Employment Specialist

Posted: 06/12/2022

Vocational rehabilitation program assisting individuals to choose, gain and maintain competitive employment. Individual support may include, but is not limited to, on-and off-site job coaching, job development and other employment training. Job coaching to assist individuals in gaining skills needed to be successful in competitive employment; one on one meetings to develop skills and coping strategies regarding personal, social, or needed skills development affecting employability/employment. Ability to work with individual to develop service plans with measurable goals and objectives based on the individual’s interests, abilities, strengths and needs. Facilitation of groups. BA/BS/AAS; minimally High School diploma or GED and at least 1 year of experience within a human service organization serving persons with a disability. Knowledge of and experience working with individuals with mental health conditions beneficial. FT position with rotating on-call responsibilities and flexible schedule. Clean NYS Driver’s License to drive agency vehicles required. EOE

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • On call

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Experience:

  • vocational rehabilitation: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Preferred)