Supported Employment (Life Skills Development Program)
United Community Option’s Supported Employment Program provides job placement and support services for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities who want to enter the workforce. The program helps individuals find, train and maintain employment. Our Employment Specialists work to place participants in community jobs, and provide ongoing assistance to both the employer and employee. A system of supports is established to enable the employee to achieve independence and job success. Our certified Supported Employment Specialists provide, Vocational Assessments, Career Counseling, promote self-advocacy, and Job placement and coaching.
For more information about Supported Employment, please contact:
Procurement Specialist/Supported Employment Coordinator
786-785-4706 ext. 1249
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Hiring an individual through Supported Employment:
- Reduces turnover
- Reliable, conscientious and courteous workers
- Reduce hiring costs
- Ensured Employer Statisfaction
Please call Maggie Nodal at 786-785-4706 ext. 1249 for more information.