The Salvation Army

Residential Direct Support Professional – Seaford, Delaware

Job Locations US-DE-Millsboro
Job ID
Developmental Disabilities
Compensation Min
USD $18.00/Hr.
Compensation Max
USD $18.00/Hr.
Regular Full-Time


Position:   Residential Direct Support Professional – Seaford, Delaware

Availability of Position:  Immediately available in Seaford, Delaware

Schedule:  Full Time – Evenings (1p-9p) and every other weekend

Salary and Grade:  $18.00 per hour;72 Non-Exempt  


The Salvation Army is hiring and offers truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:

  • Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, up to 3 personal days, vacation time and sick time.
  • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
  • Comprehensive health care coverage with low cost employee premiums, co-pays and deductibles
  • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Remitted Tuition Program
  • Eligibility for the Federal Government’s Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Most importantly – a job with a purpose; make a difference!

 Position Overview:  This position is a non-exempt position with the responsibility for support to persons with developmental disabilities residing in residential program in Seaford, DE.


Description of Position:   Assists individuals with developmental disabilities in becoming more independent and engaged in activities in the local community. 



  • Minimum requirement of a High School Diploma/GED.
  • A valid driver's license and good driving record.
  • Basic computer skills required.
  • Experience should include supports to people with a range of Developmental Disabilities, including individuals with dual
  • Position requires a positive attitude toward the abilities of individuals with disabilities.
  • Good communication skills and the desire to engage people in activities that meet their interests and broaden their horizons.
  • You must be able to successfully complete clearance required by the Joseph R. Biden II and the Child Protection Act.
  • Child Protection Clearances PA Act 153 requires that all prospective employees complete the following clearance and background checks: DE Child Abuse History Clearance, DE State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record/Fingerprint Check, Drug Testing and TB Screenings.
  • Must have an understanding of and appreciation for the Mission of The Salvation Army.

Mary Lou Meredith

The Salvation Army - DDP

Fax: 302-934-3737


External candidates interested in this position please apply online at 

Internal candidates interested in applying for this position please apply at


Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on 11/15/22. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ

and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


Requisition No. 1866


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