POSITION: Vocational Counselor
HOURS: full time
SKILLS/ABILITY: 2 years’ experience in vocational counseling. Job developing skills, strong computer skills, excellent writing, organization and communication skills. Ability to interact well with employers and advocate for clients.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Assist clients with mental health and learning disabilities secure and retain jobs. Prepare youth and adults for internships and work, conduct vocational assessments, develop relationships with businesses to promote employment opportunities and perform on and off-site job coaching services. Create resumes and review interviewing skills. Complete documentation such as case notes, authorization requests and milestone reports. Other responsibilities as assigned.
SALARY: low to mid 40s
SEND RESUMES TO: Latoya Bailey Email: Lbailey@theguidancecenter.org
The Guidance Center of Westchester
256 Washington Street
Mount Vernon, NY 10553