Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

DSS Intern - Division of Behavioral Health - Training (Summer)

Sioux Falls, SD
 
Session: Summer (May - August)
Position Title: Intern - Training
Supervisor: Beverly Mentzer
Agency: Department of Social Services/Division of Behavioral Health
Location: Sioux Falls

*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.

Position Description:
The Behavioral Health intern will work primarily with the Training team in the coordination of training and related activities of the Division. Duties related to training will include training scheduling and registration, information materials inventory management, and data entry to monitor the effectiveness of trainings delivered. Other duties as assigned.

Interns will gain valuable experience through a deeper understanding of mental health and substance use disorder initiatives and programs implemented in South Dakota's communities as well as a public career perspective.

Qualifications:
Applicant must be a full-time student at a college, university or technical institute at the time they apply. By the start of the internship, the applicant should have at least a sophomore standing or currently be enrolled at a technical institute and have completed one year (nine months).

Preference will be given to applicants with a junior standing, South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota institutions.

Successful candidates should possess strong critical thinking and evaluation skills as well as effective communication abilities. Candidates must have the ability to maintain confidentiality. Preference will be given to candidates with coursework or experience related to macro level behavioral health service delivery, research methods, and/or behavioral health treatment. Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, Outlook and other Microsoft programs is needed.

Minimum Salary: $15.76

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=FLX
South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
Telephone: 605.773.3148
"An Equal Opportunity Employer"
*Positions can be filled prior to the Closing date.*

DSS Intern - Division of Behavioral Health - Training (Summer)