Jobs at Delaware Opportunities

Delaware Opportunities positions can also be found at jobcentral.com. Enter "Delaware Opportunities Inc." next to Keywords, and "Hamden, NY" for Location, then click the "Search" button. All open positions will be displayed.

Specific questions regarding open positions can be directed to: dalberti@delawareopportunities.org

Download a Delaware Opportunities Employment Application.

Davenport Head Start Teacher Aide

Minimum of Child Development Associate or Associate’s degree in early childhood or ability to obtain a CDA within 2 years, and one year experience working with preschool children.  NYS driver’s license required.  34 hours per week.  Salary range $10.10 - $13.08 per hour.  Applications accepted through February 14, 2017 at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782. EOE

Developmental Disabilities Aide

High school diploma or GED.  Must have clean NYS driver’s license with no moving violations within last two years.  Personal vehicle required; mileage reimbursed.  To provide in-home habilitation services to developmentally disabled individuals in Delaware County.  Part time positions available with full time status potential.  $10.50 per hour.  Applications accepted through March 31, 2017 at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782.  EOE

 

Family Development Specialist

Bachelor’s degree in sociology, psychology, or related field; and/or 4 years experience in counseling, community organizing or working with low income families and willingness to achieve Family Development Credential.  To assist low income families in improving the quality of their lives through family development case management.  Identify structural problems/barriers to clients achieving goals and develop strategies for institutional/structural change. 35 hours per week. Salary range: $18.46 - $22.02 per hour.

Grand Gorge Head Start Teacher Aide

Minimum of Child Development Associate or Associate’s degree in early childhood or ability to obtain a CDA within 2 years, and one year experience working with preschool children. NYS driver’s license required. 34 hours per week. Salary range $10.10 - $13.08 per hour. Applications accepted through February 14, 2017 at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782. EOE

Grand Gorge Senior Dining Driver

Valid NYS driver’s license, clean driving record.  Ability to relate well to senior citizens and to help shut ins stay independent.  15 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.   Salary range $10.65 - $12.70 per hour.  Applications accepted through March 14, 2017 at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782, or at the Grand Gorge Senior Dining Center.  EOE

Head Start Director

Bachelor's degree in education, human services or public administration and two years management experience; and six years progressive responsibility in child development related activities or human services.  Must have proven ability in supervision, strong financial management skills, and the ability to read, understand, and implement government regulations, rules, and procedures. Responsible for the overall planning and administration of the Head Start Program in Delaware County. NYS driver’s license.  35 hours per week. Salary range $63,128 - $75,282 per year.

Parent Educator

High school diploma and/or one year’s experience working with children and families.  Needed to provide in-home parenting education, transportation, supervised visitation and support to families within and outside of Delaware County.  NYS driver’s license and personal vehicle required; mileage reimbursed.  Safe driving record and no moving violations within past 2 years.  Flexible hours, 28 hours per week; evenings, Saturday and Sunday required.  Salary range: $14.06 - $17.62 per hour.

Services Coordinator

Bachelor’s degree, associate’s degree or RN in health or human services field and one year experience working with people with developmental disabilities or one year of services coordination with any population.  To provide services coordination for developmentally disabled individuals and assure access to and coordination of community services primarily in Delaware, Otsego and Chenango Counties.  Responsible for service plans and coordination of community based supports.  35 hours per week.  Salary range $18.46 - $22.02 per hour.