Under the supervision of the Director of Residential Life,the Residence Hall Director (RHD)
is responsible for coordinating the operation of one or more co-ed residence hall facilities of about 200 residents;
supervising Resident Assistants (RA); and coordinating services and programs that produce a residential experience that ensures the quality of life, well-being and personal development for about 850 diverse students residing in the residence halls.
The Residence Hall Director participates in weekend and evening assignments throughout the year.
This is a full-time 12 month live-in, entry level position.
Residence halls operate on a twenty four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week basis.
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. The successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
Please note that the Residence Hall Director position does not lead to permanent appointment.
FLSA exempt position.
The State University of New York, College at Old Westbury is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
The Annual Security and Fire Report is filed as required by federal law. The purpose of this report is to provide faculty, staff and students with campus safety information, including crime statistics and safety policies and procedures. The report contains information regarding security and personal safety, including topics such as crime prevention, fire safety, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus. The report also contains information about crime statistics for the previous three calendar years. You can obtain a copy of this report by contacting the University Police Department (516) 876-3333
Only applications submitted online will be considered.
A cover letter with a resume and contact information for three (3) references should be submitted online at: https://oldwestbury.interviewexchange.com
For the first 10 working days applications will be limited to UUP Old Westbury.
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS:Sunday, April 2, 2017
Bachelor's degree and 0-3 years of appropriate work experience required.
Demonstrated supervisory, management, and leadership experience required.
Desirable characteristics must include excellent communication skills, a well-developed sense of responsibility, maturity, sensitivity to diversity, inclusion and individual differences, experience in problem solving/problem resolution, enthusiasm for working with students, and an understanding of issues facing college students.
Master's degree preferred.
Demonstrated supervisory, management, and leadership experience in an academic setting preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Salary (SL-2)
Excellent benefits, including location pay.
For more information on the SUNY Old Westbury, visit www.oldwestbury.edu.
SUNY Old Westbury is a dynamic and diverse public liberal arts college that fosters academic excellence through close interaction among students, faculty and staff. Old Westbury weaves the values of integrity, community engagement, and global citizenship into the fabric of its academic programs and campus life. In an envi...ronment that cultivates critical thinking, empathy, creativity and intercultural understanding, we endeavor to stimulate a passion for learning and a commitment to building a more just and sustainable world. The College is a community of students, teachers, staff, and alumni bound together in mutual support, respect, and dedication to the Mission.
LOCATION: With a wooded 604-acre campus centrally located on Long Island, the nation's 16th largest population center, Old Westbury offers the best of both worlds - a quiet atmosphere dedicated to learning yet just 20 miles from the heart of New York City.
STUDENTS & ALUMNI: 4,500 students from across the United States and more than 20 foreign countries; among the most culturally diverse student populations in the Northeast. More than 17,000 alumni can be found around the world.
FACULTY: 160 full-time; 83% hold terminal degree in their field. A 17:1 student-to-faculty ratio.
CURRICULUM: Comprehensive, with 45 undergraduate majors and 16 minors in both liberal arts and professional fields. Graduate courses are offered in accounting, taxation, education, and mental health counseling.
DEGREES: Undergraduate: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Professional Studies. Graduate: Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Science in Taxation, Master of Science in Adolescence Education, Master of Arts in Teaching, and Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling.
ACCREDITATION: Middle States Commission on Higher Education, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (School of Education), American Chemical Society (B.S. in Chemistry).
STUDENT LIFE: Active and diverse with more than 50 student organizations, including a student-run newspaper, fraternities, sororities, academic organizations, and community service groups.
ATHLETICS: 13 Division III intercollegiate teams compete in the Skyline Conference.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: 60% of students receive either need-based aid or merit-based scholarships.
ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS: Selective. Applications considered on a rolling basis.