Braille Transcriptionist

Chester County Intermediate Unit - Downingtown, PA4.2

Full-time
Position Type:
Support Hay/Braille Transcriptionist

Date Posted:
12/19/2018

Location:
Phoenixville Area School District

Closing Date:
02/28/2019

At the present time, an opening is available as a 1: 1 support person for students with sensory impairment. The position supports use of alternate written systems for the visually impaired including Braille and other forms of tactile methods to support learning.

Qualifications:
Must be knowledgeable in Braille and other forms of tactile communication methods to facilitate access to educational curriculum and exchange of information between the student and those involved in the student environment
Current police, child abuse & FBI Fingerprint clearances required
Clearance as an MA provider by the Commonwealth of PA and federal government (conducted by CCIU upon hire)

Duties and Responsibilities:
Ability to communicate the essential information related in the educational setting.
Ability to transcribe voiced or print communications in an efficient and effective manner as required.
Ability to apply sound judgment to resolve conflicts and solve problem

Location:
Phoenixville Area School District

Salary:
$22.34 - $27.93 per hour

Equal Opportunity Employer
Chester County Intermediate Unit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Chester County Intermediate Unit ensures equal employment opportunities regardless of race, creed, gender, color, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability. Chester County Intermediate Unit has a policy of active recruitment of qualified minority teachers and non-certified employees. Any individual needing assistance in making application for any opening should contact the Department of Human Resources at 484-237-5085.

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