Allegheny College, a small selective national liberal arts college, invites applications for the position of Student Life Coordinator – Leadership and Involvement. The position is a full-time exempt position reporting to the Assistant Director of Student Leadership and Involvement. The Office of Student Leadership and Involvement administers are committed to the holistic development of students by providing meaningful opportunities for leadership development, social interaction, community building, and educational growth. We are guided by the College’s commitment to developing future community leaders and enlightened citizens.
Under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Student Leadership & Involvement, this position will focus on departmental programming and campus wide initiatives. The Student Life Coordinator will be responsible for serving on the Allegheny Bound Core Team as a logistical coordinator, oversight of all Fraternity & Sorority Life and management of the Campus Center Game Room. The Student Life Coordinator will also co-facilitate one-on-ones, council and staff meetings, provide all oversight to fraternity houses and sorority suites, assist with Student Leadership & Involvement and Henderson Campus Center day-to-day operation, and serve in an on-call duty rotation. This will be filled as a live-in/live-on position.
As one of the nation’s oldest liberal arts colleges, Allegheny College celebrated its bicentennial in 2015. A selective residential college in Meadville, Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh near Lake Erie, Allegheny is one of 40 colleges featured in Loren Pope’s “Colleges That Change Lives.” Allegheny College is known nationally as a place where students with unusual combinations of interests, skills and talents excel. In its 2018 rankings, U.S. News & World Report recognized Allegheny among the top six Most Innovative national liberal arts colleges in the country. In its 2019 rankings, U.S. News & World Report recognized Allegheny among the top 30 most innovative national liberal arts colleges in the country.
The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits. Allegheny has a total undergraduate enrollment of just under 2,000 with students from 46 states [plus AE, AP, DC, GU, PR, VI] and 65 countries. The College’s picturesque location is ideal for outdoor recreation, with eight freshwater lakes, ski areas and recreational opportunities all within easy reach.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and provide contact information for three references to the Office of Human Resources, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA 16335 or by e-mail to email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.
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Required qualifications include, a bachelor’s degree with two or more years of related experience or a master’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization. Experience in higher education/student affairs, and demonstrated ability to blend the academic and co-curricular components of student life in a residential liberal arts college setting. A demonstrated knowledge base of Fraternity and Sorority letter social organizations. Must have the desire to learn, be challenged and mentored.
Allegheny’s undergraduate residential education prepares young adults for successful, meaningful lives by promoting students’ intellectual, moral, and social development and encouraging personal and civic responsibility. Allegheny’s faculty and staff combine high academic standards and a commitment to the exchange of knowledge with a supportive approach to learning. Graduates are equipped to think critically and creatively, write clearly, speak persuasively, and meet challenges in a diverse, interconnected world.