ICD seeks a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor to collaborate with the vocational services team to provide vocational rehabilitation services and counseling to participants with a broad range of vocational needs and disabilities in ICD’s training programs. The Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor will work one on one and in groups with participants to ensure they successfully complete ICD’s training program requirements, and secure employment in the appropriate vocation. The vocational counselor will play a key role in identifying and developing appropriate internship sites for participants as part of training requirements.
ICD offers the only Licensed Pet Care Technician Program in New York City. This vocational program offers Individuals an opportunity to be trained in various areas within animal care, and prepares them for Entry Level employment in Animal Shelters, Dog Daycare facilities, Veterinary Clinics and in other animal care fields. We currently have an opening for one Full time Pet Care Instructor to teach various topics related to animal care and resources, and to enhance the curriculum by developing individualized work assignments to align with student interest.
ICD is seeking a Building Maintenance Instructor to teach individuals with disabilities the skills needed for entry-level employment in the facilities-maintenance field.
ICD is seeking a Job Developer who will work with program participants in both group settings and one-on-one to assist them in obtaining and maintaining jobs in their targeted area. The Job Developer is responsible for sourcing, developing and managing new employer accounts within a specific job market sector for the purpose of developing employment opportunities for participants.
ICD's Job Developer for our Veteran program will serve veteran participants at different points of their employment continuum. This Job Developer of the Veteran’s program will have specialized skills which allow them to translate military skills to civilian, and turn labor market research and community networking into meaningful outcomes that lead to competitive, long-term employment for our participants.
The two job postings are for Open Positions to start a new and innovative program, called the IT Academy, which is a crucial part of the NYC: ATWORK Training Academy, powered by Cisco and sponsored by NYC Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities. These key positions will have the amazing opportunity to get “on the ground floor” in establishing an exciting new joint venture between a non-profit organization and government to create the first Training Academy in the country to serve people with disabilities! And based on the success of the program, these two new roles will provide consultation and leadership for future planned Academies sponsored by the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities’ NYC: ATWORK and ICD – Institute for Career Development. As a result, these two new teaching positions will successfully complete the Cisco Certified Academy Instructor (CCAI) training and certification program to achieve proficiency in Cisco Academy curriculum and teaching methods. And obtain their teaching license from the New York State Education Department’s Adult Career & Continuing Education Services’ Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision (BPSS) to conduct training at ICD-Institute for Career Development.