top of page

Join Our Team!


  • Temporary Care Services providing a short term break or intervention, separating the child/youth from caregivers for a few hours, or other relatively short period of time in order to assist family members with the practicalities of living and their attending to the needs of all family members. This service is provided in the home of the parent or caretaker.

  • Support Staff is a service designed to address the individualized needs of a child or youth in the community who may be exhibiting mild to moderately challenging behaviors in the home, in school or in the community. This service provides a range of life supports focused on making positive decisions and behavioral choices; assisting with attaining social and emotional gains; connecting with positive peer and other community supports and reinforcing success in school.

  • Therapeutic Support Services is a service designed to address the individualized needs of a child or youth with complex behavioral health needs. These children or youth have a current diagnosable behavioral health condition that results in moderate to acute functional impairment which substantially interferes with, or limits the child’s or youth’s role or functioning in family, school, or community activities. This service is intended for children or youth whose level of functioning puts them at risk of entering a residential level of care, disrupting from their home or foster placement, or for children or youth who are being discharged from residential treatment or a more acute level of care.

All positions require:

  • Current Resume
  • High School diploma and 2 years work experience in a related field; OR Associate's degree with 2 years work experience in a related field. 
  • Must have current valid driver’s license.
  • Current Motor Vehicle Certificate of Insurance with a state minimum of 50,000/$100,000 coverage.
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certificate issued by a nationally recognized accredited organization.

    Mandated Reporter Training Certificate

    Copies of Background Checks which cannot be dated longer than 6 months prior to application: ____CPS ____Dept. of Public Safety

    Employment applications can be printed and mailed to:

    Developing the Future, Inc. 

    P.O. Box 1141

    Hartford, CT 06143

    Questions regarding positions or qualifications can be emailed to

    Employment Forms

    Employment Application
    DCF Background Check
    DPS Background Check
    Statement of Experience

    Application Instructions

    DCF Mandated Reporter Training

    bottom of page