Management & Training Corporation Residential Advisor in Bronx, New York

Residential Advisor

Social Development & Counseling

Bronx, New YorkReqID: 21668

Situated in the heart of New York City’s world-famous Bronx borough, the South Bronx Job Corps has been providing no cost vocational training to students since 1981. People all around the world know the Bronx as the home of the New York Yankees, the Bronx Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden—not to mention as the birthplace of hip-hop. Look deeper and you’ll discover the quaint maritime village of City Island, the cultural attractions of Fordham and Belmont, and the art deco marvels in the Grand Concourse. Managed by MTC, the South Bronx Job Corps is your next best career move. Apply today!


Reports to the residential living manager. Responsible for providing proper guidance to students to ensure positive group living relations and achievement in the program.

  • Provide guidance for students to achieve a positive attitude and proper behavior in dormitory living situation and to accomplish their goals and objectives.

  • Determine, recommend, and arrange student visits to counselor.

  • Direct dorm activities as designated.

  • Patrol and monitor dormitories and center as required ensuring safety and proper behavior of students; resolving potential or occurring problems.

  • Assist with recreational activities for student’s on‑ and off‑center.

  • Transport students to and from recreational functions, airport or bus stations as required.

  • Prepare the morning report; pass list and other administrative correspondence relating to students.

  • Direct students and assist in the cleanup and maintenance of the dormitory.

  • Recommend or requisition supplies to provide needs for dorm living and safety of students.

  • Conduct group sessions in accordance with the schedule. As assigned, participate in and conduct orientation activities.

  • Maintain dormitory and individual student files; ensure files are complete, updated and contain all required documentation.

  • Enter student case notes in the center information system (CIS).

  • Participate in career development services system by ensuring a safe living environment and creating positive peer leadership role modeling techniques within the dorm.

  • Work overtime as directed to do so.

Education and Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent. Experience with youth, excellent written and verbal communications skills and computer proficiency required. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record, unless waived by management.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran