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The Oklahoma Parents Center accepts resumes’ and applications for employment on a continuous basis.  This page will be updated as new positions become available.  The Oklahoma Parents Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How to Apply:

  1. Complete a fillable application 2021 – OPC Employment Application – PDF Fillable
  2. Call the OPC and request an application be mailed to you.

The OPC job openings currently available:

Bilingual Information and Training Specialist
Part-time

Starting at $13 per hour

Are you a parent or family member of a child with a disability or a professional interested in working with families and speak Spanish?  Are you looking for part-time work, a casual working environment, where you can help families’ access support and resources while expanding your own knowledge?

If so, the OPC needs you as a Bilingual Information and Training Specialist!

This job would be primarily from a home-office setting.  So, this position could be located anywhere Statewide.  Don’t worry…the OPC provides you the training and supplies you need.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Advising and counseling of parents, professionals, and students about special education topics.
  • Communicating school information, resources, etc., to the parents who contact the OPC.
  • Attending IEP and other required meetings (conferences, workshops, staff development, etc.).
  • Keeping current with State and Federal rules and regulations.
  • Preparing and presenting training programs to youth, parents, school personnel, and community organizations.
  • Expanding the outreach to Oklahoma parents and youth.
  • Providing information into a data tracking system.
  • Other duties in order to carry out the work of the program.

Position Qualifications:

  • Must be fluent in English and Spanish!
  • Must be a team player.
  • Knowledge and experience in education and special education issues preferred, but not required.
  • Good analytical and decision-making skills are needed.
  • Computer operations skills in such applications as Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, etc. is preferred, but not required.
  • Good oral presentation, communication, writing and organizational skills/interfacing with others required.
  • After-hours (evening) travel and overnight stays are sometimes required.
  • Valid driver’s license with proof of automobile insurance required.
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.