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      Summary Lighthouse Guild has three health plans through which we manage every medical and healthcare need, especially for those who are visually impaired. We coordinate healthcare, therapy, in-home ...


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      This is a unique opportunity for a MBA or graduate student to work with the executive suite of a $1 billion not-for-profit vision and healthcare organization. The candidate will assist the executive t...


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      Brief Description: Volunteers assist the administrative staff in The Diagnostic Treatment Center (DTC) as directed; meet, greet and escort clients to DTC; assist clients with completing any relevant ...


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    Athletes and Sports Competitors

    Compete in athletic events.

    Maintain optimum physical fitness levels by training regularly, following nutrition plans, and consulting with health professionals. Participate in athletic events and competitive sports, according to established rules and regulations. Receive instructions from coaches and other sports staff prior to events, and discuss their performance afterwards. Lead teams by serving as captains. Maintain equipment used in a particular sport. Represent teams or professional sports clubs, performing such activities as meeting with members of the media, making speeches, or participating in charity events. Assess performance following athletic competition, identifying strengths and weaknesses, and making adjustments to improve future performance. Attend scheduled practice and training sessions.

    Sociology and Anthropology -- Knowledge of group behavior and dynamics, societal trends and influences, human migrations, ethnicity, cultures and their history and origins. English Language -- Knowledge of the structure and content of the English languag

    Coordination -- Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions. Monitoring -- Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action. Active Listening -- Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times

    Speed of Limb Movement -- The ability to quickly move the arms and legs. Stamina -- The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath. Explosive Strength -- The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object. Gross Body Coordination -- The ability to coordinate the movement of your arms, legs, and torso together when the whole body is in motion. Oral Comprehension -- The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. Dynamic Strength -- The ability to exert muscle force repeatedly or continuously over time. This involves muscular endurance and resistance to muscle fatigue. Trunk Strength -- The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without 'giving out' or fatiguing. Extent Flexibility -- The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs. Multilimb Coordination -- The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down. It does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion. Dynamic Flexibility -- The ability to quickly and repeatedly bend, stretch, twist, or reach out with your body, arms, and/or legs.

    Performing General Physical Activities -- Performing physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials. Getting Information -- Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources. Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates -- Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.