Vocational Specialist Job

Job Number: GHI14796

Job Title: Vocational Specialist - Statewide

Department: RI Works - 5303220

Facility: Gateway Healthcare Inc.

Location: Pawtucket, RI

Bachelor’s Level Degree preferred. Associate’s Degree in a related field, and at least two years of supervised experience in providing individualized job placement may replace Bachelor’s Degree.
Certified, or working toward certification, Vocational SEP.
Bi-lingual candidates are encouraged to apply.


To obtain and assess employment and educational histories and interests of consumers referred from the State of Rhode Island Department of Human Services. Identify, develop, and maintain competitive employment opportunities within a multidisciplinary team approach. Vocational services are delivered on an individualized, outreach, and intensive basis. Some case management and crisis intervention required. Additional Supportive Employment offered for 6 months to 1 year after Employment is secured.