Job Opening: Hatlen Center for the Blind

Part-time Instructor’s Aide/Night Supervisor

The Hatlen Center for the Blind is a small, but world-class nonprofit organization in the San Francisco Bay area that teaches visually impaired, mostly young adults, the skills they need in order to live independent and fulfilling lives.

Students live in their own apartments integrated into a large apartment complex in the community. The instructor’s aide/night supervisor lives in the same apartment complex and is available to assist students in the evenings and occasionally on the weekends. Other duties include: attending a weekly staff meeting, assisting students in moving in/out of the apartment, opening and maintaining the computer lab in the evenings, enforcing Hatlen Center rules, providing evening activities to facilitate socialization, and assisting in any emergency medical or other situations. We are looking for someone with good judgment and people skills, as well as someone who is a team player.

Applicants must: 1) Have a high school diploma; although a Bachelor’s degree or degree in progress is preferred, 2) Have good computer skills to assist students in the computer lab. The work year for this position is 12 months and the normal workweek will average a minimum of 20 hours. Compensation includes a salary, reduced rent, and benefits. This is an ideal job for someone who is currently attending school and who is interested in making a difference. Check out our website at

Fax (510) 234-4986 or email resume and cover letter to