Careers at Delaware Opportunities

Delaware Opportunities positions can also be found on our Facebook page and on Indeed at https://www.indeedjobs.com/delaware-opportunities/_hl/en_US?cpref=JXWAt….

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

Download a Delaware Opportunities fillable job application at https://drive.google.com/file/d/1m1jYnVECXX-DgpMX1XcmXmv2dH0sFUpF/view?…. Download and save to your computer to fill it out as a fillable form. Hard copies are also available at the Hamden main office.

Sidney & Walton Head Start Teacher Assistant

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. 40 hours per week. Salary range $14.40-$15.83 per hour, based on credentials per hour. $250 sign on bonus after one month of employment Applications process ongoing until filled. At Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782; Equal Employment Opportunity MF/ F/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Status 

Davenport 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. 35 hours per week. Salary range $15.06 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 & Hobart Head Start Lead Teacher

Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood and 2years’ experience teaching young children. NYS driver’s license, personal vehicle required; mileage reimbursed. 40 hours per week. Salary range $19.76 - $23.56 per hour the application will be accepted until the position has been filled. $250 sign on bonus after one month of employment Applications accepted Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782. Equal Employment Opportunity MF/ F/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Status

Margaretville Senior Dining Center Aide

High school diploma and/or two years’ experience in quantity food service.  NYS driver’s license required. 20 hours per week. Monday -Friday 9am-1pm $15.06 per hour.  Eligible benefits include Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, Paid time off, Holidays, and Retirement after one year of employment. The application review process will be ongoing until the position has been filled. Sign on bonus of $250.00 after a month of employment.

Child and Family Development Assistant

Looking for a professional, organized, self-starter to assist the Child and Family Development programming at Delaware Opportunities. Potential candidate to provide administrative support to Developmental Disabilities Services as well as other programs serving our community. Experience with the developmentally disabled population. Proficient computer and writing skills. Valid NYS license. Background in OPWDD services preferred. Proficient computer, writing and multitasking skills a must.

Davenport, & Delhi 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 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 , Sidney, & Walton Head Start 6-hour Classroom Aide

To assist morning staff with daily activities. High school diploma or GED required. 35 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. 

deposit Head Start 7-hour Classroom Aide

To assist staff with daily activities and rest time. High school diploma or GED required.  35 hours per week.  $14.40 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, Hamden, NY 13782. 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.