TRANSITIONAL EMPLOYMENT

a vocational rehabilitation program which places people with handicaps or those who are socially, economically, or otherwise impaired, in paid entry-level job in competitive working surroundings to attain the abilities and experience required to, at some point, attain a lasting job in the community workforce. Positions are frequently supplied by participating companies, and each placement commonly persists for 6-9 months.

TRANSITIONAL EMPLOYMENT: "The transitional employment program has greatly increased local revenue."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TRANSITIONAL EMPLOYMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/transitional-employment/ (accessed November 30, 2020).
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