EMPLOYER CONTACTS & JOB TRYOUTS
The career planning staff secure and supervise job visits with as much support as needed. They also provide coaching and feedback, as well as detailed written behavioral observations and other needed accommodations.
PERSON CENTERED PLANNING
Throughout the career planning process, continuous effort is made to provide individuals with accurate information regarding skills and their relationship to vocational interests. Clients are encouraged to take a leadership role in guiding and defining the evaluation process by outlining goals, doing independent research and taking an active role in completing the final report. Individuals create opportunities to speak to employers, review labor market information and prepare for job searches while identifying realistic career choices matching their interests and abilities.
Accommodations and support will be provided to enable the client to fully participate in the program. Peckham provides:
- Environmental accommodations
- Job tailoring and work schedule modification
- Assistive devices
- Ergonomic adjustment
- Specialized training or task reassignment