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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 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.

Benefits

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.

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

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Full-Time


Position: Child Priority Response Clinician

Location: Sussex County

Status: Full Time

Description: Assess the risk for children & adolescents through phone interventions and home & community visits. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the language(s) in which you are fluent. Seeking candidates who are available evenings, overnights and on weekends. All shifts needed.

Requirements: Master's degree in a license eligible field.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Paraprofessional Therapeutic Support Classroom

Location: Seaford, Delaware

Status: Full Time

Description: Works in the classroom with enrolled children. Participates in clinical, academic, and recreation programs. Promotes a proactive approach, and implements interventions in the classroom.

Requirements: Bachelorís degree from an accredited school in social work, psychology or counseling. Two or more years of experience as a behavioral interventionist with children preferred.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: OP/TSF Therapist

Location: Seaford, Delaware

Status: Full Time

Description: Experienced therapist needed for innovative Community-Based Intensive Program. In this role, you will work as part of a treatment team with children, adolescents, and their families.

Requirements: Masterís degree in a behavioral health discipline required.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Crisis Clinician

Location: Kent County

Status: PRN - Day Time

Description: To assess the risk for children and adolescents through home and community visits.

Requirements: Masterís degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related fields required. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and please indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Crisis Clinician

Location: New Castle County

Status: Full Time

Description: To assess the risk for children and adolescents through home and community visits.

Requirements: Masterís degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related fields required. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and please indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Outpatient Therapist

Location: Dover, DE

Status: Full Time

Description: Licensed therapist position available to provide mental health counseling to children, youth, and their families. Clinician may provide services in a combination of settings including office, schools, and community partnership locations.

Requirements: Masterís Degree from an accredited school in the respective field (e.g., social work, psychology, counseling, family therapy). LCSW/LPCMH/LMFT/Ph.D. license and training in Family Therapy required.

Posted: 09/20/18

Closed: 10/19/18

EOE


Position: Child Priority Response Clinicians

Location: New Castle County

Status: Full Time

Description: To assess the risk for children and adolescents through home and community visits.

Requirements: Masterís degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related fields required. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and please indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: School Counselor

Location: Wilmington/Newark

Status: Full Time

Description: Mental Health Professional needed to work in elementary school counseling program. Experience with children & school settings preferred.

Requirements: Masterís degree in mental health field required.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Crisis Clinician

Location: Kent County

Status: Full Time

Description: To assess the risk for children and adolescents through home and community visits.

Requirements: Masterís degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related fields required. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and please indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Location: New Castle County

Status: Full Time/Part Time

Description: The Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner provides psychiatric evaluations, medication management, and consultation services in our outpatient settings. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the language(s) in which you are fluent.Easy access to NYC, Philadelphia, & Washington, DC Competitive salary and benefit package. EOE Submit resume and cover letter to: Delaware Guidance Services, 1213 Delaware Ave., Wilmington, DE 19806, Fax 302-652-8292

Requirements: Candidates must be licensed or eligible to be licensed in Delaware.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Team Leader of Support Services

Location: Seaford, Delaware

Status: Full Time

Description: Provide guidance, instruction, and supervision to a small clinical office staff of two part time employees. Serve as the point person for office related duties, including ordering supplies, and requesting maintenance. Provide support and be the main contact for the Seaford clinical office, and its clinical employees. Open, close and audit clinical documentation on a daily basis in the electronic medical record; scan and perform quality assurance of documentation. Run and distribute daily and monthly reports to appropriate staff and supervisors. Receive incoming calls and complete or distribute requests for records in a timely manner. Act as backup to the front desk for a portion of the day.

Requirements: Supervisory and medical/insurance office experience. Computer skills needed, including experience with Electronic Medical Records. Knowledge of HIPAA laws and compliance required.

Posted: 09/24/18

Closed: 10/05/18

EOE


Position: Lead Community Services Therapist

Location: Sussex County

Status: Full Time

Description: Provide intensive community based therapy for children, adolescents and their families. Provide children and their families with individual, family and group therapy sessions, client recreation and parent skill building. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Requirements: Masterís degree in a behavioral health discipline required. Two or more years of experience in counseling or other related.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Therapeutic Support for Families Therapist

Location: Sussex County

Status: Full Time

Description: Experienced therapist needed for innovative Community-Based Intensive Program. In this role, you will work as part of a treatment team with children, adolescents, and their families. Masterís degree in a behavioral health discipline required. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Requirements: Two or more years of experience with children preferred and two or more years in counseling or other related experience.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Supervisor for Children and Youth Crisis Services

Location: New Castle County

Status: Full Time

Description: A supervisor in this program ensures that the program is adequately staffed to respond to children in crisis, provides consultation and supervision on crisis cases, and supervises clinical documentation of all clinicians in the program. Clinical supervisors report to the Program Manager and are included in an on-call rotation to provide supervision by phone to clinicians providing risk assessments in the community after hours.

Requirements: This position requires an LPCMH, LCSW, or LMFT to provide clinical supervision of a 24/7 crisis program in New Castle County.

Posted: 09/10/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE



Part-Time


Position: Child Priority Response Clinicians

Location: New Castle County

Status: PRN - Hourly

Description: To assess the risk for children and adolescents through home and community visits.

Requirements: Masterís degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related fields required. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and please indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Front Desk Coordinator

Location: Kent County

Status: Part Time - Evening

Description: Clerical position for child mental health clinic. Professional phone manner, typing, computer skills/electronic medical records & ability to work independently necessary

Requirements: Graduate from high school or possess a general education degree with at least one-year office experience

Posted: 09/13/18

Closed: 09/30/18

EOE



Fee for Service


Position: Child Priority Response Clinician

Location: New Castle County

Status: PRN - Hourly

Description: Assess the risk for children & adolescents through phone interventions and home & community visits. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the language(s) in which you are fluent. Seeking candidates who are available evenings, overnights and on weekends.

Requirements: Masterís degree in a license eligible field.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Child Priority Response Clinician

Location: Kent County

Status: PRN - Hourly

Description: Assess the risk for children & adolescents through phone interventions and home & community visits. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the language(s) in which you are fluent.

Requirements: Masterís degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related field required.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Child Priority Response Clinician

Location: Sussex County

Status: PRN - Hourly

Description: Assess the risk for children & adolescents through phone interventions and home & community visits. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the language(s) in which you are fluent. Seeking candidates who are available evenings, overnights and on weekends.

Requirements: Masterís degree in a license eligible field.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


Position: Outpatient Therapist

Location: Dover, Delaware

Status: Fee for Service

Description: Positions available to provide mental health counseling to children, families and youth. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and indicate the language(s) in which you are fluent.

Requirements: Masterís Degree from an accredited school in the respective field (e.g., social work, psychology, counseling).LCSW/LPCMH/Ph.D. license and training in Family Therapy required.

Posted: 09/01/18

Closed: 09/28/18

EOE


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