Service-Learning Program Residential Director

Job Type

Full Time Temporary Contract




San Francisco
United States


Spend 4 weeks in the Bay Area helping young people discover how to make a difference in the world!

The Civic Education Project, a leadership and civic engagement program at Northwestern University, is now hiring exceptional administrative staff for our Summer 2018 Civic Leadership Institute at the University of California, Berkeley.

The Residential Dean position provides leadership and management for a three-week residential service-learning program for outstanding high school students. Positions are available at the following CLI sites: Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), Northwestern University (Evanston, IL), and University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA).

Lead a staff team of top tier residential staff in providing meaningful, hands-on experiences for students in communities across the country.

Inspire students to develop their leadership capacity through daily campus life and recreational activities in a safe and engaging residential community, complementary to the academic mission of the program.

Who We Look For Residential Deans should have at least three to five years of experience in residential life or camp programming, as well as a background in teaching, counseling, or youth development, and/or graduate training in a relevant discipline. Residential Deans should also have administrative and staff management experience and strong communication, organizational and computer skills.

Staff receive a stipend and all meals and housing during the program. Note that all CLI staff positions are residential. See complete position descriptions and hiring details:

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Applications are currently being accepted for all sites and hiring continues on a rolling basis until positions are filled.

To view complete position descriptions and apply online, visit:

YOU have the power to create life-changing experiences for young student leaders! Live and learn from a community of dedicated, passionate staff - apply today!