Get Involved

Being a member of the Residence Life Staff team is a rich and rewarding experience. If you are looking for an opportunity to give back to your community and at the same time gain some valuable experience, you should consider applying. Residence Life offers a number of job and volunteer opportunities. Click on each position to see hiring information and a link to an overview of the position. Please note that Don, Porter, and Residence Council Volunteers must live in an undergraduate residence during their term. Peer Review Board positions are open to York residence and commuting students.

 

Opportunities for FW 2017-18: Get Involved!

Residence Night Porters

Residence Night Porters

Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for a position description.

You must live in the undergraduate residence for which you apply.  Applicants for Founders Residence may live in any undergraduate residence.

Hiring Period

We are no longer accpeting applications for the Night Porter position.  Please check back in August 2017 for more information on our fall hiring period.

 

Peer Review Board Chair (Glendon) and Volunteers (Keele and Glendon)

Peer Review Board Member

Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for a position description. Volunteers are not required to live in Residence.

Peer Review Board applications are now open, please visit: https://reslife.apps01.yorku.ca/machform/view.php?id=71298

Residence Life Project Assistant

Residence Life Project Assistant

Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for a position description. Candidates must be Work/Study eligible and have filled out a Student Financial Profile online at sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp.

If you are interested in the Residence Life Summer Assistant or would like more information please see the application.  This position will be posted until filled.

Please check in August 2017 for 2017 - 2018 Fall/Winter Residence Life Project Assistant hiring information.

Community Life Programming Assistant

Community Life Programming Assistant  

We are currently hiring for a Summer Community Life Programming Assistant position.  If you are interested, please visit the applicaiton page for more information.  APplications are due, Sunday, April 16th by 11:59 p.m.  Please note that priority will be given to applicants living in the York Apartments for the duration of the position.

Please check in August 2017 for Fall/Winter term information.

Residence Dons

Application Period: Thursday, December 1st, 2016 to Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 by 4:00 p.m.

Interview Offers: January 16th to January 18th, 2017

Interview Period: January 23rd to February 1st, 2017

Offer Period: February 8th to February 9th, 2017

Job Duration: March Don Orientation, August 2017 to April 2018

Staff description: Residence Don

Don Hiring for the 2017 - 2018 academic year has now closed.  Thank you for your interest in Residence Life.

Residence Council Volunteer

Residence Council Volunteers

Each residence has a Don of Leadership and Learning Opportunities (DLLO) who will be recruiting Residence Council Volunteers to assist with community building and programming throughout the academic year. Please speak to your Don or DLLO for how to get involved.

Residence Student Advisory Group

Residence Student Advisory Group Description

This is an elected position within each of the 10 undergraduate residence buildings.  Currently all positions are filled.

 

PRYSM Event Coorinator

PRYSM Event Coordinator

More details to come Summer 2017 regarding the hiring porcess.  Please visit the Residence Life Staff & Volunteer page for more inforamtion.

 

Opportunities for Summer 2017:

Summer Dons

Please note that you need to have previously been a York U Residence Life Don in order to be eligible for the Summer Don position. 

Residence Life Summer Don applications are now open.  For more information or to apply please visit: https://reslife.apps01.yorku.ca/machform/view.php?id=70658

Residence Life Summer Assistants

Candidates must be Work/Study eligible and have filled out a Student Financial Profile online at sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp.

Residence Life Project Assistant applications for the summer are now open.  For more information or to apply please visit: https://reslife.apps01.yorku.ca/machform/view.php?id=71057

Community Life Programming Assistant

Candidates must be Work/Study eligible and have filled out a Student Financial Profile online at sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp.

Please check back in March 2017 for summer term hiring.

If you have any questions about getting involved in your residence, please contact your RLC, Don, or email us at resjobs@yorku.ca. If you are interested in getting involved on campus for the 2016 - 2017 school year, check out YU Connect for a list of organizations that may have opportunity. Need some help completing an application and/or preparing for an interview?  Check out the Career Centre