The Texas Hands & Voices Guide By Your Side (GBYS) program currently has part time position openings for the following: one (1) D/HH Guide in the South Houston area, one (1) Parent Guide in the South Houston area and one (1) Bilingual Parent Guide in the Dallas/Fort Worth metro area and/or the Valley.
A Parent Guide must be a parent/guardian of a child who is deaf or hard of hearing. A D/HH Guide must be an adult who is d/Deaf or hard of hearing. The Guides will undergo specialized ongoing training in order to provide support to families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Guide By Your Side (GBYS) is a program of Texas Hands & Voices that provides support for parents of children who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf/blind, or deaf with additional disabilities. The goal of the program is to provide parents – with d/hh children ages birth to twenty-one – the opportunity to establish a supportive relationship with a trained and experienced fellow parent and/or a d/Deaf or hard of hearing adult.
Please send in your applications by February 6, 2015