Student Housing Assistant

We are looking for a dynamic professional to take on the role of Student Housing Assistant at the Miami City Ballet School. Reporting directly to the Student Life and Housing Manager, this is a paid position at the MCB School dormitories.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Will be on duty once a week, every Sunday, 10am-11pm (with lunch and dinner break)
  • Ensure the health, safety and welfare of all students residing at the dormitories.
  • Monitor students checking out and checking back in to the dormitories
  • Check on students who are ill, monitor that students are following medical advice and use best judgement to determine whether students will need further medical assistance.
  • Must be available on-call to assist in a student emergency.


The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Experience supervising youth in an academic setting, preferably high school-aged students.
  • Strong interest and commitment in areas of Student Affairs and Residential Housing
  • Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing.
  • Cultural sensitivity and an ability to build relationships with a diverse student body in a multicultural setting.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Able to effectively prioritize and manage multiple projects.
  • Team player who excels at building trusting relationships with students, parents and co-workers.
  • Takes initiative with minimal supervision and contributes to the team with innovative ideas.
  • Priority will be given to candidates with previous chaperone or resident advisor experience.
  • Must be fluent in English and preference will be given to bilingual candidates (Spanish or Portuguese)

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Stella Ford, School Programs and International Relations Manager at No agencies or phone calls, please. Miami City Ballet is an equal-opportunity employer.

Miami City Ballet is an equal-opportunity employer.