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TAP Specialist Coordinator

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing ONLY accepts and reviews FULLY completed online state applications for all employment opportunities. Please note option to attach resume. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 540-332-7499 for assistance. Minorities, people with disabilities, Veterans, and people with National Service experience are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title TAP Specialist Coordinator
Role Title Prog Admin Specialist I - 19211
Job Open Date 02/02/2017
Job Close Date 03/02/2017
Open Until Filled
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range Negotiable from $32,619
Agency VA Dept F/T Deaf & Hard of Hear (751)
Agency Website https://www.vddhh.org/
Location Henrico - 087
Sublocation
Position Number 00003
Job Posting Number 1020977
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? Yes
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference Yes
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 04
Job Description

The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH) works to reduce the communication barriers between persons who are deaf or hard of hearing and those who are hearing, including family members, service providers, and the general public.
The position administers contracts providing Technology Assistance Program (TAP) services throughout Virginia, provides program support to the TAP service delivery system, serves as a TAP liaison to Virginia stakeholders and provide back up support to the front desk.

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in social work, counseling, public administration, deaf studies, rehabilitation, human services or a related field; and extensive professional experience. Professional experience must be in the area of planning, administering, developing, or delivering programs for deaf, hard of hearing and/or deaf-blind individuals. Additional professional experience may substitute, year for year, the required education. American Sign Language Proficiency Interview (ASLPI) certification at Level 2+ is required for entry into position.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated experience in administrative and clerical procedures, managing files, record retention.

Special Requirements
Special Instructions to Applicants

The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing ONLY accepts and reviews FULLY completed online state applications for all employment opportunities. Please note option to attach resume.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 540-332-7499 for assistance. Minorities, people with disabilities, Veterans, and people with National Service experience are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY.

Contact Information

Name Human Resource Services
Phone 540-332-7499
Fax
Email
Address

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Please describe your knowledge and use of specialized telecommunication equipment as used by the deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind and speech-disabled.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume