Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

DSS Intern - Program Specialist (Spring)

Brookings, SD
 
Session: Spring (December - May)
Position Title: Intern - Program Specialist Supervisor: Ashley Asmus Agency: Department of Social Services Location: Brookings or Pierre
*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.

Position Description: This position's primary purpose is to assist the state Outcomes Management and Family First Prevention Program Specialist with a variety of administrative duties regarding Regional Reviews, Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) and Family First Prevention services. Responsibilities will include preparing files and surveys for Regional Reviews, assistance in development of the CQI training curriculum and assistance with Family First Prevention projects and Title IV-E Prevention Plan Development. The position will also have the opportunity to complete fidelity reviews on various Child Protection Services program areas and will help analysis data associated with fidelity and Regional Reviews. The selected applicant will also be given the opportunity to experience other duties within Child Protection Services.

Coursework in social work, psychology, sociology, child development, or a related field of study is preferred. The applicant must be willing to work as part of a team, have knowledge of Microsoft Office, have strong communication skills and must be willing to travel throughout the state with Division staff. Normal work schedule is Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., but there may be times when additional hours are necessary.

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 South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota institutions.

Minimum Salary: $17.19

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=EX3
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 - Program Specialist (Spring)