CONFEDERATION COLLEGE – RESIDENT ADVISOR INFORMATION 2019-2020
Becoming a Resident Advisor is a life changing experience! The skills and experiences gained from this position prepare student leaders for careers in almost every field. And, if nothing more, the people you meet while building a community in residence are friends that will last a lifetime!
RESIDENT ADVISOR JOB DESCRIPTION
The Resident Advisor (RA) is a hired student leader who is expected to act as a role model, mentor, resource, and support to students living in residence. The primary objective of the RA as part of the Residence Life Department is to foster a community environment that eases the student transition into college/university, and supports the personal and academic success of residence students. The RA will live in an assigned residence room and be responsible for facilitating social and educational programs while creating a safe, respectful environment through the enforcement of the Residence Community Living Standards.
We respect, appreciate, and encourage diversity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Please review the important dates and information below before applying.
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
Residence Life Staff Applications Open
FEBRUARY 21 & 25, MARCH 4, 2019
Applicant Information Sessions
Location: Sibley Hall Main Lobby
All applications are encouraged to attend one of these sessions as they are designed to set you up for success in our process and provide you with more background information on positions.
JULY 6, 2019
Individual Interview Process
Each candidate will be called in for an individual interview with a small panel. Behavioural questions will help the panel assess your previous experience, preparedness, and interest in the RA position.
Offer Letters Sent to Successful Applicants
APRIL 25 & 26, 2019
Current Residents who are still on site – Staff Orientation
JULY 6, 2019
Position Acceptances Due
AUGUST 15, 2019
Move-In Day & Residence Life Staff Training