Non-Government Employer in Rapid City1
Voted Best of the Black Hills in 2020 & 2021
Employees that work at Black Hills Works
Employees that provide direct care
Housing units that the people we serve call home
Direct Support Professional A Job With Purpose
Direct support professionals (DSP) are at the heart of what we do at Black Hills Works. As a DSP you will help adults with disabilities live, work, and play.
Direct Support Professionals A Day in the Life
A Job With Benefits
Our commitment to serving adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities starts with our commitment to support and invest in you.
We offer competitive wages and other tools to help you strengthen and grow your financial security.
- Competitive compensation
- 401k retirement savings with employer match
- Pay on demand services
Strong personal relationships, comradery, and support are at the core of our team-based work environment.
- Generous time off
- Flexible schedules
- Casual dress code
- Employee Assistance Program
- State-of-the-art fitness center
- Team-oriented social events
- Cell phone discounts with Verizon and AT&T
Affordable health benefits and planning tools for life's unexpected challenges are available.
- Health Coverage
- Dental Benefits
- Vision Benefits
- Life Insurance
- Disability Insurance
- Mental Health Counseling through TAVA
- Black Hills Works Health Insurance Plans
We provide the opportunity to invest in yourself to enhance your skills as an employee so you can grow in your career.
- On-the-job training
- Leadership development
- Nationally recognized certification and credentialing programs
- Established career paths
- Tuition reimbursement
- Public Service Loan Forgiveness - PSLF
Behavioral Health Technician - “A person supported in the Behavioral Health program was just so happy…so smiley and excited! It was the best feeling and I knew this is where I need to be. You know you are making a difference! The training you receive and the team you’ll be working with are phenomenal!"
Direct Support Professional (Day Services) - "The best part of being a Direct Support Professional is the relationships that I get to build with the people supported. I have the privilege to advocate for two amazing individuals, getting to spend time with them and support them to achieve their goals is my favorite part of my job/career."
Internal Support Coordinator - "The people that we support at Black Hills Works are AWESOME! They are the reason we come to work every day. The emotions, memories and moments that you create, you can’t get anywhere else. You make a difference every day. There’s no place like it in the world, give it a chance…you won’t regret it!”
Direct Support Professional (Day Services) - "I value the relationships I have made with the people and staff that I have worked with. I also like the variety...no day is ever the same. For me, the best part is having the ability to support people in the community, and seing them build connections and friendships while volunteering, experiencing and exploring the world around them."