Career Consultant/Vocational Evaluator

Location: Orlando, FL
Date Posted: 07-31-2017
Our Mission is to empower our clients with knowledge, connections, and the confidence required to embark on a new sustainable career. Come join our team of caring professionals and make a difference!

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ABOUT US
employU is a Nonprofit Employment Service contracted with The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation assisting people with disabilities prepare for, become and retain employment. We are seeking a Career Consultant to work with our clients in a territory including Palm Coast to Orlando and surrounding areas.
JOB DESCRIPTION
The Career Consultant works in our Vocational Evaluations Department in a client facing role. Experience with vocational assessment administration, analysis, and interpretation is a must. The Career Consultant conducts assessments and analysis to identify individual needs and recommends training methods accordingly. The goal is to appraise clients' interests, aptitudes, and personality characteristics for social, educational and vocational planning. The incumbent will be expected to travel to meet the clients.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Conduct a wide variety of assessments including TABE, TASC, and Interest Inventories
  • Coordinate and Perform Work site Evaluations
  • Prepare Reports detailing assessment methods, observations, and recommendations
  • Experience with Career Counseling and Case Management (particularly with individuals with mental and intellectual disabilities) is preferred
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be a Certified Vocational Evaluator OR Possess a Master's Degree in Vocational Evaluation, Psychology, or Sociology
  • At least 2 years of experience in the mental health or psychology field preferred but not required
  • Able to pass a Level 2 Background Check
  • Valid Driver's License, Auto Registration, Auto Insurance coverage 50k property/100k personal injury liability
  • Reliable Transportation and comfortable with local travel
  • Proficient with Google Suite, Adobe and web based database systems
  • Proficient with paper based and computer based assessment administration
  • Passion for working with individuals with disabilities
  • Experience with CARF and/or APD standards is a plus
Job Type: Full-time
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