Employment for Transition Students

Tools and resources to help prepare students with developmental disabilities for employment.

Planning My Way to Work (English) (Spanish) — A transition guide for students with disabilities leaving high school.

5-Point Employment Scale — A great to tool to share with students who are in the working world. You can also adapt this to individual students’ needs.

Links To Other Helpful Employment Resources:

Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation— Provides vocational and rehabilitative services to individuals with disabilities to help them prepare for, secure, regain or retain employment.

Oregon Employment First— Employment First is both a philosophy and an Oregon state policy entity that supports working age adults and youth with I/DD so they can work in jobs fully integrated in the community.

Central Oregon Employment First— Employment First is a coalition of nonprofits and state agencies working together to support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) in Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson counties.