05/01/2021Return to view all job openings
We are seeking a highly motivated and resourceful individual to join our dynamic non-profit organization as a Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT). The CVRT provides direct, hands-on rehabilitation services in both the community and agency settings, assesses needs, and teaches necessary skills which enable individuals served to function independently within their environments.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The CVRT works with other Vision Rehabilitation professionals to maximize an individual’s functioning and their adjustment to living with vision loss. S/he evaluates an individual’s functional skills in the areas of personal management, communication, home management, financial management, leisure time activities and the use of adaptive equipment. The CVRT will provide person-centered evaluations to develop and implement an individual rehabilitation plan, with input from other rehabilitation personnel and the individuals served. The CVRT must maintain thorough and complete documentation to comply with contract requirements and agency procedures.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Master’s degree in Vision Rehabilitation is strongly preferred; a Bachelor’s degree is required with a minimum of two years related experience. If the applicant is not already certified, s/he must be able to obtain professional certification within six months of hire. Must have valid NYS driver’s license.
Goodwill of the Finger Lakes and its subsidiaries encourage diversity in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression/Veteran/Disability
Comprehensive benefits package, relocation assistance available. Learn more about our organization at www.goodwillfingerlakes.org.