Residential Assistant

Department: TPC-Men's Road to Recovery RA Site.
Operating Unit The Providence Center
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 6285
Job Status: Per Diem
Shift: Flex
End Date:


The Providence Center helps adults, adolescents and children affected by psychiatric illnesses, emotional problems and addictions by providing treatment and supportive services within a community setting.


The Residential Assistant will perform, coordinate and monitor the daily non-clinical operations of the program.

Provide orientation of clients into the community.

Conduct tour of the facility and make introductions.

Problem solve and provide other support to clients as needed.

Serve as a role model.

Assist in new client admissions.

Review rules and regulations, issue linens, assign bedrooms, sign appropriate releases, gather birth certificates and social security cards, etc.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Advanced education preferred.

Experience working with a substance abuse population is strongly preferred.

Candidate must have at least 4 years in recovery, if applicable.

Position may require driving. Must have valid driver's license, registration, current inspection and insured auto.

Schedule: Per Diem, all shifts (7am-3:30p, 3p-11:30pm, 11p-7:30am)