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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 children 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:
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
Position: Clinician-Child Priority Response Services (CPRS)
Status: 2nd Shift
Description: In this role you will provide mental health assessment and follow up treatment for children & youth at risk as part of the Child Priority Response Program.
Requirements: Master’s degree in Social Work, counseling, or related field.
Position: School Counselor
Description: Mental Health Professional needed to work in elementary school counseling program. Experience with children & school settings preferred.
Requirements: Masters degree in mental health field required.
Position: Milieu Aides-Day Treatment Program
Status: Hourly Rate
Description: Works in classroom/milieu with enrolled children. Participates in clinical, academic, and recreation programs.
Requirements: Experience in day treatment, school, hospital, or day care setting. Must be at least 21 years old and be able to pass a criminal background and abuse registry checks and favorable driving record. Bachelorís degree in Human Services or Education preferred, but not required.
Position: Intensive Outpatient Therapist
Location: Sussex County
Description: Experienced therapist needed for innovative Intensive Outpatient community-based treatment program in our child guidance clinic.
In this role, you will work as part of a treatment team with children, adolescents, & their families.
Requirements: Master’s degree, LCSW, LPCMH or Ph.D. license, & training in Family therapy required.
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