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Hansika Khokhar


Residence Services is Now Hiring

Published On: Mon, Jan 22nd, 2024, 2:06PMLast Updated: Mon, Jan 22nd, 2024, 2:59PM1.5 min read
By Published On: Mon, Jan 22nd, 2024, 2:06PMLast Updated: Mon, Jan 22nd, 2024, 2:59PM1.5 min read

Residence services at the University of Windsor is hiring a residence assistant, and today is the deadline.

“This session provided an overview of the Residence assistant (RA) /Community Assistant (CA) job in residence, the skills they can expect to gain from the role, overview of the compensation and application process. It’s also a great opportunity for them to speak to current staff members about their experience and get some tips for the application process” says Zoe Rivera Gutierrez, the Residence Team Leader. 

Tanzil Kataria, a second-year Psychology student, currently lives on campus and has applied for this position.  

“I am eager to apply for the RA position next semester hence I attended the informational session with the residence team. It gave me answers to some questions that I wasn’t even aware of and additionally provided me an opportunity to connect with the current residence team,” said Kataria. 

Rivera says there are great benefits to this job. “Students gain great leadership experience, resume builder, the opportunity to positively impact a student’s university experience, lots of transferrable skills such as time management, teamwork, emergency response, and event planning that’ll help students be career ready. Also, it is a great way to have fun and work!” said Rivera.  

“My interest in this role is driven by the possibility of developing new abilities, increasing responsibility, and becoming more involved in the residence,” said Kataria. 

“To apply you will need to submit a PDF of your resume and answer the application questions.  You will also have to submit a minimum of 1 reference; however, 2 references are preferred,” said Sophia Kakonge-Lamanna, Residence Life Coordinator.

The deadline to apply for the RA/CA position is January 22, 2023. The application can be found on the residence website using the following link: https://www.uwindsor.ca/residence/1626/residence-life-team-applications-2024-2025  

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