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2005 Baynard Blvd.
Wilmington, Delaware 19802
Email: jobs@cffde.org
Fax: (855) 295-5339

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Current Job Openings

Foster Care/Adoption Program

SW/Counselor I/II
Sussex County (1 vacancy)We have an opening for a Social Worker in the Foster Care/Adoption program. It is a full-time position with agency benefits (Healthcare, vacation, sick leave etc.). The position will be based in Sussex County but will carry a combined Kent/Sussex case load. The starting salary is dependent upon the education level, experience and skills of the selected candidate; however, the full-time salary minimum for this position is $38,000.00 at the Bachelor level. At minimum, candidates must possess a Bachelors Degree in Social Services or equivalent to be considered for the vacancy. A Masters Degree in Social Work is preferred. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
IOP Program

SW/Counselor II –FFT/IOP
Sussex County (1 vacancy) Provide intensive, evidence-based model of therapy for families, middle school age children and adolescents. Therapeutic services are provided primarily in the family’s home and community; minimal sessions are conducted in the office setting. Comfort in conducting family therapy in the home/community is required. Experience in working with families and adolescents preferred. Family Therapy training utilizing an evidence-based treatment model will be provided; a commitment to learning and implementing the model is required. Strong interpersonal, verbal/written communication skills, required. Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and some weekends, required. Masters Degree in Social Work, Counseling or related field required; LCSW/LPCMH or license eligibility is required. Salary offered will be determined by education and experience. Position will be based in Georgetown. Some statewide travel is required. Possession of a valid driver’s license with reliable transportation required. Full Time position with benefits included. The base salary for the position is $40,000. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
IOP Program

SW/Counselor II –IOP
Kent County (1 f/t vacancy 1p/t vacancy) Provide intensive, evidence-based model of therapy for families, secondary school age children and adolescents. Therapeutic services are provided primarily in a community-based setting; however, some sessions could be conducted in the office. Comfort in conducting individual, group and family therapy is required. Experience in working with families and adolescents preferred. Experience utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is recommended; a commitment to learning and understanding the fundamental principles of the Functional Family Therapy model is required. Strong interpersonal, verbal/written communication skills, required. Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and some weekends, required. Masters Degree in Social Work, Counseling or related field required; LCSW/LPCMH desirable; license eligibility required. Salary offered will be determined by education and experience. Positions will based in Dover. Some statewide travel is required. Possession of a valid driver’s license with reliable transportation required. Full Time position with benefits included. The base salary for the position is $40,000. Part-time position salary/work schedule will be dependent upon client case load. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
IOP Program

SW/Counselor I-Community Interventionist
Kent County (1 vacancy) Assist children and their families in the community or home, practicing skills learned in therapy. Responsibilities include: conducting psychosocial groups, coordinating psychiatric services (medications, appointments with psychiatrist), going into a school to observe the child in the classroom, providing transportation to group therapy, going on outings, and other methods of engagement. These professionals focus on specific behaviors that disrupt, exclude or otherwise negatively impact the person or group. Such interventions often rely on families, schools or other support systems to assist with monitoring, implementation and adjustment. Position based in Dover. Bachelor's degree in related field with experience, required. Valid Driver's License, required. Full-Time Position with benefits. Base salary, $35,000. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
IOP Program

SW/Counselor I-Community Interventionist
Sussex County (1 vacancy) Assist children and their families in the community or home, practicing skills learned in therapy. Responsibilities include: conducting psychosocial groups, coordinating psychiatric services (medications, appointments with psychiatrist), going into a school to observe the child in the classroom, providing transportation to group therapy, going on outings, and other methods of engagement. These professionals focus on specific behaviors that disrupt, exclude or otherwise negatively impact the person or group. Such interventions often rely on families, schools or other support systems to assist with monitoring, implementation and adjustment. Position based in Georgetown. Bachelor's degree in related field with experience, required. Valid Driver's License, required. Full-Time Position with benefits. Base salary, $35,000. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
Seaford House

Youth Advocate/Youth Advocate Assistant (multiple)
Seaford House, our residential treatment center, is in need of Youth Advocate Assistants. The positions require a H.S. diploma or GED. Previous experience in a residential treatment center setting is a plus. Drug testing and criminal background checks are required. The RTC is a 24/7 operation so availability to work weekends and nights is also a requirement. PT/hourly. No benefits. Located in Seaford, Delaware. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
SFP Program

Family/Parent Educator
-NCC (3 vacancies) KENT/SUSSEX (8 vacancies) bi-lingual desirable Conduct parent education and support groups, as assigned. Follow program curriculum making adaptations as appropriate. Prepare and maintain timely documentation and records in accordance with agency, state accreditation, and other requirements, policies, and procedures. Experience facilitating adult education/ parent groups and working with children, required. Knowledge of child development, parenting skills and strong communication skills, required. Previous experience working with culturally diverse groups, required. BA/BS in related field required; MS/MA, preferred. PT, Hourly (5-10 hrs/wk) afternoon & evenings. Based in Wilmington, Dover or Georgetown. Unit paid- $122 per session If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
SFP Program

Child Care Specialist
-NCC (3 vacancies) KENT/SUSSEX (8 vacancies) bi-lingual desirable Provides child care during parent education groups. Plans, designs, leads age appropriate activities that will meet the needs and interests of children from infancy through 12 years of age. Provides careful supervision of children to ensure their health and safety. Must have ability to respond appropriately to cultural differences. Knowledge of child development and a minimum of 1 year of experience, required. High school or general education degree (GED), required. Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education is preferred. One to three evenings (no Fridays), 3:30 pm to 8:30 pm, per week. Based in Wilmington, Dover or Georgetown. Part-time, no benefits. Hourly rate starting at $11/hour based on education and experience. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE
SFP Program

Logistics Specialist
-NCC(2 vacancies) KENT/SUSSEX (8 vacancies) bi-lingual desirable Coordinate and provide meals and beverages. Oversee dinner set-up and clean-up. Make sure parents and staff have what they need for sessions. Provide monthly menus, to Team Leader/ Supervisor, on the last day of the month for the following month. Purchase and organize supplies for groups including food products, paper goods, and cleaning products. Place orders for food and pick-up food as needed. High school or general education degree (GED), required. One or more evenings per week…no Fridays, 3:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Based in Wilmington, Dover or Georgetown. Part-time, no benefits. Hourly rate starting at $11/hour based on education and experience. If interested and qualified, please forward your resume to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339. EOE