BHSSC Current Job Openings

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Member District Job Openings

Title Contact Location Closing Date
Adult Education Teacher - Part Time Evenings Apply online Rapid City Open until filled
Bus Criver Apply online Sturgis Open until filled
Direct Support Professional Apply online
Or Mail application to:
BHSSC,
PO Box 218
Sturgis SD 57785
Sturgis, Lead and Whitewood Open until filled
Direct Support Professional Apply online
Or Mail application to:
BHSSC,
737 University Ave
Hot Springs 57747
Hot Springs Open until filled
Direct Support Professional Substitute Apply online
Or Mail application to:
BHSSC,
PO Box 218
Sturgis SD 57785
Sturgis, Lead and Whitewood Always taking Applications
Educational Support Personnel (Teacher Aide) Apply online Spearfish Open until filled
Health Instructor Mail resume to:
STAR Academy
Attn Bruce McCoy
12279 Brady Drive
Custer SD 57730
Custer Open until filled
Job Coach Apply online Sturgis Open until filled
Paraprofessional Send resume and application to:
Jeff Laughlin
Black Hills Academy
2519 Windmill Drive
Spearfish, SD 57783
Spearfish Open until filled
Special Education Coordinator/Teacher Apply online Custer Open until filled
Special Education Para-Professional (East[Girls] Campus) Send resume to :
Bruce D. McCoy
STAR Academy
12279 Brady Drive
Custer, SD 57730
East Campus Open until filled
Title I Para-Professional (West[Boy] Campus) Send resume to :
Bruce D. McCoy
STAR Academy
12279 Brady Drive
Custer, SD 57730
West Campus Open until filled
Tobacco Prevention Coordinator Mail or email resume to:
Brooke Lusk
221 S. Central Ave, Suite 33
Pierre, SD  57501
blusk@tie.net
Pierre Open until filled

Black Hills Special Services Cooperative is a National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC) Preferred Employer. For more information on obtaining the NCRC, contact your local South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation office.


Health Instructor
This teaching requires the successful applicant to be a certified teacher, however we would consider someone with a four year degree willing to take the required Praxis tests. This is a full time position with duty hours 7:30 - 3:30 Monday thru Friday. The position is working with adolescent females.


Paraprofessional
Paraprofessional wanted to work with alternative school students. Must be able to adapt to varying educational and emotional needs of students, ages 10 to 17. Prior experience with youth preferred. Hours of employment 7:30 am -2:30 pm M-F. Resume and application required. Open until filled.

Send to: Jeff Laughlin Black Hills Academy 2519 Windmill Drive Spearfish, SD 57783


Special Education Para-Professional (East[Girls] Campus)
This individual will work closely with the SPED teacher and the core subject teachers in the implementation of specific guidelines established in Individualized Education Plans. This individual should be knowledgeable in the areas of mathematics and simple algebra and lower level  reading.

Title I Para-Professional (West[Boy] Campus)
This individual will work with students that are two or more grade level below their grade level in reading, math, or both. This individual will work in a learning center with 1 – 4 students providing direct instruction. This individual will also be responsible testing all incoming and exiting students in Reading and Math, posting the results of the testing on an Excel spreadsheet, and monthly providing the Education Director with a monthly report.


Tobacco Prevention Coordinator
Black Hills Special Services Cooperative is seeking applicants for a full time Tobacco Prevention Coordinator.  The position will cover the central region of the state.  Responsibilities include providing tobacco control services to coalitions and other community organizations to prevent the initiation of tobacco use among youth and young adults, promote quitting, eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke, and eliminate tobacco-related disparities among population groups. 

Qualifications for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree in the health or human services field.  Experience with programs emphasizing prevention or health services preferred.  Strong oral & written communication skills required.  Proficiency with computers and internet required. Competency with Excel preferred.  Applicant must be willing to travel on a regular and frequent basis.  Salary $34,000 DOE.   Health, Life and Dental insurance, retirement, vacation and sick leave. 

Send resume by 2/11/15 to:
Black Hills Special Services
Brooke Lusk
221 S. Central Ave, Suite 33
Pierre, SD  57501


Black Hills Special Services Cooperative is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  Discrimination because of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or veteran’s status is prohibited.  The Cooperative recruits, hires, trains, and promotes the most qualified persons into all levels without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, gender or disability (except where disability and gender are bonafide occupational qualifications).  Likewise, Black Hills Special Services Cooperative does not discriminate in its educational programs on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, or disability. Inquiries concerning the application of Title VI, Title IX, or Section 504 may be referred to Gloria Pluimer, EEO Officer for Black Hills Special Services Cooperative, at PO Box 218, Sturgis, SD 57785-0218 or to the Regional Director, Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, 10220 North Executive Hills Blvd., 8th floor, Kansas City, MO 54153-1367.

2885 Dickson Dr    |    PO Box 218, Sturgis SD, 57785    |    Phone: (605) 347-4467    |    Fax: (605) 347-5223