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EF Education First

EF Summer Resident Advisor

3+ months agoSanta Barbara, CA

EF International Language Campus in Santa Barbara is seeking motivated, responsible, dynamic, and community-building individuals to take on the exciting challenge of working in an international environment as a Resident Advisor. This position is a temporary, live-in position that will start immediately and go until September 2021.

The Role:

Resident Advisors perform a variety of tasks including, but not limited to supporting students, answering questions, preparing welcome materials, ensuring smooth student arrivals and departures, and making sure that EF policies are enforced.  RAs are also in rotation to manage a 24-hour emergency phone dedicated to ensuring the safety of our students in the event of an emergency.  RAs should have a strong desire to provide customer service to the student body and to help make our international students feel at home while living at their residence.  RAs must be available to work evening and weekend shifts.

Benefits of the Position:

As an RA at the EF International Language Campus you receive free room and board during employment in addition to an hourly wage.


  • Dedicated to ensuring excellent customer service.
  • Flexibility, and willing to go above and beyond to provide a safe and enjoyable student experience.
  • A patient, positive, upbeat attitude.
  • The ideal RA is one who is able serve as a strong role model but also strong policy enforcer.
  • Works well as a team, and independently.

​​​​​​​About EF Education First

At EF we believe that the world is better when people try to understand one another. Since 1965, we have helped millions of people see new places, experience new cultures, and learn new things about the world and about themselves. Our culturally immersive education programs—focused on language, travel, cultural exchange, and academics—turn dreams into international opportunities.

When you join EF, you join a multicultural and diverse community working across 600 schools and offices in 50 countries, all with one shared mission of opening the world through education. Whoever you are, whatever you are passionate about—we welcome you and want you to bring that to work every day. EF is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to inclusion and belonging across race, ethnicity, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, ability, parental status, experience, and everything else that makes you unique.

Founded in Sweden in 1965, EF has school and offices around the world, including hubs in Boston, London, Mexico City, São Paulo, Shanghai, Stockholm, Zürich, and more. Learn more at

EF Education First is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.

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