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Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Company:
Vocational Rehabilitation Disability Determinations
Location:
Kansas City, MO 64106
Post Date:
September 14, 2021
Job Status:
Full-Time
Description:

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor


Section: Vocational Rehabilitation/Adult Learning and Rehabilitation Services
Salary: $40,728 -$42,744 annually - Federally Funded


Positions available in the following offices:
615 E 13th Street, Suite G-3, Kansas City, MO
8030 N Oak Trafficway, Kansas City, MO


Why youll love this position:
In this position, you have the opportunity to empower individuals with disabilities through employment.
Join us as we move to transform lives  planning, organizing, and providing professional rehabilitation
services.


What youll do:



  • Provides counseling and guidance services by effectively communicating vocational-related issues with
    clients.

  • Receives referrals, conducts interviews and gathers information to determine eligibility.

  • Analyzes, interprets and evaluates medical, psychological, social, educational, and employment
    information regarding applicants.

  • Arranges for or administers appropriate assessments to ascertain clients aptitudes, interests, and
    abilities.

  • Prepares, recommends, and arranges for provision of rehabilitation services in accordance with
    approved individualized plans for employment.

  • Assumes responsibility for suitable placement and follow-up in employment.


Minimum Requirements



  • Masters degree from an accredited college/university in rehabilitation counseling, guidance and
    counseling, clinical psychology, clinical social work with experience in vocational counseling or closely
    related field.

  • Work experience in case management, counseling, rehabilitation counseling, and or with persons with
    disabilities will be given preference.

  • (Individuals with a Bachelors degree, incomplete Masters degree, or Masters degree in a field other
    than those listed above may be considered for employment with the requirement to attain a Masters
    degree or Graduate Certificate in Rehabilitation Counseling.)


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities



  • Knowledge of counseling and guidance techniques; occupations in terms of skills, demands, training,
    working conditions; human behavior; and case management.

  • Ability to effectively communicate; maintain effective working relationships; and utilize reports/data to
    inform work.

  • Travel is required for client and partner contacts and occasional overnight stays for trainings and
    meetings.


If you have questions about this position, please contact: Vocational Rehabilitation Human Resources at
573-751-3251


To Our Applicants with Disabilities: For assistance with any phase of the Department process, please
notify the Human Resources Manager at (573) 751-3251. Reasonable attempts will be made to
accommodate special needs. TTY/TDD users: Relay Missouri service (573)751-0881.
Notice to Applicants: The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education is unable to
sponsor applicants in their application for work visas through INS.


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