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Goodwill Vision Enterprises (formally known as ABVI) has a very long and successful history of doing a lot of good in the Rochester community and Finger Lakes Region. Join us in supporting individuals through person-centered services across the Rochester community, Finger Lakes Region and beyond.
As a Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist, you will assist individuals in gaining independence in their home, workplace and communities through diagnostic assessments to determine the individual’s current ability to travel and navigate safely, and the development of realistic goals that will be achieved during the training.
Training may take place in the participant’s home, workplace, or within their community, and may be conducted for individuals or groups. Skills in using a cane, navigating indoor & outdoor environments, using public transportation, protective techniques, human guide and appropriate smart phone applications will be the focus of the Orientation & Mobility Specialist. Each lesson will be designed with participant goals in mind, and will incorporate the use of appropriate tools and techniques. Monitoring and documenting a participant’s progress toward goals; reporting to sponsoring agencies; and participating as a part of the Vision Services team to provide the best participant experiences possible are key components of the role.
“Elevating people, community, and planet for a good today and better tomorrow.” is the mission we strive to serve every day in all of our community programs. Become part of our team and support individuals through person-centered services in the Rochester community and Finger Lakes Region.
Select your work schedule - full-time, part-time and contract opportunities available! Annual full time time salary: $60,000 - $72,000.
For more information, please contact JoBeth Rath, Director of Vision Services & Workforce Development (email@example.com), or apply online: https://apply.jobappnetwork.com/clients/13048/posting/8599461/en?utm_source=goodwillfingerlakes.org