11/09/2022Return to view all job openings
The Braille Institute is seeking an Orientation and Mobility Specialist for their Santa Barbara, CA (93105) location.
Who is Braille Institute?
Braille Institute is a non-profit organization whose mission is to positively transform the lives of those with vision loss. We offer a broad range of free programs, classes and services serving thousands of students of all ages helping to demonstrate that vision rehabilitation is a beginning, not an end.
We serve the community from seven centers, and hundreds of community outreach locations throughout Southern California, and lead popular national programs like Braille Challenge and Cane Quest. Our staff and volunteers understand losing your vision can be scary, but we believe it is not the end of independence but a new way of living.
About the role:
The Orientation and Mobility Specialist will conduct an initial and ongoing assessment of orientation and mobility skills for visually impaired individuals as well as identify and discuss mobility/travel goals and objectives;
Additional duties include:
Braille Institute requires its employees to be “fully vaccinated.” “Fully vaccinated” means having received both shots of a two-dose vaccination series (Pfizer or Moderna) or the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine AND having received a booster once booster-eligible, which is 6 months after the second dose for Pfizer or Moderna, or 2 months after the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Phone: 888-220-9286 ext 714
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