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  Job Description

Summary of Position:           Provide intake, life skills management, and information and referral services to blind and visually impaired adult clients.  Plan and facilitate quality of life classes and support groups for adult clients.  Teach ESL classes.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct intake interviews to assess client need and determine eligibility for services based on contract criteria.

  • Develop and monitor Specialized Services plans.

  • Provide blindness-specific and generic information and referral services for SFSS clients.

  • Teach quality of life support groups designed to foster independence and self-esteem.

  • Facilitate life skills classes designed to foster self-sufficiency and community integration.

  • Facilitate English as a Second Language classes (ESL).

  • Plan and develop curricula for support groups and life skills classes.

  • Manage and facilitate off-site low vision support group at satellite locations.

  • Evaluate and document progress of support group participants and life skills students, via progress reports and database statistics for clients.

  • Plan and conduct community support programs and in-service activities.

  • Conduct outreach in the Philadelphia area.

  • Transportation token distribution and reconciliation.

  • Other duties, as assigned by Human Services Director.


Experience:    3 years’ experience in rehabilitation, social services, education, or related field.    Experience working with the Blind and Visually Impaired.


Education:   Bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation, social work, education or related field.  MSW required.


Special Skills:    Strong planning, organizational and group facilitation skills. Good organizational, communication, documentation and interpersonal skills.  Familiar with Microsoft Word and database programs.  Fluent in reading, writing and speaking both English and Spanish.

  Metro Area Philadelphia PA
  Job Location City Philadelphia
  Job Location State Pennsylvania
  Job Location Zip 19107
  Job Location Country United States
  Compensation Salary From: $0.00 To: $0.00
  Job Category Counseling, Education and Training, Human Relations, Social Services
  Prefered Experience 3 year(s)
  Job Type Full time
  Language 1 English ( Speak Read Write )  
  Language 2 Spanish ( Speak Read Write )  
  Job Posting Date Mar. 6, 2017

Organization Details

  Organization Name Associated Services For The Blind And Visually Impaired
  Organizational Focus Other Service Organization, Service Organization, Social Services, Teaching, Training
  Contact Person Tim McGovern
  Contact Phone none posted
  Contact Fax none posted
  Contact Email

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