Employment Opportunities | Rehabilitaion Institute | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Employment Opportunities

Employment can be found in community-based rehabilitation programs, mental health and mental retardation programs, independent living centers, aging programs, and alcohol and substance abuse programs among others. Job titles may include:

  • Developmental Training Coordinator
  • Independent Living Specialist
  • Employment Specialist
  • Habilitation Program Coordinator
  • Rehabilitation Coordinator
  • Substance Abuse Technician
  • Community-Based Training Instructor
  • Case Manager
  • Job Placement Specialist
  • Residential Service Director
  • Job Coach Supervisor

Graduates will be employed in settings such as:

  • Vocational Training Programs
  • Residential and Day Treatment Programs
  • Independent Living Centers
  • Community Rehabilitation Programs
  • Substance Abuse Programs
  • Assisted Living Programs
  • Residential Programs