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DEAF AWARENESS WEEK OPEN HOUSE – VDDHH & DARS- Sept. 23, 24th

August 18, 2016 in Community News

Hosted by the Statewide Interagency Team (SIT) of Virginia 

Friday, September 23
4- 6 p.m.

Saturday, September 24
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH)
1602 Rolling Hills Drive, Suite 203 I Richmond, VA 23229

AND

Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Fam,s Drive I Richmond, VA 23229

Learn about the many services and organizations designed to meet the needs of Virginians who are deaf, hard of hearing, late-deafened, and deafblind Watch demonstrations of the latest assistive communications technologies at VDDHH Meet representatives from participating agencies and organizations at OARS & VDDHH
Enjoy light refreshments and more!

For more infonnation contact: (804) 662-9502 (voice/TTY) I frontdsk@vddhh.virginia.gov

Job – DRS Position – Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor RCD

January 19, 2015 in Community News, Employment

 

 

Job Opening:    Rehabilitation Counselor / Rehab Counselor Trainee (RCD)
Location:           Fishersville, Virginia
Position #:         00389
Closing Date:    Open Until Filled

The Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) at the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services is currently seeking a motivated Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor RCD (Rehab Counselor for the Deaf) to provide comprehensive vocational rehabilitation services,  which result in employment and enhanced independent living for persons with disabilities. Core case management services include guidance and counseling, training, physical/mental restoration, and job placement services. Caseloads consist of individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing and a general caseload of adults / students with disabilities.

This position is located in Fishersville, Virginia, which is in the Shenandoah Valley and is 15 minutes from the Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind.  For more information on the area, review the Shenandoah Valley Travel Association webiste http://www.visitshenandoah.org/

The agency has the option of filling this job at the Counselor I (Trainee) level if fully qualified applicants are interviewed and not selected. The minimum salary for a Counselor I (Trainee) is $28,782-54,653. The minimum salary for a Counselor II (fully qualified) is $37,047-70,801. To review the position and apply, visit the website https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp

Mary Crews Nunnally, M.S. CRC
Program Manager, Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services
Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
8004 Franklin Farms Drive, Henrico, Virginia 23229

EMAIL:  Mary.Nunnally@dars.virginia.gov
WEBSITE:  www.vadars.org
VOICE / TEXT (V/T):  804-322-3456
TOLL FREE:  800-552-5019
TOLL FREE TTY:  800-464-9950
VIDEOPHONE (VP): 804-433-3277