Residential Advisor Resume

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Alexander Ewing

1640 Ripple Street

Hope, MI48628



Job Objective To obtain a position as a member of your organization in which I can exercise my experience as a Residential Advisor.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Good experience working in a residential setting
  • Familiarity with youth counseling, social work, rehabilitation, security, law enforcement, vocational guidance
  • Ability to facilitatesocial skills training and review student progress
  • Ability to provides group and individual guidance
  • Ability to assist students in their academic, vocational and social development
  • Proficient in MS Office suite
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Remarkable ability to write descriptive reports

Work Experience:

Residential Advisor, August 2005 – Present

Career Systems Development Corporation (CSD), Hope, MI

  • Assisted students in adjusting to Center life by providing supervision, behavior modification and acted as a mentor.
  • Monitored students in personal hygiene, assignments and recreation activities.
  • Counseled stress management and problems.
  • Provided insight into responsible behavior and attitudes.
  • Prepared reports and forms and annotated logs to ensure accurate documentation of daily observations of student’s progress, performance, behavior and attitudes.
  • Helped groups with budget preparation, lease and chores completion.

Residential Advisor, May 2000 – July 2005

Glenmont Job Corps Academy, Hope, MI

  • Provided guidance and counseling to students in social, independent living.
  • Monitored student’s activities and maintained safe, clean, and orderly environment.
  • Ensured proper behavior, student accountability.
  • Transported students to recreational and cultural activities.
  • Performed dorm and administrative functions.
  • Participated in group discussions regarding peer mediation and conflict resolution.


Bachelor’s Degree in Phychology, Frank Phillips College, Borger, TX

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