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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Knowledgeable about security policies, student resources and strategies for building strong and productive relationships with students, staff and colleagues. Positive, upbeat and clear communicator with good interpersonal, multitasking and problem-solving abilities. Proficient in updating logs and filing reports.

Skills
  • Effectively manage others to achieve goals
  • Active Listening
  • Working under pressure
  • Problem-solving
  • Perseverance and motivation
  • Critical thinking
  • Time management
  • Tutoring
  • Compassion
  • Patience
Experience
Resident Counselor, 10/2021 to Current
Common SpiritSan Augustine, TX,
  • Established professional rapport with hall residents, building lasting relationships with people of various ages and from different cultures.
  • Coordinated, planned and supervised hall gatherings and functions to promote and increase social skills among students.
  • Conducted weekly meetings with directors and assessed and advocated resident needs; recommended solutions and strategies to improve resident care and satisfaction.
  • Completed daily resident welfare checks and coordinated with facility staff to meet resident needs.
  • Identified students' individual strengths and encouraged extra-curricular activities in areas of interest.
  • Attended campus meetings, staff seminars, in-service training programs and workshops to learn how to increase program and skill development.
Residential Counselor, 05/2021 to Current
Arrow Child And Family MinistriesConroe, TX,
  • Addressed behavioral and emotional needs of residents through activities and interventions, increasing resident socialization, interpersonal and social skills.
  • Delivered frequent summaries on resident progression and regression in treatment to provide recommendations towards treatment plan for success.
  • Resolved conflicts by performing in-time crisis intervention and enforcing discipline and behavior metrics.
  • Promoted positive relations between residents and staff.
  • Enforced policies and safety standards through building and room rounds.
  • Engaged Skill curriculum and Unarmed Self-Defense intervention techniques to deescalate aggressive and hostile behavior of residents.
  • Cared for residents by assisting in changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning and personal hygiene.
  • Supported residents in coping with emotions and fears through one-on-one sessions.
Online and In-Person Tutor, 07/2020 to 04/2021
Hudson City School DistrictHudson, OH,
  • Planned lessons for allotted time to strengthen weak subjects and build skills.
  • Collaborated with students to complete homework assignments, identify lagging skills, and correct weaknesses.
  • Encourage student(s) in earning processes and finding different solutions to work out problems if it's not helping.
  • Review materials used in classes, explain various topics, and answer all students' doubts regarding that topic.
  • Collaborated with parents to create tutoring sessions appropriate for students' age, learning preference, and learning style.
  • Met with students and discussed educational goals and expectations.
  • Stressed importance of good study habits and developed homework schedules, encouraging students to create personalized study plans.
Spiritual Mentor , 07/2019 to 04/2020
University Of KentuckyLexington, KY,
  • Worked with individuals to help understand and overcome personal, social, or behavioral problems affecting educational or vocational situations.
  • Provided special services such as alcohol and drug prevention programs and classes to teach students to handle conflicts without resorting to violence.
  • Mentored over 20-40 freshman and sophomore college students on residential halls.
  • Maintained strict confidentiality in all situations unless abuse, neglect, or threats identified.
  • Provided guidance and recommended coping mechanisms for youth dealing with difficult issues.
  • Supported individuals with depression to help communication, social, and daily living skills.
  • Planned spiritual, educational, and social activities to promote improvements in functions and integration.
Internship, 12/2019 to 02/2020
Ripple Of OneCity, STATE,
  • Interact one-on-one with groups of children; ages vary from 6 months to-18 years old.
  • Teaching children and adolescence to reduce debt with financial coaching, budgeting, and life skills training.
  • Strengthening relationships with children and parents at program and offering resources for them.
  • Handling incidents among children, adolescents, and teenagers and reporting them supervisor helps them handle situations among each other.
  • Organized company files and created support system to decrease workload and increase productivity of account managers.
  • Sorted and organized materials such as physical files, tracking spreadsheets, and reports.
Internship Student, 08/2019 to 11/2019
Helping Hands Foster CareCity, STATE,
  • Built solid and trusting rapport with children fostering trust and communication.
  • Offered friendly and efficient service to all customers, handled challenging situations with ease.
  • Offered individual attention for children dealing with learning, emotional, or home problems.
  • Recruited and trained all volunteers and staff in care of children and facility procedures.
Student Resident Assistant, 07/2017 to 04/2019
Southern Wesleyan UniversityCity, STATE,
  • Respond to lockouts, emergencies, and policy violations.
  • Design and implement experiences for floor members that enhance residents' social, educational, community, and personal development and connect them to floors, living-learning community.
  • Enforced policies and safety standards through building and room rounds.
  • Provided emotional support and counseling to residents coping with loss and created and developed bereavement groups.
  • Assisted with support services, including coordination of activities and resident programming
  • Participated in meetings and training, including person and group development
Education and Training
Master of Science: Social Work, Expected in 05/2023 to Winthrop University - Rock Hill, SC
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Bachelor of Science: Human Services, Youth Ministry, Expected in 05/2020 to Southern Wesleyan University - Central, SC
GPA:
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2016 to South Pointe High School - Rock Hill, SC
GPA:
Certifications
  • Children Sexual Abused, Darkness to Light Program-May 2021
  • Unarmed Self Defense Training - May 2021
  • CPR, Methodist Home for Children - May 2021
  • QPR Suicidal Prevention Certificate- May 2020
  • Mental Health First Aid Training - May 2019
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School Attended

  • Winthrop University
  • Southern Wesleyan University
  • South Pointe High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Resident Counselor
  • Residential Counselor
  • Online and In-Person Tutor
  • Spiritual Mentor
  • Internship
  • Internship Student
  • Student Resident Assistant

Degrees

  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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