CURRENT JOB POSTINGS

VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION COUNSELOR

The Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) at the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitation Services (DARS) is currently seeking an individual to serve as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor in our Roanoke DRS office.

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Job Location: Roanoke, VA
Application Deadline: August 8, 2021

VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION COUNSELOR – ADVANCED

Providing vocational rehabilitation counseling to individuals with disabilities and their families; assist in removing barriers to employment due to personal, vocational, social, psychological, financial, and educational concerns and issues; counsel participants on effective action to eliminate or reduce impediments to employment, achieve independent living and vocational goals. Assist eligible participants to include students, youth, and adults with disabilities, in exploration and choice of appropriate vocational goals; provide vocational information about career paths, job trends, and salaries. Jointly develop an Individualized Plan for Employment (IPE) with the participant; identify specific objectives to achieve vocational goals; assist participants to develop strategies to overcome and resolve barriers that may arise during the rehabilitation process; identify services needed to achieve objectives; negotiate terms of the IPE with other professionals as needed.

Job Location: Several Locations available in New Mexico: Rio Rancho, New Mexico; Las Cruces, New Mexico; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Carlsbad, New Mexico; Gallup, New Mexico; Silver City, New Mexico; Santa Fe, New Mexico
Application Deadline: August 10, 2021

VOCATIONAL EXPERT

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Interview, evaluate and assess an individual’s employability in the workforce. This includes administering tests such as aptitude, interest and achievement, and completing a transferable skills analysis. Gather vocational and labor market research. Write a comprehensive report summarizing your results. Provide testimony at court hearings as required. Manage your own calendar and schedule appointments with individuals and translators as needed.

EDUCATION
MA or MS in Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling, Counseling Psychology or related Masters level field. CRC required. Additional Certifications/licenses are a plus.

EXPERIENCE
Strong communication and report writing skills a must.

Job Location: Fairfield, NJ
Application Deadline: August 24, 2021

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PROGRAM SPECIALIST – REHABILITATION

Job Summary
Responsible for conducting outreach and recruitment for Service Source’s direct labor positions, focusing on building relationships with funding sources, community agencies, schools, state agencies, families, and disability-related organizations. Work with applicants to find strong job matches for any Service Source job.

Primary Duties

  • Provide outreach services to community agencies, schools, state agencies, and disability-related organizations by telephone, in person meetings, presentations, and job fairs to develop a working relationship with the purpose of becoming a resource for employment for people with disabilities.
  • Work with individuals with disabilities, funding sources, and referral agencies, to ensure all necessary information, including documentation of disability as required by the AbilityOne Program, is obtained for potential program admissions.
  • In coordination with operations and human resources, assist with maintaining a ratio of at least 75% at Service Source sites.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Location: St, Louis, MO
Application Deadline: September 1, 2021

SENIOR VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION CONSULTANT

You will evaluate and determine appropriate return to work and vocational rehab services to be offered to claimants receiving Long Term Disability benefits.  Knowledge of LTD contracts, forensic report writing, and return to work/job placement services are required.  You will work with claims teams across the organization to provide vocational assessments and recommendations.

Job Location: Remote
Application Deadline: September 30, 2021

VOCATIONAL CASE MANAGER

Currently seeking a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor in Vermont. This is a remote position with regular local travel (about 60%).

Coordinates and implements the vocational training or retraining necessary to return the claimant to the workplace. Conducts transferable skills analysis, vocational testing/evaluation, job analysis, and job search activities. Coordinates claimant participation in various programs, activities and services designed to prepare them for re-entry to the workforce.

Qualifications
Minimum Education: B.S., B.A., in vocational evaluation, special education, behavioral psychology, or related field required. Masters level and/or advanced study strongly preferred or as required by state law.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: C.R.C. required. Valid driver’s license required.

Required Skills and Experience: Meets all vocational case management eligibility requirements of the state/jurisdiction of hire. Computer literacy required.

Job Location: Burlington, VT
Application Deadline: October 12, 2021

VOCATIONAL CASE MANAGER

Currently seeking a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor in the Richmond, Virginia area.

Coordinates and implements the vocational training or retraining necessary to return the claimant to the workplace. Conducts transferable skills analysis, vocational testing/evaluation, job analysis, and job search activities. Coordinates claimant participation in various programs, activities and services designed to prepare them for re-entry to the workforce.

Qualifications
Minimum Education: B.S., B.A., in vocational evaluation, special education, behavioral psychology, or related field required. Masters level and/or advanced study strongly preferred or as required by state law.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: CRC or CDMS required. Valid driver’s license required.

Required Skills and Experience: Meets all vocational case management eligibility requirements of the state/jurisdiction of hire. Computer literacy required.

Job Location: Richmond, VA
Application Deadline: October 12, 2021