The Kennedy Center, Inc. Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor in Trumbull, Connecticut

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Salary: $30,759


  • Serve as Case Manager to assigned caseload and other consumers as necessary. This may include, but is not limited to: providing physical assessment; crisis intervention; individual, family and group counseling; advocacy, skills training; job seeking skill teaching; job development and modeling a variety of occupations.

  • Maintain visitation schedule for all assigned worksites.

  • Prepare consumers for a more independent environment.

  • Coordinate team approach and chair Overall Plan of Service meetings for development and implementation of treatment plan/goals for each consumer on case load.

  • Complete accurate reports and other forms of documentation in a timely fashion.


  • Bachelors Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling or related field.

  • Masters Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling preferred.

  • One year of case management or vocational rehabilitation experience preferred.

  • Valid Drivers License.

  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.

  • Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification.

  • Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.

  • May provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.

  • May require the ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.

  • May require the physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques.

  • May provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.