Employment Opportunities

We are accepting applications and resumes for the following positions:

FT Program Director II

One (1) exempt full-time position for our two (2) Residential Alternative to Detention (RAD) facilities in Milford and Townsend.  Position requires hours beyond the standard work day, including weekends.  Applicant must be 21 years of age, have a satisfactory driving record and criminal background.  Must possess a Bachelor's Degree and four years post bachelors human services experience.  Experience working with youth  and/or in a trauma setting is preferred.  Responsibilities included:  supervision and positive interactions with full-time and part-time staff in both homes; and providing support and guidance to ensure program standards.  Basic human resources functions, including interviewing, hiring, and scheduling.  Positively interacting with residents, males and females ages 8 to 19 with criminal charges in a structured, safety-based residential program.  Ability to positively and professionally communicate on behalf of People's Place to State staff and officials, court staff, client families, and the community.

posted Tue, May 17, 2016


FT Case Manager for Abriendo Puertas

Full-time position for the Abriendo Puertas program in Sussex County, providing case management to victims of domestic violence living in shelter and /or in the community.  Develop case plans and establish goals based on their individual needs.  Associates degree in Human Services/related field or equivalent experience/training required in the field of domestic violence.  Must be fluent in Spanish, able to work independently, and make appropriate referrals to local resources.  Must pass all required background checks and have good driving record.

posted Fri, Apr 8, 2016


FT Case Manager for Girls Group Home

Full-time position for Girls Group Home to work closely with 13-18 year old females residing in the home. Duties will include completing a variety of reports and developing plans, maintaining extensive contact with familes, DFS, CASA's, GAL's, therapists, schools and other community partners.  Additional duties will include facilitating and participating in consultations and court hearings.  The case manager will follow-up on the needs of the youth including medical and mental health treatment (appointments) and other related tasks to aid in growth and development of the youth.  A Bachelor's Degree in Human Services (Counseling/Social Work or related field) is required, in addition to 2 years of related work experience.  The incumbent must be detail oriented, able to work well independently and in a team setting.  Work hours will include some evening  and weekend hours.

posted Tue, Feb 23, 2016

Continuous Opening


PT Direct Care Staff for RAD (Milford & Townsend)

Must be available for days, evenings, overnights, weekend, and holiday shifts.  Must be 21 years of age, pass all required checks, and have a good driving record. High school diploma/GED is required.  Experience working with youth and/or in a trauma setting is helpful.  Responsibilities include positively interacting with males and females ages 8 to 19 with criminal charges in a structured residential setting; providing support and guidance to clients while teaching life skills, including social responsibility and personal growth and change. Position may require activity planning and implementation.

posted Tue, Feb 23, 2016

Continuous Opening


PT Domestic Violence Support Staff for Abriendo Puertas Program in Sussex County

Part-time shifts available: overnights and some weekdays, evenings, weekends, & holidays. Responsibilities include working in a trauma-informed shelter facility, answering 24-hour domestic violence hotline, ensuring there is a safe and non-violent environment, providing support services. Must be bilingual (Spanish).

posted Tue, Dec 1, 2015

Continuous Opening


PT Direct Care Staff for Girl’s Group Home

Part-time position available for day, evening and overnight shifts. Responsibilities include working with traumatized adolescent girls in foster care, ages 13 - 18 yrs., teaching life skills, providing a safe & non-violent environment and providing support and guidance to youth in the home. Experience working with youth and/or in a trauma setting is helpful. Must be at least 21 yrs old, pass all required checks and have a good driving record. High School Diploma/GED required.

posted Tue, Dec 1, 2015

Continuous Opening


Part-time Family Visitation Worker

PT FAMILY VISITATION WORKER needed for Visitation Center program.  Travel is to our locations in Georgetown, Milford and Dover and requires working weekends. Responsibilities include assisting with the day-to-day operations of the Family Visitation Center by ensuring a safe, healthy environment for supervised visits and monitored exchanges between non-custodial parents/relatives and children.  Education: Associates of Arts (A.A.) degree in Social Work, Child Development or Human Services preferred. High School/G.E.D. diploma required. Spanish a plus. 

posted Tue, Dec 1, 2015

Continuous Opening


Part-Time Direct Care Staff for Whatcoat Shelter

Part-time position working with families and individuals who are homeless.  Must be able to work days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.  Must be at least 21 years old and pass all required background checks. 

posted Tue, Dec 1, 2015

Continuous Opening


To apply for any position, complete the application below and submit it to the HR Coordinator in person or by mail, e-mail, or fax:
1129 Airport Rd
Milford, DE 19963
Fax: (302) 422-8050

Applicants offered employment will undergo a Criminal History Report, reference and previous employment checks and pre-employment testing (driving record, drug screen and/or physical examination). 

People’s Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from minority group members and women.

Related Documents

Employment Application

Girls Group Home & Residential Alternative to Detention Additional Questionnaire for Employment

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