Reports To: Director of Community Life/Assistant Dean of Students
Status: Graduate Assistant
Location: Montreat, NC
Job Description: The position of Residence Hall Director is a vital role in fulfilling Montreat College’s Christ-centered mission. A Residence Hall Director serves students in a co-curricular capacity within the residential environment through planned and unplanned educational opportunities, crisis response, management of the complex facility, supervision of the Resident Assistant staff, responding to student handbook violations, and other administrative needs. This is a 10-month live-in position that requires the employee to be a full-time graduate student in a Montreat College Graduate School graduate program.
General Requirements: • Affirm and support the Montreat College Statement of Faith and Community Life Covenant • Self-motivated with ability to work independently • Desire to create and maintain a culture of servant leadership and excellence • Residence Life experience preferred • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken • Organizational and managerial skills • Commitment to demonstrating an active Christian faith through personal example and interaction • Flexible; innovative, creative and energetic; detail-oriented • Bachelor degree required
Graduate School Responsibilities: As a graduate student at Montreat College, the College recognizes the demands of the Residence Director position and that of a college student. The Office of Student Services will coordinate with the Academic Affairs department to ensure that all job functions are met in addition to all academic requirements for graduation. Each graduate program is different, however it is a general rule that the Graduate Assistant Residence Director will complete their degree within 2-4 academic years. Careful coordination with the graduate student, the Office of Student Services, and the Academic Affairs department will ensure successful graduation.
Application Requirements/How to Apply: Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates are requested to send the following materials:
5) List of 3 references with contact information Send materials by email to:
Mrs. Mary Ann Heinen, Administrative Assistant for Student Services, Montreat College email@example.com
About Montreat College
Montreat College is an independent, Christ-centered, liberal arts institution that educates students through intellectual inquiry, spiritual formation, and preparation for calling and career, all for the glory of God.
We are more much more than a Christian college. We provide a broad, rigorous liberal arts curriculum for traditional and non-traditional undergraduate students. We also provide leading accelerated programs for adult students, including graduate, professional, and online degree programs. Our goal is to provide higher education that is high quality, relevant, and diverse—united by a single, clear focus.