On-Call Residential Counselor

Oakland, California, United States | Part-time


Bay Area Community Services is the leading provider of recovery-oriented behavioral health services. We operate the largest program to end homelessness in the Bay Area, which sees more than 80% of participants go into permanent housing.

The On-Call Residential Counselor assists participants engaged in residential treatment services to achieve the highest level of self-sufficiency and integration back into the community. 

We are looking for people who can be flexible and adaptable to step in where needed at all 24/7 residential programs located in Concord, Hayward, Vallejo, Oakland, Antioch, and Richmond. 


  • High School Diploma required.
  • 1 year related experience in mental health field required. 
  • A valid California driver's license, personal vehicle, and proof of personal vehicle insurance coverage. DMV printout required.
  • Must be able to meet Community Care Licensing Requirements: pass physical exam, TB test, DOJ Fingerprint Clearance, and Red Cross First Aid/CPR training certification.


  • Shifts available include: day 8am-4pm, swing 4pm-12am, noc 12am-8am.


  • On-Call RC is $20 per hour