National Braille Press

88 St Stephen St
Boston, MA 02115
www.nbp.org

Date Posted:
August 23, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Seasonal

Text Reader/ Copyholder

Description:
National Braille Press is looking for flexible part-time employees with open availability to work on-site with a blind braille proofreader. A qualified individual will read print text aloud while a blind braille proofreader simultaneously verifies braille text and images for accuracy. A background in math and science is strongly preferred, but not required. The position is seasonal and on-call, from now through May 2020, Monday through Friday, 8-5pm, but hours may fluctuate day-to-day dependent upon the volume of work.
Qualifications:
  • Ability to read text passages, maps and charts clearly and concisely.
  • Background in math or science preferred, but not required 
  • Flexibility to work on-call with 24 hours' notice.
How To Apply:
Please email your resume and cover letter to Sean Lawler, Production Manager, at slawler@nbp.org
Apply by:
October 17, 2019
Salary:
$12/ hour
About this Organization:
A non-profit braille publisher, National Braille Press promotes literacy for blind children through outreach programs and provides access to information by producing information in braille for blind children and adults. National Braille Press is the premier braille publisher in the US specializing in producing original braille works written by blind authors expressly for blind people.