"Employment from the Ground Up"

November 2 & 3, 2005 and December 7, 2005

University of Vermont
Billings Student Center-Marsh Lounge
University Place
Burlington, Vermont
9:00 - 4:00
(Use visitor parking lot on corner of College St. & South Prospect)

This three-day training is for beginning employment specialists to obtain a
practical understanding of the values, philosophies and practices of the
supported employment process.  Attendance at all three days is strongly
encouraged.  The third day will be a follow-up after people have had time in the field to practice.  There is a $60.00 registration fee to cover costs.  Lunch will be on your own.  For more information on the training contact Bryan Dague or Dale Hindmarsh at 656-1345.

Topics will include:
Overview of Supported Employment
Getting to Know the Person (Assessment)
Assisting an Individual in Finding a Job (Job Development)
Knowing the Worksite and its Culture (Job Analysis)
Choosing the Right Job (Job Match)
Helping a Person to Begin Work (Job Placement)
Supporting People to Work (Job Training)
Keeping the Job (Follow Along)
Cost: $60.00 per person. (Scholarships or group rates may be available)

For information: Phone: 802-656-1345 Fax: 802-656-1357 Email: [log in to unmask]

Directions & Parking: Billings is next to Ira Allen Chapel on University Place. Use the visitor parking lot on corner of College St. & South Prospect. Online Directions and Map:
To register: Send in registration and check by October 26, 2005.  If special accommodations are needed please respond by October 12, 2005.  Send to:
Bryan Dague
University of Vermont-Center on Disability and Community Inclusion
208 Colchester Ave, Mann Hall, 3rd Floor
Burlington, VT  05405
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Please return with check made payable to: University of Vermont

Special accommodations needed: _______________________________________


Agency or School: ________________________________________________

Address: ________________________________ Phone: _________________

Sponsored by:
University of Vermont's Center on Disability & Community Inclusion,
Vermont-APSE, Vermont's Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and
Division of Disability & Aging Services

Bryan Dague
University of Vermont
Center on Disability & Community Inclusion
Mann Hall, 3rd Floor
208 Colchester Ave.
Burlington, VT 05405-1757

Email: [log in to unmask]
Phone: (802) 656-1345
Fax: (802) 656-1357
TTY: (802) 656-8499