Job Posting 61713

Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist, Assessment & Planning / Instructor
March of Dimes Canada
Toronto Metro area, Central Ontario
Newmarket & Barrie & GTA​
closed 3 days ago (Mon, 30 Mar)
full time  •  TBD
Location / Lieu: NEWMARKET & BARRIE and the ability to travel to the GTA​
Position / Poste: Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist, Assessment & Planning / Instructor - Full Time
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 ensure they are successful in the Employment Placement Services program
  • 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
  • Achieve quality service standards for client satisfaction, timely delivery of service and employment outcomes 
  • Instruct Job Search Training, to adults with diverse disabilities according to MODC standards
  • Create resumes and cover letters tailored to client’s needs and employment objectives
  • Deliver program accommodating individual learning styles within the classroom
  • Prepare case notes and reports to document progress​
Qualifications / Compétences requises: 
  • Bachelors Degree and Registered Rehabilitation Professional certification (RRP), or equivalent RCCS, RVP or CVRP
  • Minimum of three years’ experience working in Vocational Rehabilitation with people with disabilities
  • Experience teaching and facilitating employment programs to adults
  • 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. 
Applications accepted until / Candidatures acceptées jusqu’au: March 30, 2020
Send application and resume to / Adressez votre demande d’emploi et curriculum vitae à:
Name: Kim Herrlitz  
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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