coach full-time senior residents (SRs) who will in turn support our resident advisors (RAs).

Responsibilities

Residence life coordinators have responsibilities in programmatic, student support, and incident response support areas.

  • Programmatic responsibilities will include community building in the residential areas and assisting in the development and implementation of programs that enhance the first- and second-year experience as outlined in the University's 2030 plan.
  • Student support responsibilities include mentoring, training, and/or supervising student staff and student leaders, as well as helping students solve problems and respond appropriately to challenges and/or crises.
  • Finally, residence life coordinators will have responsibilities relating to incident response and crisis management.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree and minimum of 1-2 years of experience in a housing and residence life program. A master's degree is preferred. Relevant student experience may be considered.
  • An understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion is required, as well as demonstrated leadership and effectiveness in promoting respect and appreciation for diversity and pluralism among students and staff.

All interested applicants are encouraged to apply to posting #R0033115 at uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs. This posting also contains additional information about the position.

Positions will remain open until filled.

 

Program Coordinator, Student Affairs, Housing & Residence Life (HRL)

HRL is seeking up to three (3) program coordinators (PCs) for student-facing roles within Residence Life to help meet current challenges, achieve our strategic initiatives, and bring the University's 2030 plan to fruition. Working within a newly expanded staffing plan, these program coordinators will focus on programmatic and student support responsibilities as well as incident response and crisis management. One of the PCs will serve as the Housing & Residence Life case manager. The PC position is directly supervised by an assistant dean.

Responsibilities

Program coordinators have responsibilities in programmatic, student support, and incident response support areas.

  • Programmatic responsibilities will include community building in the residential areas and assisting in the development and implementation of programs that enhance the first- and second-year experience as outlined in the University's 2030 plan.
  • Student support responsibilities include mentoring, training, and/or supervising student staff and student leaders, as well as helping students solve problems and respond appropriately to challenges and/or crises.
  • Program coordinators will have responsibitilies relating to key Resident Staff functions, including selection, training, and promotion.
  • The program coordinator with case mangement responsibilities will triage student issues, manage referrals, follow up with students, and assign escalating issues to assistant deans.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree and minimum of 1-2 years of experience in a housing and residence life program. A master's degree is preferred. Relevant student experience may be considered.
  • An understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion is required, as well as demonstrated leadership and effectiveness in promoting respect and appreciation for diversity and pluralism among students and staff.

All interested applicants are encouraged to apply to posting #R0033167 at uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs. This posting also contains additional information about the position.

Positions will remain open until filled.

 

Student Employment

 

In addition to administrative positions posted on this page, please see the pages for Resident Staff selections for information on those openings and the processes to apply. Don’t forget that our friends at Conferences@UVA offer job opportunities in which students welcome and support University guests.

These positions are often the first step in a multi-year commitment with Housing & Residence Life. We place a great deal of trust in our students, and we value the contributions they make to our department and the University.

 


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The University of Virginia does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family and genetic information, in its programs and activities. See the Notice of Non-Discrimination and Equal Opportunity for more information.