Job Posting 83376

Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist, Assessment & Planning
March of Dimes Canada
London area
Commissioners Road East, London, Ontario
closes in 8 days (Sat, 4 Jun)
full time
Location/Lieu: 920 Commissioners Road East, London, Ontario, N5Z 3J1
 
Position/Poste: Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist, Assessment and Planning - Full Time 
 
Duties/Fonctions:
  • Accept referral and review the client plan/documentation as provided by the referral source
  • Create and maintain case files and service plans that are current and reflective of clients’ evolving needs
  • 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
  • Instruct employment readiness programs in accordance with MODC and funder guidelines and standards
  • Deliver program accommodating individual learning styles and abilities
  • Conduct transferable skills analysis and labour market research
  • Create resumes and cover letters tailored to client’s needs and employment objectives
  • Provide job placement services including job development, coordination of on the job supports, job site analysis and job accommodation
  • Provide employment and motivational counselling
  • 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:
  • Bachelor’s degree and Return to Work Disability Manager designation
  • Teaching and/or group facilitation experience an asset
  • 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 counselling 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 (mm/dd/yy) Until filled
 
Send application and resume to/Adressez votre demande d’emploi et curriculum vitae à:
Name: Laura Knoll
Position: Team Leader
Address: 236 Victoria St. N., Unit 1B, Kitchener, ON N2H 5C8
Telephone: 519-579-5530
Fax: 519-579-5479

Please note that March of Dimes Canada has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by receiving all required doses of a vaccine approved by Health Canada at least 14 days prior to the commencement of their employment, or as otherwise recommended by public health authorities. We will provide reasonable accommodation to individuals who are unable to be vaccinated for medical reasons or on the basis of any other protected ground, as required under applicable human rights legislation.
 

March of Dimes Canada is committed to a workforce that is reflective of the diverse populations that we serve. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), and accessibility standards across Canada, 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. We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive, equitable and accessible.

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