SDDC is accepting applicants for the Direct Support Professional position.
This is a full-time position with the Department of Human Services / SD Developmental Center. For more information on the Department of Human Services / SD Developmental Center, please visit http://dhs.sd.gov.
Afternoon and overnight shifts available.
Salary: $16.53 per hour, $1.00 per hour shift differential for the 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. shift, $1.50 per hour shift differential for the 10:30 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. shift, and all weekend shifts receive an extra $1.00 per hour differential.
The State of South Dakota offers employer paid health insurance plus ten paid holidays, generous vacation and sick leave accrual, dental, vision, and other insurance options, and retirement benefits. You can view our benefits information at https://bhr.sd.gov/job-seekers/work-for-state-government/. This position is a member of Class A retirement under SDRS.
This position carries out individual training, behavior management, and therapy programs from a variety of therapeutic disciplines to ensure that each person served at the South Dakota Developmental Center (SDDC) will develop to their fullest potential and maintains a structured and healthy environment designed to enhance the well being of persons served while providing continual guidance regarding life skills, academic skills, and work skills to ensure appropriate social interaction.