The Educational Services Unit provides an array of transition services to local high school district in Burlington County. These services are designed to assist students, district staff and parents in matching students' interests and abilities with available jobs, facilitating students in applying for those jobs and having the students adjust to a job and become a productive employee. Students develop skills that enable them to succeed in a specific job and give them the experience and confidence needed to become successful in the workplace.
STRUCTURED LEARNING EXPERIENCE
The ESU has a structured Learning Experience (SLE) Coordinator who meets all the NJDOE requirements. As part of a SLE program, ESU provides:
Job Placement (paid or unpaid)
Job Coach / "Work Place Mentor"
Visits to student work site once every 10 working days
Progress notes pertaining to site visit
Maintenance of records for the Structured Learning Experience:
NJ Cooperative Education Job Analysis Form
NJ Model / Agency Agreement
NJ District Staff and Work Site Mentor Checklist
NJ Employer / Agency Agreement
NJ Student Training Plan
Working Papers, if necessary
Non-SLE Transition Services are also available for vocational assessments, job placement and job coaching.