Job Seeker Solutions for Successful Employment

Bridging the Gap to Success

As a job seeker with disabilities, you have many talents, skills, and abilities. At Dirkse we help you explore and identify job options within your areas of interest. We have a talented pool of Employment Specialists who can help in your job search, training, and success. When you work with the Dirkse team, we’ll help you bridge the gap to success!

Career Counseling & Testing

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At Dirkse, we believe that you can find work that is a fit for you. We provide personalized and group career counseling and/or vocational evaluation services. We’ll use a combination of standardized aptitude, interest and personality assessments…

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Employment First: Discovery

With the right supports and in the right environment, there is a place for everyone.  Dirkse is a licensed provider of ODDS Discovery Services. Our Employment Specialists will assist you in identifying your unique talents and contributions and help define work interests …

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Work Assessments in the Community

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If you are a job seeker, you may wonder if you would like or if you can perform a certain type of work you may want to try out a position prior to looking for regular employment. At Dirkse, we’ll work with you to identify work assessment sites…

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Job Development

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At Dirkse, we’re committed to helping you find a position that matches your interests, skills, and preference. We’ll work with you individually to navigate the application process, interviews, and job offer acceptance…

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Job Retention

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At Dirkse CC we work with you and the employer to meet your unique learning style, training and/or support needs. Retention services may include Employer consultation, reasonable accommodation ideas, job coaching to learn job tasks, managing stress and anxiety…
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Job Seeker Classes

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Dirkse offers a variety of classes throughout the year for job seekers and employees who want to get the skills to handle the stresses of job search and employment…
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We have enjoyed our relationship with Dirkse tremendously. They are incredibly organized and do a fantastic job at communicating at every level.
-- Phil Galvin, General Manager, VillaSport

Ability Starts Here.