Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) is the State of Ohio agency that partners with Ohioans with disabilities to achieve quality employment and independence. We also make determinations on Social Security disability
This position shall be filled in accordance with the provisions of the SEIU/1199 Collective Bargaining Agreement.
You may be assigned to additional counties on a regular basis. Areas of responsibility may include but not limited to:
Champaign, Clark, Darke, Greene, Logan, Madison, Miami, Montgomery, Shelby, and Union
A CA will:
Schedule and conduct interviews with OOD clients to assess vocational needs.
Coordinate and conduct job placement activities with consumers including assisting in preparing resumes & completing job applications, preparing for job interviews and information related to how to seek employment
Prepare paperwork to requestdiagnostic testing/evaluation from doctors psychologists & other healthcare professionals
Monitor treatment plans &monitor caseloads for case progression
Conduct referral screening &maintain documentation
To be successful as a CA you are:
A graduate with a Bachelor'sdegree in vocational rehabilitation counseling, counseling,social work, psychology, disability studies, special education, businessadministration, human resources, economics or related rehabilitation or humanservices area, or work experience related to the job posting minimum qualifications.
Passionate about helping peoplewith disabilities find jobs
Able to communicate effectivelywith diverse populations
Excellent in organizationalskills
Able to multitask effectively
Able to take initiative
Able to work independently andas part of a team
Undergraduate degree in vocational rehabilitation counseling, counseling, social work, psychology, disability studies, special education, business administration, human resources, economics or related rehabilitation or human services area.
Or 24 mos. exp. in the delivery of vocational rehabilitation services (e.g. job development, certified vocational evaluator, vocational specialist).
Or equivalent of Minimum Class Qualifications for Employment noted above.
Note: Education & experience per Code of Federal Regulations Title 34-Subtitle B-Chapter III-Part 361-Subpart B-361.18
Department Of Administrative Services, State Of Ohio