Temporary Part-Time Residential Advisor - Non-Live-In
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: September 30, 2020
Organization: John De La Howe School
Website: View Website
Job Type: Part Time
Minimum and Additional Requirements
A high school diploma and relevant program experience. A bachelor's degree may be submitted for the required program experience. Must possess the ability to provide appropriate teaching, supervision, and discipline of students within a residential setting. Must exhibit professionalism when interacting with students, parents/guardians, and a community of stakeholders. Value working in a multicultural/diverse environment; communicate effectively verbally and in writing with broad variety of people, including other team members and management. Ability to provide visual and auditory supervision of residents; demonstrate group leadership and organizational skills; regularly attend scheduled shifts, be punctual for scheduled shifts and meetings and be in a condition suitable for assuming responsibilities for the position; exercise tact, discretion, and judgment in working with a variety of people; and open to constructive feedback and supervision.
Experience working with agriculture related industry, youth and high school students, or student services related experience.
John de la Howe - School for Agriculture is a state-funded, public, residential high school focused on providing a unique and challenging agricultural education program. Our school, the first statewide program of its kind in the nation, will allow students to receive hands-on training in the fields of agriculture, agribusiness, forestry, land management, food science, and more - all aimed at assessing the needs of modern farms. Our mission is to provide quality agricultural education that will enable its students to be the state’s future leaders in agribusiness, business, and education.
The Resident Advisor is there to provide a nurturing environment and supervision for the residents of the residential halls. Assure resident's basic needs are met including meals, exercise, hygiene, and sleep. Monitor activities and whereabouts of residents. Create a healthy living and learning community in the residence hall. Complete and report data to appropriate school staff. Provide feedback that is clear, specific, timely and respectful. Model healthy interactions and respectful communication with residents. Teach healthy living skills and conduct recreational and social activities to enhance skill acquisition and fun. Work effectively within a team of co-workers, participate in on-call rotation, dispense medication to students, supervise activities, transport students to medical appointments, transport students to off campus activities, assist with supervision of study times, complete student room inspections, and other residence hall related duties. Meet regularly with supervisor and actively participate in professional development.
192 Gettys Road
McCormick, SC 29835
Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.