[NFBWATLK] New Position at Deaf Blind Service Center in Seattle

Nightingale, Noel Noel.Nightingale at ed.gov
Wed Sep 19 18:38:58 UTC 2018

From: Heather Melendez - DBSC [mailto:AdminAssistant at seattledbsc.org]
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 11:36 AM
To: DBSC Info
Subject: New Position at DBSC!

 *See below information about an available position here at DBSC. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Angela to the email listed below*

The DeafBlind Service Center (DBSC) is a nonprofit agency that serves DeafBlind individuals. DBSC is currently seeking a motivated and dependable individual for the following position:

Position:      SSP Coordinator
Hours:                   Full-time (32 hours) with benefits
Reports To: Executive Director

Main Responsibilities:

*        Coordinate SSP services for deafblind clients & SSP sub-contractors
*        Recruit, train (one-on-one and groups), and mentor new SSP sub-contractors
*        Recruit & coordinate substitute and one-time SSP services upon request
*        Maintain state mandated confidential client case files, records, and statistical data
*        Process invoices
*        Maintain confidential SSP sub-contractor files
*        Provide community training and outreach about the SSP Program
*        Assist in planning DBSC workshops
*        Recruit volunteer SSPs for community events
*        Other tasks as assigned


  *   BA degree and/or minimum of 3 years' experience working with Deafblind adults
  *   Fluent in American Sign Language
  *   Knowledge of Deaf and Deafblind communication styles and culture
  *   Strong English skills, including verbal and writing abilities
  *   Proficient in MS Office Suite
  *   Knowledge of Google Drive
  *   Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills
  *   Self-directed, flexible, and highly organized with the ability to prioritize

Application Process:

1. Submit Resume
2. Include three references with at least one work related contact person
3. Send a cover letter specifically addressing your qualifications and how you are suited to take on the main tasks
4. Please send your cover letter and resume to:

Angela Theriault - Executive Director at:

atheriault at seattledbsc.org<mailto:atheriault at seattledbsc.org>

Closing Date:  Open until filled

Employment is "at will." DBSC maintains an employment "at will" relationship with its employees. Both parties are free to terminate the employment relationship at any time for any reason.

DBSC is an equal opportunity employer.

Heather Melendez

Administrative Assistant

DeafBlind Service Center

1620 18th Ave. Suite #200

Seattle, WA 98122

833.235.5550 (Toll Free - Voice)

206.323.9178 (Voice)

206.455.7932 (VP)

206.323.3644 (TTY)

206.328.8497 (Fax)
info at seattledbsc.org (Email)

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