Job Number: 492887
Department: Residential Life
Position Type: Staff Part-time
Categories: Dean of Students Office
Benefits Eligible: YesPay Classification: Non-Exempt (Bi-Weekly)Month Worked Per Year: 12 MonthsHours per week: 20Position FTE: .50Pay Grade: Non-Exempt - Grade 9
Dacie Moses, a long-time employee at Carleton, was known for inviting students to her house for cookies, Sunday brunch, and conversation. In her will, she donated her house as a gathering place for students. Today, Dacie’s houses one to two house residents and the Coordinator. It continues to be a beloved space where students hang out, play games, study, bake cookies, share Sunday brunch and listen to the Knights and Knightingales practice. This house provides a sense of “home” for many.
The Dacie Moses House Coordinator position is a live-in staff member who works with staff, students, alumni, parents, and other community members. This position oversees volunteers, student workers and house resident(s) to keep Dacie’s legacy of home, generosity, kindness, and community within the house and for the larger Carleton community.
The Dacie Moses House is usually open seven days a week, including breaks (except during Christmas week) from 6AM to midnight. The Dacie Moses House Coordinator will serve in many capacities including the roles of community builder, adviser, supervisor, and on-site manager. In these roles, the Dacie Moses House Coordinator helps to shape the quality of the social experience for the students who frequent the substance free House.
Essential Job Functions - Responsibilities:
Special Instructions to Applicants
We are searching for someone who will love and care for the Dacie Moses House, the community, and the historical traditions that makes Dacie’s a unique and well-loved space. Baking, gardening, cleaning are great skills along with administration/computer skills. A knowledge or willingness to do training in mental health and first aid which would include knowing when to refer or get help. Self-care and self-kindness are important. Servant leadership is important. Servant Leadership focuses on the growth and well- being of the people and communities to which they belong. The desire to serve takes priority and from this awareness comes the aspiration to lead. The question then becomes, “do the people being served grow as persons to become healthier, wiser, freer and more autonomous”? Within this philosophy the leader needs to practice self-care and self-compassion to be able to be of service to the community. It is this understanding of leadership which helps define the role of the House Coordinator within the Dacie community. NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.As per the Carleton Upward Mobility Program, priority consideration for internal applications will be given to those who apply by July 20, 2022. Pending the review of those internal applications, external applications will be considered at that time. External applications are welcome at any time.
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