The Department of Juvenile Justice employs approximately 2,300 classified and temporary
employees in a variety of occupations. DJJ employees provide secure confinement
for juvenile offenders committed by the court, provide community-based probation
and parole services, and work with local community providers to meet the needs of
juvenile offenders, their families, and their communities. The Department also provides
staffing and support services for:
- A Reception and Diagnostic Center
- Five juvenile correctional centers
- 32 court service units
- Two half-way houses
- Central Office
HUMAN RESOURCES MISSION
The mission of Human Resources is to attract, develop, and retain the most highly
proficient workforce that supports the mission, vision, and goals of the Department
of Juvenile Justice.
The Department of Juvenile Justice operates efficiently and effectively due to the
commitment of our employees who are truly the cornerstone of this agency.
You too can make a difference in the lives of our youth, apply today.
If you have questions concerning employment opportunities with DJJ,
please contact a member of our Recruitment and Retention staff at (804)371-0700.