The program offers job seekers:
Job seekers explore areas of employment in manufacturing and warehousing(assembly, packaging, order picking), dietary, retail (grocery and clothing), animal care, and housekeeping.
Job Seekers work with staff addressing student PINS (Preferences, Interests, Needs, Strengths) when planning training and job development experiences.
Job seekers learn and practice social thinking strategies to assist in managing expected and unexpected situations at work.
Job seekers attend weekly employability classes that focus on work behaviors (ex. Professional behavior, time management, initiative, responding to constructive feedback, communication) and how to apply these skills in a variety of work environments.
Job seekers practice pedestrian travel training and are assessed on safety and independence in the community.
Job seekers learn about public transportation, practice traveling on public transportation and apply, if desired, for travel pass
Job seekers create resumes (traditional and digital) for job seeking.
Job Seekers and transition team collaborate with other CEVEC programs to assist with certifications in areas such as ServeSafe, Forklift, and Ohio Means Jobs.
Job seekers, when employed, are offered job coaching services, as determined by their team.
Job seekers learn self advocacy skills across various environments( leading IEP/Transition meetings, job interviewing skills, incorporating technology in the workplace for independence).
Job Seekers and families are provided linkages to adult service agency partners along with school district collaboration to assist with transition planning.
Please click on the link below:
Resource Guide for March 16th -April 3rd, 2020
Transiton Resource Link Below (The link below provides job seekers and families with transition resource information):
Beginning of the Year Letter Job Seekers and Families:
Sarah Keso-Job Training Coordinator
Lisa Millard-Job Training Coordinator (Job Development)
Angie Brack-Job Coach
Sue Delisio-Job Coach
Sharon Ewers-Job Coach