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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Honest and insightful Resident Assistant with 4 years' experience. Natural born leader with an aptitude for problem-solving and planning. Reliable, responsive and resourceful. Ability to collaborate or work independently.

Reliable Care Provider with 4 years of experience providing exceptional patient care in home environments. Passionate about fostering patient progress through teaching sustainable habits for health and wellbeing. Focused dedication to patient safety, wellness and happiness.

Caring Resident Assistant comfortable working in both group environments and with individual subjects. Specializes in treating residents. Enthusiastic and empathetic provider of everything from basic supervision to emergency mental health interventions.

Resident Assistant with an outstanding ability to give and receive feedback. Excellent communication, management, leadership and motivational skills. Great organizational and decision-making skills. Dedicated to providing a safe and healthy educational environment for all residents.

Experienced Resident Assistant with 4 years' experience. Friendly, welcoming and has a knack for getting others to open up. Knowledgeable in rules for students and campus regulations. Highly skilled in student mentoring and counseling.

Compassionate and understanding Resident Assistant seeking employment in fast-paced and thriving university campuses. Comprehensive knowledge of first aid and CPR with related certifications. Bringing record of ethical conduct and integrity.

Reliable residential support professional supports students in navigating and integrating withand aspects of campus life. Offering 4 years of related experience and commitment to making positive impact on students. Keeps students' safety and well-being as top priorities.

Familiar with following security standards, advocating for student resources and utilizing relationship-focused approaches to maximize satisfaction. Personable, amiable and open communication style paired with excellent interpersonal, critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Accurately and efficiently updates logs and reports.

Competent in applying campus policies fairly and equally. Well-organized, caring and attentive to student needs. Successful at completing room and building inspections and connecting often with residents.

Dedicated Resident Advisor knowledgeable about campus standards, safety requirements and emergency response protocols. Highly energetic, goal-oriented and diligent in planning activities and de-escalating conflicts.

Skills
  • Effective planning
  • Ethical standards
  • Ability to advise
  • Public speaking
  • Policy reinforcement
  • CPR certified
  • Problem-solver
  • Basic math
  • People skills
  • Decision-making
  • Critical thinking
  • Organizational skills
  • Team management
  • Training & Development
  • Problem resolution
  • Collaborator
  • Assertive
  • Collaboration
  • Working collaboratively
Experience
10/2020 to Current Residential Counselor Elemy | Jacksonville, FL,
  • Interfaced with residents to address and resolve complaints or grievances.
  • Completed daily resident welfare checks and coordinated with facility staff to meet all resident needs.
  • Helped residents living with different Type conditions with personal needs.
  • Developed and deepened relationships with residents and fellow staff.
  • Counseled multiple + residents at retirement community and assisted living facility, liaising between residents and community programs and organization.
  • Responded to crisis situations quickly to maintain calm and immediately determine level of assistance needed.
  • Conducted weekly meetings with directors and assessed and advocated resident needs; recommended solutions and strategies to improve resident care and satisfaction.
  • Conducted rounds of rooms and building to check on compliance and safety issues, including unlocked windows, propped open doors.
  • Fostered relationships with residents and worked with new residents to optimize acclimation and ease transition to new living environment.
  • Engaged client in physical and mental activities to sustain quality of life.
  • Served as positive role model for diverse group of individuals.
  • Fostered independence in disabled individuals while closely monitoring safety at all times.
  • Supervised personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Monitored and reported clients' progress.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Advised and assisted students on issues such as hygiene, cleanliness, nutrition and utilities.
  • Facilitated best care by developing strong and trusting rapport with patient.
  • Motivated students to become involved on campus.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
  • Participated in meetings and training, including person and group development.
  • Responded and assisted to needs of 5 residents on wing.
  • Delivered high-quality, geriatric care to private client.
  • Devised various programs for residents, including social, educational and recreational programs.
  • Managed administrative tasks, including maintenance requests, room change process and incident reports.
  • Assisted with resolving student conflicts and disputes.
  • Maintained student safety by verifying all campus rules are followed.
  • Advised peers on personal, career and academic worries.
03/2020 to 10/2020 Residential Counselor Elemy | Jerome, MO,
  • Completed daily resident welfare checks and coordinated with facility staff to meet all resident needs.
  • Interfaced with residents to address and resolve complaints or grievances.
  • Helped residents living with Different Type conditions with personal needs.
  • Developed and deepened relationships with residents and fellow staff.
  • Counseled 24 residents at assisted living facility, liaising between residents and community programs and organization.
  • Led meetings every week to receive resident concerns and educate on changes to policies and procedures.
  • Responded to crisis situations quickly to maintain calm and immediately determine level of assistance needed.
  • Facilitated bereavement groups and provided counseling and emotional support to help residents cope with loss.
  • Conducted weekly meetings with directors and assessed and advocated resident needs; recommended solutions and strategies to improve resident care and satisfaction.
  • Conducted rounds of rooms and building to check on compliance and safety issues, including unlocked windows, propped open doors.
  • Fostered relationships with residents and worked with new residents to optimize acclimation and ease transition to new living environment.
  • Engaged client in physical and mental activities to sustain quality of life.
  • Served as positive role model for diverse group of individuals.
  • Fostered independence in disabled individuals while closely monitoring safety at all times.
  • Monitored and reported clients' progress.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Advised and assisted students on issues such as hygiene, cleanliness, nutrition and utilities.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
  • Motivated students to become involved on campus.
  • Participated in meetings and training, including person and group development.
  • Responded and assisted to needs of 24 residents on wing.
  • Devised various programs for residents, including social, educational and recreational programs.
  • Managed administrative tasks, including maintenance requests, room change process and incident reports.
  • Assisted with resolving student conflicts and disputes.
  • Maintained student safety by verifying all campus rules are followed.
  • Advised peers on personal, career and academic worries.
  • Supervised personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
11/2019 to 02/2020 Residential Counselor Carelink | Clifton Heights, PA,
  • Interfaced with residents to address and resolve complaints or grievances.
  • Completed daily resident welfare checks and coordinated with facility staff to meet all resident needs.
  • Helped residents living with different types conditions with personal needs.
  • Developed and deepened relationships with residents and fellow staff.
  • Counseled 6+ residents at retirement community and assisted living facility, liaising between residents and community programs and organization.
  • Led meetings every weekly to receive resident concerns and educate on changes to policies and procedures.
  • Responded to crisis situations quickly to maintain calm and immediately determine level of assistance needed.
  • Led campus tours, new resident orientation and ongoing educational sessions.
  • Facilitated bereavement groups and provided counseling and emotional support to help residents cope with loss.
  • Conducted weekly meetings with directors and assessed and advocated resident needs; recommended solutions and strategies to improve resident care and satisfaction.
  • Conducted rounds of rooms and building to check on compliance and safety issues, including unlocked windows, propped open doors .
  • Fostered relationships with residents and worked with new residents to optimize acclimation and ease transition to new living environment.
  • Engaged client in physical and mental activities to sustain quality of life.
  • Served as positive role model for diverse group of individuals.
  • Fostered independence in disabled individuals while closely monitoring safety at all times.
  • Monitored and reported clients' progress.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Advised and assisted students on issues such as hygiene, cleanliness, nutrition and utilities.
  • Facilitated best care by developing strong and trusting rapport with patient.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
  • Motivated students to become involved on campus.
  • Participated in meetings and training, including person and group development.
  • Responded and assisted to needs of 6 residents on wing.
  • Delivered high-quality, geriatric care to private client.
  • Devised various programs for residents, including social, educational and recreational programs.
  • Managed administrative tasks, including maintenance requests, room change process and incident reports.
  • Assisted with resolving student conflicts and disputes.
  • Maintained student safety by verifying all campus rules are followed.
  • Advised peers on personal, career and academic worries.
  • Supervised personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
07/2019 to 12/2019 Residential Counselor Carelink | Folcroft, PA,
  • Interfaced with residents to address and resolve complaints or grievances.
  • Completed daily resident welfare checks and coordinated with facility staff to meet all resident needs.
  • Developed and deepened relationships with residents and fellow staff.
  • Responded to crisis situations quickly to maintain calm and immediately determine level of assistance needed.
  • Led campus tours, new resident orientation and ongoing educational sessions.
  • Facilitated bereavement groups and provided counseling and emotional support to help residents cope with loss.
  • Conducted weekly meetings with directors and assessed and advocated resident needs; recommended solutions and strategies to improve resident care and satisfaction.
  • Fostered relationships with residents and worked with new residents to optimize acclimation and ease transition to new living environment.
  • Engaged client in physical and mental activities to sustain quality of life.
  • Served as positive role model for diverse group of individuals.
  • Fostered independence in disabled individuals while closely monitoring safety at all times.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Monitored and reported clients' progress.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Advised and assisted students on issues such as hygiene, cleanliness, nutrition and utilities.
  • Facilitated best care by developing strong and trusting rapport with patient.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
  • Motivated students to become involved on campus.
  • Participated in meetings and training, including person and group development.
  • Delivered high-quality, geriatric care to private client.
  • Devised various programs for residents, including social, educational and recreational programs.
  • Managed administrative tasks, including maintenance requests, room change process and incident reports.
  • Assisted with resolving student conflicts and disputes.
  • Administered necessary medications as directed by care plan.
  • Maintained student safety by verifying all campus rules are followed.
  • Advised peers on personal, career and academic worries.
  • Responded and assisted to needs of 12 residents on wing.
Education and Training
Expected in 04/2012 High School Diploma | Job Corps, North Grafton, MA GPA:
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