Staff Profile

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John Wachovec

Work-Study Coordinator

JohnW@SummitESC.org
(330) 945-5600 x511238
Room 10


My Services

 
Specialized Services
•  Agency collaborations and maintaining transition resource data
•  Transition training and consultation
•  Linkage to Post Secondary programs and supports
•  Consult and work cooperatively with Career Centers/Compacts
•  Summit County Transition Resource Group (summittrg.org)
•  Involvement in pertinent county programs – Workforce Investment Act, Juvenile Court, Child Guidance, County of Summit Board MR/DD
•  Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation – Jobnet
•  Community involvement and cooperation – Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, Civitan, etc
•  Involvement with professional association (OASCES)
•  Continuing education in Transition and best practices
 
Serves Students Directly Through...
•  Vocational counseling
•  Transition assessment and planning
•  Direct and indirect job development services
•  Teacher/Case Manager consultation
•  Employment follow-up and work place evaluation
•  Coordination of job shadowing and informational interviewing opportunities
•  Job seeking skills training
•  Linkage to adult services and community agencies
•  Monitor attendance and grades
•  Monitor attendance and grades
•  Parent consultation
•  IEP planning, meeting and progress reporting
•  Tabulation of work hours and provision of Work Study credit