Dacie Moses, a long-time employee at Carleton, was known for inviting students to her house for cookies, Sunday brunch, and conversation. In her will, she donated her house as a gathering place for students. Today, Dacie’s houses one to two house residents and the Coordinator. It continues to be a beloved space where students hang out, play games, study, bake cookies, share Sunday brunch and listen to the Knights and Knightingales practice. This house provides a sense of “home” for many. The Dacie Moses House Coordinator position is a live-in staff member who works with staff, students, alumni, parents, and other community members. This position oversees volunteers, student workers and house resident(s) to keep Dacie’s legacy of home, generosity, kindness, and community within the house and for the larger Carleton community.
The Dacie Moses House is usually open seven days a week, including breaks (except during Christmas week) from 6AM to midnight. The Dacie Moses House Coordinator will serve in many capacities including the roles of community builder, adviser, supervisor, and on-site manager. In these roles, the Dacie Moses House Coordinator helps to shape the quality of the social experience for the students who frequent the substance free House.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
What Carleton College has for you: Carleton offers a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plans with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a health savings account with college contribution, a generous paid time off, as well as access to many other campus amenities.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. To learn more visit: https://careers.carleton.edu/en-us/job/492887/dacie-moses-house-and-program-coordinator
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro that offers an interesting alternative to working in corporate America. A place with small town charm with big city opportunity. If you are looking for a stimulating environment to work, take a closer look at this opportunity today.
The successful candidate possesses a Bachelor’s degree and have previous social experience and/or student government, campus activities, community organizing, non-profit, counseling, or other related experience. The Dacie Moses House Coordinator must be committed to working with individuals and groups of traditional aged college students and others who may use the House. In addition, she/he/they must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed. We are searching for someone who will love and care for the Dacie Moses House, the community, and the historical traditions that makes Dacie’s a unique and well-loved space. Baking, gardening, cleaning are great skills along with administration/computer skills.
Carleton is a private liberal arts predominantly residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Founded in 1866, Carleton College is an independent and highly selective liberal arts college with a diverse and exceptionally able student body, a talented faculty whose first priority is teaching, and a continued commitment to the liberal arts. A four-year college, Carleton offers the Bachelor of Arts degree. Its students can choose from 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.Carleton College occupies more than 1,000 scenic acres of campus, arboretum, over 100 campus buildings, and athletic fields. Located in Northfield, Minnesota, 40 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Carleton offers access to the cultural advantages of a major metropolitan area.