ACVREP Employer Job Postings

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02/05/2020

Currently hiring Orientation and Mobility Specialists and/or Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments for full or part-time work in New Hampshire.  Incentives for signing or relocation possible for qualified candidates.  COMS and TVI positions with Future In Sight are itinerant positions working with students in school districts and young children in early supports and services programs state-wide.  

Office located in Concord, New Hampshire. Itinerant services offered state-wide

07/02/2019

Title: Learning Expert in Assistive Technology -Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Reports to: Senior Practice Leader in Assistive Technology

The Learning Expert in Assistive Technology will collaborate with a team of assistive technology experts to create, implement and manage workshops designed for individuals with blindness and visual impairments. This position will contribute effectively to the overarching developmental program goals and core results that enable learners to thrive at home, at work and in the community.

Headquartered in Winnetka, Illinois - Can Work Remotely

07/01/2019

Seeking an Orientation & Mobility Specialist to provide direct, hands-on orientation and mobility services in both the community and agency settings for the Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired/Goodwill of the Finger Lakes. Assesses needs and teaches necessary skills, which enables consumers to function independently within their environments.

Rochester, NY

06/26/2019

Consultants working in the Wyoming Department of Education, Vision Outreach Services support needs of individuals of all ages who have visual impairments and oversee the implementation of multiple federal and state programs which support individuals who are blind or have low vision. The WDE is inviting applications from exceptional individuals who possess the rare combination of talent, drive, special education experience and a desire to make meaningful contributions to Wyoming's learners, and educational programs and systems

Casper, Wyoming

06/24/2019

The Association for Vision Rehabilitation and Employment, Inc. (AVRE) seeks an Orientation and Mobility Specialist (O&M) to work with people in the Southern Tier of New York who are blind or visually impaired. The O&M Specialist will join a team of dedicated professionals committed to working with people who are visually impaired to live successful and independent lives. AVRE assists approximately 2,000 individuals annually through provision of itinerant services.

Compensation is competitive for the position and the area and includes a strong benefits package. Some relocation, student loan repayment, and tuition assistance and/or reimbursement may be available. Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification. A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Orientation and Mobility is required. Salary range is $41,000 - $47,000. Final salary is based upon qualifications and experience.

 

Binghamton, NY

06/24/2019

The job of Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments was established for the purpose/s of providing direct and/or consultative special education to students with various from birth to 21 related to vision loss. Orientation and Mobility Specialists (O&M) teach those with vision loss how to travel safely, confidently and independently in their environment.

Morton, PA

06/24/2019

The Association for Vision Rehabilitation and Employment, Inc. (AVRE) seeks an Orientation and Mobility Specialist (O&M) to work with people in the Southern Tier of New York who are blind or visually impaired. The O&M Specialist will join a team of dedicated professionals committed to working with people who are visually impaired to live successful and independent lives. AVRE assists approximately 2,000 individuals annually through provision of itinerant services.

Compensation is competitive for the position and the area and includes a strong benefits package. Some relocation, student loan repayment, and tuition assistance and/or reimbursement may be available. Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification. A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Orientation and Mobility is required. Salary range is $41,000 - $47,000. Final salary is based upon qualifications and experience.

 

 

Binghamton, NY

06/18/2019

WHITE SANDY BEACHES, BOATING ADVENTURES AND RESTAURANTS GALORE!

ATTENTION: CVRTS and TVIs - welcome to Naples!! The Lighthouse of Collier in Naples, Florida is looking for a full-time CVRT or TVI to work with adults. This is a great place to live and raise a family.  According to Forbes magazine in 2015, Naples was rated the “top city for future job growth.” Coastal Living Magazine rated Naples as “the happiest, healthiest city in America” - three years in a row! If you are looking for a great place to live, raise a family and eventually retire, Naples has it all. 

This position carries the major responsibilities to instruct persons with blindness and vision loss in the use of compensatory skills, assistive technology and basic orientation and mobility skills in order to live safe, productive, and independent lives.

Naples, FL

06/11/2019

Responsible for providing direct and/or consultative O&M and TVI services for people with visual impairments. These services enable the clients to learn skills necessary to remain safe and independent in a variety of settings.

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

05/28/2019

Vision Forward, a cutting-edge non-profit organization, currently has a career opportunity for someone to serve as a full time Assistive Technology Specialist to work with a wide range of clients with vision impairments.  The ideal candidate is dedicated to assisting clients with visual impairments achieve their goals and has the willingness to grow and develop professionally.

Vision Forward is recognized as the premier agency serving people of all ages with vision loss in Southeastern Wisconsin.   We empower, educate and enhance the lives of individuals impacted by vision loss through all of life’s transitions.  Our vision is that all individuals with vision loss have reached their full potential to lead active and independent lives.

 Responsibilities to Fulfilling the Vision Forward Mission:

·       Promote the dignity of

Milwaukee, WI

05/02/2019

Orientation and Mobility Instructor for the Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation

Las Vegas, NV

04/23/2019

Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (Norfolk Regional Office) within the Division of Services will provide a quality program of individualized rehabilitation services, educational consultation, technical assistance, and instruction that will empower eligible individuals to achieve their desired levels of independence consistent with their abilities and informed choices. The incumbent will provide orientation and mobility assessment and instruction to individuals who are blind and visually impaired to maximize the ability to travel independently and safely in both familiar and unfamiliar areas, thus reducing one of their greatest impediments to personal independence.  Apply online at the following link:  https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=1340729

Norfolk

04/16/2019

Primary responsibilities of this position are (1) providing technical assistance to individuals who are blind, their families, and service providers; (2) providing training related to blindness, rehabilitation, and NRTC research results to groups of varying sizes, including marketing of these training activities; (3) conducting outreach to disseminate NRTC research results; and (4) assisting with research activities and the dissemination of results under the direction of experienced staff members.

Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS

04/04/2019

The Conklin Center for the Blind is seeking a Director of Vocational Services to oversee all community based services and to serve as the community liaison, as well as oversee program requirements, successful accomplishment of outcomes and program expansion. The Director of Vocational Services is accountable for deliverables included in the Center’s contracts and other commitments to funders as they relate to the Center’s programs including but not limited to, work experience placements, employment outcomes, supported living and funder-specific regulations including Medicaid Waiver Assurances.

Daytona Beach, FL

04/04/2019

The Program Coordinator will be required to develop and assist with the implementation of programs and projects that support the program’s vision and short- and long-term goals.  This includes evaluating, writing and developing program procedures in accordance with the needs of the program, overseeing quality control of procedures and maintaining data integrity in preparing and submitting federal reports in compliance with applicable federal and state regulations. 

505 Deaderick Street, Nashville TN 37243

04/04/2019

The Conklin Center for the Blind is seeking an Orientation and Mobility Specialist to provide individualized training to our clients who are blind or visually impaired with additional disabilities. The O&M instructor will teach clients to travel safely and independently.

Daytona Beach, FL

04/02/2019

The Assistive Technology Instructor will teach laptop computer skills, specifically with VoiceOver on Mac computers, JAWS on PCs, and magnification features.  Fluency with key commands specific to these applications is essential. Other skills must include mainstream word processing, from document creation to formatting, email management, and online engagement including online learning platforms.  In collaboration with the College Success Team, the Assistive Technology Instructor will teach College Success students to develop an awareness of, and skills in using appropriate technical and non technical solutions to enable college bound students to access their college curriculum, effectively and efficiently.  The Assistive Technology Instructor will model a growth mindset, problem solving techniques and envision appropriate, innovative independent technology use for College Success students.

Watertown, MA

04/02/2019

The Multi Purpose Vision Rehabilitation Teacher will provide support for College Success students, with the goal of supporting individual growth, independence and satisfaction with the range of independent living skills and learning skills needed for successful college completion, and life.  

 

Watertown, MA

03/21/2019

Positively impact the lives of those with vision loss by providing high-quality adaptive technology training to teach Second Sense clients how to reach greater independence. Join a dynamic, innovative organization dedicated to delivering exceptional service that meets the immediate needs of its clients.

Part-Time Assistive Technology Specialist Instructor

Second Sense

03/18/2019

Vision Itinerant &/or Orientation and Mobility Specialist Vision

The Vision Itinerant provides educational assistance along with orientation and mobility services to students who are blind/partially sighted and whose placement is in their home school or other special education program due to an additional disability. The vision Itinerant travels between schools to provide service to each student. Services are provided based upon students needs as identified in the IEP process during a multidisciplinary conference. The range of students’ needs may change each year and during the year.

RANGE OF PAY: Based on years of experience and education

WORK SCHEDULE:  10 months / Full-time

CLASSIFICATION:   HEA

Huntley, IL

03/12/2019

The Vision Institute of South Carolina, a growing Non-Profit organization that promotes achievement and independence for people who are visually impaired or blind, has an opening for a Teacher for the Visually Impaired for the 2019-20 school year. This position will be located in the upstate of South Carolina. Find out how to become part of this growing and dynamic team of teachers who are making a difference across the state of South Carolina!

SC Upstate

03/12/2019

The Vision Institute of South Carolina, a growing non-profit organization that promotes the achievement and independence of people who are visually impaired or blind, has an opening for a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist for the 2019-20 school year.

SC Midlands

03/01/2019

Vocational Instructor – Assistive Technology Instructor

Little Rock, Arkansas

02/25/2019

The Francis Howell School District is seeking a dual-certified Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) and ACVREP Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) to assist in meeting the education needs of students who are blind or visually impaired. The successful candidate will provide direct instruction and/or consultation for children with visual impairments in the classroom, community, and homebound environments. The students range in age from preschool through high school (up to age 21) receiving public education in a variety of educational placements. The cognitive levels of students range from severely impaired to gifted and talented. Because the position is itinerant and requires travel, the candidate must have a valid Driver’s License, reliable transportation, and auto insurance allowing the transport of students for instruction and consultation in the Expanded Core Curriculum and/or orientation and mobility.

Saint Charles, MO

02/06/2019

This is a part-time position for 3 days per week, through the end of the school year (ASAP-June). 

OVERVIEW:

O&M specialist works with students with visual impairments in achieving maximum independence through instruction in safe, efficient travel within the school, home and community. 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Required: PEL with Special Ed PK-21 with Blind Visually impaired Endorsement required with additional certification as O&M Specialist (COMS). 

Troy, IL

02/06/2019

OVERVIEW:

Responsible for providing orientation and mobility (O&M) instruction for students with visual impairments to travel independently and safely. O&M is one of the nine areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) required to be evaluated for students with visual impairments. These services enable the students to travel safely, efficiently, and independently in their home, school, and community environments. 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Required: Bachelor's and/or Master's degree Certification from the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals (ACVREP) 
Preferred: Experience with school-aged children, including infants and preschoolers Experience with children with multiple impairments Experience working with teams 

York, PA

02/04/2019

Have a passion for assisting others with living their best life? Are you an awesome O&M Instructor interested in making a real difference?

Valley Center for the Blind is looking for awesome people who care about quality of life for the visually impaired. Help people with vision loss set and reach their goals through specialized methods of instruction and support in a underserved community while enjoying a variety of opportunities.

Fresno, CA and Surrounding Areas

01/30/2019

As the successful candidate, you will work in partnership with the Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ (BLENNZ), to establish a transition framework and processes for BLENNZ students who meet the transition criteria and are ready to move to adult services. 

Auckland, New Zealand

01/28/2019

Oversee all aspects of Vision Rehabilitation Services and training to ensure that clients achieve the level of independence established by their Rehabilitation Service Plan.

Minimum requirement of a Bachelor’s degree in Vision Rehabilitation or related field. Masters degree in Vision Rehabilitation or related field preferred.   Three years of experience in the field of Vision Rehabilitation preferred. Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist.

North Fort Myers, FL

01/27/2019

Instructs clients in core areas of rehabilitation teaching for persons who are blind or visually impaired.  Clients may or may not have additional handicapping conditions. Clients may be age 14 or older.

Broward County, FL

01/15/2019

Long Term Orientation & Mobility Substitute assignment 3/18 - 6/21/19 to work 2 days per week based on students' schedule and sub's availability. Support students in the Clarkston, Rochester, and Troy, MI areas providing direct instruction, consulting with LEA staff, monitoring student progress, developing/ ordering materials/equipment. MA in Orientation and Mobility from AER approved university/college. Current COMS certificate from ACVREP. Employment will be through EDUStaff (third party administrator). Interested candidates should contact Alicia Beck at Alicia.Beck@Oakland.k12.mi.us.

 

Oakland County, MI

01/09/2019

Kaleidoscope Education Solutions, an industry leading referral firm for educational professionals, is recruiting for a qualified Orientation and Mobility Specialist in the Monroe, Michigan area. Qualified candidates must have a current, Orientation and Mobility Certification (ACVREP; COMS) in Michigan, an MA in Orientation and Mobility, updated clearances--Michigan Criminal and FBI--and experience working with children. If you or anyone you know is interested in this tremendous opportunity, please reach out to me, Frank Marsh TODAY via phone at 484-383-1874 or via email at fmarsh@kesgroup.net.

Monroe, MI

01/07/2019

CERTIFIED VISION REHABILITATION THERAPIST (CVRT)

Basic Function:  Instruct persons with vision impairments in the use of compensatory skills and assistive technology that will enable them to live safe, productive, and interdependent lives. Work in areas that enhance vocational opportunities, independent living, and the educational development of persons with vision loss, in center based or itinerant settings.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in: secondary or special education, rehabilitation counseling, human/social services or related field.  Masters preferred.

 License and/or Certification:

  • Current certification or actively pursuing one of the following:  - CVRT, COM, TVI, COTA, OT

 Experience:

  • Minimum of one years’ experience working with individuals who are visually impaired
  • 215 E. NEW HAMPSHIRE STREET, ORLANDO, FLORIDA

01/07/2019

Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI)

Washington, DC Metro Region – Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind is hiring a Teacher of the Visually Impaired for local public school districts. This job opportunity is itinerant and will require reliable transportation. We are looking for someone who is flexible and willing to work with any age groups. Ages range from 3 to 18 years old and caseload could be between 3 to 6 school sites.

This can be a full time, part time or consulting position with a continuing caseload.  Position will remain open until filled.

 

Silver Spring, MD

01/03/2019

Charleston County School District has an opening for a Certified Orientation and Mobility Instructor. Dual certification as a Teacher of the Visually Impaired is a plus.

Charleston, South Carolina

01/03/2019

Charleston County School District has an opening for a Certified Teacher of the Visually Impaired. Dual certification as an Orientation and Mobility Instructor is a plus. 

 

Charleston, South Carolina

12/18/2018

Teacher of the Visually Impaired (part-time)

Largo, FL

11/26/2018

Have a passion for assisting others with living their best life? Have experience with vision loss and teaching?

Valley Center for the Blind is looking for awesome people who want to make a difference as instructors for the visually impaired. Help people with vision loss set and reach their goals through specialized methods of instruction and support in a underserved community.

Bakersfield and Fresno, CA

11/19/2018

Job Summary: The Orientation & Mobility Specialist provides quality assessments and training to clients of all ages.  The job requires both facility-based and itinerant training to foster safe and independent travel skills for the clients we serve.  The Orientation & Mobility Specialist participates in community outreach events, advocacy opportunities, and meetings with local coalitions to represent the needs of people with vision loss.  He/she consults on the continuing development of Vision Rehabilitation Service programs.  

New Orleans

11/16/2018

Orientation and Mobility Assistant (Part-Time: 28 hours)
Anticipated Opening: January 7, 2019

 

Wrentham, MA

11/10/2018

Mainly serving seniors (age 55+), the primary purpose of the CLVT is to serve as the Low Vision Services Coordinator for the Marjorie McNeely Low Vision Clinic, interact with the optometrist and intake coordinator, instruct individuals in the use of residual vision with optical devices, non-optical devices, and assistive technology, and help determine the need for environmental modifications in the home, workplace or school. The CLVT works as part of an interdisciplinary team with an optometrist, other program, office, management staff, board members and volunteers to create a service plan and ensure quality services. Dual certification or experience with O&M, VRT or CAITS is preferred. Bi-lingual (Spanish-English) highly preferred

Pacific Grove, CA

11/05/2018

SAAVI Services for the Blind is a non-profit organization with offices in Tucson, Phoenix, and Yuma. SAAVI has been working with the blind and visually impaired Southern Arizonans since 1964 and serves over 2,000 blind and visually impaired students each year. SAAVI is committed to providing dynamic and progressive programs and services to meet the rehabilitation and social needs of individuals with vision loss, promoting individuals to become active participants in determining their success, and raising public awareness through community involvement and establishing partnerships with others.

Yuma, Arizona

11/05/2018

SAAVI Services for the Blind is a non-profit organization with offices in Tucson, Phoenix, and Yuma. SAAVI has been working with the blind and visually impaired Southern Arizonans since 1964 and serves over 2,000 blind and visually impaired students each year. SAAVI is committed to providing dynamic and progressive programs and services to meet the rehabilitation and social needs of individuals with vision loss, promoting individuals to become active participants in determining their success, and raising public awareness through community involvement and establishing partnerships with others.

Phoenix, Arizona

11/05/2018

SAAVI Services for the Blind is a non-profit organization with offices in Tucson, Phoenix, and Yuma. SAAVI has been working with the blind and visually impaired Southern Arizonans since 1964 and serves over 2,000 blind and visually impaired students each year. SAAVI is committed to providing dynamic and progressive programs and services to meet the rehabilitation and social needs of individuals with vision loss, promoting individuals to become active participants in determining their success, and raising public awareness through community involvement and establishing partnerships with others.

Tucson, AZ

10/31/2018

Summary:  Coordinates activities of the Transition programs to ensure that Participants are provided quality, individualized services to attain goals and objectives consistent with the mission of the Lighthouse of Broward by performing the following duties personally or through team members. 

Fort Lauderdale, FL

10/19/2018

The Stepping Stones Group is currently interviewing part time(5hrs) TVI Teacher with Orientation and Mobility Specialist certification for the 18/19 SY in Vero Beach, FL!

Vero Beach, FL

10/11/2018

The Stepping Stones Group is currently interviewing full time TVI Teacher with Orientation and Mobility Specialist certification and Braille for the 18/19 SY in Cullman, AL!

Cullman, AL

10/11/2018

Sunbelt Staffing currently has a full time opportunity for a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) to work in the Charlotte, NC area.  This is a contract position for approximately 37 hours per week.  The qualified OMS will provide services to several students with various degrees of visual impairment and cognitive disability. Candidates must be motivated and committed to playing a vital role in improving educational outcomes for children. Interested Orientation and Mobility Specialists are encouraged to submit their résumé for consideration to catheryne.budzian@sunbeltstaffing.com.
 

Requirements:

  • Best practice supports a Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist (COMS) through the Academy of Vision Rehabilitation Professionals (ACVREP). Some of the requirements for certification include: O&M specific master’s level course work through an approved university prog
Charlotte, NC

10/10/2018

Certified Low Vision Therapist (CLVT)/Low Vision Services Coordinator

Mainly serving seniors (age 55+), the primary purpose of the CLVT is to serve as the Low Vision Services Coordinator in the Marjorie McNeely Low Vision Clinic; interact with the optometrist and intake coordinator; instruct individuals in the use of residual vision with optical devices, non-optical devices, and assistive technology; and help determine the need for environmental modifications in the home, workplace or school. The CLVT works as part of an interdisciplinary team with an optometrist, other program, office, management and volunteer staff to create a service plan and ensure quality services. Dual certification or experience with O&M, VRT or CAITS is highly preferred. Bi-lingual (Spanish-English) highly preferred.

Pacific Grove, CA

10/09/2018

Sunbelt Staffing is currently has a full time opportunity to WORK FROM HOME (37.5 hours per week) available for an Teacher of the Visually Impaired who holds certification in the state of Maryland. The qualified Teacher of the Visually Impaired will provide services remotely via their computer to several students with various degrees of visual impairment and cognitive disability. Candidates must be motivated and committed to playing a vital role in improving educational outcomes for children. Interested Teachers of the Visually Imapare encouraged to submit their résumé for consideration to catheryne.budzian@sunbeltstaffing.com.
 

Requirements:

  • State licensure or ability to obtain required certification in Maryland
  • Current School Certification
  • Experience working in school programs or with pediatric populations is preferred
  • Provide instruction and training in skills related to low vision and/or blin
Waldorf, Maryland

10/03/2018

At Lighthouse Louisiana, our mission is to empower people with disabilities through services, employment, and advocacy.

Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Gulfport create jobs for people who are blind. Proceeds from the sales of high quality, commercially competitive products help fund services for people who are blind, Deaf, and who have other disabilities. We help people get jobs, regain their independence, and challenge expectations of the capabilities of people with disabilities. Even as a century-old non-profit, we are constantly evolving to better serve our community.

JOB SUMMARYThe Low Vision Therapist is a key member of the Vision Rehab team, providing insight to co-workers and relevant input for programming.   He/she is responsible for providing optimal assessments and training to clients with varying degrees of vision loss.  Services are provided across the

New Orleans, LA

10/03/2018

The Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders at the University of Nebraska Lincoln is searching for a faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor of Practice with expertise in orientation and mobility. This position is non-tenure leading with 12-month appointments renewable annually with potential for promotion in rank to Associate and Full Professor of Practice. Review of applications will begin October 30, 2018, and remain open until filled. To learn more about this position and how to apply go to https://employment.unl.edu, requisition #F_180176. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See:  http://w

Lincoln, NE

10/03/2018

At Lighthouse Louisiana, our mission is to empower people with disabilities through services, employment, and advocacy.

Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Gulfport create jobs for people who are blind. Proceeds from the sales of high quality, commercially competitive products help fund services for people who are blind, Deaf, and who have other disabilities. We help people get jobs, regain their independence, and challenge expectations of the capabilities of people with disabilities. Even as a century-old non-profit, we are constantly evolving to better serve our community.

JOB SUMMARY: The Orientation & Mobility Instructor will provide quality assessments and training to youth through the Youth Services programs.  The job requires both facility-based and itinerate training to foster safe and independent travel skills for the students we serve.  The Orientation & Mobility Instructor will

New Orleans, LA

10/02/2018

Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI)

Washington, DC Metro Region – Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind is hiring a Teacher of the Visually Impaired for local public school districts. This job opportunity is itinerant and will require reliable transportation. We are looking for someone who is flexible and willing to work with any age groups. Ages range from 3 to 18 years old and caseload could be between 3 to 6 school sites.

This can be a full time, part time or consulting position with a continuing caseload.  Position will remain open until filled.

Washington, DC Metro Region

09/24/2018

This is an itinerant teaching position that provides early childhood development, education, and enrichment program services, working with children, ages 0 - 5 with visual impairments and their families primarily in the home, school, and other appropriate environments, mainly within Polk and Hardee Counties.  Extensive local travel is required.

Based in Winter Haven, FL 33881

09/24/2018

:  This position provides orientation & mobility (O&M) training to children and adults of all ages in Polk, Hardee and occasionally in other surrounding counties.

Based in Winter Haven, Florida 33881

09/24/2018

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist - certified under the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education (ACVREP). 

One hour per week, or two hours every other week, services for 1 high school age student. Provide direct instruction, primarily off-campus.  There is flexibility in scheduling but hours should be after 2pm. 

Must be able to provide direct service for the student, consultation services to the district TVI, assist in the development of O & M goals/objectives for the IEP, provide quarterly updates on progress toward goal/objectives, and provide consultative support to the family as requested by the Director of Special Education Services.  Reports to the Director.

Salary - negotiable

 

100 Black Rock Turnpike Redding CT 06896

09/14/2018

Full-time blind and visually impaired teacher.

Apply online at www.onboces.org.

Orleans and/or Niagara Counties

09/12/2018

Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired (IESBVI) is seeking an Orientation and Mobility Specialist to serve the Ottumwa, IA and surrounding area. Join our innovative program and start enjoying a fulfilling career serving students with visual impairments while earning a competitive salary with excellent benefits. Contact Justin Ruegg at (319) 213-3728 or jruegg@iowa-braille.k12.ia.us

AA/EOE

Ottumwa, IA

09/11/2018
  • POSITION TITLE: Vision Rehabilitation Therapist,Full-time, exempt

  • Master’s Degree in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT) or Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI)

  • Two (2) or more years relevant experience working with adults who are blind/visually impaired, preferred

  • ACVREP certification or be eligible for certification within 12 months of hire date, required

  • Knowledge and skills in the areas of adult rehabilitation, vocational training, and/or visual impairment/blindness

  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Carries out a program of instruction with individuals and small groups in food preparation, personal self-care, budgeting, medication management, understanding, diabetes management, household organization/cleaning, clothing care and identification, home and kitchen safety, personal grooming, eating skills, etc.

 

 

Atlanta, GA

09/10/2018

Lighthouse of the Big Bend (Tallahassee, FL) is seeking highly motivated COMS to provide direct instructional services to clients ages 14 and older who are blind, visually impaired, or have multiple disabilities.  FULL-TIME and PART-TIME positions available. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS encouraged to apply. Great benefits package for both full-time and part-time employees!

Required: Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist

Preferred: Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Tallahassee, Florida and surrounding counties

09/10/2018

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

The essential function of the Low Vision Occupational Therapist is to provide skilled occupational therapy interventions to patients with visual impairments to improve their functioning in daily life activities.

Seattle Wa

09/05/2018

Bolton Public Schools is looking to fill the following position for the 2018-2019 school year:

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist – Certified under the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education (ACVREP).

  • Schedule based on student population, currently no more than five hours per month.

Duties:

  • Provide direct, specialized instruction and consultative services as they apply to developmental and compensatory skills for students who are blind or visually impaired.
  • Serve as a resource for training and consultation to schools and families. 
  • Applicants should have expertise in IEP development, the assessment and evaluation of students with vision impairments, with a focus on monitoring student progress, and act as an integral collaborative member of an educational team.
  • Flexibility in scheduling.

Hourly contract. Salary is negotiable

Bolton, CT

09/05/2018

The League is excited to announce the availability of an Orientation & Mobility Specialist position. This position is responsible for assisting the consumer who has lost the ability to travel independently. The O & M Specialist provides white cane travel training to consumers of all ages in indoor and outdoor settings, teaches consumers how to access public transportation and orients consumers to areas of their choice and/or need.  

 

Fort Wayne, Indiana

08/29/2018

TEACHER ITINERANT BLIND/VI   

Location: Window Rock & Prescott, Arizona

Pay Rate: $34,266 - $65,597

Window Rock & Prescott, Arizona

08/28/2018

Position:  Vision Rehabilitation Therapist or Intern, full-time, salaried, with benefits, 2 positions - one serving the mid-coast region and the other serving the north-central region in Maine.

The Iris Network, a community-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission of helping people who are visually impaired or blind to attain independence and community integration, seeks 2 Vision Rehabilitation Therapists, one to serve the mid-coast region and the other to serve the north-central region of Maine, to teach independent living skills and provide primary vision rehabilitation to adults and transition-age youth who are visually impaired or blind on an individual basis or in small groups within the client’s community.  These regions are primarily rural and require significant travel.

 

Maine - mid-coast region and north-central region

08/28/2018

Position:  Vision Rehabilitation Therapist, full-time, salaried, with benefits, based in Portland and serving Cumberland County and surrounding communities in Maine.

The Iris Network, a community-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission of helping people who are visually impaired or blind to attain independence and community integration, seeks a Vision Rehabilitation Therapist to teach independent living skills and provide primary vision rehabilitation to adults and transition-age youth who are visually impaired or blind on an individual basis or in small groups within the client’s community and in our Rehab Center.

Portland, Maine

08/24/2018

Certified Low Vision Therapist

The incumbent completes a functional low vision evaluation for patients that identifies visual impairments utilizing various vision evaluation instruments under the direction of an optometrist in the low vision department.  The therapist also evaluates work history, educational performance, ADL and IADL performance, use of technology, quality of life and aspects of psychosocial and cognitive function.  Utilizing collaboration with an interdisciplinary team, the therapist assists the patient in adjusting to the impact that vision impairment has on quality of life.

NOTE:  This is a part-time, grant-funded position for approximately one year.  The number of hours worked per week will depend on patient load, however, it is believed that the schedule will be 16-20 hours per week.  Company-provided benefits are not available for this position.

Southern College of O

1245 Madison, Memphis, TN 38014

08/22/2018

School Based position for a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS)  in Jersey City, NJ

working with children with low vision/no vision/impaired vision ; ages 3-12.

Will to consider someone temp to hire or direct hire.

Salary would be $60-70k

Must be Certified

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) COMS Description Orientation and mobility instruction is a sequential process in which visually impaired individuals are taught to utilize their remaining senses to determine their position within their environment and to negotiate safe movement from one place to another.

 

Jersey City , NJ

08/21/2018

Qualifications

• Michigan Special Education Teacher Certification (SK)

• Must have or be eligible for Teacher Consultant Approval

• Demonstrate consistency and organizational skills crucial to visually impaired students.

• Must meet N.C.L.B. highly qualified requirements for assignment

• Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board of Education and/or Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable

Job Description

• Demonstrate knowledge of assessment techniques

• Knowledge and skills to implement local curriculum

• Demonstrate classroom management skills

• Demonstrate research based instructional techniques

• Knowledge and skills to implement the Common Core

• Knowledge and skills in technology

• Ability to complete records in a timely manner

• Possess skills to communicate to all memb

Lincoln Park Public Schools

08/10/2018

The New Jersey Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired  (CBVI), a division within the Department of Human Services is seeking to hire Orientation and Mobility Instructors. 

 

Freehold and Newark, New Jersey

08/10/2018

The Foundation for Blind Children, located in Phoenix, AZ is seeking to hire:

  • Orientation and Mobility Instructor 
  • Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Phoenix, AZ

08/06/2018

Director of Client Programs

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director will set and control the training and vacation schedules of the training staff and organizes on -site classes and off-site (in-home) trainings.  Works with Dorm Manager to ensure the proper schedule and care of the students in class are followed.  Communicates with the International Guide Dog Federation and ensures the Training Department is in compliance with the guidelines set forth by that entity, as well as Assistance Dogs International. 

 

 

Palm Springs, CA

08/02/2018

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist!

Teach Near the Beach!

This position is responsible for that part of the educational process that prepares the blind student to travel independently in their home, school, and community environments. 

The O&M specialist provides direct and/or consultative special education services relating to the vision loss to an array of students including infants, students with low vision and/or multiple impairments.

 

Savannah, Georgia

08/01/2018

Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Instructor - 

The O&M Instructor works collaboratively with co-workers on the LVRC team and community partners to ensure clients of all ages receive comprehensive orientation and mobility training to help each individual achieve his or her goals for independence.

Shreveport, Louisiana

08/01/2018

Assistive Technology Instructor

Program Goals:

  • Design and implement a comprehensive AT program to educate and improve the personal and professional lives of clients with low to no vision and other disabilities.
  • Provide individual and group training, and support for faculty, staff and clients’ in the areas of access technology, alternate media, distance education, electronic information and adaptive accommodations for clients with low vision and other disabilities.
  • Design and implement lesson plans customized to meet the personal and professional goals of each client.
Shreveport, Louisiana

07/31/2018

Manager Elder Blind Grant - Gainesville:

Supervision of day to day operations for the delivery of services under the Elder Blind Grant funding.

Gainesville, Florida

07/27/2018

ACVREP certification a must

BA or Master's 

Experience with students with disabilities preferred

Hours - 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Monday - Friday, 35 hour work week.   

This position has an extended school year program.

 

Jersey City, New Jersey

07/25/2018

Teacher for the Visually Impaired Job (VI)
Rock Hill, South Carolina

Birch Agency

  • W2 Contract Job
  • Full time
  • 37.5 - 40 hours per week
  • 2018 - 2019 School year (August 2018 - June 2019)
  • ACVREP certified
  • Must meet State of South Carolina requirements
  • Paid Relocation Assistance if needed
  • Full benefits
  • Weekly Direct Deposit - Every Friday is Pay Day!
Rock Hill, South Carolina

07/25/2018

Statewide Vision Low Incidence Specialist

Joint Maryland Department of Special Education and The Maryland School for the Blind Position

                                                                                

SUMMARY:  This position, which is jointly supervised by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) and The Maryland School for the Blind (MSB), has the statewide leadership responsibility to ensure quality programs and services for students who are blind or visually impaired, including those with m

Baltimore, MD

07/25/2018

Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist Job (COMS)
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Birch Agency

  • Full time
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • School Setting 
  • One school site - no traveling between schools
  • Paid Relocation Assistance is needed
  • BCBS Insurance
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
Spartaburg, South Carolina

07/24/2018

Industries of the Blind:  Industries of the Blind, Inc (IOB) is a 501c(3) not-for-profit organization headquartered in Greensboro, NC whose Mission is to provide opportunities for employment and personal development for people who are blind or visually impaired to achieve greater independence.  IOB has grown over the last 85 years to employ more than 250 people, 140+ whom are blind.  IOB is a self-sustaining organization, meaning that we support our non-profit business and our employees with the products we manufacture and services we provide.  IOB manufactures textiles, assembles office supplies and janitorial products, and provides 3rd party distribution services.  IOB’s customers include the US government, the military, and commercial businesses. 

 

Summary of Position:  To provide orientation and safe independent travel skills at an appropriate level for visually impaired

Greensboro, NC

07/13/2018

PRINCIPAL

Position Summary:  The Department Principal will function as a member of the Leadership Team and will work closely with the Education Director to implement strategic goals as assigned to the Department and to develop, implement, and track specific departmental goals.  Collaboration with other Department Principals and Leadership Team members is essential in providing the necessary co-ordination and management of his/her respective department and in addressing the needs of the individuals he/she supervises. The Department Principal will perform formal observations and complete annual performance evaluations. In addition the Department Principal will collaborate with IUs and/or School Districts as well as parents to ensure that students are receiving a quality education.

Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

07/10/2018

The individual in this position is responsible for providing direct services to students with visual impairments and other related supports to local district educators who support students with visual impairments. The teacher consultant will also provide orientation and mobility services to students who have a need in that area. The consultant will promote collaborative relationships with local special education teams, families and agencies to foster inclusionary practices. 

Charlevoix, MI

07/09/2018

The SD School for the Blind and Visually Impaired is hiring a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist or a Special Education Teacher with a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist credential. Depending on your credentials, this position is a 12-month full-time non-faculty exempt or a 9-month full-time faculty position, with full benefits.

The position is responsible for organizing, planning and providing direct orientation and mobility instruction and/or academic classroom instruction to students who are blind and visually impaired, including multi-handicapped and deaf-blind.

Aberdeen, SD

07/05/2018

Therapist to perform in-home training (Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex) for customers who have purchased new low vision assistive technology device "seeBOOST".

Richardson, TX

07/02/2018

Allied Instructional Services has multiple openings for TVI's and O&M's. Some positions include free furnished housing + utilities!!! Please share with anyone who might be interested in Virginia, Maryland, Florida and Georgia! AIS is offering finders thank you $$$!

Multiple Locations

06/26/2018

Itinerant Teacher of the Visually Impaired (COMS a plus!)

Chattanooga, Tennessee

06/26/2018

Full-time Orientation and Mobility Position

Charlotte, NC

06/13/2018

The mission of the NRTC is to enhance employment and independent living outcomes for individuals who are blind or visually impaired through research, training, education, and dissemination. The director will serve as the Project Director of the Older Individuals who are Blind Training and Technical Assistance Center (OIB-TAC) grant. The OIB-TAC is housed within the National Research and Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision.

The function of the Project Director of the OIB-TAC is to supervise and coordinate activities, staff, and external consultants to promote a viable resource to state older blind programs around the country. Responsibilities include planning and development of training to assist designated state agencies (DSA) and other service providers who provide independent living services to older individuals who are blind, in improving their programs. The project director also plans and coordinates all elements of grant management, evaluation, repo

Mississippi State, MS

06/12/2018

Instructor of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Gooding, ID

05/23/2018

Teacher for the Visually Impaired

Santa Fe, NM

05/22/2018

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS), Certified Vision/ Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT), Dual Trained

Applicants must have Masters level degree in either vision rehabilitation therapy or orientation mobility. Will consider applicants who are not dually certified as a vision rehabilitation specialist or an orientation mobility specialist. All applicants must be ACVREP eligible.

 

500 Greenwich NY NY 10013

05/18/2018

The Vision Institute of South Carolina, Inc., a growing Non-Profit organization that promotes achievement and independence for people who are visually impaired or blind, has an opening for a Full Time, Dual TVI/COMS to provide instruction during the 2018-19 school year.  Available locations include: the suburbs of Charlotte, NC, including Rock Hill, Fort Mill and surrounding areas.  Find out how to become a part of this growing and dynamic team of teachers, making a difference across the state of South Carolina!

Charlotte suburbs: Rock Hill, Fort Mill, surrounding areas

05/17/2018

Alphapointe is currently seeking an Experienced Occupational Therapist/Low Vision Services Manager at our Kansas City, MO location.  The position will develop, market and deliver low vision services and equipment to patients who have limitations in performance of activities of daily living because of a significant visual impairment.  Includes: Low Vision Clinic, Senior Adult Services and Connecting Pointe. 

Kansas City, MO

05/17/2018

Olmsted Center for Sight (OCS) is seeking a full time Orientation & Mobility (O&M) Specialist for its vision rehabilitation department. This position is primarily responsible for providing O&M to referred individuals of all ages, who are blind/legally blind that reside, work or are enrolled in an education program within the eight counties of WNY.  Under the direction of the Vision Rehab Services Manager, the O&M Specialist will work to increase the independence of individuals who are blind/legally blind in accordance with an individualized service plan.

 

Olmsted Center for Sight

05/16/2018

OVERVIEW:

Responsible for providing orientation and mobility (O&M) instruction for students with visual impairments to travel independently and safely. O&M is one of the nine areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) required to be evaluated for students with visual impairments. These services enable the students to travel safely, efficiently, and independently in their home, school, and community environments. 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Required: Bachelor's and/or Master's degree Certification from the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals (ACVREP) 
Preferred: Experience with school-aged children, including infants and preschoolers Experience with children with multiple impairments Experience working with teams 

Arlington, VA

05/11/2018

The primary purpose of the Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) to oversee all aspects of Vision Rehabilitation Services to ensure that clients achieve the level of independence by their Rehabilitation Service Plan. These positions provide great opportunities to work on your own, schedule your appointments, and meet the needs of those who are visually impaired.

 

Birmingham & Gadsden & Anniston, AL

05/10/2018

Alphapointe is currently looking to fill the position of Orientation and Mobility Specialist.  This position performs evaluations and teaches adaptive techniques for independent travel and the use of equipment for written language skills, including Braille. It may also provide academic remediation, oral language skills, adaptive technology and customer service skill training.

Kansas City, MO

05/08/2018

(Low Vision) PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ADVISOR I

 

Under the immediate supervision of the Director of Educational Product Research, this position contributes expertise and extensive content knowledge in low vision and vision loss for the purpose of product research, development, and management. Working remotely or on-site, the product adviser collaborates and partners with schools, rehabilitation agencies, teachers, experts, medical professionals, APH peers, and others to generate product ideas, provide knowledge in low vision and vision loss to product developers and other APH staff, and assist in the marketing and training of products. Products may include books, a variety of physical objects or educational aides (manipulatives), software, and/or hardware

Remote

05/07/2018

$2000 SIGNING BONUS

Job Summary: The Teacher for the Visually Impaired is responsible for providing itinerant services to students who are served under contract with schools in the Greater New Orleans area. In addition, TVI duties include collaboration with VRS team members to provide extracurricular activities for skill development through transition, recreation, and summer camp programs.

New Orleans, Louisiana

04/23/2018

Consult with local school districts and agencies to assist in the assessment and instruction of students who are blind or visually impaired and to families, if required, in accordance with Parts B and C of IDEA.  Assist local school districts in the assessment of identified students who are blind or visually impaired and the reporting of educational and adaptive needs in the areas of cognition, literacy social, self-help and other areas specific to blindness. Works with local school districts to schedule lessons and provide itinerant instruction in Braille, use of residual vision, adaptation of instructional materials and other unique needs of students with visual impairments.

Florence, SC

04/23/2018

Orientation and Mobility Specialist 

Chattanooga, TN

04/10/2018

Are you an Occupational Therapist or a Vision Rehabilitation Therapist wanting to put your experience to work with at the nicest place to work in Northeastern Ohio? Would you love to be able to focus on client care and make a difference in your community?  If you have your ACVREP Certification (or are working on it), and amazing communication skills, keep reading and join the Cleveland Sight Center!

The successful candidate will provide rehabilitation in daily living and/or adaptive communication skills and/or functional low vision assessments to persons who have visual impairment and/or multiple disabilities.

Cleveland, OH

04/09/2018

Join a team of VI professionals to support visually impaired students. Mesa Public Schools is seeking excellent candidates for the Visually Impaired teaching position at Special Education for the 2018-2019 school year. The Special Education Department of Mesa Public Schools is proud to provide an environment that is highly supportive of education, including high standards of excellence, a wide range of support services, special and innovative programs, modern facilities, professional growth opportunities, extensive teaching materials, technological support, and a superior work environment.

Various Sites, Mesa, AZ

03/27/2018

Responsible for assisting blind and visually impaired clients to achieve personal adjustment and maximum independence through orientation and mobility training and techniques that aid in daily living skills.  Interviews clients, conducts assessments, provides instruction and/or training, and evaluates progress to determine present, and required or desired orientation and mobility goals.

Wichita, KS

03/23/2018

The SD School for the Blind and Visually Impaired is seeking the service of a K-12 Special Education Instructor. This is a full-time, 9-month position that reports to the Principal. Workday begins at 10:00 a.m. Monday through Friday.  Knowledge of expanded core curriculum (Assistive Technology, Career Education, and Independent Living Skills).

423 17th Ave SE, Aberdeen, SD 57401

03/14/2018

Urbana School District 116 is seeking an O&M Specialist for 1.0 FTE.  The Orientation and Mobility Specialist evaluates and teaches concepts, skills, and techniques necessary for a student with a vision impairment to travel safely and efficiently through many environments and under many environmental conditions and situations.  It is the O & M Specialists’ responsibility to assist the student in attaining independent travel skills commensurate with their age and abilities.  Services may be provided through direct or consultative contact.  Apply at www.usd116.org

Urbana, IL and surrounding areas

03/08/2018

POSITION:                          O & M Specialist

AGENCY:                            Center for the Visually Impaired

                  

QUALIFICATIONS:            Bachelor or Master’s Degree required with an emphasis in Orientation & Mobility from a University or College Program of study in Orientation & Mobility.  Certified as an O&M Specialist by the Academy of Certification of  Vision.  Orientation & Mobility is a specialized university degree and requires a nation

Daytona Beach, Florida

02/22/2018

The primary purpose of the Orientation and Mobility Specialist is to organize, plan and implement orientation and mobility services to adults who are blind and visually impaired and who may or may not have additional disabilities. In addition, you may provide assistive technology/rehabilitation/daily living skills related services by assessing consumer needs in their home or other environments. You will work with other staff to create a service plan, as well as connect clients to other services and resources. The ADRS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, culture, age, disability, gender or sexual orientation.

Mobile, AL

02/21/2018

Oversees the conversion of instructional materials to alternative media formats, provides guidance and recommends solutions on emerging technology access issues, and provides access information guidelines to faculty and students.

Kalamazoo, MI

02/12/2018

Full time Itinerant Teacher of the Visually Impaired/ Orientation and Mobility Specialist. Pikes Peak BOCES supports the needs of Colorado Springs and the surrounding rural school districts. We use the itinerant model to provide services across approximately 12 school districts. Pikes Peak BOCES offer competitive salary, a supportive work schedule, and competitive benefits. 

Colorado Springs, CO

02/07/2018

The goal of the Department of Services for the Blind's (DSB) Customer Services is to assist in the stable employment of Blind, Deaf Blind and Low Vision clients. The Rehabilitation Teacher works as a member of a multi-disciplinary (vocational rehabilitation and independent living) work team to provide comprehensive orientation and mobility and rehabilitation teaching (O&M/RT) services to blind and visually impaired adults.

This position is a member of the North Region Team, providing vocational rehabilitative program services, specialized instruction and counseling to blind and visually impaired customers living in the North Region of Washington State (King, Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom, San Juan, and Island Counties).

This is your opportunity to join an agency nationally recognized as a leader among blind agencies in competitive employment.

Location King County - Seattle - Other, WA

02/06/2018

Youth Service Vision Specialist

This is a full-time position reporting to the Manager of Early Childhood and Youth Services.  The principal responsibilities for this position include:

- Provide individualized and support services for students with visual impairments and their families including pre-employment transition services

- Provide individual evaluation and instruction in needed skills for appropriate areas included in the Expanded Core Curriculum in the school, community and agency setting

Cincinnati, OH

02/02/2018
  • Seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist, certified in low vision
  • Will serve as a the Program Lead for low vision services throughout the organization
  • New key management position
Los Angeles, CA 90035

01/25/2018

Orientation and Mobility Specialist / Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Catholic Charities Guild for the Blind provides comprehensive rehabilitation services to individuals of all ages, faiths and backgrounds.  Headquartered in midtown Manhattan in New York City, the position requires travel throughout New York City. This is a full time position for both new graduates and seasoned professionals.

Educational Requirements:

Masters Degree and certification (or eligible) in Orientation and Mobility and Vision Rehabilitation Therapy from an accredited school.  Will consider candidates not dually certified.

Qualifications:

Bi-lingual Spanish-English preferred

  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Flexibility in schedule including occasional evenings and weekends
  • High physical stamina
  • Ability to work independently
New York City, NY

01/17/2018

CABVI is currently seeking an Orientation and Mobility Specialist/Vision Rehabilitation Therapist.  This is a full-time position reporting to the Rehabilitation Manager.

Cincinnati, Ohio

01/12/2018

Based in Savannah, the dually-certified applicant will provide center and community-based services to clients in nearby communities of Southeast South Carolina and Southeast Georgia. This allows for a diverse caseload that can meet the demands of a growing population. SCBLV maintains a team-based approach, relying on the collaboration and creativity of our Blind Rehabilitation Staff. As a team member, the applicant will interact with other members of the team to form individualized plans and lessons for each client.

Responsibilities include: assessing client’s skill levels, building appropriate goals with the client, formulating individualized rehabilitation plans to suit their needs, lesson planning, providing direct services in the areas of Activities of Daily Living, Communication, Assistive Technology, Visual Skills, and Orientation & Mobility, and maintaining progress reports for each individual.

Savannah, Georgia USA

01/08/2018

We are in search of a qualified Orientation & Mobility Specialist. The purpose of this position is to provide O&M training, education/consultation and technical assistance to people who are blind, Deaf-Blind, or blind with other disabilities, as well as education to employees and community members, and various departments throughout the Lighthouse and Base Supply Centers.

Seattle, WA

12/15/2017

Orientation and Mobility Instructor is responsible to teach individuals O&M skills with a white cane in a one-on-one or group setting to promote positive and progressive approach to independent travel for blind adults seeking employment within a comprehensive rehabilitation training center.

SAAVI, The Southern Arizona Association for the Visually Impaired, is a nonprofit organization with offices in Tucson, Phoenix, and Yuma.  SAAVI has been working with blind and visually impaired Southern Arizonans since 1964 and serves over 2,000 blind and visually impaired students each year.  SAAVI is committed to providing dynamic and progressive programs and services to meet the rehabilitation and social needs of individuals with vision loss, promoting individuals to become active participants in determining their success, and raising public awareness through community involvement and establishing partnerships with others.

Yuma, Arizona

12/12/2017

We are seeking an assistive technology (AT) specialist to work with clients who are blind or visually impaired.  The instructor will assess clients to determine the needs and skill level of the user and provide individual or group training on job specific skills, workplace and assistive technology. The AT specialist will also conduct Section 508 testing and remediation.

 

 

Washington, DC Metro Area

12/12/2017

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind is seeking a Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) with experience in Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) to work with children of all ages. PT, FT or consultant opportunities available.  

Washington, DC metro area

11/21/2017

The New Jersey Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CBVI), a division within the Department of Human Services, is seeking to hire up to four Orientation and Mobility Instructors.

STATEWIDE

11/16/2017

Opening for Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) to oversee all aspects of Vision Rehabilitation Services to ensure that clients achieve the level of independence by their Rehabilitation Service Plan.

35 West Mariana Avenue, North Fort Myers, FL 33903

10/30/2017

The Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind (CLB) is seeking an Orientation & Mobility Specialist to provide individualized training to our clients who are blind or visually impaired. The O&M instructor will teach clients to travel safely and independently throughout the Washington, D.C. metro area.

PT, FT or consultant opportunities available.  

 

Washington, DC Metro Area

10/30/2017

Seeking TVI on contract basis in Annapolis, MD area.  HS student at private school needs 1 hour of TVI services a week during school day.  

 

Annapolis, MD

10/26/2017

Mediscan is in need of  an Orientation and Mobility Specialist for a K-12 environment in Arlington, VA!

Mediscan is a School-Based Therapy staffing solution and we work with School Districts and Co-Ops all over the US. We are currently looking for an O&M in Arlington, VA with or without certification. This is a full-time (40 hrs per week, M-F) position and will last until the end of the school year with a possibility of renewal. This is a smaller caseload but will cover more locations (Mileage reimbursement is available.). Feel free to give me a call or send over an email with any questions. I would be happy to give you all of the details I have. 

For Immediate consideration, please call Chelsea Miller at (813) 448-5842 or email resume to chelseam@mediscan.net. 

Arlington, VA

10/03/2017

Orientation & Mobility Specialist -  FT PT - 2017/18 School Year

Algonquin, IL

10/03/2017

Orientation & Mobility Specialist -  FT PT - 2017/18 School Year

Atlanta, GA

09/26/2017

Provide Rehabilitation Instructions and/or Orientation and Mobility to individuals with Combined Vision and Hearing Loss (CVHL) in their primary language. Work as a part of a team that specializes in providing comprehensive services at the facility and in the community. Most of the services will be provided at the facility. Must be able to communicate effectively in American Sign Language and use tactile sign language and be knowledgeable on issues for those with hearing loss as it affects mobility, independent living, and communication.

Phoenix, Arizona

09/22/2017

Assistant Director for the Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired (Rehabilitation Services Manager)

Closes October 4, 2017

Augusta, Maine

09/19/2017

Job # 1780: Orientation and Mobility Specialist at Monroe County ISD. Full time school year position. Providing consultation and services for the visually impaired throughout Monroe County schools. Must be certified by ACVREP as a COMS. 

County Wide

09/13/2017

At Goalbook, we empower teachers to transform instruction so that ALL students succeed through our research-based resources and professional development. We partner with more than 500 districts across 45 states. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a values-driven company that is developing innovative solutions to improve the equity and access of our diverse school system and address deeply-embedded societal challenges.

San Mateo, CA

08/21/2017

Specialist, Orientation and Mobility - South western Ontario (London, Kitchener or Owen Sound office)

This position covers a broad range of duties and responsibilities including instructing individuals with vision loss on orientation and mobility travel skills and techniques.

Part time - 4 days per week

Southwestern Ontario (London, Kitcher or Owen Sound office)

08/08/2017

Invision Services has immediate full and part time employment opportunities for Orientation & Mobility Specialists and Teachers of the Blind and Visually Impaired in North Carolina.  

 

North Carolina

08/07/2017

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist through the Academy of Vision Rehabilitition Professionals for School for the Deaf in North Carolina.  Candidate will provide 113 hours of direct student care and 70 hours for IEP plan maintenance and file management, etc. Document training will be provided.  Therapeutic activities to include:  personal safety, efficient use of vision, effective communication skills, basic sign language, initial and/or ongoing evaluation of orientation and mobility, develop goals for IEP.

Wilson, NC

08/07/2017

Are you a stand-out educator passionate about closing the achievement gap? Do you want to expand your impact to support students, teachers, and schools across the country?

We may be what you’re looking for.

At Goalbook, we empower teachers to transform instruction so that ALL students succeed through our research-based resources and professional development. We partner with more than 500 districts across 45 states. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a values-driven company that is developing innovative solutions to improve the equity and access of our diverse school system and address deeply-embedded societal challenges.

San Mateo

08/01/2017

CNIB British Columbia Division is seeking an Orientation and Mobility Specialist to provide community based Orientation and Mobility training to clients in  the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley regions of British Columbia.

Vancouver or Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada

07/25/2017

Teacher of the Visually Impaired

Full-time Teacher of the Visually Impaired for ages 3-22 in a collaborative setting. Classrooms are located in several schools within a few of our member districts. Appropriate DESE licensure for Teacher of the Visually Impaired required, Severe Teaching license required,  a Master’s Degree and a minimum of 5 years of experience working with students who have visual impairments including CVI is required. Certification in Deaf/Blind would be ideal. 

120 Meriam Road Concord MA

06/29/2017

Specialist Orientation and Mobility - Part Time, Permanent Grey and Bruce County, Ontario, Canada

Grey and Bruce County, Ontario, CA

06/24/2017

Visions Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired. The Technology Specialist's primary function is to serve as a resource for participants developing technological competence within a college setting and learning the most effective use of their iPad. The Technology Specialist will help load iPad gift cards, applications and troubleshoot any issues that arise. The Technology Specialist will lead small group sessions with participants to help them enhance their technology skills.

Greater New York

06/09/2017

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. Provide formal and informal training, guidance and assistance to educators, parents, service providers and agencies: as needed to a variety of students with visual impairments. Provide direct instruction to children with visual impairments. Serve as a resource to regular and Special Education teachers in designing short term instructional objectives as specified in the IEP.

Winston-Salem, NC

06/06/2017

Minneapolis Public Schools. Instructor - Blind/Visually Impaired/Orientation and Mobility 1.0 FTE Work as a member of the Special Education Department and teams to meet the needs of staff and to foster quality instruction for students with disabilities.

Minneapolis, MN

05/25/2017

Multiple Positions - The Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (ISBVI) is nationally and internationally recognized for its excellence and best practices in educating children and young adults who are blind or have low vision.

IN

05/24/2017

Visual Impairment (Grades K-12) Content Contributor (Contract Remote)

Contract Remote

05/17/2017
CVRT - Performs Functional Low Vision and Assistive Technology Assessments, which include education regarding vision related topics; training in the use of low vision devices; instruction on how to maximize residual vision or integrate sight substitution technology into activities of daily living.
Sudbury, ONT

05/17/2017

CLVT - Performs Functional Low Vision and Assistive Technology Assessments, which include education regarding vision related topics; training in the use of low vision devices; instruction on how to maximize residual vision or integrate sight substitution technology into activities of daily living.

Thunder Bay, ONT

05/11/2017

ConVal High School, Consultant (Vision and Mobility specialist)

Peterborough/Keene, NH

05/05/2017

Orientation & Mobility Trainer to train visually impaired or blind children K through 21 in the process of utilizing sensory information to enable them to move safely and efficiently within their environment.

Garden City, NY

04/19/2017

The Association for Vision Rehabilitation and Employment, Inc. (AVRE) seeks an Orientation and Mobility Specialist (O&M) to work with people in the Southern Tier of New York who are blind or visually impaired. The O&M Specialist will join a team of dedicated professionals committed to working with people who are visually impaired to live successful and independent lives. AVRE assists approximately 2,000 individuals annually through provision of itinerant services.

Binghamton, NY

04/13/2017

The Itinerant Special Education Vision Teacher provides direct instruction to students of all ages and different identification (academically gifted, profoundly disabled) with vision loss or visual difficulties in settings that provide a continuum of services from self-contained instruction to full inclusion in the regular classroom.

Denver, CO

04/13/2017

The Itinerant Special Education Vision Teacher provides direct instruction to students of all ages and different identification (academically gifted, profoundly disabled) with vision loss or visual difficulties in settings that provide a continuum of services from self-contained instruction to full inclusion in the regular classroom. Provides a continuum of evidence-based intervention strategies and services to improve compensatory strategies for increased achievement.

Denver, CO

04/11/2017

VISIONS is seeking highly qualified candidates for the position of VRC Workforce/Rehab Counselor. Come join this exciting opportunity to launch NY State First Residential Vocational Rehabilitation Center.

Spring Valley, NY

04/11/2017

VISIONS is looking for a seasoned office professional with case coordination and fiscal experience for the role of the Department Manager at the VISIONS Center on Blindness in Spring Valley NY. Come join the team who is working on the services for NY State First Residental Vocational Rehab Center.

Spring Valley, NY

04/11/2017

VISIONS is seeking highly qualified candidates for the position of VRC COMS. Come join this exciting opportunity to launch NY State First Residential Vocational Rehabilitation Center.

Spring Valley, NY

04/07/2017

Vocational Rehabilitation Center Director. VISIONS is seeking highly qualified candidates for a Director of the VISIONS Residential Vocational Rehabilitation Center.

Spring Valley, NY