Residential Services Coordinator - San Mateo & Santa Clara County Sites
Job Details
Full Time
High School
$19.00 - $21.00 Hourly
Nonprofit - Social Services
Position Description

LifeMoves is seeking dependable Residential Services Coordinators for regular part-time and full-time positions throughout San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties. If you enjoy working directly with clients, serving others, have a can-do attitude and are a proactive problem solver, we want you to join the LifeMoves' team! Please apply here for potential full-and-part-time day, swing and grave openings at the following sites:

  • NEW! Half Moon Bay Shelter | Half Moon Bay | Single Adult Transitional Housing
  • NEW! Mountain View Shelter | Mountain View | Transitional Housing for Single Adults and Families
  • NEW! Temporary Motel Locations
  • New! Temporary COVID Motel Locations
  • Family Crossroads | Daly City| Transitional Housing for Families
  • First Step for Families | San Mateo | Transitional Housing for Families
  • Maple Street | Redwood City | Single Adult Transitional Housing
  • Redwood Family House | Redwood City | Transitional Housing for Families
  • Montgomery Street Inn | San Jose | Single Adult Transitional Housing 
  • Julian Street Inn | San Jose | Single Adult Transitional Housing 
  • New Haven Inn | San Jose | LQBTQ+ Transitional Housing 
  • Georgia Travis House | San Jose | Adult Women & Children
  • Villa | San Jose | Interim Housing for Women

Position Summary: The Residential Services Coordinator's (RSC) primary role and responsibility is to provide safety supervision of program participants; and, work collaboratively with other staff in assisting clients towards the goals of permanent housing and a stable income. Successful RSC’s will demonstrate strong attention to detail, multi-tasking, and diplomatic limit setting. Duties include, but are not limited to - client exit and entry supervision, monitor client activities ensuring program rules are abided, answering phones, accepting donations and helping maintain cordial neighborhood relations. The salary for the RSC position is $19 an hour for day shifts, $20.50 an hour for swing shifts (5pm-12am), and $21 an hour for grave shifts (12am-8am).


Examples of Duties:

  • Providing crisis management for clients; making linkages for interventions as appropriate
  • Supporting client and facility needs
  • Fielding questions from clients and responding to requests
  • Completing incident reports as needed
  • Providing safety supervision of program participants
  • Greeting clients, volunteers, donors, and community partners upon arrival
  • Overseeing chores, meals and living space (rounds)
  • Conducting intakes/discharges
  • Other duties as assigned


About Us: LifeMoves is one of the largest and most effective providers of shelter and supportive services across Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Peninsula.  As a results-driven organization, since 1987, our mission has been to provide interim housing and supportive services that create opportunities for homeless families and individuals to rapidly return to stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency. Our successful therapeutic service model combines clean, modern housing with intensive supportive services that promote dignity and motivate our clients to achieve autonomy.  LifeMoves operates over 15 major sites from San Jose to Daly City

Culture: LifeMoves staff are dedicated to serving our community. Diverse in background, outlook and life experience, our team addresses important social issues with passion and creativity. A culture of collaboration and innovation provides a thriving and successful environment for all. We foster personal growth through ongoing investment in the professional development of our staff.  Together, we are committed to breaking the cycle of homelessness and helping our clients achieve long-term self-sufficiency

Position Qualifications


  • A minimum of high school diploma or GED required.
  • A BA/BS in Social Services, Education a plus.
  • Personal or professional experience/education working with mental health clients a plus.
  • An understanding of, or willingness to learn about, ideas and practices that promote diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Bilingual/Spanish speaking preferred, but not mandatory.

We have a comprehensive benefits package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Flex Spending Account, Dependent Care Reimbursement Account, Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance, 401K, etc.

To learn more about our non-profit organization, check out our website at

LifeMoves is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)