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Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program
Employment Network Training\u2014Linking Ticket-holders to SSA Jobs
Linking Ticket-holders to SSA Jobs
Reference Guide for Employment Networks and State Vocational
Rehabilitation Agencies
August 2007
The Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program
Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program
2
Employment Network Training\u2014Linking Ticket-holders to SSA Jobs
Overview of the SSA Federal Hiring Initiative

This training educates Employment Networks (ENs) and state Vocational Rehabilitation (VRs)
agencies on the SSA Initiative to link Ticket-holders to job opportunities at the Social Security Admini-
stration (SSA).

Table of Contents

FACT SHEET: LINKING TICKET-HOLDERS TO SSA JOBS\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026..... FACT SHEET: SCHEDULE \u201cA\u201d HIRING AUTHORITY\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026. INSTRUCTION SHEET: WHAT ARE THE PROCESS STEPS TO LINK TICKET-HOLDERS TO

SSA JOBS\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026..\u2026.
STEP I:
IDENTIFY QUALIFIED TICKET-HOLDERS\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026....
STEP II:
SEARCH SOCIAL SECURITY CAREERS WEBSITE AND USAJOBS.COM FOR
JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS TO MATCH TICKET-HOLDERS\u2019 COMPETENCIES \u2026.
STEP III:
PREPARE RESUMES IN FEDERAL FORMAT USING \u201cUSAJOBS RESUME
BUILDER\u201d\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026...\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026..
STEP IV:
ACTIVATE TICKET-HOLDERS\u2019 RESUMES AND SUBMIT APPLICATIONS \u2026\u2026.
STEP V:
TRACK APPLICTIONS, PREPARE TICKET-HOLDERS FOR INTERVIEWS,
AND CONTINUE TO SEARCH FOR JOB OPENINGS\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026
OTHER RESOURCES\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026\u2026...
Learning Objectives
The learning objectives of this module are to:
\u2022
Educate ENs and VRs about the new SSA Hiring Initiative to link Ticket-holders to job oppor-
tunities at SSA
\u2022
Identify and learn to use the online SSA Careers website (www.socialsecurity.gov/careers)
\u2022
Explore SSA Career Paths for employment opportunities for Ticket-holders
\u2022
Identify required job competencies and training/reasonable accommodations
\u2022
Create Federally-formatted resumes for Ticket-holders
\u2022
Utilize USAJOBS.com and Office of Personnel Management\u2019s (OPM) resources for \u201cFederal
Employment of People with Disabilities\u201d (www.usajobs.com)
\u2022
Understand and utilize Schedule A hiring authority for people with disabilities
\u2022
Navigate the steps in USAJOBS.com and the SSA Hiring Process to submit complete job
applications to SSA
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Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program
3
Employment Network Training\u2014Linking Ticket-holders to SSA Jobs

SSA generally announces large numbers of job opportunities in early spring through late
summer each year. Employment Networks (ENs) and state Vocational Rehabilitation (VRs)
agencies have an immediate opportunity to assist Ticket-holders to prepare for and to link to
SSA jobs in these areas:

Public Contact Careers\u2014disability examiner, claim representative, claims authorizer,
benefit authorizer, service representative, teleservice representative, and bilingual repre-
sentative;
Information Technology\u2014software development, network services, systems analysis,
web development, IT specialist, and data management;
Legal Careers\u2014staff attorneys, general attorneys, attorney-advisor, administrative law
judge, attorney-examiner, and law enforcement;
Additional Career Areas\u2014management analyst, budget analyst, human resource special-
ist, program analyst, staff assistant, actuary, auditor, economist, social science research
analyst, statistician, and options for students and college graduates.
Why Should Ticket-holders Apply for SSA Jobs?
\u2022SSA is rated the #1 place to work for individuals with disabilities byCareers
and the disAbled magazine, Winter 2004 issue
\u2022SSA is ranked in the top ten of the Best Places to Work in the Federal govern-
ment by the 2006 OPM Federal Human Capital Survey
\u2022SSA develops and retains a workforce of the future
\u2022SSA is ranked the #1 agency to work for by Information Technology employees
in an August 2007 Federal Computer Week survey
SSA Provides Many Benefits for People with Disabilities
\u2022Ongoing opportunities for advancement and individual growth
\u2022Unique opportunities for people with disabilities to successfully perform the essen-
tial duties of a position
\u2022Flexible work schedules, alternative work sites, interpreters, readers and other per-
sonal assistance and reasonable accommodations
\u2022Salary, health benefits, and the other employer-provided benefits
Additional information for applicants with disabilities may be found athttp://www.op m. gov/
disability/appempl_4-08.asp
Fact Sheet:
Linking Ticket-holders to SSA Jobs

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