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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Driver

High school diploma or GED and valid NYS driver’s license with no moving violations within last three years. To transport clients to appointments throughout Delaware County and surrounding areas. Must have flexible schedule; willingness to work evenings and weekends, if needed. $14.40 per hour. The application review process will be ongoing until the position has been filled. Sign on bonus of $250.00 after a month of employment. Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782. Equal Employment Opportunity MF/ F/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Status

Family Residence Prevention Service Coordinator

Seeking energetic, caring, compassionate individual to provide a nurturing, supportive, safe home for children in foster care. Live in position with housing and all related expenses provided to suitable candidate and immediate family members. Candidate to provide parenting and oversight to youth in foster care in Delaware County. Bachelor's degree and/or four years' experience working with children and adolescents. Couples encouraged to apply. This position requires experience working with children and adolescents. Salary range $52,510-$62,620 annually.

Family Residence Support Worker

This rewarding job includes fun job duties such as recreation, transportation and other related activities to assist children placed in foster care in Delaware County. Flexible hours, Part time full time positions open. Bachelor's degree in psychology, sociology, education, or related field and/or four years' experience working with children or adolescents. Salary range $20.38-24.32 per hour. Sign on bonus of $250.00 after successful completion of probationary period. The application review process will be ongoing until the position has been filled.

Healthy Families Family Support Specialist

High school diploma or GED and/or one year experience working with children and families. Candidate to work with eligible families in Delaware County. Must have knowledge of infant and child development, community resources, and strong communication skills. 35 hours per week. Salary range $16.32-$19.91 per hour. Sign on bonus of $250.00 after a month of employment.  The application will be accepted until the position has been filled. Applications accepted Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13782.

Home Care Services Specialist

Seeking energetic, caring, compassionate individual to assist elderly and disabled individuals with basic care needs to remain safely in their homes.  Goal planning and direct service provision expected.  Candidate to assist with light housekeeping, shopping, meal preparation, errands and more to assist elderly and/or disabled individuals in Delaware County.  High school diploma or GED; CNA training a plus.  NYS driver’s license required. Flexible hours, 35 hours per week; some evenings and weekend work may be required.   Salary range $20.38-24.32 per hour.

Margaretville 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 Margaretville at the Senior Dining Center.

Weatherization Specialist

High school diploma or GED and/or 1year’s experience in residential construction with knowledge of terms and materials. Knowledge of weatherization techniques preferred. NYS driver’s license required.  Monday through Thursday, 40 hours per week; fringe benefits. Salary range $18.53 - $22.11 per hour. Applications accepted until position filled at Delaware Opportunities Inc., 35430 State Highway 10 Hamden NY 13782. Equal Employment Opportunity MF/ F/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Status