Residential Advisor Resume Samples

The job description for the post includes coordinating activities for residents staying in college fraternities, boarding schools, college dormitories, sororities or other similar establishments. A well-drafted Residential Advisor Resume describes the following duties – ordering supplies and determining the need for maintenance and repairs; maintaining household record and assigning rooms, referring residents to counselling resources; organizing social and group functions; accompanying and supervising students during meals; enforcing rules and regulations to ensure smooth operations of the facility; and providing emergency and medical care as needed.

In order to qualify, the following skills are expected – knowledge of educational campus environment and community living principles; skillful in handling administrative duties pertaining to educational campus; and familiarity in handling the emotional, financial and academic issue of residents; and a strong academic and computer background. Although successful resumes depict people coming from varying educational backgrounds, preference is given to those having a bachelor’s degree in a related field.

Residential Advisor Resume example

Residential Advisor Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic communicator, patient and respectful of all clients in order to find creative and timely solutions to a variety of needs. Excellent written and verbal communication. Focused and detail oriented. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Program Planning, Conflict Resolution, Telecommunications, Customer Service, Written Communication, Team Building, Receptionist, Sharepoint.

Description :

    1. Enforced rules and regulations to ensure the smooth and orderly operation of residence hall programs.
    2. Planned regular programs for the community, including ordering refreshments, accommodations, and delegating responsibilities to a team.
    3. Made regular rounds to ensure that residents and areas are safe and secure, and record and report any safety needs or building repairs.
    4. Led and trained new members of residence hall staffs, including new residential advisors and housing coordinators lacking previous experience in residential life programs.
    5. Provided emergency assessment and summon medical assistance and campus police when necessary.
    6. Observed students to detect and report unusual behavior, and mediate interpersonal problems between residents.
    7. Memorized names and faces of residents, as well as other information about them in order to provide more personal and thoughtful customer service.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Political Science


Lead Residential Advisor Resume

Summary : Six years of experience in healthcare and mental health Three years of experience with Special needs Fast learner, willing to learn something new, handles critique and criticism very well Team player, works well with others, Strong Supporter and Opened minded Lots of patience Effective communication skills.

Skills : Effective Communication And People Skills. Coordination, Planning And Organizational Skills, Resource Knowledgeable, Can Utilize Microsoft Office Programs. Team Player.

Description :

    1. Maintained positive and effective relations with students.
    2. Provided guidance for students to achieve a positive attitude and proper behavior in the dormitory living situation, and to accomplish their goals and objectives.
    3. Determined and recommended student visits to the counselor and health staff as appropriate.
    4. Supervised, directed, and monitored dorm and student activities, as designated, including dorm government and peer court.
    5. Assisted with dorm and recreational activities both on and off Center.
    6. Transported students, as needed, to and from recreational activities, airports, stores, bus stations, etc.
    7. Prepared dthe morning report; pass list, and other administrative correspondence relating to students, including evaluations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Social Work


Residential Advisor/Teaching Assistant Resume

Summary : Looking for a position in the human services and health care, my goal is to merge my compassionate nature and aptitude for learning and working with human development in order to develop their specialized skills and attitudes. Proficient in crafting health maintenance and recovery programs carefully personalized to individual client needs and preferences. I will bring to your organization enthusiasm, dedication, responsibility, and good work ethic, combined with a desire to utilize my skills.

Skills : Work Well Under Pressure, Multitask , Documenting Important Informtaion Into Private Files ,provide Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Acted as a member of the interdisciplinary team in the process of insuring clients' progress in meeting individual goals.
    2. Counseled residents on the appropriate way to conduct themselves away from the Center as well as how to become employable.
    3. Screened the health status, grooming and hygiene of each client, and schedule prompt intervention from community providers as appropriate.
    4. Monitored staff performance management, including evaluations and developmental plans, disciplinary actions, etc., for all program staff as scheduled.
    5. Supervised staff training and development through teaching, acting as a role model and guiding staff on how to appropriately work with and interact with consumers, other staff, families and guardians.
    6. Presented and implemented all agency policies and procedures by arranging and scheduling all trainings for all program staff.
    7. Participated in the interviewing and hiring of new staff and informs supervisor as needed about pertinent issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Residential Advisor/Maintenance Coordinator Resume

Objective : Six years of experience in healthcare and mental health Three years of experience with Enmrsh Fast learner, willing to learn something new, handles critique and criticism very well Team player, works well with others, Strong Supporter and Opened minded Lots of patience.

Skills : Managing Skills, Maintenance Skills.

Description :

    1. Kept abreast of new and developing information in the mental health field by regularly attending professional conferences and workshops.
    2. Ensured orderly, clean living conditions by scheduling and supervising, and participating in dorm clean up and submitting repair requests.
    3. Identified and assisted students in handling special problems and conducts dormitory meetings.
    4. Maintained individual records for each student that contain, at a minimum, basic identifying information, contacts, parental for weekend passes to approved destinations. Such records shall be readily accessible to other dormitory staff.
    5. Assisted students in development long- and short-term personal and independent living goals and documents same on the students PCDP.
    6. Attended staff in-service training sessions and other training or meetings as directed.
    7. relationship dealing regardless of their ability, achievement or background, and works to motivate them toward goals.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Junior
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Master's In Social Work

                                          Full-Time Residential Advisor Resume

                                          Objective : Looking for a position as a Residential Advisor within the company. Hope to bring years of technical experience and managerial skills to the table to help your company advance.

                                          Skills : Veteran Of The United States Army, Working With Highly.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Enforced rules and regulations to ensure the smooth and orderly operation of dormitory programs.
                                            2. Mediated interpersonal problems between residents.
                                            3. Administered, coordinated, or recommend disciplinary and corrective actions.
                                            4. Facilitated Health Plan Quality Councils (HPQC), communicate with other staff to resolve problems with individual students.
                                            5. Counseled students in the handling of issues such as family, financial and educational problems.
                                            6. Made regular rounds to ensure that residents and areas are safe and secure.
                                            7. Observed students to detect and report unusual behavior.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Junior
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Psychology

                                          Part-Time Residential Advisor Resume

                                          Objective : Motivated, personable, and punctual radiologic technologist graduate with one year clinical experience. Possesses solid qualifications to support diverse functions in medical imaging within hospital and clinical settings. Committed to providing high quality imaging services and meeting patient needs during exams. Well organized with ability to multi-task effectively while remaining focused and professional throughout routine and critical situations.

                                          Skills : Fast Learner, Team Player detail oriented along with 4yrs of hands on experienece working with the ID population.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Identified appropriate escalation points with client and work on de-escalation techniques to resolve issues.
                                            2. Reinforced the importance of family through group and individual sessions.
                                            3. Provide educational resources by utilizing a variety of approved materials and teach methods to help clients meet their individual goals.
                                            4. Monitored residence activities and taught independent living skills in a group home setting.
                                            5. Complied with ethical privacy and compliance policies and procedures.
                                            6. Resolved and lead special assigned projects to its resolution.
                                            7. Assisted residents in finding job opportunities that fit their skill level while residing in the group home.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Junior
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          M.A. In Psychology

                                          Residential Advisor I Resume

                                          Objective : Professionally trained certified personal care assistant with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Experienced Residential Advisor licensed in Med Tech, CPR/First Aide, and diabetic trained, with strong clinical and people skills.

                                          Skills : Microsoft Office, Bilingual.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Observed and monitored client behavior and responses to treatment.
                                            2. Recorded client information on special flow sheets, accurately indicating suicidal precautions, sleep flow and restraints.
                                            3. Monitored client census by using the Daily Movement Report and recording admissions, discharges, doctor appointments and site visit data.
                                            4. Trained in substance abuse, co-occurring disorders, and the effect of employment and housing issues on mental health.
                                            5. Displayed sensitivity to the cultural and linguistic needs of the clients and families served.
                                            6. Presented case history material to review and discussion with other staff members.
                                            7. Documented psychiatric services and responses to treatment in patient case files.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Junior
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Associates In Social Work

                                          Residential Advisor II Resume

                                          Summary : To obtain a position in the mental/behavioral health field that utilizes my experience, skills and knowledge to promote mental health recovery.

                                          Skills : Suicide Intervention Skills Training, Crisis Management, Crisis Intervention, Role And Function Of The Behavior Specialist, Resident Advisor /observation, CPR Certified, Supervision, Accounting, Management, Logistics.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Monitored the safety of residents in the facility.
                                            2. Assisted residents during a crisis and contact necessary emergency services as needed.
                                            3. Reported and conferred with medical staff and treatment team pertaining to behaviors of residents.
                                            4. Built rapport with residents through daily interactions.
                                            5. Identified when a resident needs to be referred to an appropriate resource and make the appropriate referral as needed.
                                            6. Actively worked to create a sense of unity that allows residents to have fun together and learn from each other positively.
                                            7. Provided the leadership necessary for social, recreational and educational programs.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          7-10 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Management
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Cosmetology

                                          Residential Advisor Trainee Resume

                                          Headline : To work with an organization that utilizes my strong sense of commitment, responsibility, and passion to better enhance my experience in the field.

                                          Skills : Microsoft Office, PSPP, Adobe PhotoShop/InDesign, Google Docs And Spreadsheets, Social Media Marketing, Leadership, Teaching, Neuropsychological Batteries.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Developed a safe and academically conducive residential environment.
                                            2. Demonstrated competency around aspects of identity and difference.
                                            3. Maintained confidentiality and objectivity when working with students.
                                            4. Fulfilled programming requirements that target specific area guidelines such as 'health and wellbeing' or 'academic and life skills'.
                                            5. Tracked, maintained, and allocated budget when planning programs and events for residents.
                                            6. Responded to emergency situations, provide crisis intervention, serve as a mandated reporter.
                                            7. Upheld and enforced all housing and university policies.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          5-7 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Intensive Psychology

                                          Residential Advisor III Resume

                                          Summary : Exceptional leader, Intelligent, articulate and driven to succeed. Extensive experience in Customer Service and Service Leadership; seeking to obtain a position where responsibilities utilize my acquired skills and experiences.

                                          Skills : Customer Service, Education, Service Leadership, Retail.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Committed to helping undergraduate students of Howard University living on campus.
                                            2. Helped through encouragement of excellence, leadership, and positive activism within the residence halls.
                                            3. Participated fully in campus and community life activities at Howard Plaza Towers within the University.
                                            4. Promoted security and social welfare to diverse students.
                                            5. Created a safe environment for students on campus.
                                            6. Interacted with students and enforced rules and regulations.
                                            7. Answered multi-line telephone and transferred calls.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          7-10 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Management
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Associate In History

                                          Residential Advisor Resume

                                          Objective : As a Residential Advisor coordinate efforts with community entities and the local community services board on a weekly basis for my residents with Intellectual Disabilities and Mental Health Diagnoses.

                                          Skills : Managing Skills, Residential Skills.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Served as Center Duty Officer in the absence of the Residential Supervisor.
                                            2. Oversaw a student leadership program and organized activities to promote multicultural awareness.
                                            3. Entered monthly case notes & weekly evaluations for 40+ students.
                                            4. Assisted a diverse population of students with developing interpersonal skills.
                                            5. Coordinated residential efforts and created task analysis in accordance with students' IEP's.
                                            6. Supported students with cognitive deficits in learning activities of daily living.
                                            7. Distributed medication to students suffering from mental and physical illnesses.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Junior
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          BS In Sociology

                                          Residential Advisor Resume

                                          Objective : Seeking a position in Residential Advisor with an organization with an opportunity for personal and professional growth that allows me to best share my talent and skill for mutual benefits.

                                          Skills : Video editing & photography.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Provided emergency first aid and summon medical assistance when necessary.
                                            2. Communicated with other staff to resolve problems with individual students.
                                            3. Counseled students in the handling of issues such as family, financial, and educational problems.
                                            4. Collaborated with counselors to develop counseling programs that address the needs of individual students.
                                            5. Made psychological referrals when necessary and submitted supporting documentation.
                                            6. Utilized mental health training in responding to students needs.
                                            7. Interacted frequently with Assistant Directors.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Social Work