Employee Development Services

Work Adjustment
Work Adjustment is a time-limited community-based work experience to help an individual as he/she builds work behaviors, work skills, and emotional and physical tolerances necessary for a variety of jobs.  Ongoing assessment and vocational counseling occur in an integrated environment.  Outcomes may include increased stamina, workplace awareness, work skill development, and success on the job.  The level of support is reduced over the term of the experience.  Individual is paid $9.65 an hour or an applicable training/youth wage, and is covered by Workers Comp and associated payroll costs.

Work Experience
Work experience is a time-limited opportunity for work in the community that contributes to an individual’s overall career development and aspirations.  It includes training to assist the individual with developing work skills, gaining an understanding of the work environment and responsibilities, and acquiring work experience.  This service provides the individual with information on how she/he performs in a work setting.  Individual is paid $9.65 an hour or an applicable training/youth wage, and is covered by Workers Comp and associated payroll costs.

Job Tryout
A time-limited competitive work opportunity to encourage employers to confirm a job seeker’s skills and recruit/retain the individual.  Job seeker is paid $9.65 an hour or an applicable training/youth wage, and is covered by Workers Comp and associated payroll costs.