Direct Support Staff, New Alternatives
Independent Living Services, Rapid City
Part-time, 20+ hours a week. Work shifts from 10pm to 8am, Friday and Saturday.
Successful candidate will provide exceptional support to young adults with serious mental health needs. Candidate will teach clients (ages 18-21) life skills that will help them live in the community. Candidate will assist clients with moving in and out of apartments, teach clients how to cook, clean and shop. Candidate will teach clients daily living skills and transport clients to work or appointments in the community as needed. Candidate will be trained as certified medication aides and will be responsible for clients’ daily medication administration.
Some college credits in the social science or human services field and/or experience working in the human services field. Must successfully complete all agency background checks and be able to meet qualifications as an approved driver.
Salary: Dependent on experience
Respond by: open until filled
To apply, send application (found on previous page), cover letter and resume to:
Sheila Johnson, Director
LSS Independent Living Services
120 Philadelphia Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
Email (preferred): Sheila.Johnson@LssSD.org
An equal opportunity employer.