ResetView: All | FeaturedAdd Your Own

Residence Hall Assistant – Weekends, Part Time

Interlochen, MI


Posted on July 21, 2018

Apply Now

About Residence Hall Assistant – Weekends, Part Time

Interlochen Center for the Arts, one of America’s most prestigious institutions for arts education, performance and fine arts presentations, seeks energetic, dedicated and creative individuals with a desire to supervise and mentor high school students. Interlochen Arts Academy, the nation’s premier fine arts boarding high school with an enrollment of 470-500, has an opening for a part-time Resident Hall Assistant to serve as part of a team of student life professionals. This position is a 10 month hourly position and does not live on campus. 
 Major job responsibilities would include the following: 

  • Resident Hall Assistants must possess the desire to create and maintain a safe and healthy residential community.

  • Weekend Resident Hall Assistants provide desk coverage for 16-24 hours per week. Their work hours are Saturdays and Sundays 8am-4pm, and in some cases, one additional weekday, 10am-4pm. The RHA serves as the adult who monitors the building, manages student check-outs, oversees building travel logistics, maintains the front desk and issues that arise, and distributes mail.

  • Weekend Resident Hall Assistants are also able to pick up additional shifts during the week to cover for other staff members

  • Resident Hall Assistants regularly communicate (in person, via telephone and via email) with parents and families to provide a variety of  information and to receive permission for various student activities.

  • Facilitates the development of communities that are welcoming and accepting of people of all race and ethnicities, abilities, ages, genders, national origins, religions, and orientations.

  • Builds relationships with a variety of campus partners in an effort to strengthen student supports tailored to their students’ needs.

  • Responsible for detailed administrative and record keeping tasks related to the care of students.

  • Interprets and enforces policies and procedures that relate to student conduct concerns.

  • As a member of a diverse campus community, actively engages students, facilitates conversations about diversity and social justice, and confronts situations of bias that result from lack of understanding.


  • Commitment to the mission and goals of Interlochen Center for the Arts

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple responsibilities and tasks in a dynamic environment.

  • Valid Driver’s license to be insured by ICA

Job at a Glance

About Interlochen Center for the Arts

How to Apply