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Employment Services

 

TVS provides individualized services and support to assist each person served to achieve identified employment outcomes.  Using a thoughtful and comprehensive process, we carefully match the needs of the individual served and the needs of employers in the local job market. TVS maintains strong partnerships with employers in the local area to offer a broad range of opportunities for the differently-abled individuals who engage our services.

Vocational Evaluation
A brief, individualized assessment of a person seeking employment to determine a realistic vocational goal and to identify needed strategies and accommodations that enhance employability.

Work Adjustment Training
A short- term program of work training for individuals who need specific vocational training and experience to overcome barriers to employment and enter a competitive job market.

Work Adjustment Job Coaching
A service that assists individuals who are at least 16 years of age in a guided job search on-site job coaching and employer support for job accommodation and implementation. Services are provided at the job site and for the scheduled hours of the specific job.

Supported Employment
A service that provides job development, intensive job training, and employment follow-up services to individuals with significant disabilities who are at least 16 years old and desire competitive employment.

Long Term Vocational Support 
A service available to Supported Employment service recipients to provide ongoing supports to ensure successful competitive employment.

Project Search
A partnership between Park Ridge Hospital, Blue Ridge Community College, Vocational Rehabilitation, and TVS to provide on-site internship experiences and marketable skill acquisition for young adults with disabilities leading to competitive employment. 

 

 

 

Employment Services

Vocational Evaluation
A brief, individualized assessment of a person seeking employment with the outcome of determining a realistic vocational goal and identifying needed strategies and accommodations to enhance employability.

Work Adjustment Training
A short term program of work-training for individuals who need specific vocational training and experience to overcome barriers to employment and enter a competitive job market.

Work Adjustment Job Coaching
A service that assists individuals who are at least 16 years of age in a guided job search on-site job coaching and employer support for job accommodation and implementation. Services are provided at the job site and for the scheduled hours of the specific job.

Supported Employment
A service that provides job development, intensive training, and  employment follow-up services to individuals with significant disabilities who are at least 16 years old desiring competitive community employment. Services are provided on a job in the community at times required to meet the employer needs.

Long Term Vocational Support
A service available to Supported Employment service recipients to provide ongoing supports to ensure successful community employment.

Creating Success
One Person at a Time