Part-time Position – Career and Employment Options, Inc. is an agency that provides transition services to school districts and ACCES-VR services to students and adults. We are currently in need of Transition Specialist for Nassau County. Transition Specialist provide instruction to students in areas of job-readiness, career planning, job-coaching, community access training, travel training and services relating to transition for students in special education. Please see our website for more information. www.ceoincworks.com. Must work with students in the community on job sites, high schools and if needed to have the ability to work remotely. Requires willingness to travel. This position is fee for service and can go up to approximately 25-30 hours per week, with potential for full time hours with experience. Salary range $26.00-$30.00 per hour based on experience and certifications.
Provide students/consumers with a positive environment and effective counseling to assist them in achieving their career and community goals, in person and/or remotely.
Enable students/clients to be able to perform effectively in community based worksites using the self-direction and other CEO instructional formats.
Work with student/consumer’s families to ensure that they are active participants in the employment process.
Effectively able to utilize the CEO curriculum for the students they provide instruction for
Provide information and goal activity for any CSE or ACCES/VR planning meeting.
Perform transition including appropriate inventories and assessments pertaining to their student’s transition.
Assist in the transition and notification of all graduating senior and their linkages to ACCES, NYSCB, OPWDD or OMH.
Attendance at PD trainings regarding regulatory issues and changes in processes related to the job.
Provide necessary job development for placement into internships, job placement, WOW Tours, and/or mentor programs for the students/consumers we serve.
Job is a Fee for Service model.