Coordinator of Student Activities/Resident Director
Dakota Wesleyan University - Mitchell, SD

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Coordinator of Student Activities/Resident DirectorThe Coordinator of Student Activities/Resident Director will lead a comprehensive student activities program that fosters active involvement and engagement in life on campus. This individual will also supervise resident assistants and oversee the day to day functions of an upper > STUDENT ACTIVITIES RESPONSIBILITIES Coordinate student activities program; create a team environment and continually develop student leaders, oversee programming budget, plan yearly calendar of student events, and facilitate outside groups and speakers that come to campus. Creatively lead New Student Orientation, Homecoming events, and numerous other on campus events. Provide leadership and direction to student leaders the following areas: campus recreation and intermural programming, weekend events, publicity/marketing, service/community outreach, and special events RESIDENT DIRECTOR RESPONSIBILITIES Work closely with residence life staff in annual resident assistant hiring, training and ongoing in-service training Serve as a role model, resource person and referral agent to residential students Work with individual students to resolve various residential issues such as roommate conflicts, facility concerns, etc.

and assist and support them with academic, social and transitional concerns Supervise a team of four resident assistants QUALIFICATIONS Preferred qualifications include a Masters degree in a related field (Bachelors degree required), previous student activities program experience and at least two years experience as a Resident Assistant. This individual must have strong leadership qualities, excellent communication and project management skills and a passion for student engagement. Successful candidates must also have a demonstrated commitment to the mission of DWU and our values of learning, leadership, faith, and service. Compensation includes salary, apartment, meal plan, and full benefits.

TO APPLY: Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and a list of three references to: Human Resources Dakota Wesleyan University 1200 W University Ave Mitchell, SD 57301 THIS EMAIL Dakota Wesleyan University is a private, liberal arts university of 850 students located in Mitchell, South Dakota and is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Dakota Wesleyan is committed to fostering diversity and is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes the candidacy of underrepresented groups. DWU is a tobacco free campus.

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