We offer roles throughout metropolitan and regional South Australia.

Whether you chose a frontline or corporate position, we all play a key role in the protection and support of children, young people and their families.

We are committed to reconciliation and providing culturally appropriate services. We encourage people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to apply.


Our service delivery staff work out of local offices across South Australia.

See our full list of metro and regional locations on our office locations page.

Learn about the benefits of working with us in regional South Australia.

How to apply

All of our current vacancies are listed on our Careers Portal alongside specific details for each role including:

  • job descriptions
  • remuneration
  • accreditation and qualifications
  • special requirements.

Applications are submitted online through the job listing. People of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged to apply.

If you are currently on a student or temporary Australian working visa, please read our Visa Requirements Factsheet (PDF  249KB) before applying.

We also invite you to follow our Careers in DCP Facebook page for application tips, career spotlights, and selected vacancy listings.


If you have any questions, please contact us at DCPRecruitment@sa.gov.au.