National nonprofit veterans’ service organization seeks an experienced Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for its service office in San Antonio, TX. The successful candidate will have specialized experience gained while working with vocational rehabilitation service programs at the Federal, State, Local or private sector levels which required performing initial evaluations; understanding entitlement determinations; rehabilitation planning; problem solving; case management; case documentation; employment service; administration and interpretation of vocational testing; instructing and interaction with a variety of clients, professionals and potential employers. Responsibilities include but are not limited to providing counseling services to spinal cord injured veterans and other disabled veterans and coordinating the services necessary to prepare clients for suitable employment.
The candidate must have a minimum of 5 years experience in vocational rehabilitation in a government, non-profit, or private sector. A Master’s degree in Vocational Rehabilitation from an accredited university is required. The candidate must have excellent communication skills (i.e. written, oral), good computer skills, and must be able to work independently. Must have and be able to maintain the Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) certificate. Must be able to obtain and maintain the Department of Veterans Affairs accreditation for representatives. Send resume with cover letter.