Office of Co-Curricular Engagement and Learning

Block Party Leader - RockVIU


Led campus block parties, coordinated events, managed teams, and liaised with vendors. Enhanced leadership, organizational, and communication skills.


The position of Block Party Leader at RockVIU involves taking charge of organizing and executing campus block parties. The role requires the individual to coordinate various event aspects, manage teams of volunteers or staff, and communicate effectively with vendors to ensure the necessary supplies and services are provided. The Block Party Leader is expected to demonstrate and further develop strong leadership qualities, showcase excellent organizational abilities to handle multiple tasks and details, and maintain clear and effective communication with all parties involved. This role is pivotal in creating a vibrant and engaging campus environment, and the leader must be adept at problem-solving and decision-making to ensure the success of each event.


  • Proven event planning experience,
  • Strong leadership and team management abilities,
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
  • Ability to coordinate with multiple vendors and stakeholders,
  • Knowledge of budgeting and financial management for events,
  • Understanding of permit and licensing requirements for public events,
  • Experience in marketing and promotion of events,
  • Conflict resolution and problem-solving skills,
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.

Graduate Attributes Associated

  • Oral Communication
  • Technological Literacy
  • Collaboration
  • Critical Thinking
  • Capacity to Engage in Respectful Relationships
  • Ethical Reasoning

Sign Up Directions

Contact Telanie Moolman, Office of Co-Curricular Engagement & Learning at for more information.