Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor in Joplin, Missouri

MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION"Missouri public schools:ithe best choice... the best results!"www.dese.mo.goviVACANCY NOTICEiVacancy Title: iiiiiiiiiiVocational Rehabilitation CounseloriiiiiJob Listing Number:i 2018007013City:ii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiJoplin/801 E. 15th Street, Joplin, MO 64804Section/Office:iiiiiiiiiVocational Rehabilitation/Adult Learning and Rehabilitation ServicesSalary: iiiiiiii iiiiiiiii $38,808 -$40,776 annually (Depending on qualifications)Deadline:iiiiii iiiiiiiii October 17, 2018iMinimum Experience and Training1.Master's degree from an accredited college/university in rehabilitation counseling, guidance and counseling, psychology, social work or closely related field.2.Work experience with individuals with disabilities is highly desirable.i(Other qualifications and experience may be accepted in lieu of the above, which in the opinion of the Commissioner of Education meet the requirements of the position.)iExamples of Work Performed*1.Provides counseling and guidance services by effectively communicatingvocational-related issues with clients.*2.Promotes case findings, receives referrals, conducts interviews and gathersinformation to determine eligibility for Vocational Rehabilitation.*3.Analyzes, interprets, and evaluates medical, psychological, social,educational, and employment information regarding applicants.*4.Arranges for or administers appropriate assessments to ascertain client'smental level, aptitudes, interests and abilities.*5.Plans with clients regarding services necessary to the attainment of realisticvocational goals.*6.Prepares and recommends individualized plans for employment.*7.Arranges for provision of rehabilitation services in accordance with approvedindividualized plans for employment.*8.Assumes responsibility for suitable placement and follow-up in employment.9.Other duties as assigned.i*Essential FunctionsiFor more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.https://www.applicantpro.com/j/900160-26011