Residence Life creates an inclusive and vibrant community where students grow and develop to flourish in and out of the classroom. Through our residence community, students have a sense of belonging where they learn to live with, learn from, and take care of others, as well as themselves.
Under the supervision of the Assistant Dean of Residence Life, the Program & Community Engagement Coordinator, organizes Residence-wide social, educational and leadership programming for over 250 Residence students aligned with our community’s values. The Program & Community Engagement Coordinator fosters meaningful relationships with both on campus and community partners to create engaging, student centered, programming. This position also co-manages the Residence programming budget with the Assistant Dean of Residence Life.
The Program & Community Engagement Coordinator incumbent must also be hired as a Residence Don at King’s. Therefore, applicants who are interested in the Program & Community Engagement position must also apply to be a Residence Don (part time) at King’s. The incumbent can expect to work 15-18 hours a week as a Residence Don and approximately 20 hours a week working as the Program & Community Engagement Coordinator.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
The Program & Community Engagement Coordinator will be a trusted and enthusiastic community builder with a passion for working with youth to support their personal growth and development.
Additional qualifications, skills and experience include:
Employment Equity Statement:
The University of King’s College is committed to diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion. We encourage and welcome applications from Indigenous persons (especially Mi’kmaq), persons with a disability, racialized persons, including persons of Black/African descent (especially African Nova Scotians), persons of a minority sexual orientation and/or gender identity, persons who are neurodivergent, folks from rural communities (especially rural Atlantic Canada), and all candidates who would contribute to the diversification of our community.
Our goal is to have a diverse Residence Team that represents the lived experiences and worldviews of our student population. Members of these groups are encouraged to self-identify on their electronic application.
Duration of Assignment:
The appointment will formally commence on July 1, 2023, for a 12-month contract. The duration of the contract is subject to change based on budgetary approval.
Remuneration for the Program & Community Engagement Coordinator is combined with the Residence Don remuneration.
Program & Community Engagement Coordinator Remuneration:
$20 per hour plus 4% vacation pay.
Remuneration for the Don position is comprised of taxable benefits (housing and food) and stipends.
Interested candidates can apply for this opportunity by completing our online application form for the Residence Don position. Through this online form, applicants will be asked to indicate their interest in applying for the Program & Community Engagement Coordinator position.
UKC Residence Don and Programming & Community Engagement Coordinator Application Form
The application deadline is March 12, 2023, at 11:59pm. The application form will automatically close when the deadline has passed.