Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience: Office of Student Life


Penn Place Community Advisor

Penn Place Community Advisor

The Penn Place Community Advisor (CA) is an undergraduate, non-traditional or graduate student who contributes to the facility operation, resident support and administration of Penn Place. Specifically, the staff member is responsible for assisting students in crisis, conducting community meetings, planning and implementing cultural, educational, social and informational programs, serving as a resource to residents, aiding students in transition, performing regular on-call duties as assigned, and assisting with the management of their residential community. The Penn Place CA will have specific duties to support residents who are members of the Recovery House program within Penn Place. This may include specific programming efforts directed towards the Recovery House population, collaboration with the Collegiate Recovery Community (CRC) and the Student Wellness Center.

Penn Place will house students in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction as well as non-recovery students. The staff member assigned to Penn Place will be expected to refrain entirely from all illegal substance and alcohol use, and refrain from tobacco use on the property.

The CA process for Fall 2016 is currently closed. Please check back again to see if other position become available.