Students Staff

20 January 2020

Residence Life Recruitment

Filed under: Southend Bulletin — Danielle Karanicholas @ 8:40 am

Residence Life recruitment is fast approaching. Applications for Residents’ Assistants (RAs) and Senior Residents’ Assistants (SRAs) for next academic year (2020-2021) open on 13 January 2020 and close on 7 February 2020.

The RAs and SRAs are student staff who support students in University Accommodation. Every flat is allocated an RA who is responsible for assisting students with resolving flat issues and disputes, providing welfare support, signposting to relevant services and organising events to help students settle in. The RAs and SRAs also provide an out of hours on-call support service to students regarding any situations/problems requiring immediate assistance. Any current University of Essex student can apply to both roles on as long as they are still a student next year and are willing to live in University Square. The roles are great opportunities for students to gain a range of skills which will enhance they future employability. Residence Life will hold sessions in the University Square Common Room to provide more information about the RA and SRA roles to potential applicants on the dates and times below:

20/01/2020          Monday               2.30-3.30 pm

21/01/2020          Tuesday               6.30-7.30 pm

23/01/2020         Thursday             1.30-3.00 pm

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