Vocational Evaluator

Providence, RI | Part-time

Job ID: 8397 Department: Providence

Work Opportunities Unlimited is Hiring!

Vocational Evaluator (Providence, RI) 

Part-time 20-25 hrs 8-1 or 9-2 availability *Position can grow to FT by growing the caseload*

WHO WE ARE

We are a community-based Human Services organization working with individuals that experience barriers to employment. We work with adults and youth focusing on vocational based activities such as: resume and application writing, interview skills training, job readiness, business development and job coaching. The company has grown from one person to a workforce of hundreds that serves thousands of adults and students annually. We believe all people can work and create new opportunities for success in the workplace, every single day.

HOW WE WORK

Our Career Resource Specialists (CRS) are the face of the organization; acting as a career consultant to the individuals that we serve and the business community. There are a couple different components to the CRS role:

  • Business Developer – Contacting employers in the community to identify job leads, and assist individuals with disabilities, at risk youth, and students in securing employment.
  • Direct Support – Providing direct support to individuals with disabilities to develop career goals, prepare for their job search, secure their job, coach the individuals as they learn the tasks and responsibilities of their positions, and facilitate communication between the individual and his/her employer.
  • School/Youth Services – Working with students, often with disabilities, in local school districts to provide career exploration, job coaching and direct support.

PERKS & BENEFITS

When you join the Work Opportunities team, you are joining a company whose mission is as strong as its people. You will get the chance to invest your ideas and passion into something that truly matters; all while growing personally and professionally. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package to full-time staff members including health and dental coverage, 401k plans, PTO, holiday pay and educational assistance. Other perks include bonuses for placing clients into jobs, a varied scheduling outside of the office and in-depth training opportunities.

JOIN US

If you are enthusiastic, creative, organized, and enjoy a job with both challenges and rewards, please email your resume to the HR Recruitment Team at:  careers@workopportunities.net or call 866-761-1347.

Upon offer, the chosen candidate will also be required to submit to criminal background and motor vehicle record checks that must meet company standards.

Visit our website at: www.workopportunities.net

Key Words, Employment Specialist, Job Coach, Human Services, Business Development, Job Development, Special Education, Social Services, Career Services, Customer Service, Mental Health, Direct Support, Job Placement

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