Center For Independence - Montrose Vocational Coordinator in Montrose, Colorado

POSITION TITLE:Vocational CoordinatorDUTIES:-Assist consumers to gain, maintain, and/or develop new skills forvocational placement-Conduct research on skill and educational needs of various occupations forgood job matching of consumer goals and job demands-Assist with data tracking and reporting for Division of VocationalRehabilitation consumers in their community placement-Provide employment integration training for individuals with varieddisabilities and of various ages-Support the ticket to work Employment Network system with placement of peoplewith SSI and SSDI back into gainful employment-Develop employer outreach contacts for job placements, internships, trialwork experiences and adaptive work supportsREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:-Ability to work independently-Basic knowledge and ability of MS Office software, internet, typing-Knowledge and understanding of Independent Living Philosophy-Ability to provide case management and written case documentation ofindividual goals and objectives-Understanding of and ability to train disabled individuals variousindependent living skills-Understanding of and ability to teach public transportation and drive variouscompany vehicles-21 years of age or older-Able to meet values and teamwork expectationsPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:-BA in Human Services or related field (2-5 years experience working withpeople with disabilities can be substituted)WAGE:-TBDSHIFTS:-40 hours per week, Monday-FridayJOB SITE:-Office in Montrose, CO-Occasional travel to surrounding areas requiredBENEFITS:-Available with this FT position, to be discussed further at interviewHOW TO APPLY:(Special Instructions & Tips) If you meet the minimum requirements forthis position please click on "How to Apply" to view applicationinformation. You must be registered with www.connectingcolorado.com to viewinformation. Registration is available at no cost.