Careers at Delaware Opportunities

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Specific questions regarding open positions (and completed job applications, unless otherwise noted) can be directed to: mnewkerk@delop.org

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Deposit, Fishs Eddy, Sidney, & Walton Head Start Food and Nutrition Services Worker

High school diploma or GED and/or one year experience in quantity cooking.  NYS driver’s license required; mileage reimbursed. 27 hours per week. Salary range $14.40 per hour. The application review process will begin be ongoing until the position has been filled. $250 sign on bonus after one month of employment Applications accepted at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782; Equal Employment Opportunity MF/ F/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Status 

Davenport & Fishs Edddy Head Start Family Services Worker

SSCBT or Family Development Credential or Associate’s degree in psychology, sociology, or human services, and one year’s experience working with low-income families and familiarity with public benefit programs.   NYS driver’s license, personal vehicle required; mileage reimbursed. 37.5 hours per week. Salary range $15.83-$18.89 per hour. Accepting applications until the position has been filled. $250 sign on bonus after one month of employment Applications accepted at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, and Hamden, NY 13782.

Delhi, Deposit, Sidney & Walton Head Start Classroom Aide and Bus Monitor

To assist morning staff with daily activities and to assist in overall operation of morning and afternoon bus runs. High school diploma or GED required. 28 hours per week. $14.40 per hour. The application review process will be ongoing until the position has been filled. $250 sign on bonus after one month of employment Applications accepted at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782. Equal Employment Opportunity/MF/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Temporary Homeless Advocate

Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Psychology or related filed and/or four years’ experience in human services. Responsible for assisting homeless and at-risk households in finding and retaining stable housing. 35 hours per week. Salary starts at $20.38/hour. Full time until September 30, 2022 with the possibility of long term. $250 bonus after the one month of employment. Applications accepted until position is filled at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10 Hamden, NY 13782. Equal Employment Opportunity MF/ F/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Status

Arkville, Davenport, Delhi, Deposit, Fishs Eddy, Sidney, & Walton Head Start Classroom Aide:

To assist education staff with daily activities and routine in overall classroom operations. High school diploma or GED required. 30 hours per week. $14.40 per hour. The application review process will be ongoing until the position has been filled. $250 sign on bonus after one month of employment. Applications accepted at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782. Equal Employment Opportunity/MF/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Child Advocacy Center (CAC) Coordinator

Bachelor’s degree in psychology, sociology or related field; and 4 years experience in human services with at least two years of supervisory responsibility. Responsible for coordination of mobile Child Advocacy Center ( and future physical location) and all corresponding cases and interventions, as well as the Multidisciplinary team. Understanding and /or experience with child advocacy centers preferred. NYS driver’s license and willingness to obtain Forensic Interviewing Certification required & willingness to operate the mobile unit.

Child and Family Development Assistant Director

Seeking an energetic, self-starter to provide program oversight and assist the Director in all aspects of Child and Family Development programming.  Leadership, Supervisory and program implementation experience a must. Bachelor’s degree in Education, Child development, human services administration, liberal arts or related field. Salary range $59,981-71,530 a year.  Sign on bonus of $250.00 after one month of employment.   The application review process will be ongoing until the position has been filled.

Delhi Senior Dining Center 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. $14.40 per hour. Annual, Sick, and Paid Holidays. . Sign on bonus of $250.00 after a month of employment. Applications accepted until filled at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782, or Delhi at the Senior Dining Center. Equal Employment Opportunity MF/ F/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Status

Developmental Disabilities Aides

Seeking energetic, caring, self-starters to support developmentally disabled individuals in the Stamford, Davenport, Sidney, and Walton areas. Create your own flexible schedule based on individual needs, with no weekends or overnights required. All positions allow for either the option of a per diem or a full time schedule (20+ hours per week) to best suit your availability. High school diploma or GED required. Must have clean NYS driver’s license with no moving violations within last two years. Personal vehicle required; mileage reimbursed. $14.77 per hour.