LightHouse Orientation and Mobility Instructor Katt Jones works with a student during an Immersion Training.

Career Opportunities

Since 1902, the San Francisco-based LightHouse has continually searched for mission-driven, compassionate, creative and enthusiastic individuals to join our world-class staff in various California locations. If we’ve just described you, consider joining us in promoting the independence, equality and self-reliance of people who are blind or visually impaired.

We need a variety of skills, perspectives and schedules to complement a wide array of opportunities. The LightHouse not only provides blindness skills training and relevant services, but also access to employment, education, government, information, recreation, transportation and the environment. In support of these initiatives, there are often openings for diverse and interactive candidates. Please check this page often and feel free to share posts with others who may be interested.

Submitting an Application

  • For ease of accessibility, kindly submit your cover letter and résumé as Word attachments (no .PDFs please) and employment application (downloads in a Word document) to, using the job title as your subject line. To fill out the application, please enable editing in the document. We will not consider videos or hyperlinks to online profiles in lieu of the requested format. Due to time constraints, we apologize for being unable to acknowledge all interest that may be shown in each position. No third-party solicitations, please. We sincerely appreciate your thoughtful consideration during this process.

Positions Available

Seasonal Camp Positions

LightHouse Board Blind Advisory Committee (Volunteer)

LightHouse Equal Opportunity Statement:

LightHouse is an equal opportunity employer. LightHouse policy and the law prohibit discrimination and harassment based on an individual’s race, ancestry, religion or religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), color, age (40 and over), sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin (including language use restrictions), marital status, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), physical or mental disability (including HIV and AIDS), military or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions, denial of Family and Medical Care leave, height and weight, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local laws, regulations, or ordinances. Our policy and the law prohibit co-workers, third parties, supervisors, and managers from engaging in such conduct.

LightHouse personnel is employed on an at-will basis. Employment at-will means that the employment relationship may be terminated, with or without cause and with or without advance notice at any time by the employee or the Agency. We strive to maintain a scent-free environment and a drug-free workplace.

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