Student HireAbility Navigator

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Student HireAbility Navigators serve as a resource to support, expand and enhance the provision of pre-employment transition services that are provided by the Texas Workforce Commission - Vocational Rehabilitation Services, as well as by other local partners and Workforce programs.


SERVICES INCLUDE

  • Job/Career exploration counseling
  • Work-based learning experiences—in school or after school opportunities, including internships provided in an integrated environment
  • Counseling on opportunities for enrollment in comprehensive transition or post secondary educational programs at institutions of higher education
  • Workplace readiness training to develop social skills and independent living
  • Instruction in self-advocacy, which may include peer mentoring

student requirements:

  • must be age 14–22 years; and
  • enrolled in school (public, private, home, or post-secondary).
  • receive services under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act instead of an IEP.

TRANSITION RESOURCE TOOL KIT

Find information ranging from career exploration, agency resources, mental health information, and tools to receive accommodations at institutions of higher learning.   https://sites.google.com/esc15.net/transitionresourcetoolkit

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COUNTIES WE SERVE:

Sterling, Coke, Reagan, Irion, Tom Green, Concho, McCulloch, Crockett, Schleicher, Menard, Mason, Sutton, and Kimble. 


CONTACT:

Deanna Kelley, Direct Line: (325) 703-2415