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Summer employment in Residence Life

Residence Life offers employment opportunities during UNCSA's Summer Intensives program. Those interested will need to complete an employment application, submit three references and a current resume.

Employment Opportunities

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Resident Counselor

The Resident Counselor is a temporary part-time summer staff member of the Residence Life Programs department of UNCSA. They are responsible for the general supervision and management of a residential area housing 16-40 junior high and high school students. Resident Counselors must be responsible, respected, excellent role models and have good time management and interpersonal skills. As well as role modeling, Resident Counselors provide social programming for their community and are responsible for decorating and preparing the halls for the students’ arrivals and for designing informative and entertaining bulletin boards during the summer session.

Resident Counselors also will be responsible for completing collaborative weekday and weekend programming for all residential students. In addition, Resident Counselors work office shifts in which they are responsible for answering phones, providing excellent customer service for students, parents, and visitors, signing student’s permission forms for leaving campus and various other administrative tasks. The Resident Counselor position is a 6-week, live-in position beginning June 11, 2019 and ending on July 20, 2019.

Employment Application

Summer Activities Counselor

The role of the Summer Activities Counselor is to provide appropriate supervision and support for all programs, activities, events, and off-campus trips for students attending UNCSA’s Summer Session Program. The Event Staff position is a 6-week, live-on position beginning June 11, 2019 and ending on July 20, 2019.

Employment Application

Residence Life Summer Assistant

The Residence Life Summer Assistant (RSLA) is a temporary part-time summer staff member of the Residence Life Programs department of UNCSA. The job is extremely busy prior to the opening of summer session and fall semester. The RSLA position is a 16-week position beginning May 6, 2019 and ending on Aug. 17, 2019. Team members will be assigned specific weeks to work during peak turn over times.

Key duties:

  • Perform preparatory work for maintenance, painting and housekeeping activities, including gathering equipment, materials and supplies, loading and unloading materials and laying out materials and equipment for projects.
  • Perform a variety of routine physical labor tasks, depending upon area of assignment, including posting general notices, picking up litter and debris, painting curbs, painting walls, replacing light bulbs, emptying trash bins and performing minor custodial work.
  • Perform cleanup at the end of the day or when the job is completed, including picking up tools, spills, and debris, cleaning work areas and performing touch-up work as needed.
  • Clean all rooms, suites and apartments in preparation for summer camps and new students.
  • Keep all storage areas clean and organized.
  • Perform special duties as deemed necessary by the Associate/Assistant Directors of Housing Operations.
  • May operate a vehicle for pickup and delivery duties.

Employment Application



For Resident Counselor and Summer Activities staff:

Date Process
Feb. 1, 2019 Applications are available
March 10, 2019 by 5 p.m. Deadline to submit applications
April 12, 2019 by 5 p.m. Intent forms due
May 3, 2019 Employment paperwork due

For Residence Life Summer Assistants

Date Process
March 4, 2019 Applications are available
(Positions are open until filled) Deadline to submit applications
March 18 - April 5, 2019 Interviews with candidates
April 8, 2019 Notification of hiring decisions