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CURRENT OPENINGS - Direct Support Professional - VOC. CLOSED


POSITION:                             Direct Support Professional – Volunteer Coordinator

PROGRAM AREA:                Employment Specialist

POSITION OPENS:               September 19, 2022


Job duties include:

  • Work closely and cooperatively in a professional manner with co-workers, supervisor and individuals working in the volunteer setting.
  • Assist in the creation and development of volunteer opportunities within Spearfish and surrounding communities. 
  • Explore volunteer opportunities for people that we support in our community and surrounding areas. 
  • Responsible to perform instruction, coaching and evaluation in the volunteer setting
  • Provide instructional programming necessary to help individuals reach their optimum level of development.
  • Teach individuals independence and positive interaction
  • Teach individuals skills and expectations.
  • Maintain clear, adequate, and timely communication with supervisor.
  • Spend time working in volunteer setting with individual we support, except for documentation and meetings.
  • Attend meetings and in-services as needed.
  • Maintain equipment to ensure safety for staff and individuals supported.
  • Assist in using adaptive equipment, as necessary.
  • Completed documentation necessary for ISP’s, incident reports and Positive Behavioral Support Plans.
  • Implementation of Positive Behavioral Support Plans.
  • Educate and expose individuals to volunteer opportunities in the community.

For more information regarding job description please inquire with:

April Galea

Northern Hills Training Center

625 Harvard St. Spearfish, SD 57783

605-642-2785, Ext. 405


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing. Must be well organized and able to work with minimal supervision.

HOURS:         8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

WAGES:         $14.46/hour


Applications can be found at www.nhtc.org or they can be obtained at NHTC Administration Offices at 625 Harvard Street, Spearfish, SD 57783.

Internal candidates apply to April Galea via S-Comm.

CLOSING DATE:      October 3, 2022