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Helen Keller Services

10/24/2022

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Requires local travel through LI/NYC. Masters required in either VRT, Deaf Education or TVI.

  • Conduct evaluation of communication skills of DeafBlind consumers, including face to face communication, functional written English skills, and use of telecommunication systems. 
  • Evaluate food preparation, cooking, cleaning, home and personal management, and banking and budgeting skills of DeafBlind consumers. 
  • Plan lessons and provide skills training in communication and independent living to meet goals.
  • Facilitate peer support groups and learning discussions for Deafblind individuals on topics related to independent living and vision rehabilitation.  
  • Complete written case notes during evaluation and training to monitor progress, identify problems and constraints, develop strategies and resolutions. 

Education:

Master’s Degree in Deaf Education, Vision Rehabilitation Therapy, Teacher of the Visually Impaired or related field required.  

 

E_mail: eoliver@helenkeller.org

Phone: (516) 833-8301 Ext:268

Cert: CVRT

Preferred certification