Bilingual Assistive Communications Project (English/Spanish)

Internship/Job: 
Job
Date posted: 
Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:00
Employer Name: 
Support for Families
Location: 
1663 Mission St, 7th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103
Paid/Unpaid: 
Paid

 

Position: Coordinator: Assistive Communications Project (Bilingual English/Spanish)
Hours: .75 FTE (30 hours/week)
Salary:  DOE + benefits
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 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; 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]

Support for Families of Children with Disabilities is a non-profit organization that offers parent-to-parent emotional support to families who have children with disabilities, and information and educational services to families and the professionals who work with them. Support for Families is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, parents of children with disabilities, and gays and lesbians are encouraged to apply.

Nora Soledad Martín
Information and Resource Manager
Support for Families
1663 Mission St, 7th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103
415.282.7494 ext.134
415.282.1226 Fax
www.supportforfamilies.org

Masters Degree Required: 
No