Join the team at the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice today!

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Featured Positions

The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) invites you to look into a career serving youth in innovative and effective programs to aid their growth and development. DJJ offers exciting careers in Law Enforcement, Health Care, Behavioral Health, Food Service, Housekeeping, and Education.

Looking for a job with career advancement, pensions, insurance benefits, and paid holidays and leave? Become a correctional officer at the Department of Juvenile Justice! Now with improved starting salaries. Apply today at

Types of Careers

Law Enforcement / Court Services

P.O.S.T certified officers who supervise youth in facility settings or youth on probation. Come join our team.

Behavioral Health

Behavioral Health professionals who provide services to youth inclusive of: mental health, counseling, sexually harmful behavioral and substance abuse treatment to ensure positive behavioral intervention


Certified teacher who provide instruction to youth within DJJ facilities.

Food Service / Housekeeping / Facility Maintenance

Facility professionals who assist in maintaining and ensuring compliance with food nutrition, cleanliness and overall preservation of DJJ facilities.

Contact HR

Contact the DJJ Talent Acquisition Team at 404-294-3431 for more information on career opportunities.