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#18099, Resident Assistant

Job Type: Regular
Wages: Stipend, room, and board
Job Begins: 08/04/2018
Work Schedule: [Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun] - 20 hours per week/varies
Job Duties: The Resident Assistant (RA) lives within an assigned community area and seeks to foster a positive community, provide academic support and monitor the safety and security of his/her residential community. The position requires flexibility and a willingness to assume a variety of roles. RAs should exhibit good interpersonal skills, effectively navigate diverse environments, and manage a variety of administrative tasks. RAs are appointed for one academic year with weekend and evening/late night responsibilities. RAs report directly to the Complex Coordinator of the assigned facility.
Minimum Qualifications: • Enrollment in a minimum of 12 undergraduate credits or six graduate credits at Emporia State University • Be in good conduct standing with Residential Life and Emporia State University • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, at time of hire and for duration of employment as Resident Assistant • Have lived within a residential facility at a college or university for a minimum of one semester • Must not enter Phase II, Block II, or Block III during the course of the 2018-2019 academic year • Successfully complete a mandatory background check • Enrollment in the RA Seminar course, SC420, for fall 2018 semester (if not previously completed) • Academic overload, outside employment, practicum, clinical or internship hours, and major leadership roles in organizations must be pre-approved by Residential Life and cannot exceed 15 hours/week total
Special Comments: Background check will be required.
All candidates must complete and submit the Resident Assistant Application link and have the Reference Form completed and submitted by two references by 1:00 p.m. on Monday, February 12, 2018. All application materials can be found on the Residential Life website http://www.emporia.edu/reslife/candidates.html.
Download Application: Student Job Application
Application Submission: [Please email your application form to contact's email below]
Contact Name: Kayla Smith
Contact Number: 620-341-5264
Department: Residential Life Administration
Contact E-mail: ksmith29@emporia.edu
Office: 308 S. Morse Hall