Residence Life Assistant
Application closing date 19/11/2019
Faculty / School or Service The Futurelets Limited
Salary £27,121 pro rata
Job category/type Professional Services
12x Hours per week
Fixed Term Contract (1st September 2019- May 31st 2020)
GBP 10.22 per hour
Future Lets is growing its student accommodation and commercial lettings provision across the City and is seeking to appoint Residence Life Assistants to support with the delivery of Residence Life Events and Activities programme, which supports the enhancement of the student living experience within the residences, building a sense of community and belonging amongst the student residents, through overseeing, organising and engaging residents in a comprehensive inclusive programme of events and activities across a range of the Future Lets accommodation portfolio.
The role require Residence Life Assistants to deliver a varied schedule of scale events throughout the academic calendar year to include, welcome, arrivals, departures, Christmas etc. In addition smaller regular events such as social events, quiz nights, competitions, movie nights, and televised sports events so that students feel engaged and supported throughout their time at the University.
The successful applicant will be educated to A level as a minimum, or have equivalent experience; have an understanding of contemporary youth-culture; and be a confident and excellent communicator, able to positively influence the behaviours of young adults; be committed to equality and diversity; understand the use by students of social networking; and find the correct balance between being approachable and friendly whilst being able to be assertive and set boundaries for behaviour as required. Computer literacy is required.
There will be regular evening and weekend working required as part of this role.
Closing Date: 19/11/2019