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Assistant Director of Campus Life

Office of Campus Life
Position: Full-time
Date posted: June 6, 2019

The Assistant Director is a 12 month live-in position and reports directly to the Director of Campus Life.  A Master’s degree is preferred, but Bachelor’s degree is required, with a minimum of three years of housing/residence life and supervisory experience.

  • Serves as a member of the central office of Campus Life staff
  • Resides on campus
  • Supervises Resident Directors and Graduate Assistants
  • Supervises 35 Resident Assistants
  • Coordinates and maintains assessment initiatives for the office
  • Coordinates and tracks programming in all residence halls with the graduate assistant support
  • Adjudicates minor student conduct infractions
  • Develops, in consultation with the Director of Campus Life, residence hall policies aimed at assuring health and safety, as well as enriching the social, cultural, and intellectual growth of students
  • Ensures compliance within the residence halls of al student life policies
  • Works to build pride in the residence halls through planning, developing, and implementing (with assistance of residence hall staff) around a prescribed residential curriculum
  • Oversees the resident assistant selection process
  • Plans, with the Director of Campus Life, and implements fall and spring GA/RD/RA training, inservices and professional development workshops
  • Assists with the supervision of Graduate Assistants
  • Participates in an On-call duty rotation
  • Records charges for damages
  • Serves as a liaison on various campus committees and assists with advising of student groups as needed
  • Performs general office duties as needed

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Residence life experience
  • Supervisory skills
  • Public speaking skills
  • Assessment knowledge
  • Great organizational skills
  • Programming skills

To APPLY:  Email letter of interest, resume and three references to Alisa M. Lively, Director of Campus Life at  Preference will be given to applications received by June 15, 2019.


Qualifications, REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Residence Life experience
  • Position subject to background check

Qualifications, PREFERRED:

  • Master’s degree in higher education or related field

Contact Info

Alisa Lively
Director of Campus Life
WVWC 59 College Avenue Buckhannon, WV 26201

West Virginia Wesleyan College is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the College to create a favorable work environment in which all employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or religious affiliation, can enjoy equal opportunities in their employment relationship with the College.