VISIONS Center on Blindness (VCB) SUMMER 2020 POSITIONS, QUALIFICATIONS and SALARIES

 

If you are interested in any of the following positions, please contact VCB Director, Krystal Findley Jones at kfindleyjones@visionsvcb.org or by phone at (212) 625-1616 ext. 302

 

Supervisor (4 Positions Available)

Manage a team of 5 program assistants, supervise dorms, program activities, and manage meal service. Social work, Special Education, Health, Human Services, Rehabilitation or related experience required.

Supervisory/Management experience required. (Must be 24 yrs. +)

Salary: $6,000 for full summer commitment; must be willing to reside on-site.

 

Dining Hall Manager (1 position available)

Manage meal service and oversee the dining operation for 3 meals per day. Culinary Art, Business Administration, Social Work, Health, Human Services, Rehabilitation or related experience required.  (Masters level students and graduates are encouraged to apply.)

Supervisory/Management experience Required. (Must be 24 yrs. +)

Salary: $6000 for full summer commitment; must be willing to reside on-site.

 

Program Specialist (5 positions available)

Plan and facilitate program activities. Looking for experienced professionals in Arts (Crafts, Pottery, Music, Dance, etc.), Fitness (Must have Certification), Education (Adaptive Computers, Nature, Children’s Program, etc.), Assistive Technology, Social Worker, Office Manager/Job Coach.

Must have program expertise and experience facilitating groups. (Must be 21 yrs. +)

Salary is $6000 for full summer commitment (4 weeks are available as well).

 

Professional Staff/Intervention Specialists (5 positions available)

Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT), Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS), Occupational Therapist (OTRL), Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI), Early Intervention Specialists (EI), Para Professionals/Teacher’s Aides, etc. 

Experience with special populations.

Salary: Full summer negotiable (7-day session = $1,000/Professional; $500/Paraprofessional)

 

Program Assistant (16 positions available)

Provide assistance with program activities, meal service and in dormitories. Outgoing, warm, committed and interested in working with people of all ages who are blind. Maturity, enthusiasm, creativity and motivation a must. (Must be 18 yrs. +)

No prior experience needed to apply.

Salary: $4793.75 for full summer commitment.

 


Full Summer Commitment is Preferred (July 21st, 2020 – August 30th, 2020).

TRANSPORTATION & ROOM & BOARD are available upon request. VCB provides transportation to and from Manhattan, New York.

VISIONS is an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations are made for people with disabilities.