Assistive Communications Project Coordinator (Bilingual English/Spanish)

Internship/Job: 
Job
Date posted: 
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 12:30
Employer Name: 
Support for Families of Children with Disabilities
Phone: 
no calls
Location: 
1663 Mission Street
Contact Person: 
Education Manager: Joe Goyos
Applicable Field of Study: 
Communicative Disorders
Paid/Unpaid: 
Paid

Position: Coordinator: Assistive Communications Project (Bilingual English/Spanish)
Hours: .75 FTE (30 hours/week)
Salary:  DOE + benefits
Position Available: Now
Job Location: Support for Families

Position Description:  Under the direct supervision of the Education Manager, the Assistive Communications Project Coordinator will oversee a project aimed at enabling San Francisco families to understand and access assistive communication technology for their children with disabilities, with a focus on outreach and services for Spanish speaking families, Cantonese speaking families and those from low-income, underserved communities. The Coordinator will conduct training workshops in English and Spanish for families on the use of the iPad by children with special needs for communication; will oversee workshops in Cantonese; plan and implement all grant activities, including evaluation and reporting; and work with other SFCD Family Resource Center staff on communications technology issues. This project ends December 31, subject to renewal based on funding availability. More Information [pdf]

Masters Degree Required: 
No