Teacher of the Visually Impaired/ Certified Orientation and Mobility Instructor #TL61125247

State of South Carolina

Job title: Teacher of the Visually Impaired/ Certified Orientation and Mobility Instructor #TL61125247

Company: State of South Carolina

Job description: Job Responsibilities

Assist local school districts or Statewide Early Intervention with the assessment of students who are blind and visually impaired and the reporting of educational and adaptive needs in the areas of visual development, literacy, social, self-help, Orientation and Mobility, and other areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum. Work with families in the natural environment and local school districts in the school based setting to schedule lessons, adapt instructional materials, and provide instruction in Braille, use of residual vision, Orientation and Mobility and other areas if the Expanded Core Curriculum. Assists in the development of appropriate individualized education plans or individual family service plans based on assessments. Participate in IFSP and IEP meetings.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Orientation and Mobility with ACVREP certification and SC Teacher’s Licensure in Visual Impairment and two years’ experience working with students (birth to 21 years) who are blind or visually impaired. Must be able to work effectively and cooperatively with parents, teachers, and other professionals in the provision of services. Must be proficient in the teaching of Braille and other adaptive skills needed by students who are blind. Must have considerable knowledge of methods to evaluate the educational needs of visually impaired students.

Additional Comments

If selected for an interview you must provide verification of your highest level of education (i.e., copy of BA Degree, high school diploma, college transcripts) and if applicable, licensure and/or certification (i.e., nursing licensure, teacher licensure, bus driving certification).

Expected salary: $42940 – 81766 per year

Location: Florence County, SC

Job date: Fri, 10 Mar 2023 08:44:26 GMT

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