My greatest joy is ordering certificates of completion when my students have finished a course. I feel their pride in their accomplishment!
— Betsy Slade, Instructor

Career & Volunteer Opportunities

Nondiscrimination Policy

Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired is in compliance with all requirements pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and all equal employment opportunity laws. The institute does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, sexual orientation or national origin in its activities, programs or employment policies, in accordance with Federal, State and local laws.

Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired is looking for a Student Services Associate. Please see the following position description:

Job Title: Student Services Associate/Switchboard Relief

Reports to: Director of Student Services

Overview: Meets the demands of the Student Services Department and Switchboard relief by providing support services to Hadley students and callers.

This is a full-time, on-site, nonexempt position.

Functions and Percentage of Time:

  1. Completes the data entry needs of the department in a timely manner. 75%
  2. Provide switchboard relief daily for lunch coverage and in absence of receptionist. 20%
  3. Carries out all duties assigned to achieve organizational goals. 5%

Skills Needed:


Qualified candidates please submit cover letter and resume to:

Jacqueline Sabian
Director of Human Resources
Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Volunteers Needed: Switchboard Relief

Varied days/hours. Will train.

Contact Jacqueline Sabian at 847-784-2762 or M-F, 8:30 to 5:00