Resident Assistant (m/f/d)
New York University (NYU) Berlin is seeking a full-time live-in Resident Assistant within NYU Berlin’s Student Residence in Berlin, Kreuzberg.
This is a full-time live-in position. The Resident Assistant will live in NYU Berlin’s Student Residence in Berlin, Kreuzberg, in a modern, spacious, fully furnished single apartment. This position encompasses a broad range of responsibilities and offers an opportunity to sharpen various organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills within a short period of time. The Resident Assistant’s primary role is to monitor and promote the well-being of the students and support a sense of community. The Resident Assistant serves as a source of expertise on the local socio-cultural context. They organize events that promote a sense of community and belonging among the students. Their portfolio of tasks also includes administrative work related to residential life, extra-curricular programming, including orientation, learning journeys, events, etc. This is a 1-2 years fixed term role, depending on the availability of the finalist.
General Administration (45%)
Events and Activities (30%)
Student Safety and Wellness (25%)
Successful completion of a university degree.
1-2 years work experience, incl. internships and student worker.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Preferred Experience, Skills and Abilities
ABOUT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1831, New York University is one of the largest and most prestigious private universities in the United States. NYU is based in New York but also operates branch campuses and research programs in other parts of the U.S. and around the world. As a community of scholars (faculty, students, and staff) that is inclusive of divergent backgrounds and historically underrepresented groups, NYU engages a diversity of viewpoints, perspectives, and approaches.
About NYU Berlin
NYU Berlin is one of NYU's global study-away sites and provides US and other international students with the opportunity to spend a semester studying in Berlin while earning credits towards their degree. The program is fully integrated into NYU's curriculum and designed for BA students in the social sciences, arts and humanities who want to earn credit in their major - including art, art history, drama, environmental studies, European studies, German, history, math, music, politics, psychology, and sociology - while having a transformative experience abroad. Most courses are taught in English. Seminars and lectures take place at the academic center located within the complex of the Kulturbrauerei in Prenzlauer Berg and at NYU Berlin's art and drama studio in Kreuzberg. The program size is 100 students per semester, as well as various January and summer programs.
NYU is committed to providing a campus community that reflects and enacts the values of inclusion, diversity, belonging, and equity that inform academic excellence. NYU Berlin is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity, and social inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from all interested persons including without limitation under-represented individuals in the profession, across religions, color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, and gender and sexual identity. NYU Berlin affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach.
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Shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide two recent references/Arbeitszeugnisse prior to their interview. Candidates must have the unrestricted right to work and live in Germany prior to appointment.
New York University Berlin – Student Residence
Charlottenstraße 97, 10969 Berlin, Deutschland
Please submit your application at the Careers at NYU online application portal.
The University is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity and social inclusion.