Residence Life Coordinator

University of Sheffield - Accommodation and Commercial Services

Job Reference Number: UOS016947


This post offers an exciting opportunity to join the Residence Life team, which is part of Accommodation Services and incorporates Resident Support, living learning and Engagement and Development programme for student residents.

Responsibilities of the post encompass the need to ensure that the transition from home to University living is achieved as smoothly as possible, and that self-supporting communities of students are managed and developed. Other duties include being responsible for a number of residentially-based staff (Residence Mentors) and, together with other Support & Conduct Coordinators and Engagement & Development Coordinators, assist the Residence Life Officers and the Residence Life Manager in the areas of building living-learning communities, providing an exceptional welfare service and upholding the University’s disciplinary policy in respect of students.

The position requires an enthusiastic individual who will reflect our values and behaviours ( and fit in with the University’s Mission, Vision and Identity. Applicants must be educated to degree level and have experience of working with young adults in a residential environment (preferably with a background in Higher Education). Candidates must also be practised at managing staff, possess excellent organisational, communication, interpersonal and team-building skills and must have the confidence and initiative to control a variety of situations.

You can view the supporting documentation by clicking on About the Job and About the University located near the top of your screen.

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