Our Culture – Consider helping us make a difference …

Our employees tell us Delaware Guidance Services (DGS) is a great place to work.  There is opportunity for work-life balance, challenging work, and a supportive and stimulating work environment.  Employees at DGS have a great opportunity to make a significant impact in the lives of childr Delaware Guidance awarded distinction as a 'Top Workplaces of Delaware' organization.en throughout the state of Delaware, on the agency, and within their careers.

DGS continues to experience steady growth.  The agency is large enough tomake an impact in the community, yet not too big to lose a caring work environment where employees can make a difference.  With the wide variety of positions and programs, employees have several options to develop their careers.

DGS has 5 locations throughout the state of Delaware – Dover, Lewes, Newark, Seaford, and Wilmington.  Our facilities provide secure settings for high quality treatment services.  Employees have a great opportunity to live and work near the beach and/or a metropolitan area, with easy access to New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington DC.


We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to our employees, including:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Incentive pay plan for certain clinical staff positions
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Health savings accounts (HSAs)
  • Life, AD&D, LTD, STD
  • Paid vacation, sick, and holidays
  • 403(b) plan with match

Employee contributions are required for some benefits.

Delaware Guidance Services
is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply for a position listed below, please submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources at our headquarters in Wilmington. Please indicate the position for which you are applying and where you saw the position advertised

Delaware Guidance Services
for Children & Youth, Inc.

Human Resources
1213 Delaware Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19806
Fax: (302) 652-8292

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There are currently no Full-Time positions available.


There are currently no Part-Time positions available.


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There are no bid requests at the present time.



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