Private Minnesota vocational rehabilitation firm has an opening for a vocational rehabilitation counselor, registered (or qualified to be registered) with the MN Department of Labor and Industry as a Qualified Rehabilitation Consultant (QRC) or QRC intern. The job includes providing medical management and vocational rehabilitation services to people with work related injuries. Fluency in Spanish preferred but not required.
Position includes assisting clients in coordinating medical care and monitoring recovery from injury/injuries, including compliance with medical recommendations. QRCs coordinate communication with injured workers’ primary health care providers, employers, legal counsel, and Workers’ Compensation insurance carriers. QRCs evaluate client interests, qualifications, and limitations to develop employment objectives as well as determine job suitability.
We require a MASTER'S degree in vocational rehabilitation, rehabilitation psychology, or a related field to qualify to obtain a CDMS (Certified Disability Management Specialist, http://www.cdms.org/) or CRC (Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, http://www.crccertification.com/) certification.
Must be willing to travel within Minnesota to meet with clients. Will train appropriate candidate.