The employee in this position will have the following essential job functions:

  • Assists the establishment of the campus tradition and culture of loving, serving, and encouraging one another while students are training for ministry
  • Oversees all seminary student organizations, which includes helping to plan and schedule organizational events, approving new organizations, and working with organizational leaders
  • Manages Student Life social media, website content, and the monthly email to promote student life initiatives
  • Assists the Dean of Students with student engagement, character/conduct issues, and the seminary’s student care program
  • Promotes, organizes, and conducts interviews for the Ministry Leaders’ Internship under the leadership of the Dean of Students
  • Plans, organizes, and executes the fall and spring New Student Orientations, the 1937 Project, the annual Student Life Conference, along with other student life events and activities
  • Promotes, organizes, and oversees the application process for the Men of the Word discipleship program under the leadership of the Dean of Students
  • Coordinates student leadership efforts on campus that will increase the affinity for Southern Seminary (help to establish the “Southern Way”)
  • Assists with research into student needs to help the Dean of Students develop strategies and programs for student life with emphasis upon retention
  • Identifies at risk students and provides additional care and attention as needed
  • Partners with the Women’s Ministry Coordinator to accomplish overall student life goals
  • Encourages student participation in chapel services, lectureships, conferences, and special events on campus

Performs other duties as may be assigned by supervisor.