Bay Area Community Services is hiring a

LVN Respite Nurse, Day Shift

South San Francisco, United States

BACS is seeking LVNs for our nursing coordinator in:

  • South San Francisco - 6 Bed Homeless Respite Program. FT Day Shift -  Thursday to Monday or Tuesday to Saturday Preferred. 

The Nursing Coordinator is responsible for providing medical case management coordination and care to participants. 


  • Triage participants at intake/assessment and throughout respite stay.
  • Administer psychotropic medication injections, order medications, and coordinate with the treatment team.
  • Support participants and treatment team with access to refills acting as liaison between pharmacies and insurance.
  • Provide support, education, and medical information to staff, participants, caregivers, and family.
  • Aid participants in understanding their medical needs and help them plan for coordination of care with PCPs.
  • Document all participants’ treatment and interactions accurately and completely.
  • Establish a harmonious and collaborative working relationship with participant and treatment team.
  • Embrace diversity in all aspects and work positively using a teamwork approach.
  • Develop procedures for monitoring participants on antipsychotic medications. 


  • LVN certification or RN degree from accredited nursing school and current CA license. 
  • Demonstrated flexibility, creativity, and ability to make independent decisions and exercise good judgment.
  • Background and experience in mental health.
  • Bilingual English and Spanish desirable.
  • Valid California driver’s license, personal vehicle, and proof of personal vehicle insurance coverage. DMV printout required.


  • LVN is $33/hr
  • Fully paid medical, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage for employees AND now, all dependents! Nothing comes out of your check
  • 30 days off (PTO/Holiday), increasing with tenure
  • 403b with BACS matching contribution
  • Tuition reimbursement for student loans & tuition, CEUs, etc.
  • Annual bonus if agency meets goals
  • One month PAID sabbatical after 5 Years – not charging PTO
  • Free iPhone with unlimited data for personal/professional use + laptop for easy mobility*
  • Free CEUs avaiable in our learning management system
  • Annual holiday party, summer picnic, staff appreciation events
  • Significant internal growth opportunities
  • Free access to beautiful facility spaces on weekends for events (family parties, baby showers, receptions, birthdays)

        * Most direct service positions

BACS Overview

Bay Area Community Services is a CARF accredited non-profit, community-based agency celebrating 65 years of serving Alameda and Solano Counties by providing mental health and social services. BACS’ mission is to uplift under-served individuals and their families by doing whatever it takes. We are proud to be one of the leading agencies producing real outcomes to tough social problems. BACS owes its reputation as an innovator to our innovative and entrepreneurial staff. We are seeking individuals who want to transform clinical practice to be client centered and effective in the field and who want to lead empowered teams to meet goals.    

How to apply:

Submit a resume with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience.