Career Opportunities


All applicants must pass drug screenings, criminal background checks, adult and child maltreatment, and FBI checks per the requirements of BBDCS and our licensing specialists.

Please download or complete the application below. Send your resume to BBDCS HR Dept, PO BOX 980 Lonoke, AR 72186, Fax (501) 676-0697, or email to jrippeto@buildingbridgesar.org.

LPN -  We are looking for that valued team member with character and a caring nature to meet our consumers with a smile and focus on their needs. Qualifications: A current Arkansas Licensed Practical Nursing license.  Preferred experience in working with developmentally disabled children & adults.  Please download or complete the application below.

Part Time Physical Therapist   Qualifications: Holds a Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy, Licensed by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy (holds a valid current license), evaluates consumers by review of files, observaton and evaluation.  Prepare appropriate treatment plan, written evaluation reports, and goals/objectives if indicated by evaluation results, written documentation must be available within BBDCS time frames, responsible for documenting on a daily basis the following: each consumer's units of therapy provided on billing log and time sheet, document time in/out in therapy on classroom daily documentation form and initial, and daily note documenting date, therapeutic activities performed, time in/out for therapy, data on objectives, and therapy signature and credentials.  Supervise treatment of consumers,  re-evaluates consumer's performance at least annually,   Adheres to set standards from DDS, First Connections, Medicaid, and Department of Education, DHS-Daycare Licensure and BBDCS regarding documentation and time frames as it pertains to therapy. Informs, counsels, and consults with consumer's family, Prepares quarterly progress reports within the given time lines, Responsible for individual therapy schedule,  Recommends appropriate adaptive equipment for consumers and assists family in ordering equipment,  promotes community awareness of physical therapy and its role in the center. Please download or complete the application below.

Cabot Food Services Staff

Qualifications: High school degree, GED, or Alternative Compliance, and one year of experience in a realted field.

Responsibilities:  Prepares morning meal, noon meal, and afternoon snack for consumers and noon meals for staff.
Transport, sets up and serves meal at the Cabot Adult Center. Responsible for cleaning -up and returning serving trays and utensils to the PS center for cleans and sanitizing.
Prepare in advance for the next day.  Responsible for keeping kitchen area clean and organized at all times. Reports any malfunction of equipment to the Food Service Coordinator.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Please download or complete the application below.

PRESCHOOL DIRECT SUPPORT- CABOT and LONOKE

Qualifications: High school degree, GED, or Alternative Compliance, and one year of experience in working with developmentally disabled

Responsibilities: Interacts well with consumers, staff, and parent/guardian to promote a positive environment. Assist classroom technicians in working with consumers to achieve progress in the specific goals and objectives set for each individual. Must have a comprehensive knowledge of behavior modification methods, the ability to analyze consumer problems and behaviors, and understanding of operational procedures and the ability to help consumers work through problem-solving. Please download or complete the application below.

PRET TEACHER- PART TIME- CABOT

Qualifications: High school diploma, OR have successfully completed a GED and have a minimum of one year of relevant, supervised work experience with public health, human services or other community service agency, OR have a minimum of two years verifiable experience with individuals with developmental disabilities may be used in lieu of aforementioned qualifications AND/OR have two years of verifiable successful history with individuals with developmental disabilities;

RESPONSIBILITIES: Trains individuals in independent living skills, home management skills, cooking, cleaning, and socialization skills, utilizing behavioral management techniques;
Provides services which have been developed in an individual program plan; assists in the formulation and revision of the training programs; follow prescribed activities and schedule to meet individual objectives; provides accurate daily progress notes with the required information and submits at the end of each PR. Supervises / reminds consumers when it is necessary to take and refill medication; communicates to incoming staff any problems which might cause a continuation of behavior. This communication will be verbal and written to allow for program continuity; initiates learning skills programs, i.e., reading, money management, cooking, grooming, dress, hygiene. Please download or complete the application below.

PHYSICAL THERAPY (Part Time Position)

Qualifications; Holds a Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy, licensed by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy (holds a valid, current license), and eligible for enrollment in the Arkansas Medicaid Provider Program.

Responsibilities: Evaluates consumers by review of files, observation, and evaluation, prepare an appropriate treatment plan, written evaluation reports, and goals/objectives if indicated by evaluation results. Written documentation must be available within BBDCS time frames, so that information may be entered in SEAS.

Attend evaluation conference for each consumer evaluated or contact parent for alternate meeting time if not available at scheduled conference date, responsible for documenting on a daily basis the following: each consumer's units of therapy provided on billing log and timesheet, document time in/out in therapy on classroom daily documentation form and initial, and daily note documenting date, therapeutic activities performed, time in/out for therapy, data on objectives, and therapy signature and credentials.
Supervise the treatment of consumers and re-evaluates consumer's performance at least annually. Please download or complete the application below.

CDL DRIVER WITH CLASS C or NON-CDL VAN DRIVER

Class C-CDL/passenger endorsement for AM/PM routes in the Lonoke/Cabot area for Building Bridges Developmental & Community Services, a day treatment facility for individuals (preschool & adults) with developmental disabilities. Looking for an opportunity to enhance the lives of others? BBDCS offers a good work environment. We are looking for that valued team member with character and caring nature to meet our consumers with a smile and focus on their needs. Diploma/GED required. Please download or complete the application below.

HOME and COMMUNITY WAIVER SERVICES - DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL (DSP)

Building Bridges Developmental & Community Services is searching for caring individuals to work in our Waiver Supportive Living Program. BBDCS is looking to hire an In-Home Direct Support Professional for our Waiver Services Department. Selected applicant must be able to lift and assist with transfers for client care. A background in CNA or other caregiving is preferred. This position works with those who have disabilities in their home, helping them live a more independent life. Please download or complete application below.

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Notice of Nondiscrimination

Building Bridges Developmental and Community Services, Inc., complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other federal equal opportunity laws and therefore does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, national origin, religion, or disability, in admission or access to and treatment in programs and activities, as well as the center's hiring or employment practices. Complaints of alleged discrimination and inquiries regarding the center's nondiscrimination policies may be directed to the Compliance Office, PO Box 980, Lonoke, Arkansas 72086, phone 501-676-2786, or the following email address: jsexton@buildingbridgesar.org.

This notice is available from the ADA/504/Title VI Coordinator in large print, on audiotape, and in Braille.