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Residential Assistant Resume Sample


Cynthia Mann

228 Park Ave
New York, NY 10002
(000) 999-0987
mann @ email . com

OBJECTIVE: Looking for a position as a Residential Assistant with the New York University where I can use my specific experience as a resident assistant for the growth of the university.

• Six years of RA experience with the University of Tucson, Arizona
• Highly experienced in maintaining a liaison between the residents and administration
• In-depth knowledge of the several and individual needs of residents and how best to look after them
• Hands-on experience in creating and implementing social and recreational activities for the residents
• Comprehensive understanding of the techniques required to counsel residents in the events of drug abuse and proficient in providing help with personal development and academic presentations
• Good knowledge of counseling students and peers on career, personal and academic concerns
• Possess strong interpersonal skills that are necessary part of the job of an RA
• Ability to understand the importance of maintaining the work and personal space of each resident without seeming to interfere

• Head of the Resident Assistant Selection Committee at the University of Tucson
• Provided a safe and healthy environment for the residents along with closely monitoring floor activity to ensure no abuse of any kind is eminent at all times

August 2006 – Present
University of Tucson, Arizona
Residential Assistant
• Assess and look after individual needs of the residents
• Help new residents transit smoothly into campus life by getting them involved with other residents and activities
• Create and implement activities for new residents
• Facilitate awareness and tolerance amongst residents
• File and maintain reports for the Hall director on a regular basis

High School Diploma – 2004