at Brooklyn Community Services
2-3 years minimum experience
151 Lawrence St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
Assist individuals with developmental disabilities develop work readiness skills necessary to secure and
maintain community- based employment.
Develop training sites for individuals with developmental disabilities.
Provide job development services and maintain relationships with employers.
Conduct and/or arrange vocational assessments.
Provide individual counseling and case management services.
Run work readiness groups.
Arrange for skills training.
Refer consumers to community-based training sites.
Provide supervision at the volunteer site.
Refer consumers for placement services.
Complete monthly reports and other required documentation.
Maintain ongoing contact with referral sources and other service providers.
Prepare a referral packet for ACCES-VR, OPWDD services as applicable.
Participate in vendor fairs and other program recruitment events as necessary.
Complete intakes for the DDVSS program.
Other responsibilities as needed.
BA degree in the Human Services related field.
Experience working with the developmentally disabled population.
Counseling skills required.
Good communication skills, verbally and in writing.
Good organizational skills.
Ability to interface effectively with staff across programs and community