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Build Your Career With Us

To be a great place to work, we need great people to work with us. We are always looking for passionate, dedicated, and motivated people who love what they do. If you fall into that category, go ahead and search for job opportunities with the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, or for a more personable experience, reach out to our Recruitment Team to learn more about the job openings.

Contact Our Recruitment Team
Email our Recruitment Team
Phone: 601-301-8494

Employee Recruitment Videos

Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services offers many great career opportunities, but don’t just take our word for it. Hear what employees at MDCPS have to say about working for the agency.

Mississippi State Personnel Board Instructions

The link below will allow you to search for posted job opportunities on the MS State Personnel Board website and submit applications as well. Once an application is submitted, it will be forwarded to MDCPS, and the applicant will be contacted by HR personnel via email or phone contact to learn the next steps necessary for hire.

State Personnel Board

Job Opportunities

MDCPS offers employment opportunities in the following occupational groups:

  • Social Services
  • Business Operations and Support
  • Communications and Public Relations
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Regulatory and Compliance

Most positions require a Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university in social work, social services, psychology, educational psychology, sociology, nursing, criminal justice, counseling, marriage and family therapy, family studies, or a related field. View the link below to discover a complete list of related degrees for MDCPS employment.

Related Degrees

Mississippi Academic Pathways Scholarship