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CSPA Graduate Assistantships

Mr. Alan Nordyke
Ellis L23
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4549
nordyke@ucmo.edu





rockhurst

Rockhurst Assistantships- Job Descriptions


    Assistantships: Live-in Required

  1. Graduate Assistant- Residence Hall Director
    Rockhurst University is seeking an energetic individual committed to student learning and development to serve as a Graduate Hall Director at Kansas City’s Jesuit institution. Approximately 200 upper-class students live in each of our residential communities. Rockhurst's residence life program is actively involved in student programming, education, orientation, and retention. The Graduate Hall Director position is an 11-month live-in position and reports to the Assistant Dean of Students. A more detailed job description is available. 


    Responsibilities include residential education, staff supervision, crisis management, on-call and availability after hours and weekends, disciplinary conferences, building safety and security, community development, staff selection, programming, and committee assignments.

    Required Qualifications
    • Admission into College Student Personnel Administration program at University of Central Missouri
    • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
    • Demonstrated ability to develop positive relationships with students and parents
    • Willingness to spend evening and weekend time with students is required
    • Live on-campus in University provided apartment

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Understanding of Jesuit mission and values
    Compensation
    • Stipend of $10,000
    • Up to 18 in-state graduate credit hours at University of Central Missouri
    • $500 professional development fund
    • Furnished apartment with utilities
    • Partial meal plan
    • iPhone

  2. Graduate Assistant- International Student Advisor
    Rockhurst University is seeking an energetic individual committed to student learning and development to serve as a Graduate Hall Director at Kansas City’s Jesuit institution. Approximately 200 upper-class students live in each of our residential communities. Rockhurst's residence life program is actively involved in student programming, education, orientation, and retention. The Graduate Hall Director position is an 11-month live-in position and reports to the Assistant Dean of Students.

    Responsibilities include residential education, staff supervision, crisis management, on-call and availability after hours and weekends, disciplinary conferences, building safety and security, community development, staff selection, programming, and committee assignments. A more detailed job description is available. 

    Required Qualifications
    • Admission into College Student Personnel Administration program at University of Central Missouri
    • Strong organizational and interpersonal skill
    • Demonstrated ability to develop positive relationships with students and parents
    • Willingness to spend evening and weekend time with students is required
    • Live on-campus in University provided apartment

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Understanding of Jesuit mission and values
    • Experience with study abroad programs or international students

    Compensation
    • Stipend of $10,000
    • Up to 18 in-state graduate credit hours at University of Central Missouri
    • $500 professional development fund
    • Furnished apartment with utilities
    • Partial meal plan
    • iPhone

 

Rockhurst University is a small Jesuit university located in Kansas City, Missouri. Founded by the Jesuits in 1910, Rockhurst is a comprehensive university that offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programs taught by nationally recognized faculty. Rockhurst emphasizes learning, leadership and service. Rockhurst University is a learning community, centered on excellence in undergraduate liberal education and graduate education.