Ad Lib, Inc Transition to Adulthood Program Counselo in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Transition to Adulthood Program Counselor Full-time (40 hour/wk) professional position to help students with disabilities prepare for their transition from special education to adulthood. The TAP Counselor will work with students aged 14-21 who are attending public, private and residential schools throughout Berkshire County. The Counselor serves as a role model and provides advocacy, skills training, and peer counseling to eligible students with disabilities. A Bachelor's degree in a related field with a minimum of one year experience working with people with disabilities. Experience in special education including an understanding of the 688 referral process, IEPS and youth transition a must. Prior special education teaching experience preferred. Must have own transportation. Must have strong oral and written communication skills.