Independent Living Advisor Resume Samples

The role of an Independent Living Advisor is to facilitate a community-based service that provides individuals with information and support and ensures that they gain access and make use of the money provided by the relevant funding stream. A list of associated duties carried out on daily basis are mentioned on the Independent Living Advisor Resume as – effectively manage an allocated workload of individuals requiring information and support, developing supportive relationships through which they can explore their options for independent living; keeping the family informed about appropriate information so that they can make informed decisions.

To excel the job applicants should be able to possess the following skills and abilities – a good understanding and commitment towards disability equality and equality of opportunity for all people, knowledge of personalization and person-centered support; willingness to travel; and competency in using relevant software. A qualification in social service is considered mandatory for this role.

Independent Living Advisor Resume example

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Summary : As an Independent Living Advisor, responsible for Participating in the implementation of the marketing plan as directed by management and/or marketing consultant, Utilizing discretion and independent judgment within department guidelines.

Skills : Management Experience, Administration, Retail Sales, Documentation, Forklift, Customer Service, Communication, Receptionist, Clerical.

Description :

    1. Enforced rules and regulations to ensure the smooth and orderly operation of dormitory programs.
    2. Provided emergency first aid and summon medical assistance when necessary.
    3. Mediated interpersonal problems between residents.
    4. Administered, coordinated, or recommended disciplinary and corrective actions.
    5. Communicated with other staff to resolve problems with individual students.
    6. Counseled students in the handling of issues such as family, and educational problems.
    7. Made regular rounds to ensure that residents and areas are safe and secure.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate In Arts


Independent Living Advisor Resume

Objective : Seeking an Independent Living Advisor position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Examining And Evaluating Financial Records Giving Advice.

Description :

    1. GA Supervised students and maintains a clean orderly atmosphere daily.
    2. Supervised student leaders daily.
    3. Helped students adjust to center life.
    4. Maintained a safe clean environment daily.
    5. Supervised student housekeeping duties including inspection of dorm and student room clean-up daily.
    6. Assisted in leadership training of student leaders.
    7. Acted as an Advisory to Peer Court Panel.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In High School


Independent Living Advisor Resume

Objective : Independent Living Advisor with 3+ years of experience in Exhibiting awareness of the concept, spirit, and purpose of Epworth Villa, including in-depth knowledge of the standard and optional services, prices, contractual agreements, and the administrative guidelines for Epworth Villa's operations.

Skills : Verbal, And Written-Native Proficiency, Adept With Microsoft Office 2013, Including Word, Excel, And PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Maintained a safe environment.
    2. Helped student/employees adjust to Center life and encourage favorable relationships among dormitory residents.
    3. Provided individual guidance in close coordination with the Career Counselor.
    4. Maintained accurate and up-to-date records of student/employee's Career Development Plan.
    5. Conducted bed checks, take morning attendance, and updates the student/employees' files in CIS.
    6. Maintained a running log of events and significant incidents and briefs incoming shift.
    7. Supervised student/employee housekeeping duties and maintains a clean orderly atmosphere.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BSW In Social Work

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Summary : To pursue opportunities for a rewarding career in a professional environment, which utilizes my talents and abilities with possibilities for future advancements. Possess the necessary qualifications and experience to successfully meet the challenges and needs that may be anticipated.

Skills : Outlook, Access.

Description :

    1. Supervised students and maintains a clean orderly atmosphere.
    2. Helped students adjust to center life.
    3. Supervised student housekeeping duties including inspection of dorm and student room.
    4. Conducted bed checks, morning attendance, and updates the student's files in CIS.
    5. Maintained a running log of events and significant incidents and briefs incoming shifts.
    6. Identified and initiated building maintenance and safety requests.
    7. Inspected dormitory areas, ensure cleanliness, safety, and attractiveness.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Summary : To pursue opportunities for a rewarding career in a professional environment, which utilizes my talents and abilities with possibilities for future advancements. Possessing the necessary qualifications and experience to successfully meet the challenges and needs that may be anticipated.

Skills : Public Speaking, Guidance Counseling, Analytical, Professional Research, Teaching Assistance, Human Relations, Mentorship, Supervision, Interpersonal, Problem-solving, Diligence, Fluent Communication, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Encouraged student participation in Recreation Avocation Program.
    2. Assisted in conducting student dorm meetings to plan activities to permit an exchange of students.
    3. Inspected dormitory areas.
    4. Maintained accurate and up-to-date records of student's career development plans.
    5. Inspected dormitory areas, ensure cleanliness, safety, and attractiveness daily.
    6. Observed students in order to detect and report unusual behavior.
    7. Determined the need for facility maintenance and repair, and notify appropriate personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Headline : Residential and mentoring specialists are driven to promote client health and safety by actively listening, showing compassion, and offering constructive input.

Skills : Customer Services, Mentoring, Relationship Building, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Supervised students' housekeeping work to ensure that it was done properly.
    2. Collaborated with counselors to develop counseling programs that addressed the needs of individual students.
    3. Trained and managed 40 plus students and achieved significant improvements in their productivity.
    4. Observed students in order to detect and report unusual behavior.
    5. Communicated with other staff to resolve problems with individual students.
    6. Determined the need for facility maintenance and repair, and notified appropriate personnel.
    7. Enforced rules and regulations to ensure the smooth and orderly operation of dormitory programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Summary : Driven to exceed goals and build long term relationships with clients. Delivers positive experiences through high-quality patient/customer care. Patient and empathetic with extensive background in conflict resolution and customer/patient care.

Skills : Logic Pro, Garageband, VIDEO PRO: Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro After Effects, Apple Motion GRAPHICS: Fireworks, Photoshop, Gimp, After Effects, Apple Motion WEB DESIGN: Dreamweaver, iWeb.

Description :

    1. Employed Supervise students and maintain a clean, orderly, safe comfortable residence.
    2. Maintained a caseload of 30 - 40 students.
    3. Assisted with the daily operational procedures: check-ins, room changes, identifying / reporting maintenance and safety concerns and monitor students in personal hygiene, room/chore assignments and recreation activities etc.
    4. Assisted students in adjusting to center life by providing supervision, and acting as a mentor.
    5. Documented in the computer system, observations of student's progress, behavior, accountability, and personal/social development, Participate with the counselor, in the development and implementation of student personal career development plan (PCDP).
    6. Provided guidance to students both individually and in groups in coordination with counseling staff.
    7. Conducted daily dorm inspections and weekly unit meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science In Sociology

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Headline : Energetic, Creative, and dedicated Independent Living Advisor professional with experience in counseling and community outreach services. Strong communication skills and proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Word Perfect.

Skills : Graphic Design, Arts, Grammar, Color, Customer Service, Project Research.

Description :

    1. Required to teach adults with mental disabilities how to achieve everyday life activities so they can live full and abundantly.
    2. Accomplished installing independence in the people I served.
    3. Exhibited while being in trinity services is teamwork, leadership.
    4. Followed directions very well.
    5. Assisted residents during a crisis and contact the necessary emergency and personnel staff/ as needed.
    6. Planned and led activities to develop students' physical, emotional and social growth.
    7. Identified warning signs of emotional or developmental problems and reported them to counselors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Summary : A young Independent Living Advisor professional with a unique combination of business experience and technical skills, bringing to the table the ability to combine business development with technical applications. Experienced in marketing, management, finical analysis, and customer service orientation, demonstrating the ability to provide team-spirited leadership.

Skills : Outstanding Customer Service, High work ethic through.

Description :

    1. Assessed and documented the ongoing need for therapeutic services at a clients current level of care.
    2. Coordinated services provided to clients and ensure the quality of care delivered.
    3. Assisted and trained young adolescents with behavioral and mental disabilities.
    4. Provided individual and group counseling to participating students.
    5. Provided social, therapeutic and recreational group/individual activities.
    6. Monitored the student's daily adjustments to the community, observing and recording all significant behavior.
    7. Assisted in transporting clients with grocery shopping, medical appointments, and activities in the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Independent Living Advisor Resume

Objective : Obtain a challenging leadership Independent Living Advisor position applying creative problem solving and fine management skills with a growing company to achieve optimum utilization of its resources and maximum profits.

Skills : Quality Assurance, Living Advisor.

Description :

    1. Developed an effective and efficient dorm leadership program.
    2. Trained new employees on operations procedures.
    3. Provided refresher courses when necessary.
    4. Developed and documented new procedures and processes to increase workflow and maximize staff productivity.
    5. Operated dormitory area ensuring security protocols are adhered to; safeguard residents by completing dorm inspections to meet environmental health inspections; submit work orders for facilities equipment and schedule maintenance as needed.
    6. Conducted monthly counseling and progress sessions with residents, provide problem-solving solutions and individualized program goals, help develop communications skills, and follow-up improvement plans.
    7. Met with senior management regularly to discuss any staff issues, provide solutions, document implementation plans, and execute transitions or new processes/procedures when needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.A. In Political Science