The Coastal Carolina University LIFE program seeks an
experienced individual for the position of Residential Support
Coordinator, reporting to the LIFE Program Director. The
Residential Support Coordinator will be responsible for developing
and teaching independent living courses to students enrolled in
the LIFE Program, meeting 1:1 weekly with a cohort of
students, hiring, training and supporting residential success
coaches who provide experiential learning supports and mentorship
to LIFE students living in inclusive residential settings
on campus, to acquire independent living skills through systematic
instruction to assist with acquisition of skills, building natural
supports, developing accommodations, and by identifying appropriate
assistive technology. Communicate effectively with the director,
and members of the LIFE Program team, students, interns,
graduate assistants and parents. In addition, provide exceptional
customer service to all constituents, including but not limited to,
faculty, staff, students, visitors and the community at
Requirements: A bachelor’s degree and experience working with
youth and adults with an intellectual disability. A master's
degree in special education with a focus on secondary transition,
social work, rehabilitation counseling, psychology or a related
field and two years of experience working with young adults with
intellectual/developmental disabilities is preferred.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal
arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from
the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina
University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53
nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association
of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective
master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the
arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and
human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and
Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an
environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we
seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the
growth and development of a diverse campus community. The
University provides equal opportunity without regard to race,
color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual
orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran
status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its
educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from
historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested applicants may apply on line at: https://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/14247.
Applications should include: cover letter, resume, copies of
transcripts, and the names and telephone numbers of three (3)
professional references. Review of applications will begin
immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Full-time annual appointment position with benefits (TL5700).
Normal work hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Must be flexible to meet special scheduling needs of the