LDAH Position Available

Aloha family and friends of Learning Disabilities Association of Hawaii (LDAH),

We are looking for a qualified individual for our Honolulu Office to support parents of children with disabilities. Consider working with a dynamic group of people at LDAH and apply today. See below for details.

PARENT CONSULTANT

Needed: One full time

Application Deadline: June 21, 2013

Projected start date: August 1, 2013

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Parent Consultant is responsible for providing information, referral, technical assistance and advocacy to parents of children with special needs. The Parent Consultant conducts parent and professional trainings on Oahu and Neighbor Islands on special education roles, rights and responsibilities, IEP development, disabilities awareness and other related topics. Evening and weekend work will be required.

EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION

A Parent Consultant will possess great people skills, ability to learn detailed curricula, conduct research and have public speaking abilities. This person will be able to work independently and as part of the team, is adaptable to change, demonstrates tremendous initiative, and is ready for a challenging and rewarding experience.

A Parent Consultant will have personal experience and knowledge of Hawaii’s special education system and related Federal and State laws, and experience conducting presentations and trainings in the community. A degree in special education, human services, or a related field is highly desired.

The best candidates for this position are parents of children with disabilities.

TO APPLY

If you are interested in this position please complete ALL of the following steps:

1. Complete an LDAH Job Application. (Find online at: http://ldahawaii.org/employment.html.)

2. Provide a Current Resume

3. Provide a Cover Letter

4. Email cover letter, complete job application and resume in PDF format to Rosie Rowe: (Find Ms. Rowe’s email address at: http://ldahawaii.org/contact.html)

OR

4b. Mail cover letter, complete job application and resume to LDAH.

Address to:

Learning Disabilities Association of Hawaii
245 N. Kukui Street, Suite 205
Honolulu, HI 96817
Attention: Education & Training Coordinator

Rosie Rowe
Education & Training Coordinator
Learning Disabilities Association of Hawaii
245 N. Kukui Street, Suite #205
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817

Phone: 808-536-9684 or 1-800-533-9684

Fax: 808-537-6780

www.ldahawaii.org

 

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