Boys' Christian boarding school is looking for Resident Advisors (RA's) to provide teens from all different life experiences with supervision and support in the areas of education, interpersonal communication, spiritual growth, life-skills development and family relationships based on Biblical principles.
RA’s are responsible for building positive relationships with students. They give students an understanding of God’s loving character and provide them with the hope, direction and skills needed to become healthy adults.
Similar to a public school setting, RA's need to be prepared to work with students in issues related to drugs, alcohol, sexual abuse, eating disorders, adoption and dysfunctional family dynamics. RA’s also provide one-on-one support in the classroom.
Job duties include, but are not limited to:
Supervision of students
Maintain students’ schedule
Supervise student chores
Take students to appointments off campus
Individual prayer with students
Discipleship - assisting students with Christian curriculum and issue talks
Tutor students in institutionally-recognized academic and Christian courses
Grade homework assignments
Facilitate and participate in physical education sessions
Take students to church
Coordinate extra-curricular activities and off-campus field trips
RA’s must be spiritually mature and have a heart for working with teens. This is vital as staff are responsible for providing the love and support students need, while maintaining the discipline and accountability required.
The ideal candidate will be teachable, able to perform well under pressure and be a team player. They must also have strong communication, interpersonal and conflict resolution skills.
This is an entry level position. Prior experience is not a requirement, but is considered. On the job training is provided.
Our corporate office is in Southern California, however, this listing is for a position at our campus in Northern California, approximately 45 minutes from Redding, CA. Optional, low cost Room & Board is available for employees who would like to live on campus and is deducted in accordance with California laws.