Community Director-Texas Academy of Mathematics & Science
University of North Texas
Location: Denton, Texas
$35,568.00 or commensurate with experience + All Bills Paid Apartment
Internal Number: S6146P
The Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science (TAMS) is a unique residential program for high school-aged Texas students who are high achievers and interested in mathematics and science. While living on campus in McConnell Hall, students in this two-year program complete a rigorous academic curriculum of college coursework at the University of North Texas (UNT). Instruction is by University faculty. There are no high school courses taught, but students enjoy many of the activities of high school and the company of age mates who are intellectual peers.
This person serves as a customer service agent and general caretaker to students in the residence hall. Task include the implementation of student development concepts through programs and discipline and through the advising of student organizations and activities. This person is also responsible for supervising and providing guidance and professional development opportunities to Program Advisors, Resident Assistants, and Desk Personnel. Other tasks include monitoring housekeeping and upkeep of facilities.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
Bachelor’s Degree and two years of residence life, student services, counseling, or related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Considerable knowledge of and ability to apply advising techniques to support student needs.
Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations verbally and in writing
Physical and emotional ability to work long and irregular hours, occasionally involving emotional stress and interrupted sleep.
Knowledge of safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.
One of the nation’s largest public universities, UNT offers a diverse work environment for faculty, staff and students to pursue creativity. Explore our many career opportunities and discover why Forbes ranked us 7th in the nation in the education category and overall 4th in Texas and 40th in the nation as one of America's Best Employers. The University of North Texas (UNT) in Denton has an enrollment of over 42,000 students with 206 buildings and 15 residence halls on 900 acres.