Assistant Coordinator, Student Affairs (Female), New Foundation School (NFS),The American University of Nigeria (AUN)

The American University of Nigeria (AUN) was established in 2003. The institution was conceived as Africa's first Development University. Its mission is to pioneer service learning and build leaders who will be prepared to tackle societal concerns. Located in Yola, Adamawa State, the University is a world-class career-oriented institution missioned to be an agent of change in the development of the region. AUN has a strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential to solving the continent's critical social and economic problems. This position is a local one and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.AUN is seeking for a permanent suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:Job Title: Assistant Coordinator, Student Affairs (Female), New Foundation School (NFS)Location: Yola, Adamawa Department: Foundation Programs, New Foundation SchoolCandidates: External and InternalSummary of PositionThe Assistant Coordinator Student Affairs, New Foundation School (NFS) is charged with the responsibility of assisting the Assistant Vice President, Foundation Programs, in ensuring the smooth running of the daily operations of the AUN New Foundation School. These duties shall include assisting with the planning, development, coordination, and implementation of varying levels of activities for the New Foundation School with a view to achieving the vision and mission behind its establishment.The incumbent will reside in the housing complex with the students and coordinate all aspects of their residence life. This position reports directly to the Coordinator Student Affairs, New Foundation School and also collaborates with the other staff of the NFS and AUN.Detail Listing of ResponsibilitiesAssist in the coordination of the various activities including teaching and learning in the New Foundation School as determined by the Assistant Vice President (AVP), Foundation Programs.Collaborates with other staff of NFS in coordinating the New Foundation School’s procedures as defined by the University’s policy.Supervise the New Foundation School Students in the residence halls.Secure and protect the New Foundation School’s assets, including facilities and equipment.Responsible for assisting the AVP Foundation Programs in ensuring a conducive atmosphere for intellectual exploration and knowledge dissemination.Assist the AVP Foundation Programs to manage all aspects of the New Foundation Schools ‘activities to ensure and maintain the quality of students enrolled.Suggest improvements as necessary.Coordinate as necessary arrangements for public functions and social gatherings including seating according to protocol and special courtesies extended to members and guests.Attend NFS events including student field trips, exercise sessions, campus activities, clinic check-ups/emergencies, off-campus events, etc. as required to supervise and assist NFS students.Remain overnight in NFS residence hall or off campus as required to fulfill NFS student supervisory duties. Suggest programs to provide students with a variety of popular events.Perform other duties as required or delegated by the NFS Coordinator, Student Affairs or the AVP, Foundation Programs. 

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