James River College Residence Director


Job Summary

Help oversee the males of James River College by building relationships and connecting with students on a regular basis.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties

  • Provide oversight of college student discipline for males.
  • Oversees apartment and maintenance requests.
  • Oversee Social Media platforms.
  • Helps with promo trips, camps, and recruitment.
  • Assist with student medical issues.
    • Be aware of the various medical issues that are present in the James River College student body.
    • Be aware of the James River College on-call schedule so that you are able to quickly respond when scheduled.
    • Stay with the student unless released by supervising leadership.
  • Housing Coordinator – males:
    • Communicating with Embassy Apartments.
      • Policy
      • Student issues
    • Communicate with Embassy and follow up to make sure the issue is resolved.
    • Assure phone is off silent after hours in case issues arise.
    • Oversee student room checks.
    • Oversee and enforce James River College Housing Policies.
  • Residence Assistant (RA) Responsibilities:
    • Provide leadership and mentoring to Resident Assistants.
    • Meet weekly with Resident Assistants’.
  • Student Relations:
    • Assist with retention by building and maintaining relationships with male students.
    • Assist in counseling and mentoring students.

Job Requirements

  • Associates degree is required.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • PC skills including Excel, Outlook, Publisher, and Word.

Code of Conduct & Character


James River Church is Pastor-led and staff driven with board oversight. JRC staff are considered leaders and ministers of the gospel and therefore agree to the following:

  1. Develop and maintain a close personal walk with the Lord including:
    • Daily devotional time with Lord.
    • Daily dependence on the empowerment of the Spirit.
  2. Develop a strong marriage and family life. This includes:
    • Communicating and sharing with your spouse.
    • Spending time together on days off and when extra time is available.
  3. Keep personal finances in order with no delinquencies.
  4. Attend all regularly scheduled services in the church. Special services and functions will be required as deemed necessary by the Lead Pastor.
  5. Maintain a high level of personal integrity, honesty and confidentiality in dealing both with the staff and congregation.
  6. Maintain a Christian outlook and attitude at all times.
  7. Maintain loyalty to the staff and church, actively promoting unity within the church.

Commitment to Ministry


By submitting my application for this position, I confirm I have read and accept the above Job Description/Code of Conduct and believe God has called me to serve in this capacity.