Job Posting 60347

Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist
March of Dimes Canada
Winnipeg area, Manitoba
closes in 96 days (Sun, 12 Jul)
full time  •  TBD
Location / Lieu: Manitoba  
Position / Poste:  Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist - Manitoba, Canada
Duties / Fonctions:
  • Accept referral and review the client plan/documentation as provided by the referral source
  • Assist individuals with disabilities to identify realistic employment options through initial vocational assessment, vocational testing, assessments and vocational exploration 
  • Conduct transferable skills analysis and labour market research
  • Complete Individual Vocational Return to Work plans based on transferable skills, labour market research and capacity to engage in meaningful work
  • Provide job placement services including job development, coordination of on the job supports, job site analysis and job accommodation
  • Provide employment and motivational counseling
  • Case manage services to ensure timely and cost effective service delivery
  • Complete required service reports
  • Achieve quality service standards for client satisfaction, timely delivery of service and employment outcomes
Qualifications / Compétences requises: 
  • Minimum Bachelors Degree in Psychology or related field.
  • Eligible to receive Registered Rehabilitation Professional (RRP), Canadian Certified Rehabilitation Counsellor (CCRC) or certified Vocational Evaluator (CVE) or Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Professional (CVRP) designation;
  • Minimum of three years’ experience working in Vocational Rehabilitation with people with disabilities
  • Sensitivity to issues/barriers that people with disabilities experience
  • Familiarity with current methods of vocational rehabilitation, career counseling including assessment, service planning, job search skills, job analysis and job placement.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and customer service skills
  • Well-developed time management, organization and teamwork skills
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to document, maintain records and write reports
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Able to travel when required
Applications accepted until / Candidatures acceptées jusqu’au : Ongoing
Send application and resume to / Adressez votre demande d’emploi et curriculum vitae à:
Name: Nikki Reyes
Position: Program Assistant
Address: 202-885 Don Mills rd., North York, ON M3C 1V9 
As part of its commitment to Employment Equity, March of Dimes Canada encourages applications from qualified members of the four designated groups: women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and visible minorities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), March of Dimes Canada will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.

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