The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) is the state's largest agency with 7,500 employees working in 86 county offices serving more than one million people. Employees work in 11 major divisions and five support offices headquartered in Little Rock to provide services to Arkansans. DHS is seeking to fill the position of Rehabilitation Instructor Supervisor in Jonesboro, AR.
The Rehabilitation Instructor Supervisor is responsible for supervising vocational training programs and activities for handicapped students. This position:
Supervises a large professional and administrative support staff by interviewing and hiring, providing technical guidance, establishing and monitoring work standards, and evaluating the performance of incumbents.
Reviews statistics, placement information, and employment trends, obtains input from community business leaders to evaluate existing programs, and assesses the need for new programs.
Develops training program outlines, objectives, and operating budget and monitors expenditures to ensure they are within budgetary limits.
Maintains contact with other specialists, officials, and disability groups to stay abreast of grant availability and new developments in teaching techniques, equipment, tools, or furniture.
Reviews requests for students' certificates of completion to determine whether they have satisfactorily met training program requirements.
Approves/disapproves equipment, supplies, and student issue requisitions and sets up and maintains inventory records.
Substitutes for absent instructors.
Performs other duties as assigned.
The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in education, special education, psychology, or a related area; plus two years of experience in the area being taught, including one year in a supervisory or leadership capacity.
The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus two years of advanced training in the area being taught and four years of experience in the area being taught, including one year in a supervisory or leadership capacity.
Position number: 22103415
Closing date: February 18, 2018
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