Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Vocational Rehabilitation Services offers life skills and job skills training and placement to those who are intellectually or developmentally challenged. These services are provided at the Goodwill Job Center, 3830 Austin Peay.
Employment Specialists and teachers give individualized attention and support to students with the goal of preparing them to enter and succeed in the workforce. Based on ability, needs and student goals/desires, individuals are placed in training programs that range from 1-3 months.
Job and life skills classes include:
- Conflict resolution
- Customer service relationships
- Job search
- Job retention
- Money management
- Social interaction
- Stress & Anger management
- Time management
Job tracks/on-site training:
- Custodial/janitorial maintenance training
- Warehouse training