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secretary - pierre, s.d.

The Secretary for the Pierre office is a key position in the operations of the vocational rehabilitation(VR) office. Vocational rehabilitation is a successful state and federal funded program that has demonstrated success in assisting individuals with disabilities to obtain employment. The Secretary is the first person many of the applicants/clients will meet. Good customer service is a critical component for this position. The position will provide receptionist services, scheduling of appointments, maintain files, maintain financial records to support office operations, process bills, and perform other general secretary duties. This position is an office position typically eight hours a day, Monday through Friday.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Local Office. A certificate is not necessary to be considered.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

The ideal candidate will have a great customer service skills, ability to multitask, and work with a variety of people.

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vocational rehabilitation counselor - rapid city, s.d.

The Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor is a key position in the operations of the Rapid City vocational rehabilitation office. This position works with individuals with disabilities who require vocational rehabilitation services to obtain or maintain employment. Vocational rehabilitation is a successful state and federal funded program that has demonstrated success in assisting individuals with disabilities to obtain employment. The Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor will manage a caseload of approximately 70 individuals and will determine eligibilities, develop plans, approve services and provide vocational rehabilitation counseling. Travel will be required to deliver services in the assigned territory. This position is typically eight hours a day, Monday through Friday.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

A bachelor's degree in vocational rehabilitation counseling, social work, psychology, disability studies, business administration, human resources, special education, supported employment, customized employment, economics, or another field that reasonably prepares individuals to work with consumers and employers; and a minimum of a year's experience in providing services to individuals with disabilities is preferred. 

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Accounting/auditor i - pierre, s.d.

The Department of Human Services, Office of Budget and Finance, is looking for a motivated and detailed oriented individual to fulfill the duties of the Accountant/Auditor I position. The Accountant/Auditor I is responsible for maintaining and developing contracts and contract amendments each fiscal year to ensure compliance. In addition, this position is responsible for initiating and completing audits of providers' Medicaid cost reports and developing specific solutions or recommendations to ensure compliance.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

Other responsibilities include analyzing provider Medicaid cost reports, creating and reviewing financial reports, providing technical guidance, providing accurate calculation of rates for providers receiving federal and state funded monies, completing federal reports, monitoring spending, and maintaining grant compliance.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

A bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, economics or business administration. 

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behavior therapist - redfield, s.d.

The Behavior Therapist provides individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, behavior management, functional behavioral analysis, psychological testing reports, annual psychology reviews, and other psychological services to people supported, ages ranging from young adults to older adults with developmental disabilities. The Behavior Therapist provides professional services to ensure that development, direction, revision, and approval of behavioral programs are taking place in the best interest of the person being served. Behavior Therapists also work with an interdisciplinary treatment team to monitor programs and services offered to their caseload by keeping close contact with people supported and staff, providing feedback to staff, and attending any professional consultations and special team meetings.

This position is exempt from the Civil Service Act.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have: 

A master's degree and background in psychology, sociology, counseling,  proven history of supervision/leadership, and certified as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) preferred.  Experience in providing sex offender treatment helpful.

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Qualified Developmental Disability Professional (Case manager) - redfield, s.d.

Oversees services to people with developmental and intellectual disabilities by directing the interdisciplinary team (IDT), integrating multidisciplinary services, and monitoring services and documentation to ensure active treatment is provided to people supported in compliance with state and federal regulations.

Licenses and Certifications: 
Bachelor's degree in a behavioral science, social science, education, or a related human services field and one year of direct experience in a setting that supports persons with developmental disabilities.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening. Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of a drug screening.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

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Direct support professional - redfield, s.d.

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.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Local Office. A certificate is not necessary to be considered.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening. Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of a drug screening.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:     

Knowledge of:

Ability to:

For more information or to apply, please click here.