Residence Directors

at Heritage College & Seminary (view profile)
Location 175 Holiday Inn Drive, Cambridge, Canada
Date Posted April 14, 2021
Category Other
Job Type Full-time


Residence Directors

Posted by: Heritage College

Posted date: April 15, 2021

Location: Cambridge

Position: Residence Directors

Reports to:  Director Student Services

Approvals: President

Job Close Date: May 15, 2021


Heritage College invites applicants for the position of Residence Director to apply. This is a full-time position that requires the successful candidates to be fully engaged in the community life at Heritage.  Reporting to the Dean of Student Services, the Residence Directors are accountable for the administrative aspects of residence programming. Additionally, the Residence Director is responsible for the student life programs within the residences, which include spiritual, social, and counseling programs.


Key responsibilities include:


The Residence Director will contribute to Heritage’s mission by:

  • providing and promoting a positive, supportive, and spiritually healthy environment that is reflective of the school’s values and mission statement,
  • seeking to resolve student issues and conflicts,
  • attend weekly department meetings as required,
  • organize and lead student small groups, fellowship opportunities, spiritual retreats, and other spiritually oriented activities,
  • administer policies for student life and the Residence Life Program
  • encourage students in their academic and spiritual journeys,
  • review, track, approve, and organize residence applications and allocate room assignments based on personality profiles,
  • supervise move-in and move-out days and participate in special events and orientation activities when required,
  • recruit, train, and oversee the Residence Assistants,
  • support students during medical emergencies and report the incident to the appropriate people
  • conduct periodic inspections of the residences to ensure the health and safety of the students,
  • first point of contact for security alarms, minor emergencies, and equipment failures
  • exhibit a servant attitude and be a credible ambassador for Heritage,
  • promote a positive, supportive, and professional work environment that is reflective of the school’s values and high performance culture,
  • engage and assist in retention initiatives,
  • other duties as required by the Dean of Student Services



Qualifying Requirements


The individual must have a minimum of two (2) years of demonstrated successful ministry experience.  Experience in youth ministry preferred



About Heritage

The mission of Heritage is to glorify God by partnering with churches in providing a biblically-based education equipping people for life and ministry in the church and in the world.

To learn more about Heritage visit



To apply, please email resume and cover letter to:


DJ Mudde

Dean of Student Services


Heritage College and Seminary

175 Holiday Inn Drive

Cambridge, ON N3C 3T2