The Program Coordinator will be responsible for providing Pre-Employment Transition Services services to students with disabilities in secondary, post-secondary, non-traditional or alternative education programs (between the ages of 14 and 21) in the ACCES-VR Syracuse region. The incumbent will engage students with disabilities in career exploration and employment. This includes working with students from diverse populations including but not limited to cross-disability populations, English language learners, multicultural populations, LGBTQ identified students, students with mental illness or substance abuse disorders, and youth involved in the juvenile justice system. The Program Coordinator will be expected to work closely with the Senior VRC Transition and Youth Services (TAYS) or other designated staff in the ACCES-VR District Office(s).
Internal Number: 83209
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