[tabi] Lighthouse job openings (1) Public Awareness Specialist, & (2) Orientation & Mobility / Early Intervention Specialist

  • From: Lighthouse of the Big Bend <lighthousebigbend@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: tabi <tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Feb 2010 15:02:42 -0500

The Lighthouse of the Big Bend has two job openings. Please forward to
anyone who may be interested. Thanks! - Barbara

(1)* Public Awareness Specialist, part-time*
The primary goal of this position is to create, organize and implement a
public awareness campaign, developing materials and methods to create
awareness for three targeted groups: 1. Prospective employers in the Big
Bend; 2. High school teachers and students in the Big Bend; and 3. Members
of the general public. The position works 20 hours per week with flexible
hours depending upon public awareness engagements. Requires a minimum of one
year experience in visual disabilities, excellent oral and written
communication skills, basic computer skills in Microsoft Office Word,
E-mail, Internet, Desktop Publishing, and database experience, and
additional experience preferred in public speaking, marketing, non-profits
and educational systems preferred.

(2) *Orientation & Mobility / Early Intervention Specialist*
This full-time salaried (with paid leave, health, life & retirement
benefits) position works with children ages 0-5 who are visually impaired or
blind, as well as providing Orientation & Mobility services to teenagers &
adults who are visually impaired or blind. The EI/O&M position MUST be
eligible for certification as Orientation & Mobility Specialist and requires
a degree in visual disabilities or related field.
*

TO APPLY*: Send *required cover letter* describing qualifications & your
resume to Lighthouse of the Big Bend, 1286 Cedar Center Dr, Tallahassee, FL
32301 or email to *info@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx*
<info@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>(email preferred)
*

DEADLINE*: Please apply by Friday, February 19, 2010
*

QUESTIONS?* Job descriptions at
*www.lighthousebigbend.org*<http://www.lighthousebigbend.org/>or
contact Barbara at 942-3658 x 201

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Barbara L. Ross
Executive Director

Lighthouse of the Big Bend
Guiding People Through Vision Loss
1286 Cedar Center Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32301
(850) 942-3658 x201
Fax: (850) 943-4518
*www.lighthousebigbend.org* <http://www.lighthousebigbend.org/>

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