Thank you for your interest in working in Housing & Residential Life at Northeastern University. We hope you find the information below helpful when determining if Northeastern is the right fit for you.
The Department of Residential Life values Community Development, Academic Engagement, Inclusion, Citizenship, and Experiential Learning.
With a staff of over 30 full and part-time professional staff members and 241 resident assistants, the Department of Residential Life strives to create a community for all students by providing programs and services that promote holistic student development and ensure a positive residential experience.
Northeastern University is conveniently located in beautiful downtown Boston and borders some of the most diverse communities in the city, including Roxbury, Back Bay, and the Fenway. Learn more about living in Boston here.
Welcome to the online home of the Residence Director position at Northeastern University. In the pages ahead, interested applicants will find a wealth of information regarding the position, our institutional mission and culture, life in Boston and many of the frequently asked questions posed by candidates in the past.
We invite you to explore everything there is to see and look forward to working with you as future candidates and colleagues.
The Residence Director is a 12-month, non-exempt, live-in professional staff position within the Department of Residential Life. The Residence Director’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
The Graduate Assistant (GA) position is a part-time staff member in the Department of Housing & Residential Life. GAs are required to be enrolled in a Master’s Program at Northeastern. The GA is responsible for working directly within the department to support student staff and assist with in-hall responsibilities and/or a specific functional area. Functional areas include student conduct and facilities work. GAs also serve as members of the Graduate Assistant Growth Experience (GAGE). This group provides them with a strong focus on the empowerment and professional development of GA staff during their time in the department.
The following opportunities have been afforded to graduate assistants for the 2018-2019 academic year:
For questions, contact the recruitment team.
MUST BE WORK STUDY ELIGIBLE
Provide general office support to Housing – Customer Service including, but not limited to: greeting walk-ins, answering phones, email correspondence, general data entry, filing (both paper and electronic), copying documents, delivering documents around campus and scanning documents. Maintaining confidentiality with all records and student information. Other general office support duties, as needed.
Experience in MS Office suite, strong background in Excel and Word. Attention to detail, high level of organization, ability maintain confidentiality at all times. Committed, conscientious and highly motivated with knowledge of general office practice and excellent interpersonal skills.
For questions and how to apply please visit the Student Employment Website.