CDS employs approximately 65 full-time and 50 part-time staff to work in the Interface Youth Shelters, Family Action Counseling, Prevention Services, Independent Living Program, and Administrative Departments.
To reach our Human Resources Department, please call (352) 244-0628 x3812.
There are data systems openings and a counselor position open in Alachua County. Suwannee County also needs a counselor at this time. Registered Nurses are needed at all three Interface Shelters (Gainesville, Palatka, and Lake City). (updated 9/25/15)
Application instructions for each position are included in the job description on the Current Job Openings Listing link above.
Some of the forms to fill out when applying for a position with CDS follow. These are for both paid employment and unpaid volunteer positions.
- CDS Application
- Confidentiality Agreement
- CRIMINAL HISTORY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT AND PRISON RAPE ELIMINATION ACT (PREA) COMPLIANCE FORM (updated form effective January 2014)