The Hall Director is expected to work closely with other College
personnel to address the social, developmental, and academic needs
of our students. The Hall Director is also expected to play a major
role in the operation of the institution by assisting the Assistant
Director and Director of Residential Life in various housing
administration and operation tasks, as well as participate in
several collateral projects within the Division of Students
The Hall Director is responsible for assisting an Area Coordinator
in developing and maintaining a robust and thriving community
within their designated residence halls. The Hall Director is
responsible for building a community with our students, and
encourage students to combine their co-curricular experiences with
their liberal arts curriculum to enhance their educational and
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
MINIMUM EDUCATION :
- Assist in the community development responsibilities for a
traditional residence facility housing up to 400 students.
- Assist the Area Coordinator in community development for an
entire residential area (comprised of two or more residence halls)
of up to 800 students.
- Hire, train, and supervise a staff of up to eleven Resident
Assistants and one Senior Resident Assistant.
- Participate in on-call response and crisis management across
- Serve as a conduct officer for first-level offenses in their
- Work with students, individually and in groups, to resolve
concerns related to student success and retention.
- Complete administrative processes that include: damage billing,
opening and closing the Residence Hall, Room Condition Report
- Manage occupancy and room change process for the residence
- Oversee a residence hall programming budget.
- Serve on one committee for the Office of Residential Life (i.e.
student staff training and development or student staff
- Other collateral assignments as assigned within the residential
life department and division of student affairs.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE :
- Bachelor’s Degree is required.
REQUIRED SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND/OR LICENSURE :
- Student Affairs experience as a student is required.
- Requires excellent oral and written communication skills to
effectively communicate with employees, students, and faculty
- Requires the ability to use a personal computer and Web
browser, Microsoft Office Suite, Google Mail, and Carthage
- Requires knowledge of and the ability to use a variety of
standard office equipment such as telephone and computer
- Requires the ability to perform basic mathematical calculations
(such as addition/subtraction) to maintain budget.
- Requires the ability to travel occasionally to conduct College
Institutional Information Founded in 1847, Carthage College
combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a
culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and
ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts
college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong
emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location
in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows
students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our
beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake
Michigan is home to 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400
part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students
with foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be
lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE)
dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community.
We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including
members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with
disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender
expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin,
protected veteran status or status as an individual with a