Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Access Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time

Published

07/11/2018

Address

1155 Market St.
10th Floor
San Francisco
CA
94103
United States

Description


The Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Access Coordinator (DBTAC) works directly with the Deaf-Blind Services Coordinator and an off-site team of Deaf-Blind Access Technology Trainers to provide telecommunication equipment (per the federal Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Equipment Program guidelines) and training with Deaf-Blind Californians who are eligible for the Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program (DBEDP). While this position is primarily based out of the LightHouse satellite office at the Ed Roberts Campus in Berkeley, this position is a combination of center based and itinerate training throughout northern and southern California. Per the DBEDP, recipients can be any age, but must be deaf-blind, which includes persons who are hard of hearing and blind or low vision and hard of hearing. The DBTAC is responsible for providing 1:1 instruction and using an interpreter as required.


The DBATC is specifically responsible for assessing the skills of each approved applicant, and working with the consumer to determine the best fit of hardware and/or software to meet their telecommunication needs. The access technology equipment for a recipient can include, but is not limited to: PC or MAC computing systems; SMART phones; refreshable braille displays; note takers and/or screen magnification or speech software  Additional supportive equipment may also include: noise canceling headphones, large print keyboards or other relevant hardware to ensure the recipient has full access and us to their equipment. The DBTAC must have the ability and experience to use and train recipients on the access technology related to the DBEDP. 


 

Benefits

Medical

Dental

Vision

FSA/HSA Plan

HDHP(High Deductible Health Plan)

401(k) Plan Match

Fitness Club Discounted Membership

Live Insurance

Work and Life Balance

Level of Language Proficiency

None

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

hr@lighthouse-sf.org
http://www.lighthouse-sf.org

Please Include Cover Letter with Resume.


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