Voc Rehab Counselor - Masters
State of Tennessee
Position Description / Responsibilities
Summary: Under general supervision, is responsible for professional vocational rehabilitation counseling work of average difficulty; and performs related work as required.
Distinguishing Features: An employee in this class provides services to individuals with disabilities in the selection, preparation for and planning of individual rehabilitation program and arranges services for clients. This work is performed with independence of judgment in using a wide variety of medical, social, and vocational resources in achieving objectives. This work may involve training counselors with less experience in specific assignments and performing administrative duties. This work is performed in accordance with federal regulations and departmental policies and procedures.
Education and Experience: Eligibility for Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) certification which requires a master’s in Rehabilitation Counseling from a CORE accredited college (interns in a CORE accredited Rehabilitation Counseling Master’s program within 12 weeks of graduation will be considered).
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a master’s in Counseling or Counseling related field (Counselor Education, School Guidance Counseling, Community Counseling, Counseling Psychology, etc.) and have completed additional coursework and experience to be eligible for Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) certification.
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a master’s in Counseling or Counseling related field (Counselor Education, School Guidance Counseling, Community Counseling, Counseling Psychology, etc.) (within 90 days of hire must enroll in an approved educational plan that will result in eligibility for the Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) Certification exam within thirty-six months from the date of enrollment).
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