Residential Assistants, Canterbury

Campus Living Villages provides accommodation for tertiary students around New Zealand, and RAs are an integral part of our operation and success.  We are currently looking for fun, energetic, passionate and engaging people who are enrolled in full time study for 2018 to join our UCA Residential Assistant team in 2018.

The live-in position can at times be demanding, but it is also highly satisfying, and offers many opportunities to develop leadership and interpersonal skills, while having fun and forming lifelong relationships along the way.

Key duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Providing peer, pastoral and academic support to residents
  • Organising and running events
  • Exceptional customer service
  • Upholding the highest standards of Health and Safety

The ideal candidate will display the following skills and experience:

  • Ability to liaise and build rapport with a variety of people from different backgrounds and have a ‘true’ passion for people
  • Positive, proactive and ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Exceptional organisational skills and being able to juggle both the commitments of study and work for approximately 15 hours/week
  • Ability to identify issues and escalate where necessary

Other benefits will include:

  • Receiving world class training and induction
  • Work with a global brand that supports your future career development
  • No two days are the same and you will love coming to work every day while embracing and learning from the challenges
  • Be part of an inclusive, fun and hardworking team.


If you are interested in becoming an RA, please submit both your CV, cover letter and application form by clicking on the ‘Apply No’ button.  ** Please note that your application form will need to be downloaded  and attached with your cover letter.  Only applications with the application form attached to the cover letter will be accepted **


All applicants must be eligible to work in NZ and hold the relevant visas, be enrolled as a full time student in their second year or above and complete a satisfactory police check. 

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