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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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

EOE


Position: Outpatient/Therapeutic Support for Families Program Manager

Location: Delaware

Status: Full Time

Description: The Outpatient/Therapeutic Support for Families Program Manager is responsible for statewide clinical integrity, administration and fidelity of the OP/TSF program as implemented by the team of OP/TSF Clinicians. Salary Range: $65,000 - $75,000 annually

Requirements: Masterís degree and current Delaware licensure as a Clinical Social Worker, Professional Counselor of Mental Health, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist or in the field of psychology. At least 5 years of experience in counseling or other related experience preferred. At least 2 years post graduate supervisory experience, preferably within an evidenced-based or evidenced-informed family intervention model such as FFT, MDFT, ABFT, and MST.

Posted: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/08/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

EOE


Position: Outpatient Therapist

Location: Dover, Delaware

Status: Full Time

Description: This position is a co-located program based in the Nemours Pediatric Clinic to provide mental health counseling to children, families and youth.

Requirements: Masterís degree, LCSW/LPCMH/LMFT/Ph.D., must have license and an interest in working with families.

Posted: 08/07/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/10/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

EOE


Position: Professional Development Program Manager

Location: New Castle, Kent, and Sussex Counties

Status: Full Time

Description: Plans, develops and implements an annual training plan including needs assessment, curriculum development, securing of appropriate approvals from licensing/accreditation organizations and evaluation. Designs relevant and appropriate curricula to meet clinical needs and assure appropriate support for internal and external workforce. Provides direct supervision to employed clinical training staff. Directs the Advanced Clinical Training Program. Leads the DGS Training Committee. Manages the training budget. Salary range: $65,000 - $75,000 annually

Requirements: Masterís degree and current Delaware licensure as a Clinical Social Worker, Professional Counselor of Mental Health, or in the field of psychology. 10+ years full-time post graduate clinical experience and 5+ yearís clinical supervisory and/or teaching experience. Experience directing a clinical training program(s) preferred.

Posted: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

EOE


Position: Outpatient Clinical Coordinator

Location: Dover, DE

Status: Full Time

Description: The Outpatient Clinical Coordinator is responsible for the organization and supervision of the clinical operations and case management of the Outpatient Program, including the establishment and maintenance of clinical standards and practices, internal monitoring procedures, staff training and supervision.

Requirements: Masterís Degree from an accredited school in human services. LCSW, LPCMH, or Ph.D. license required.

Posted: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

EOE


Position: Outpatient Program Manager

Location: Delaware

Status: Full Time

Description: Under the supervision of the Chief Clinical Officer, the Outpatient Program Manager is responsible for administering the programmatic operations, including project/program development, contract and fee management, overall outpatient staff supervision, program monitoring and reporting, and the development of new program opportunities. Additionally, is responsible for promoting the mission of the organization, as well as providing vision and dictating the future of the outpatient program.

Requirements: Masterís degree and current Delaware licensure as a Clinical Social Worker, Professional Counselor of Mental Health, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or in the field of Psychology. 10+ years full-time post graduate clinical experience and 5+ yearís clinical supervisory and/or teaching experience. The clinical training, experience and proficiency shall be at the highest level of any of the clinical disciplines.

Posted: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

EOE



Part-Time


Position: Front Desk Coordinator

Location: Lewes, Delaware

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. Hours for this job are Monday - Thursday from 3:30 - 8 p.m.

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

Posted: 08/08/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

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: 08/01/18

Closed: 08/31/18

EOE


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