Job Posting 61160

Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist - Assessment & Planning
March of Dimes Canada
Vancouver Island & Coastal areas, 4475 Viewmont Ave, Victoria, BC V8Z 6L8
closes in 16 days (Thu, 5 Mar)
full time  •  51,369 annually

Location / Lieu: Victoria, BC

 

Position / Poste:  Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist - Assessment & Planning
 
Duties / Fonctions:
  • Accept referral and review the client plan/documentation as provided by the referral source
  • Provide services to adults who have disabilities and are challenged by employment barriers. 
  • Assist individuals with disabilities to identify realistic employment options through vocational testing, assessment and exploration
  • Conduct transferable skills analysis and labour market research
  • 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: 
  • Bachelors Degree and Registered Rehabilitation Professional certification (RRP) or equivalent; relevant experience will also be considered
  • Minimum of three years experience working in Vocational Rehabilitation with people with disabilities
  • Extensive knowledge of private sector and labor market trends 
  • Sensitivity to issues/barriers that people with disabilities experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, sales and customer service skills
  • Well developed time management, organization and teamwork skills
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and work well under pressure
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and Adobe software
  • Ability to document, maintain records and assist in reports
Salary Range /Échelle des salaires: ‚Äč$51,369 annually (35 hours / week)
 
Applications accepted until / Candidatures acceptées jusqu’au : March 5th, 2020
 
Send application and resume to / Adressez votre demande d’emploi et curriculum vitae à:
 
Name: Sarah Beauregard 
Position: Program Assistant 
Address: Suite 200 - 4475 Viewmont Ave, Victoria, BC V8Z 6L8 
 
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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