Resident Advisor (Volunteer Position)


  • Openings may be in various locations in both San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties
  • Resident Advisors are welcome to maintain a full or part-time job or pursue college education while filling this position 

Compensation and Benefits

  • Free rent and utilities 
  • Valuable experience working with at-risk teens
  • Opportunity to change a life
  • Includes 2 days/nights off per month

Basic Duties

  • Communicate and report to staff on a regular basis 
  • Monitor the home for safety 
  • Conduct evening curfew checks 
  • Maintain a safe and healthy living environment 


  • 21 years of age or older 
  • Be of good character and reputation, professional, and communicate effectively 
  • Provide healthy and stable role modeling for teens 
  • Work well in a team environment 
  • Possess compassion, patience and teachability 
  • Previous experience working with teens is preferred 
  • Meet all state criminal record and health screening clearance requirements and have a valid CA driver’s license, insurance and acceptable DMV record 


Send questions to or to FCNI 1255 Kendall Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401