|Company or Organization|
|Green Valley Enterprises|
|1223 Madison Street|
|Green Valley Enterprises (GVE) has an opening for a full time Employment Specialist in our Employment Services Department.
A specialized case manager, the employment specialist facilitates a full range of employment services to adults with disabilities, with an end goal of community employment in some form. This position may involve occasional evening or weekend hours.
Work in this position primarily involves working directly with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the areas of employment.
Develop individualized plans to meet client goals; review and update regularly per agreement(s) with funding partners.
Update case notes and DVR progress reports at least monthly; participate in staffings.
Receive referrals and responds by offering the most appropriate program(s) and services to promote client success; read, understand, and implement DWD 10-04-directed activities.
Communicate with job coaches to assure client progress and employer satisfaction.
Work with area employers to create community employment opportunities, temporary work experiences, and supported employment assessment sites.
Work well as part of a care team, including Client Learning Specialists, Client Managers and others, as well as those outside of the agency (for example, Care Wisconsin and DVR counselors).
Support regulatory compliance.
Reports to Manager – Community Integration