Saavi Career Opportunities

We want you!
Saavi Services for the Blind is hiring.

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Saavi has two training centers, one in Phoenix and one in Tucson with a satellite location in Yuma. Saavi uses nonvisual skills training for all ages based on high expectations in preparation for higher education, employment, and everyday living.

Our Vision: We believe in a world where blind individuals are equal contributors locally, nationally, and throughout the world, demonstrating it is not what you can see…it is what you can do.

What we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Sign-on Bonus
  • Moving Allowance
  • Health Benefits for you and your family with shared costs by Saavi (Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA, HSA)
  • 401(k)
  • Training and opportunities to grow
  • Abundant time off including Holidays, Vacation, Sick and Personal Time
  • We strive for work/life balance

What we are currently hiring for:

Facilities Technician with Driving Responsibilities: Phoenix Campus

Job Summary:

The Facility Technician performs janitorial and maintenance functions as required to maintain the overall cleanliness and maintenance of the Saavi center . This position will adhere to a strict cleanliness code as set by the CDC. The driving responsibilities include a route in the morning or afternoon to transport students to and from the facility.

This position contributes to Saavi Services for the Blind mission to cultivate growth and opportunity for blind people through nonvisual skills training; gaining the knowledge that all challenges have solutions, and fostering self-efficacy, empowerment, and confidence.   This means that all hold a positive philosophy of blindness, and all contribute to the success for each student.

Reports to: Facilities Manager

Location: Phoenix

Supervisory Position: No

Job Type: Non-Exempt – Part Time

Look here for full job description, Facilities Techician.

Orientation and Mobility Instructor: Phoenix Campus

Job Summary:

This position contributes to Saavi Services for the Blind mission to cultivate growth and opportunity for blind people through nonvisual skills training; gaining the knowledge that all challenges have solutions, and fostering self-efficacy, empowerment, and confidence. This means that all hold a positive philosophy of blindness, and all contribute to the success for each student.

This position provides non-visual instruction in individual and multistudent settings to Saavi Services for the Blind students while maintaining Structured Discovery principles. Instruction may take place both in the training center environment and in the community.  Instructors must demonstrate personal competence in performing all skills taught in an authentic nonvisual manner.

Supervision Received: Varies

Location: Phoenix

Supervisory Position: No

Job Type: Full Time-Exempt

Look here for full job description, Orientation and Mobility Instructor.

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