Person-centered thinking is a philosophy behind service provision that supports positive control and self-direction of people’s own lives. DDS is working to implement this through training sessions and other agency wide initiatives.
Current Employment Opportunities
DDS has employment opportunities for individuals who have a passion for serving individuals with disabilities. We are seeking highly motivated workers who poses person-centered thinking values, skills and tools.
How to apply
Apply online or submit employment applications and resumes with salary history to the following address:
Department on Disability Services
Office of Human Resources
1125 15th Street, NW, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Melonie.firstname.lastname@example.org - Human Resources Specialist
Mihai.Petcu@dc.gov - Human Resources Assistant
• DC 2000 Application
• DCHR or post DDS Vacancy Announcements
When applying for positions at the Department on Disability Services (DDS), it is imperative that all information on your application be both accurate and truthful. All information submitted is subject to verification. Misrepresentations of any kind may be grounds for disqualification for a position or termination once employed.
Applicants who meet the eligibility requirements and the basic minimum requirements established for the position may be referred to the selecting official for consideration. If further evaluation or interviews are required, you will be contacted by the selecting official. Normally, all applicants are notified and a final job offer to the selected candidate is made within 30-60 days after the issuance of the certificate.
No offer is final until a formal offer is received and a successful background check is completed (background checks are required for certain positions as specified on the offer letter).
If you have questions or need additional information, please call (202) 730-1712 or (202) 730-1577.