Classification Title: Student Services Program Coordinator I
College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Department: Housing and Residential Services
Advertised Salary Range: $29,754
Advertised Job Summary:
The Residence Life Coordinator (RLC) is a full-time staff member of University Housing who is responsible for the quality of living in a designated residence hall(s) at the University of South Carolina. Principle duties include supervision, support for student learning and development, residential program development and implementation, administration and building management, crisis management, student counseling, and advising student groups. Complementing the academic mission of the institution, “Carolina Core,” and mission of the Residential Learning Initiatives unit of University Housing, the RLC will actively support students in their academic progress, awareness of self, and awareness of their responsibilities to others. RLCs are expected to seek out and develop opportunities to support curricular programs through integrating them with residential experiences. RLCs provide live in staff leadership to summer conference programs and/or summer school programs. Position requires significant evening and weekend commitment. The RLC is to be a highly visible and accessible staff member to students living in the residence hall. The RLC position is a 12 month position. Multiple vacancies available.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Masters degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor’s degree and 2 years related experience.
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC ...Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.