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Sarah Glenn-Smith, MBA, CI/CT
Position: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Agency: DEAF ADULT SERVICES, INC. (DAS) BUFFALO, NY
Qualifications: Masters Degree in Business or Non Profit Administration with a minimum of three years management experience or BA/BS in Human Services or equivalent with a minimum of five years management experience required. Proven experience with fundraising, grant writing, marketing, budget and financial management strongly desired. Thorough knowledge of Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Hearing cultures required as well as Sign Language proficiency. Strong people skills, diplomacy and public speaking abilities are necessary.
DAS encourages qualified applicants with Deaf culture and ASL experience to apply. Relocation funds may be available dependent on candidate selection.
Application can be downloaded at www.wnydas.org. Please send cover letter and resume with completed application to: Deaf Adult Services, Inc. Attention: Executive Director Search Committee, 2495 Main St. Suite 347, Buffalo, NY 14214 or e-mail to EDSEARCH@wnydas.org by Thursday, April 29, 2010. No exceptions.
POSTED 23 Sep 2008
Clinical Supervisor, Sign Language
New York Society for the Deaf Services
New York, NY
We are currently seeking an experienced Clinical Supervisor to oversee staff working in a residential facility for individuals who are deaf, deaf-blind, hard of hearing, and who may also have mental illness, a developmental disability, or a chemical dependency. This is an excellent opportunity to become a vital member of a multidisciplinary team, strongly rooted in the Deaf community. FEGS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.
Provide supervision to all staff either individually and/or in groups.
Assist in the recruitment of clients, conduct intake interviews and provide utilization review and discharge planning.
Participate in hiring, orienting, scheduling, evaluating and terminating program staff.
Ensure that services are performed and completed by program staff to include case management, activities of daily living, medication management, socialization and recreational activities, admission and discharge processes, follow-up, counseling, behavioral intervention and crisis management.
LMSW , MA Psych A minimum of 2-4 years post-Master's experience working with severely emotionally disabled populations including 2 years experience supervising BA and MA level staff. Fluency in American Sign Language required
To apply for this position, please email a coverletter and resume to
Work from home and be part of a growing company and great team of people!
LifeLinks---a video interpreting service offering video relay service (VRS) and video remote interpreting (VRI) ---is a rapidly growing company that is steadily becoming an important presence in the interpreting world. To bring our message of “Communication for a Healthier World” to more hearing and Deaf consumers, and to continue to spread the word of our exciting and innovative VRI and VRS services, LifeLinks is seeking remarkable, motivated, responsible and energetic people who want to be rewarded for their hard work and results. LifeLinks is accepting applications of Deaf individuals who wish to be a part of the growing marketing team.
Visit www.lifelinks.net to see more about the company.
The marketer is responsible for contacting organizations such as hospitals and libraries using LifeLinks’ video relay interpreters. The goal of the marketing team is to promote LifeLinks to organizations and generate interest in obtaining further information from LifeLinks management. Regular training is provided, and marketers can work from any location with proper videophone connectivity, with a flexible schedule.
Hourly, with potential bonuses tied to specific results. Some paid training provided.
Associates Degree in business, marketing or communication, or related field, from accredited college or university and minimum of two years sales or marketing experience. Strong skills in MS Excel and Word.
VP of Creative Marketing
450 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10032
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We will list them here free of charge.
Teaching of American Sign Language as a Foreign Language
Master of Arts Program
* Students will be provided with opportunities for scholarly study, research, and teaching practica experiences in linguistics and applied linguistics; anthropology and sociolinguistics; social and cognitive psychology; second language acquisition, instructional design, curriculum development, and assessment; and research methodology, as they pertain to the language, community, and culture of persons who are Deaf and hard of hearing.
* Master of Arts degree and New York State Teacher Certification in the Teaching of American Sign Language as a Foreign Language granted upon successful completion of the program. Certification reciprocity agreement with 40 other states are at hand.
* Housing and tuition financial assistance available.
* For more information, please contact:
R.S. (Rusty) Rosen, Ph.D.
Co-Coordinator, Master of Arts Program
The Teaching of American Sign Language as a Foreign Language
Department of Health and Behavior Studies, Box 223
Teachers College, Columbia University
New York, New York 10027
Canisius College - Buffalo, NY
Graduate Deaf Education Program
Canisius College in Buffalo NY offers a three-semester graduate deaf education program that begins in June and finishes the following May with graduation. CED and NYS certified program.
Classes Heavily practicum-based TC program with special affiliation to St. Mary's School for the Deaf. All classes are conducted in a state-of-the-art graduate suite at St. Mary's.
Enrollment Enrollment is limited to 12 graduates.
Deaf individuals are encouraged to apply.
Please contact: Dr. Pat Chrosniak, Director
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208
Check the Canisius College website for free application materials. http://gort.canisius.edu