01/06/2023Return to view all job openings
Participate in the diagnostic and Individualized Education Program (IEP) process, evaluate students in the areas of orientation and mobility.
Provide training and direct instruction in orientation and mobility techniques and in the use of orientation and mobility materials and devices including visual efficiency skills, utilization of residual vision, concept and sensory development, spatial orientation, familiarization to environments, and utilization of tactile, visual, and auditory maps.
Train students on the necessary skills, which enable them to navigate familiar and unfamiliar environments, including retail stores, offices, and public transportation, train students on self-advocacy and how to handle emergencies.
Collaborate with teachers and assist in the development and implementation of the IEP as it relates to orientation and mobility services, work with teachers of the visually impaired to conduct functional vision assessments as it relates to independent travel.
The full posting may be found at https://education.ky.gov/jobs/Pages/Orientation-and-Mobility-Teacher.aspx