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Posted 18 July 2019

To Whom it May Concern:

Someone shared your email address with me and indicated that you might post our job opportunity for us?  If you can, your help is greatly appreciated.  If you have any questions please let me know.

Applicants can apply at our website:, and also here is a direct link this this posting on our appliciaotn site:

Please let me know,



Tim Hannigan

Director of Recruitment

111 Elwyn Road

Media, PA  19063

O: 610-891-2003




Est. 1852


Posted 9 Aug 2018

Community College of Philadelphia

General Description

Community College of Philadelphia is an open-admission, associate-degree-granting institution which provides access to higher education for all who may benefit. Its programs of study in the liberal arts and sciences, career technologies, and basic academic skills provide a coherent foundation for college transfer, employment and lifelong learning. The College serves Philadelphia by preparing its students to be informed and concerned citizens, active participants in the cultural life of the city, and enabled to meet the changing needs of business, industry and the professions. To help address broad economic, cultural and political concerns in the city and beyond, the College draws together students from a wide range of ages and backgrounds and seeks to provide the programs and support they need to achieve their goals.

Community College of Philadelphia is seeking a full-time, tenure-track ASL/English Interpreting Instructor or Assistant Professor beginning in Fall 2019.

Specific Responsibilities

• The successful applicant will be responsible for teaching courses in Interpreting and ASL.

• In addition, position will require program planning and development, curricular/course review and oversight, and supervision of multimedia interpreting lab.

• Participate in collaborative teaching, College life and maintaining networks within the local deaf and interpreting communities. Courses may be offered at any of our campus locations.

• Demonstrate a sense of connection and responsibility for helping the College to achieve success through a commitment to its mission, vision, and values.

• Actively participate in the academic life of the College; including participation in graduation, recruitment events, general assemblies, student life activities and other cross functional teams. Create learning opportunities for students inside and outside of the classroom including opportunities to teach dual-enrollment high school students.

• Communicate effectively, share vision, focus on people, initiate positive change, value differences and foster collaboration. Work with and inspire others to achieve college, department, and individual success. Proactively identify/address problems.

• Establish an inclusive environment in the classroom. Demonstrate an understanding of, and sensitivity to, the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of the College's faculty, staff and students.

• Participation in continual assessment and course updates to ensure excellence in meeting program and student learning outcomes.

• Strive for excellence in teaching, applying best practices in field of discipline, and modeling behaviors that encourage student success and retention. Utilize innovative teaching strategies and technologies for online learning and other technology tools to meet the learning needs of a diverse student population. Maintain office hours to meet with students outside of the classroom and respond to questions or concerns.

• Commitment to professional learning and growth, student mentoring, and service to the profession. Remain current in the use of technology, developments within the field of discipline, and developments related to teaching and student success.

Minimum Qualifications

• Master's Degree in teaching Sign Language, ASL/Deaf Studies, ASL/English Interpreting, interpreter pedagogy, linguistics, or closely related field.

• RID and ASLTA certification required (or evidence of application in process.

• Applicants must have native or near-native fluency in ASL.

• Minimum three years experience teaching ASL and interpreting in a postsecondary setting. The successful applicant will have expertise in using technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process and be able to work day and/or evening as needed.

Preferred Qualifications

• Five or more years experience teaching ASL and interpreting in a postsecondary setting strongly preferred.

• Deaf individuals strongly encouraged to apply.

• Employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of background checks in accordance with the Pennsylvania Child Protective Services Law.

Community College of Philadelphia is an affirmative action, equal opportunity and equal access employer. The College encourages applications from individuals from traditionally under-represented groups. AA/EOE.

Apply Here:



Posted 14 June 2016

Under the ADA we offer an accommodation if a Deaf person requests this. Currently I have 2 Deaf employees working in our skilled nursing center. We have a community outreach service connected with our organization called Deaf Connections. They support us with interpreting services and I have a video phone in my office available to team members. Please consider placing my posting. I am really trying to network to reach those looking for employment.

SpiriTrust Lutheran The Village at Sprenkle Drive in York Pa is now hiring an Occasional Environmental Services Worker. Called to work as needed to cover open shifts.

SpiriTrust Lutheran provides residential living, personal care, skilled nursing and rehabilitation services in six senior living communities; home healthcare, home health telemonitoring, in-home support services and hospice care; a community-based program that allows skilled nursing-eligible seniors to remain living in their homes; and a range of community outreach services, including a Health, Education and Life Enrichment Program (H.E.L.P.) Center, case management, counseling services, financial literacy programs, deaf and hard of hearing services, domestic violence/abuse intervention and several volunteer-based assistance programs.

SpiriTrust Lutheran started in 1951 with $9,000 and a modest office on Market Street in York. Today, Lutheran Social Services of South Central Pennsylvania is one of the leading non-profit organizations in the region. LSS and its program agencies and subsidiaries serve nearly 15,000 people each year. At Lutheran Social Services, our employees are a highly valued resource. Their dedication, skill and commitment enable us to provide excellent service and care within our continuing care retirement communities, community outreach programs and home care services. We offer: Competitive salaries Comprehensive benefits package Education assistance Career advancement/professional growth Friendly, team-oriented environment If you are ready to join us for a rewarding career.

General Responsibilities Responsible for performing environmental services cleaning duties in accordance with established procedures to ensure proper infection and disease control; performing a variety of environmental services duties in order to maintain assigned area(s) in a sanitary, orderly, safe, and attractive condition; achieving goals as established in the department’s annual operating plan; coordinating work within the department, as well as with other departments; reporting pertinent information to the immediate supervisor; responding to inquiries or requests for information.

Basic Qualifications Education/Training: A high school diploma or equivalent normally required.

Skill(s): Speak and understand English; moderate reading, writing, and grammar skills; proficient interpersonal relations and communication skills; ability to follow written and oral instructions and procedures; demonstrated knowledge of cleaning agents, tools, and laundry and housekeeping equipment operation; valid driver’s license where required to meet Program’s needs. Refer to separate analysis for physical requirements of the essential functions with or without accommodation.

Experience: None required.

Apply online at by choosing the Careers tab at the top of the page, Senior Living Community job postings, The Village at Sprenkle Drive, Pool/Occasional Environmental Services posting.

Amy Eakins
Environmental Services Manager
The Village at Sprenkle Drive
1801 Folkemer Circle
York, PA 17404

“Every evening I turn my worries over to God. He's going to be up all night anyway.”
Mary C. Crowley


Posted 11 July 2013
Our charity is seeking interns to join our Sign Language TV crew.

- learn to operate camera
- assist set designers
- and more

No experience necessary. Great attitude and work attitude a must!

Deaf Welcome Foundation
501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Public Charity for Sign Language TV & Media

(610) 379-4800 Office
(610) 440-3111 Videophone


 Posted 18 June 2013
Human Resources Manager Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Community Support Associate
Positions available in Hughesville, PA to be responsible for staffing supports for individual with disabilities residing in community settings.

Minimum qualifications: Caring, Compassion and patient to work with individuals with developmental disabilities. A valid driver’s license with a good driving record. Drug testing required. Ability to respond during emergencies and the ability to physically assist individuals in need.

Forward resumes to
Community Interactions, Inc.
Equal Opportunity Employer


Posted 26 May 2010
Deaf Services Center, a dynamic team of behavioral health professionals serving Deaf and hard of hearing children and adults is seeking a BC/BE Child/Adolescent/Adult Psychiatrist. Full or Part time – no weekend hours – no on call. Work directly with emotionally disturbed deaf/hard of hearing children and their families from a diverse cultural and clinical population. Adults with a range of diagnoses are also served by our program. Our team of professionals includes American Sign Language interpreters and deaf staff who can support a psychiatrist who is interested in working with this unique population and program. Responsible for evaluations and medication management. Located in the Philadelphia suburbs. Send resume to: or contact Wendy Heines at 215-884-9770.

Rachel M. Colavita
Office Coordinator/HR
Deaf Services Center
614 N. Easton Road, 2nd Floor
Glenside, PA 19038
Phone: (215) 884-9770 x607
VP: (267) 415-1482
Fax: (215) 884-6301


POSTED 9 July 2008

Posted 8 July 2008
Pressley Ridge Services for the Deaf (Education and Residential)

Program Description

Careers Main Page

Title: Teacher - Deaf Education / Special Education
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Status: Full Time (year round)

The Pressley Ridge School for the Deaf is hiring a classroom teacher. The teacher is responsible for developing and implementing Individualized Education Plan's, academic plans and behavior treatment plans for students. Classrooms utilize a team teaching setting working with Deaf / Hard of Hearing students needing academic, emotional and/or behavioral support.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with PA Certification in Deaf Education or Special Education. Sign Language fluency is required. Must have appropriate clearances.

Title: Sign Language Interpreter (3 openings)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Status: Part Time

The sign language interpreters for the Pressley Ridge Services for the Deaf will be responsible for interpreting in various settings within Pressley Ridge programs including, but not limited to classrooms, client-centered team meetings, staff meetings, staff trainings, home visits, and many other informal situations. The Sign Language Interpreter must adhere to the National Association of the Deaf and Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Code of Professional Conduct including but not limited to the following:
• Interpreters adhere to standards of confidential communication.
• Interpreters possess the professional skills and knowledge required for the specific interpreting situation.
• Interpreters conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to the specific interpreting situation.
• Interpreters demonstrate respect for consumers.
• Interpreters demonstrate respect for colleagues, interns, and students of the profession.
• Interpreters maintain ethical business practices.
• Interpreters engage in professional development. (NAD-RID Code of Conduct)

Requirements: Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Certification or National Association of the Deaf Certification. Degree from an interpreter training program or interpreter education program preferred or at least three years experience interpreting in a variety of settings. Good command of the English language including education and mental health terms. Valid driver’s license and relevant clearances.

Title: Curriculum Specialist
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Status: Full Time

The Curriculum Specialist (CS) at the Pressley Ridge School for the Deaf is responsible for providing support services in the areas of curriculum consultation, intensive and specialized academic programming, extra-curricular activities, and diagnostic testing. She/he is also responsible for substituting in classrooms for absent classroom teachers or mental health workers as requested.
Requirements Pennsylvania Teacher Certification in Special Education. Masters Degree in Special Education or B.S. degree in Special Education AND (2) two years teaching experience. Fluency in Sign Language (PRSD). Necessary State and FBI Clearances. Pennsylvania Driver’s License and safe driving record.

Title: Office Manager
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Status: Full Time

Pressley Ridge Services for the Deaf is looking for an experienced Office Manager with sign language skills. This staff position is responsible for the administrative and other duties of the program office as well as the maintenance of the client and staff files and ensuring program is meeting all licensing state and local codes. The Office Manager will perform assigned clerical duties assigned by appropriate supervisor. Ability to multi-task is a necessity in busy office environment.

Requirements: HS Diploma or equivalent, associates degree preferred. Must be proficient in MS Office suite of applications, Office management or secretarial experience required. Sign language proficiency (ASL). Proper clearances.

Title: Mental Health Specialist (2 openings)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Status: Full Time

The Pressley Ridge School for the Deaf is currently looking to hire two Mental Health Specialists. The Mental Health Specialist (MHS) is responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring effective individualized mental health programming for each assigned student. MHS also assists the classroom teacher in the development, implementation and monitoring of individualized academic programs for each assigned student.

Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in psychology, social work, counseling or related field. Sign Language fluency is required. Must have appropriate clearances.

Title: Night Watch Teacher / Counselor – Deaf Services
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Status: Full Time

Pressley Ridge Services for the Deaf Education and Residential program is hiring for the position of night Teacher / Counselor. The Night T/C is responsible for providing overnight supervision (during sleeping hours) and care for the youth in the program. Night T/C must remain awake to provide back-up during the night shift and is responsible for the well being of the children in the residential home. Night T/C will provide overnight supervision and act as a support to counselor staff. Applicant must be a strong advocate of children and teenagers in the community, school, and placement to ensure success.
Requirements: HS Diploma/Equivalent, associates degree preferred. Basic ASL skills required, ASL fluency preferred. Candidate will be asked to learn ASL if not fluent. Must have valid drivers license and reliable transportation and appropriate criminal / child abuse clearances.

Title: Teacher/Counselor – Deaf Services
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Status: Full Time

Located in Swissvale, PA the T/C is responsible for providing primary care for the youth in the Pressley Ridge Services for the Deaf Residential program. The T/C is involved in all phases of the development of the child and acts as a mentor, teacher, and role model. The T/C also provides therapeutic counseling and direction on a one-on-one and group basis and provides appropriate socialization and therapeutic activities toward the development and social and interpersonal functioning of the child. Applicant must be a strong advocate of children and teenagers in the community, school, and placement to ensure success.
Requirements: BA/BS degree is required. Sign language (ASL) Fluency required. Must have valid drivers license and reliable transportation and appropriate criminal / child abuse

For additional information or to submit an Application and/or Cover Letter and Resume contact:

Mary Ellen Ketterer
Program Coordinator; Pressley Ridge Services for the Deaf
530 Marshall Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15214


Bryan Gibbons
Human Resources
5500 Corporate Dr. Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15214

Direct Support Professional

Full time position working one on one with an individual who is deaf with autism and mental retardation in community based Residential program providing communication training and a total communication environment. Person must be able to pass the ASL-SCPI or ASL-PI at the intermediate level.

High School Diploma or GED and a valid PA drivers License required.
Benefits include company paid Health & Life Insurance, as well as flexible leave policy and 401(k) Plan.

Come in to fill out an application or Mail, Fax or
e-mail your resume to:
Devin McFerren, Sr. Vice President
Spectrum Community Services Inc.
645 Penn Street 5th Floor
Reading, PA 19601
Fax: 610-372-2839

If you know of any listing services that will work with the deaf in the state of Pennsylvania, please send them to me at:

We will list them here free of charge.


Pressley Ridge Services for the Deaf
530 Marshall Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15214


Spectrum Community Services Inc.
645 Penn Street 5th Floor
Reading, PA 19601
Fax: 610-372-2839









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