Vocational Rehabilitation Deaf and Blind Services Careers


The Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services Blind and Deaf Services section’s mission is to provide quality, seamless, comprehensive and timely rehabilitation services in a collaborative and consumer driven environment  that  results in employment and independence for individuals who are blind, low vision, deaf, hard of hearing and DeafBlind.  These services are delivered through a statewide network of twelve district offices led by a local Unit Supervisor with teams of professionals with specialized training to meet the needs of this unique population.  Included in these teams are Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors, Vision Rehabilitation Therapists (Rehabilitation Teachers), Orientation and Mobility Specialists, Audiologists, Deaf Support Service workers, Assistive Technology Specialists, Vision Rehabilitation Assistants, Interpreters and Administrative Assistants.  For additional information on minimum qualifications for career opportunities available  in these specialized areas, please see the following listings.


Administrative Support Assistant I

Administrative Support Assistant II

Administrative Support Assistant III

Assistant Commissioner


Interpreter I

Interpreter II

Interpreter III

Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Rehabilitation Assistant

Rehabilitation Counselor

Rehabilitation Counselor (Sign Language Option)

Rehabilitation Employment Specialist

Rehabilitation Services State Office Administrator

Rehabilitation Specialist I

Rehabilitation Specialist II

Rehabilitation Specialist III

Senior Rehabilitation Counselor

Senior Rehabilitation Counselor (Sign Language Option)

Senior Rehabilitation Teacher

Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Vocational Rehabilitation Field Supervisor

Organizational Chart

Organizational Chart