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Human Resources
Children & Families First
2005 Baynard Blvd.
Wilmington, Delaware 19802
Email: jobs@cffde.org
Fax: (855)-295-5339

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Current Job Openings

Adolescent Resource Center (ARC)

Counselor/Educator-Part-time
Program centered on teens and sexuality. Provide individual counseling in agency clinics. BSW or related field with previous experience in counseling adolescents, preferred. Excellent written/verbal communication skills, required. Hourly position, no benefits. 1 or 2 afternoon/evenings per week from 3:30 PM until 7:30/8:00 PM. Flexibility to work at the Wilmington or Newark clinic as needed. Résumés to: HR Children and Families First, 2005 Baynard Blvd, Wilmington, DE 19802 /FAX 855-295-5339/ e-mail: jobs@cffde.org.
Delaware Stars

Early Childhood Education Technical Assistant
Provide quality improvement technical assistance strategies to the early childhood and school age childcare community as part of the Delaware Stars program. Knowledge and/or experience in family child care, centers, preschools and school age care with familiarity of DE state regulations on child care, required. Bachelor degree in ECE or related field, required; Master degree preferred. Knowledge and/or experience in specific areas such as infant/toddler curriculum, school age and administration, desirable. Must have strong interpersonal skills, understanding of the adult learner, excellent written/ verbal communication and organizational skills with ability to work independently. Experience administering environment rating scales, preferred. Travel required; reliable transportation and valid driver’s license, required. Full-time with benefits. Position travels to child care programs in Kent & Sussex County. Send Résumé's to jobs@cffde.org, mail to Human Resources, Children & Families First 2005 Baynard Blvd, Wilmington, Delaware 19802. Fax to :1-855-295-5339
Foster Care/Adoption Program

Social Woker
Provide assessment, planning, counseling/therapy, referrals, advocacy, and collateral contacts. Prepare and maintain timely documentation and records in accordance with agency, state accreditation, and other requirements, policies, and procedures. Provide after hours emergency telephone coverage on a rotating basis. Testify at court hearings as necessary.Ability to respond appropriately to the cultural differences present among the agency’s service population. Previous job or student placement experience in child welfare, family serving agency, or community based agency. Previous experience working with specific age groups i.e., children, adolescents, etc. (may be required for certain programs). BSW or Bachelor's degree in counseling or a Social Science required. MSW or Master’s degree (M.A.) in counseling or a Social Science and/ or previous social work experience desirable. The position will be based in New Castle County and will carry a New Castle County case load. Forward your re'sume' to Human Resources through jobs@cffde.org. You may also fax the resume to (855) 295-5339
Functional Family Therapy

Master’s Level Social Workers/ Counselors (2)
Seeking two social workers/counselors; one to cover New Castle/ Kent County, and another to cover Kent/Sussex County. 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. Comfort level with home visits and experience with home visiting, required. Strong interpersonal, verbal/written communication skills, required. Ability to work flexible hours, including some evenings, required. Must have strong written and oral communication skills and a strong working knowledge of computers and applications. Some statewide travel is required. Possession of a valid driver’s license with reliable transportation required. Master’s degree in social work or related field, required. License eligibility is required. Current licensure is desired. Full Time (37.5 hours/week) with benefits. Résumés to: HR Children and Families First, 2005 Baynard Blvd, Wilmington, DE 19802 /FAX 855-295-5339/ e-mail: jobs@cffde.org.
Intensive Outpatient Therapy

Social Worker/Counselor
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. Position will 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. Send resumes to HR, Children & Families First, 2005 Baynard Blvd, Wilmington DE, 19802/ fax 855-295-5339/email jobs@cffde.org: EOE
Nurse Family Partnership

Registered Nurses
Seeking Registered Nurses (1 in New Castle, and 1 in Kent/Sussex County) to provide home visiting services to first-time mothers and their babies as part of our Nurse Family Partners program. Manage small caseloads providing intensive service, including prenatal guidance and community outreach. Seeking one nurse to be based out of Wilmington, serving New Castle County, and another Nurse to cover Southern Kent and Sussex County. Individuals must be compassionate nurses w/ experience in health education, maternal/child mental health and community/home visiting nursing. Strong nursing skills and interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, required. Also, bilingual nurses, especially for Kent/Sussex County, preferred. In addition, strong computer skills, with experience using Microsoft office, required. RN w/ DE license with a Bachelor's degree required; Must have reliable transportation with a valid driver’s license. Travel within the county assigned as well as some statewide travel for meetings. Must also have some flexibility to allow for some evening or weekend hours. Full-time, 37.5 hours per week, with full benefits (including health and dental insurance). 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.
Seaford House

Therapist-Expressive Arts
Provide therapeutic education, social skills, music, dance and activity services to youth in a residential setting in Seaford, Delaware. This position requires excellent clinical skills in group work and an ability to adapt the needs of adolescents. The Expressive Arts Therapist is responsible for providing age and developmentally appropriate therapy groups, clinical documentation, and establishing behavioral treatment goals. Knowledge of group leadership skills, age specific growth and development, crisis and behavior management, trauma informed care and the recovery model are assets. Requires a Master’s Degree and related certification in, Music Therapy or Dance Movement Therapy, Minimum 2 years' experience working with a mental health population. Must have flexibility with scheduling. Position based out of Seaford House Residential Treatment program in Seaford Delaware. Also, rather than include the address after each posting, can you just place a note at the bottom of the page to state: For all positions, please rend résumé's and cover letters to: Attn: Human Resources. by email: jobs@cffde.org, fax to (855)-295-5339, or mail to Children & Families First, 2005 Baynard Blvd. Wilmington, DE 19801,
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 Bachelor's Degree in Human Services or related field with one year of related work experience desired; however, an equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. 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
Seaford House

Substance Abuse Therapist
Provide evaluative, diagnostic, and psychotherapeutic services to adolescents and their families. Consult with medical (psychiatric and nursing) and education staff regarding clinical issues. Provide community based therapeutic services in homes, schools, community centers and other appropriate locations. Evaluate staff documentation and client progress notes to ensure the consistency of the treatment plan, Administer drug screening as needed. Provide on-call clinical coverage, as needed. Current Delaware license (LCSD or equivalent) or eligibility for licensure within specified time frame, required. Part-time evening hours. Send résumé' and cover letter to: Attn Human Resources, Children & Families First, 2005 Baynard Blvd, Wilmington DE 19802, email to jobs@cffde.org.
Warner Elementary School

Community School Site Coordinator
Seeking a Community School Site Coordinator to develop, coordinate and implement initiatives to support CFF’s Red Clay Community Schools program. Collaborate with community members, school principal, faculty and participating public/private agencies in support of the students and their families. Coordinate and advise partners, and facilitate advisory committee to the project. Supervise CFF project staff at Warner. Represent the project in community events. Collect and report project data for the Warner site. Requires passionate, self-motivated individual with an ability to work independently and relate to the community and school cultures. Demonstrated competency in program growth and development, strong people, management, and leadership skills, required. Candidates should also have excellent written/ verbal communication and organizational skills and a sense of humor. This full time position requires some night and weekend work. BA/BS with related experience, required; MA/MS with related exp, preferred. Full-time with benefits. Résumés to: HR, Children and Families First, 2005 Baynard Blvd, Wilmington, DE 19802 /FAX 855-295-5339 / e-mail: jobs@cffde.org. EOE.