11/26/2018Return to view all job openings
Instructor for the Visually Impaired - We offer room for growth and the chance to be a part of an organization that makes a difference.
We are a growing nonprofit company based in Fresno, Visalia, and Bakersfield that offers its employees growth potential, the opportunity to use your skills creatively, the chance to make a real difference in someone’s life, and competitive benefits.
The Company: Since 1973, Valley Center for the Blind has been helping people with vision loss build skills to live independently and reach their goals. We are focused on a healthy work/life balance and are known for the great care we take with clients and employees alike.
· Our company spirit is empowering, hardworking and goal focused
· We believe that every person, regardless of disability, can reach their goals given the proper instruction and support and their determination.
The Position: We’re looking for some AWESOME instructors who can utilize their creativity and helpful spirit to teach a variety of subjects at a new, developing second location for an established nonprofit.
· Change lives and have a wide variety of work experiences.
· The opportunity to be on the ground floor of building opportunities for people with vision loss in Bakersfield, California
· Be a self-driven, critical thinking and helpful team player who wants to help a great group of people fulfill our mission!
· Teach a variety of blindness skills to individuals with vision loss including Assistive Technology, Independent Living Skills, and Work Readiness
· Certification in Orientation and Mobility not required but WAY TO GO if you’ve got this too!
The Location: Valley Center for the Blind’s second location is in Bakersfield, California. This is a great place to live because the cost of living is dramatically reduced from most of California, Bakersfield is a thriving town with a variety of entertainment, shopping, and dining options, and is in close in proximity to wonderful beach and mountain destinations.
Why Should You Apply?
· Change lives by helping people find hope and reach their goals
· Flexible Hours
· Opportunities for growth and creativity
· Competitive Benefits
Cert: Any Certification
We are looking to hire for this position as soon as possible and are happy to discuss what you are looking for. Give us a call today!