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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 and adolescents through home and community visits.

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

Posted: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Paraprofessional Therapeutic Support Classroom

Location: Sussex County

Status: Full Time

Description: Works in Indian River School District 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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Therapist-Family Based Mental Health Services Program

Location: Kent County

Status: Full Time

Description: This program provides intensive, team delivered, community and home-based interventions to a multi-cultural population of youth ages 12-18, their familiesí and/or significant supports.

Requirements: Two or more years of experience in Family Therapy or other related experience preferred. Masterís degree in a clinical discipline required.

Posted: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Therapeutic Classroom Therapist/Outpatient Therapist

Location: Sussex County

Status: Full Time

Description: Licensed therapist position available to provide mental health counseling to children, youth, and their families. Time will be split between the Indian River School District providing services in a Therapeutic Classroom setting and our Lewes Outpatient Clinic.

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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Outpatient Therapist

Location: Wilmington, 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. The right candidate will also be tasked with providing weekly supervision to some staff in our Advanced Clinical Training Program.

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. Some experience in a clinical supervisory role preferred. At least five years of licensure required, in order to perform some supervisory duties.Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply and please indicate the languages in which you are fluent.

Posted: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Crisis Call Center Supervisor

Location: Sussex County

Status: Full Time

Description: Provide supervision and ongoing training for a team of call center clinicians who will be receiving calls for children and youth facing Behavioral Health Crisis. Keep call center data and assist with triage and dispatch of calls when call center reaches capacity.

Requirements: Masterís degree in Social Work, Counseling or related fields. Supervisory experience a plus.

Posted: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Outpatient Therapist - Seaford

Location: Sussex County

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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Outpatient Therapist - Lewes

Location: Sussex County

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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Lead Community Services Therapists

Location: Kent and 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.

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

Posted: 12/06/18 Closed: 12/20/18


Position: IT Assistant Administrator

Location: Statewide

Status: Full Time

Description: The IT Assistant Administrator is responsible for assisting in the maintenance of all Delaware Guidance Services (DGS) information technology systems and desktop networks. The individual selected for this position must be knowledgeable about desktop networks and desktop support, able to develop responses to questions and concerns in a consistent and service-oriented manner and be able to prioritize and plan work schedules such that deliverables are completed in a timely manner. Salary $30,000 to $35,000 annually, 37.5 hours per week.

Requirements: At least 1-2 years of prior related experience A+ Certified, or working towards certification

Posted: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/14/18


Position: OP/TSF Supervisor / Outpatient Therapist Dual Role

Location: Kent County

Status: Full Time

Description: This is a dual role, as an Outpatient Therapist, and a Supervisor for Kent County Mobile Therapists. Organize and supervise the clinical operations and case management of the Outpatient/Therapeutic Support for Families (OP/TSF) Program, including the establishment and maintenance of clinical standards and practices, internal monitoring procedures, staff training and supervision. Provide mental health counseling to children, youth and their families. Services may be provided in a combination of settings, including office, schools, and community partnership locations. Salary $49,000 annually.

Requirements: Masterís Degree from an accredited school in the respective field (e.g., social work, psychology, counseling family therapist). LCSW/LPCMH/LMFT license and training in family therapy required. Some supervisory experience preferred.

Posted: 12/07/18 Closed: 12/20/18


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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Therapeutic Support for Families Therapist

Location: Kent 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, & their families.

Requirements: Masterís degree in a behavioral health discipline and that is licensable is required. Two or more yearsí experience with children preferred and two or more years in counseling or other related experience.

Posted: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Crisis Clinician

Location: New Castle County

Status: Full Time

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

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

Posted: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


Position: Executive Administrative Assistant

Location: Statewide

Status: Full Time

Description: Complete a variety of administrative duties, including the credentialing and paneling process for DGS and its providers/clinicians, arranging committee and board meetings and taking notes for all meetings, as well as other administrative support functions for the operations and administrative leadership.

Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelorís degree preferred. At least 5 years administrative support, preferably in a clinical setting.

Posted: 01/01/70 Closed: 01/01/70



Part-Time


There are currently no Part-Time jobs.


Fee for Service


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: 12/03/18 Closed: 12/31/18


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