The role of the Student HireAbility Navigator is to improve access to employment and training services and increase employment opportunities for job seekers with disabilities. The Student HireAbility Navigator will focus on services for students with disabilities who are in the early phases of preparing for transition to postsecondary education and employment by integrating services provided by Workforce, VR, BVCOG and other partners and programs within the Brazos Valley. The Navigator serves as a resource in the workforce development area to support, expand and enhance the provision of pre-employment transition. Navigator perform duties and provide deliverables in the following three focus areas: Capacity building and systems development; partnering and collaboration; and informing and engaging employers. Requires a college degree. Prefer degree in social work, education, phycology or sociology. Master’s degree preferred. Must have five or more years’ experience in direct delivery of social services at a management level in the field of education, vocational rehabilitation, workforce development programs, human services programs, or non-profit organizations serving students or persons with disabilities, community planning and contract management. Must be proficient in Microsoft office including excel.
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