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3 days ago

RESIDENTIAL CARE SHIFT SUPERVISOR – new

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Supervises as small to medium staff by establishing work schedules, assigning specific duties, providing clear, explicit, and detailed instructions… Glassdoor


3 days ago

ATTORNEY – new

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Reviews and analyzes data and documentation related to agency's legal matters to determine the agency's position on the issue. Researches case law… Glassdoor


5 days ago

AGENCY CONTROLLER II

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK +2 locations

Directs the activities of a medium to large sized professional and administrative support staff that establishes agency accounting policy… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

COOK

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Gathers, weighs, measures, and mixes ingredients according to recipe directions. Prepares special/modified diet meals, as prescribed by physician… Glassdoor


26 days ago

RESIDENTIAL CARE SHIFT COORDINATOR

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Provides supervisory guidance to employees by establishing work plans, timeframes and/or deadlines, staff assignments, and resolving difficult or… Glassdoor


3 days ago

ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST III – new

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Researches and analyzes data pertinent to work programs and/or agency/institution goals and objectives and prepares reports explaining findings and… Glassdoor


3 days ago

DHS CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER – new

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Performs ongoing review of program status; identifies risks. Documents program progress including implementation, timelines, issues, risks, and… Glassdoor


3 days ago

DHS PROGRAM SPECIALIST – new

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Researches, analyzes, and interprets existing and proposed state and federal laws related to specific Department of Human Services program areas, and… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE SUPERVISOR

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Supervises a small to medium-sized nursing staff by interviewing and recommending for hire, assigning and reviewing work, training employees… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

FISCAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Arkansas DHS Little Rock, AK

Receives, reviews, and audits documents to ensure completion; verifies codes, calculations, authorizations and additional required information… Glassdoor


Arkansas DHS Reviews

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Jerry Berry
5 Ratings
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    Never a dull moment!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - DHS Program Assistant in Hot Springs, AR
    Current Employee - DHS Program Assistant in Hot Springs, AR

    I have been working at Arkansas DHS full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Enabling families to break the cycle of abuse/neglect over generational spans by assisting them with the skills and knowledge needed to be a successful and stable unit.
    Continuous on the job training
    Flexible hours
    Annual and sick leave start accumulating from day 1 on the job (and during training)
    Educational grants
    Being able to network within your community and across the state with other workers
    Health benefits and retirement

    Cons

    Long hours
    No over-time pay (It is banked as part of your leave time)
    On-call (depending on your position)
    Chaotic environment (at times)
    Traumatic situations for all parties involved (removal of children)
    Being paid less than the federal amount for mileage traveled (42 cents per mile vs. 55 cents per mile)
    Not every county has a "state vehicle" to use so employees are forced to use their personal vehicles

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    To executive staff:
    Listen to your field staff! Those of us in the field have a better understanding of the needs of our clients.
    There is a lack of accountability within some unit supervisors. We do as we are advised by our supervisors.
    Netbooks/laptops with CHRIS access would be helpful to PA's. This would enable us to key in contacts we have with our clients when we are transporting them away from our home county offices.

    FYI: JERRY BERRY is no longer with the division. Cecile Blucker is the Director of DCFS.

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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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