01/04/2024Return to view all job openings
Metrolina Association for the Blind (MAB) founded in 1934 is a non-profit organization located in Charlotte, NC. MAB provides an array of rehabilitative services. The mission of the company is to reduce or eliminate the daily living challenges imposed upon people by blindness or visual impairment.
We are searching for a Certified Low Vision Therapist (CLVT). The CLVT is responsible for clinical duties of the Low Vision Clinic and provides low vision therapy to patients.
Primary Responsibilities Include:
Salary is based on experience.
Background check, credit check and drug screening are required.
This position reports to the Director VRS (Vision Rehabilitation Services).
Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
Candidates with multiple certifications/degrees are encouraged to apply.
Certified Low Vision Therapist (CLVT) is a professional who specializes in helping people with low vision to maximize their remaining vision and improve their quality of life. They are trained to evaluate the functional vision of people with low vision and to recommend appropriate low vision aids and devices that can help them perform daily activities more easily. The CLVT uses functional vision evaluation instruments to assess visual acuity, visual fields, contrast sensitivity function, color vision, stereopsis, visual perceptual and visual motor functioning, literacy skills in reading and writing, etc. as they relate to vision impairment and disability. They instruct in the use of prescribed low vision devices.