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Position: Teacher
Department: Elementary
Status: Full Time 10 Months Instructional
32.5 hrs per week

Minimum Requirements:

BS Degree in Visually Impaired and PA Teaching Certificate. Special Ed Degree will be considered. Experience working with ages 5-12 years of age with Visual Impairment and multiple disabilities.

Summary Of Duties:

Develop and implement IEP (Individual Education Plan) for each student, based upon assessment of student’s and needs. Develop classroom goals and objectives which reflect the IEP. Provide written lesson plans for coordinators’ approval on a weekly basis. Determine age appropriate curricula and modify to suit individual goals, and provide specially designed instruction on an individual basis when required.

Organize collection of student data. Develop and/or implement discipline or behavior goals/plans for students. Complete report cards or progress reports as required. Communicates with parents/ others about child progress.

Overbrook School Blind Human Resources/ October 11, 2014

Position Available Position: RN School Nurse/ Dorm Nurse
Department: Health Services
Status: Hours Will Vary, Day/Evening Shift

Minimum Requirements:

RN, License in the State of Pennsylvania at least 5 years experience preferably with Pediatrics, Spinal needs population.

Position Summary:
Assessment of students health needs, delivery of prescribed medications and treatments. Performs Illness and Health Maintenance Assessments and Screenings. Conducts in-service programs to classroom staff, students, parents and other OSB staff on a variety of topics including but not limited to first aid, G-tube feedings, diabetes, and seizure medications. Provides on-going assessment of primary caseload of students with documentation of such assessment at least once a semester. Participates in routine screenings of students (height/weight/ blood pressure /hearing).Transcribes orders accurately. Maintains Kardex accurately. Maintains Residential monthly Kardexes. Administers medication accurately and safely. Monitors medication system to be sure the order, prescription bottles and Kardex are all accurate and are the same.

Overbrook School for the Blind
Human Resources
May 15, 2014

Position Available

Position: Housekeeping Supervisor

Department: Housekeeping

Status: Full Time Position/ Non - Instructional 37.5 Hrs Per Week
Minimum Requirements:

10 years of related work experience and at least 5 years supervision is required. High School Diploma with BS degree preferred. Proven personnel management skills with aptitude to judge quality of performance in custodial and floor care maintenance. Technology user skills sufficient to prepare reports in Excel and Word, and aptitude to operate the School Dude Work Order System. Frequently lift equipment and materials weighing 50 pounds or more. Work in wide variety of environments as found in all areas of the school. Able to operate vehicles and machines. Excellent Communication Skills.

Summary of Duties:
Hires, schedules and supervises Housekeeping and Floor Care Staff. Responsible for department personnel management, including performance evaluations, training and development and discipline when necessary. Coordinates responses to all housekeeping requests/ work orders from program coordinators and development and discipline when necessary. Oversees regular cleaning of the school and related facilities and manages any contracted cleaning services. Ensures compliance with local, state and federal regulatory requirements, including work safety regulations. Collaborates with program and staff leadership to understand special needs and maintain quality of support to the mission and campus, events. Leads and collaborates in the use of equipment for heavy duty cleaning of bathrooms and flooring surfaces. Trains staff in the proper use of equipment. Ensures housekeeping staff participation in the schools recycling program and is a leader in use of “green” cleaning supplies and reduction of hazardous chemicals. Makes maximum use of purchasing from approved vendors, and ensure sufficient supplies for housekeeping and classroom use.

Overbrook School for the Blind
Human Resource Department
August 19, 2014