Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
Interview

Rehabilitation counselors help people with emotional and physical disabilities live independently. They help their clients overcome personal, social, and professional effects of disabilities as they relate to employment or independent living.

Mock Interview
Best way to prepare for your Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor interview starts here. Practice over 10 Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor Interview Questions.
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor Interview Questions and Answers
Top
1. What are the steps you follow to study a problem before making a decision?
2. Tell me about an accomplishment you are most proud of.
3. How do you keep track of work so that it gets done on time?
4. Give an example of a time when you made a mistake because you did not listen well to what someone had to say.
5. What is the most difficult situation you have had to face and how did you tackle it?
6. What made you choose a career as a vocational rehabilitation counselor?
Best Answer
The reason I chose rehabilitation counseling over other forms of counseling is because of the immediate benefits that employment offers to the overall quality of life.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7. What do you feel is the most important skill a vocational rehabilitation counselor should possess?
Best Answer
Practicing compassion and empathy with each consumer.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
8. What have you done to further your own professional development in the past 5 years?
Best Answer
As a graduate student assistant I took a lot of initiative to learn as much as I possibly could during my one year internship with the Pasadena Office.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
9. Why are you the best vocational rehabilitation counselor for us?
Best Answer
I have experience working with DOR and its consumers and I have also been partially trained with the new AWARE system. I have more experience than others who have never worked for DOR but not so much that there I feel I have learned everything.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
10. Why do you want a career as a vocational rehabilitation counselor?
Best Answer
I would like the opportunity to educate both consumers and potential employers about the benefits of hiring individuals with disabilities.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
2.
I would like to start my career as a Vocational Rehabilitation counselor because I am confident that my skills I have acquired in my educational training and my internship have provided a knowledge base to provide effective services to persons with disabilities and within the career I can continue to assist each consumer in learning how to reduce barriers which have presented as barriers to their vocational goals and independent living.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%