Perspectives Corporation | North Kingstown, RI
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- Vocational Specialist: Perspectives Corporation has a full time position available in our Adult Services Program. The Vocational Specialist assists participants with choosing, preparing for, obtaining and maintaining employment. More specifically, the Vocational Specialist works directly with participants to discuss options and goals, develop and maintain relationships with the Office of Rehabilitation Services, employers and other community members, locate barriers to employment and work with participants to develop strategies for overcoming these barriers, hold meetings and workshops to develop work skills, facilitate assessments and evaluations, role model for direct support professionals, and maintain close contact with participants during job training and placement. Must have a HS Degree or equivalent and two years of demonstrating excellence in providing supported employment; strong verbal, written and face-to-face communication skills; must have strong documentation skills, both written and in computer database. Desired Qualifications to include: Post high school education and Certification in ACRE approved training, CESP or present proof of enrollment in an employment specialist program. Excellent salary and fringe benefits package to include health & dental plan, growth opportunities, 401K Retirement Plan and much more. Please submit cover letter & resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 401.294.9879.