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Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind


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Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teach visually impaired students in an individual and/or group setting

  • Instruct core curriculum including Expanded Core and grade level content standards

  • Develop, review and evaluate individualized educational plan (IEP) 

  • Observe and respond to environmental stimuli 

  • Conduct evaluations and assessments to determine developmental status and academic status

  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings and IEP meetings

  • Coordinating youth programs such as seasonal activities and enrichment services

  • Manage classroom resources


  • Bachelor’s degree in Special Education or related field required;

  • Must be able to obtain Board approved Vision Certification from area states/territory (DC, MD and VA).

  • Experience teaching students with Cortical Visual Impairment, preferred

  • Knowledge of  Assistive Technology

  • Strong Braille skills

  • Department of Education certification with Visual Impairment endorsement

    Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to   

    CLB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Phone: 202.454.6400

Cert: Any Certification