Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant

Coordinate implementation of vocational rehabilitation programs.
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Salary Range
$21,000 – $57,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Vocational Rehabilitation Consultants do?

Develops and coordinates implementation of vocational rehabilitation programs: Consults with members of local communities and personnel of rehabilitation facilities, such as sheltered workshops and skills training centers, to identify need for new programs or modification of existing programs. Collects and analyzes data to define problems and develops proposals for programs to provide needed services, utilizing knowledge of vocational rehabilitation theory and practice, program funding sources, and government regulations. Provides staff training, negotiates contracts for equipment and supplies, and performs related functions to implement program changes. Monitors program operations and recommends additional measures to ensure programs meet defined needs.

Should I be a Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant?

You should have an associate's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Social: You're happiest working on teams or with other people.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Homemaking Rehabilitation Consultant

    How to Become a
    Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant

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