Job Placement

Jobs for People with Disabilities

A job developer works individually with a client to identify problems or barriers to successful employment.  He or she then works together with the client to overcome those barriers through job coaching and follow-along services.  

Job Placement components include:

  • Job seeking skills training
    • Improving interviewing skills
    • Assisting with properly completing paper and online applications
    • Writing cover letters and thank you notes
    • Identifying transportation concerns
  • Resume development
  • Identifying potential employers
    • Using online search engines
    • Networking
    • Assisting the client with cold calling
    • Marketing clients to employers
  • Individualized career exploration
  • Preparing for an interview
  • Negotiating job accommodations
  • Job coaching can be done at or away from the place of employment
  • Job follow along services
    • Meeting regularly with client to discuss successes or possible obstacles
    • Speaking with employers on client’s behalf when necessary

Please contact Employment Services at 330-452-3194 or by email at EmploymentInfo@colemanservices.org to learn more about jobs for people with disabilities at Coleman.  

Available Counties
Allen
Auglaize
Hardin
Portage
Stark
Summit
Trumbull
Jefferson