Orientation Counselor II

$19.70 hourly
  • Nebraska Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
  • Omaha State Office building 1313 Farnam, Suite 316 Omaha, NE 68102
  • Sep 23, 2021
Full time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Are you looking to make a difference in people’s lives? Are you hoping to make an impact? Look no further! The Nebraska Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired is seeking a determined and dedicated individual to join their team. As an Orientation Counselor you can expect to preform routine counseling and guidance relevant to an individual's overall adjustment to blindness, provide teaching of non-visual techniques in the rehabilitation of blind/visually impaired individuals, and more. When applying for this position please attach a resume and cover letter. The tasks you preform will vary greatly and are based on the needs of the individual client, families or guardians or consulting agency. 

This position is located in Omaha, Nebraska at the Omaha State Office Building and may require some telecommuting as a part of the position. 

We offer an excellent total compensation package including: 13 paid holidays; vacation and sick leave; State-matched retirement plan; health, dental, vision, and life insurance options! Treating others with dignity & respect – ethically sound – customer always the priority. Sound like you? This might be your perfect fit! 

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in social science, behavioral science, social work, counseling/guidance, vocational rehabilitation, psychology, sociology, human development, education or related and two years' experience OR Master's degree in any of the above mentioned fields or related area and one year of experience. Maintaining of the CVRCB Certification, once acquired on the job. 

Loan Forgiveness?

Yes