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Job Description
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07/22/2024

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist needed for the 2024-25 school year (10 month contract)

 

Round Rock, TX (North Austin)

07/22/2024

Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist ($6,000 Sign-on Bonus)

The Lighthouse is currently seeking a Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist to join our Employment and Community Services department (ECS).  ECS is a human services department very unique to The Lighthouse. This is an ideal role for someone who is able to build strong cross functional team relationships, is or will be a certified COMS, and has a passion for helping blind individuals to lead independent lives. People in this role work with working age adults. 

Seattle, WA

07/22/2024

Independent Living Program (ILP) - Rehabilitation Therapist/Instructor

The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. is currently seeking someone who has a passion for helping blind adults lead independent lives to join our team in Seattle, WA as a Certified Low Vision Therapist, rehabilitation instructor, and/or an Orientation and Mobility Specialist in our Employment and Community Services department (ECS) Independent Living Program. This position serves a five-county area in and around King County.

 

 

Seattle, WA

07/19/2024

Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES has an exciting opportunity for an Orientation and Mobility Specialist to join our team!   Work with other O&M Specialists to support the beautiful Finger Lakes region!

We offer top of the industry health and dental benefits, NYS Retirement system membership (pension), school breaks off and unique opportunities for advancement!

Base salary for 10 month position is: $50,027 - $58,370 (or higher based on education and experience)

To apply complete the application for BOCES-Orientation and Mobility Specialist here: https://ontario-portal.mycivilservice.com/

Newark, NY

07/18/2024

The Wayfinding Centre is seeking innovative Transport & Mobility Specialists  

Vision Ireland’s groundbreaking new service The Wayfinding Centre is an immersive, user-friendly transport training environment that aims to facilitate safer and more inclusive journeys in Ireland. We prioritise the provision of travel training programs designed to help those with access requirements and disabilities build the skills and confidence to navigate public transport safely and easily. Read more about our exciting journey on our website here: Home - The Wayfinding Centre 

A first of its kind, the centre places individuals with disabilities at the core of its work, also providing a diverse suite of learning opportunities including disability equality and awareness training, inclusive design workshops and hosting transport accessibility projects w

Dublin, Ireland

07/18/2024

Salary range is $60,000 to $75,000 depending on licenses and experience.

WHITE SANDY BEACHES, BOATING ADVENTURES AND RESTAURANTS GALORE!

ATTENTION: CVRTS and COMS and TVIs - welcome to Naples!! The Lighthouse of Collier in Naples, Florida is looking for a full-time CVRT or COMS 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 liv

2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Suite 101, Naples, FL 34104

07/17/2024

The Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) is the state’s lead division serving people with disabilities committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and racial justice.

Chicago, IL

07/16/2024

Lighthouse of Southwest Florida is recruiting Vision Rehabilitation professionals who are passionate about empowering people with blindness and vision impairment to achieve goals for independence. This Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist position oversees all aspects of Vision Rehabilitation Services and training to ensure that clients achieve the level of independence established by their Rehabilitation Service Plan.

Since 1974, Lighthouse of Southwest Florida has provided vision rehabilitation, education, independent life skills, and job training to thousands of people with low vision and blindness and their families. The Lighthouse of Southwest Florida is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

35 West Mariana Avenue North Fort Myers FL 33903

07/16/2024

Lighthouse of Southwest Florida is recruiting Orientation and Mobility professionals who are passionate about empowering people with blindness and vision impairment to achieve goals for independence. This Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist position oversees all aspects of Orientation and Mobility and training to ensure that clients achieve the level of independence established by their Service Plan.

Since 1974, Lighthouse of Southwest Florida has provided vision rehabilitation, education, independent life skills, and job training to thousands of people with low vision and blindness and their families. The Lighthouse of Southwest Florida is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Lighthouse of SWFL 35 W Mariana Ave North Fort Myers FL 33903

07/16/2024

The Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) is the state’s lead division serving people with disabilities committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and racial justice. 

4711 44th St Rock Island, IL 61201

07/16/2024

At Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB), you can use your valuable skills and have a powerful impact in helping clients achieve their independent mobility goals. As a Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist at our San Rafael campus, you will support new and existing clients in meeting O&M requirements for admission, provide direct O&M instruction to clients, and assist with administration of our O&M Immersion Program.

San Rafael, CA

07/12/2024

Orientation and Mobility Instructors provide specialized training to blind and visually impaired clients in orientation, mobility and the use of low vision aids in clients' worksite, school, residence and other locations within the community; supervise Rehabilitation Instructors and may supervise Rehabilitation Technicians; and counsel clients in achieving a positive self- image.

3016 West Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89102

07/09/2024

The Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) is the state’s lead division serving people with disabilities committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and racial justice.  The mission of the Division is to assist individuals with disabilities in achieving their goals of employment, education, and independent living. This position will receive formal and informal training not to exceed twelve months to be able to provide professional instruction and counseling in independent living skills to individuals who are Blind, Visually Impaired or DeafBlind in the Bureau of Customer and Community Blind Services Field Offices with customers in their home environment and/or group or classroom setting.  The Division of Rehabilitation Services is seeking to hire a self-motivated and detail-oriented individual with good communication skills.

757 W Pershing Rd, Decatur, Illinois, 62526

07/09/2024

Teacher Consultant for the Visually Impaired/Orientation and Mobility Specialist

You will provide professional development, direct and consultative services, evaluations/assessments, implementation strategies and technology support to Special Education professionals, students, and families in the local school districts of Oakland County. The goal is that students are provided access and services which will increase academic achievement and functional performance skills.

We are seeking to fill a1.0 FTE Teacher Consultant for the Visually Impaired/Orientation and Mobility Specialist position. However, based on candidates’ qualifications, we can split the position into one 0.5 FTE Teacher Consultant for the Visually Impaired position and one 0.5 FTE Orientation and Mobility Specialist position.

2214 Mall Dr. E, Waterford, MI 48328

07/09/2024

Social Worker II (Upward Mobility)

901 E Southwind Rd, Springfield, IL 62703

07/08/2024

The Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist will work collaboratively with children, families and other service providers to ensure instruction and strategies to increase independence in travel, areas of the ECC, and orientation concepts. The COMS will work with staff to ensure orientation and mobility goals are being addressed with consistency. Through evaluation, direct service, and consultation, the COMS will work with families, teachers of the visually impaired, and other members of the educational team to ensure that students are able to participate in the home, community, and school environments to the fullest extent possible. COMS will provide instructional opportunities across all developmental domains to support IEP/IFSP student goals as well as the general curriculum.

Kansas City, Missouri

07/08/2024

Position: Orientation & Mobility Instructor
Under the direction of the Principal or Assistant Principal, the Orientation & Mobility Instructor performs duties in the areas listed below. Orientation and Mobility (O&M) specialists teach individuals with visual impairments to travel safely, confidently and independently in their environment. Orientation & Mobility Therapist assignments will vary according to the needs of the Institute.
 

999 Pelham Parkway N, Bronx, NY 10469

07/03/2024

O & M Specialist - VRS

New Orleans, LA

Description

 

Job Summary:  Under the direction of the Vision Rehabilitation Services (VRS) Director, the Lighthouse Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist (COMS) provides quality assessments and training to clients of all ages in the New Orleans region. The job requires both facility-based and itinerant training to foster safe and independent travel for clients in home, work, and community. settings. Additionally, the COMS advocates for the needs of people with vision loss as a representative of Lighthouse by participating in community education events, advocacy opportunities, and meetings with local coalitions. 

New Orleans, Louisisana

07/01/2024

Director of Vision Rehabilitation Service

As the DVRS, you'll oversee our vision rehab programs, ensuring their success and alignment with the Lighthouse mission. You'll need excellent communication and team-building skills, along with a genuine passion for developing comprehensive and impactful programming.

Why Join Us?

· Leadership Opportunity: Lead, hire, and supervise a passionate team of vision rehab professionals.

· Impactful Work: Develop and administer life-changing programs for adults and youth with vision loss.

· Collaborative Environment: Work alongside a team that values collaboration, critical thinking, and leading by example.

· Professional Growth: Showcase your managerial skills and drive the success of our Vision Rehabilitation Services Team.

New Orleans, Louisisana

06/27/2024

If you want to work in an environment with a dynamic team that has a passion in reducing and removing blindness, low vision, and deafblind related barriers to employment, then this is the place for you.

 

Job Duties:

The Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI) provides a quality program of individualized rehabilitation services, educational consultation, technical assistance, and instruction in adaptive techniques that empowers eligible individuals to achieve their desired levels of independence consistent with their abilities and informed choices through services that are well planned and coordinated, and delivered by competent, trained, and highly qualified professionals.

We are seeking a Pre-ETS Specialist. The incumbent will assist in the implementation of the Pre-Employment Transition Services program and ensuring access for students receiving Pre Employment Transition Services who are blind, deaf-b

Roanoke, VA

06/26/2024

The mountains are calling! Come join us in Colorado!

We are seeking 2 Assistive Technology Specialists (Trainees) for the Denver Metro area and the Northern Colorado region. 

Salary Range: $49,848.00 - $64,812.00 Annually

Condition of Employment:
You must obtain the Assistive Technology Specialist credential within 5 years of your start date in order to advance to the Training Specialist III position. This position is designed to transition into a Assistive Technology Specialist (Training Specialist III).

For more information and to APPLY, visit:

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colorado/jobs/4554123/assistive-technology-specialist-trainee?keywords=cdle&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Denver or Loveland, CO

06/26/2024

Salary range is $60,000 to $75,000 depending on licenses and experience.

WHITE SANDY BEACHES, BOATING ADVENTURES AND RESTAURANTS GALORE!

ATTENTION: CVRTS and COMS and TVIs - welcome to Naples!! The Lighthouse of Collier in Naples, Florida is looking for a full-time CVRT or COMS 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.

2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Suite 101, Naples, FL 34104

06/26/2024

Part time orientation and mobility specialist position for the 2024-25 school year in Lansing, MI area. 

Lansing, MI

06/26/2024

Position Title: Remote Certified Assistive Technology Instructional Specialist (CATIS)

Location: Remote (Nationwide)

Job Type: Per Diem ; Flexible Schedule

  • Conduct remote assessments of clients' assistive technology needs and identify areas for improvement.
  • Develop and implement individualized training plans tailored to each client's needs and goals.
  • Provide remote instruction in the use of assistive technologies, including but not limited to:
    • Screen readers and magnification software
    • Braille displays and notetakers
    • Adaptive computer and mobile device applications
    • Smart home technologies

Hourly Rate: Negotiable

Remote

06/26/2024

Remote Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT)

  • Conduct remote assessments of clients' daily living skills and identify areas for improvement.
  • Develop and implement individualized training plans tailored to each client's needs and goals.
  • Provide remote instruction in daily living skills

Per-Diem Hourly Rate: Negotiable

Flexible Schedule

Remote

06/19/2024

Vibrant Works is seeking a Job Placement Specialist to join the workforce development team. This individual would be responsible for providing individualized employment services.

San Antonio Texas

06/19/2024

Orientation and Mobility Specialist, Perkins School for the Blind

Watertown, MA

06/19/2024

Teacher of the Visually Impaired, Perkins School for the Blind 

Watertown, MA

06/18/2024

Job Duties:

In partnership with individuals with disabilities, the Division of Rehabilitative Services (DRS) assists individuals with disabilities to make informed choices that will maximize their employment through coordinated service delivery. DARS provides a variety of assistive technology (AT) services to agency clients, staff, and employers who hire DARS clients.

The DRS-Rehabilitation Technology Services team is comprised of AT Specialists (ATS) who are licensed occupational therapists, as well as rehabilitation engineers and rehabilitation engineering technicians. ATS members remove barriers for DRS clients in home, school/college, and/or work settings. ATS examine activities of daily living as they relate to employment and tasks that support employment. Their goal is to work with the individual to identify equipment and accommodations to help VR clients obtain and maintain employment. Services include AT assessment, AT trials / recommendations, c

Norfolk & Virginia Beach, VA

06/17/2024

Orientation and Mobility Specialist: Provides training and instruction to individuals with visual impairments to enhance their independent travel skills and spatial awareness, utilizing specialized techniques and adaptive strategies.

 

 

 

761 Summit Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07307

06/14/2024

ISO for the following p/t positions in/near Wichita, Kansas Teacher for the Visually Impaired (TVI), Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS), and Transition Specialist

Wichita, KS

06/05/2024

Provides therapy to patients of all ages with vision challenges, to develop and/or improve visual skills that have been affected due to, but not limited to, stroke, TBI, developmental vision and binocular vision issues and learning disabilities.

Overland Park, KS

06/03/2024

New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKNC offers 20 vacation and 2 personal days, 12 paid holidays, 12 paid sick days, fully paid health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities. Relocation assistance provided! 

The Senior Mobility Instructor is responsible for assessing consumers' travel skills in various environments to help determine their instructional needs/preferences.  Plans lessons based on assessment findings in content areas of the orientation and mobility curriculum employing appropriate tools, techniques, and communication preferences. Bonus: $3,000 after six months of continuous employment. 

Sands Point, NY

06/03/2024

Foundation for Blind Children is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full time Independent Living Instructor position! This position will be based at our Central Campus in Phoenix as part of our Adult Transition Services Department. We offer a full benefits package, paid time off, paid holidays, retirement plan, a 35 hour work week, and more! Apply today to join our team and make a difference in your community. Independent Living Instructor (paycomonline.net)

 

     

    Phoenix, Arizona

    06/03/2024

    HKNC offers 20 vacation and 2 personal days, 12 paid holidays, 12 paid sick days, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities. Relocation reimbursement provided!

    The Orientation & Mobility Supervisor provides assessment and training to participants in orientation and mobility.  Salary Range:$95,000.00 To 110,000.00 Annually

    Sands Point, NY

    06/03/2024

    UF Health Shands Hospital is consistently ranked among the nation’s best hospitals. We’re recognized for delivering high-quality patient care, and we have Vision Rehab Therapist jobs open now in our Elder Care Department. If you’re a certified Vision Rehab Therapist looking for a rewarding position where you’ll learn and grow, start a new chapter in your career with us.  
     

    Delivering the best patient care requires the best care for our team. 

    • You’ll earn competitive compensation. 

    • Our health and wellness benefits will empower you to live your life fully. 

    • Tuition reimbursement is available to help you grow.

    Gainesville Florida

    06/03/2024

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKNC offers 20 vacation and 2 personal days, 12 paid holidays, 12 paid sick days, fully paid health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities. Relocation assistance provided!

    The Orientation and Mobility Instructor. This position is responsible for assessing consumers travel skills in various environments to help determine with the consumer their instructional needs/preferences pertaining to their unique home environments.  

    Sands Point, NY

    06/03/2024

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKNC offers 20 vacation and 2 personal days, 12 paid holidays, 12 paid sick days,  fully paid health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities. Relocation assistance provided!

    The Senior Instructor/VRT is responsible for the evaluation and provision of training in the skills of independent living with consumers to foster a more independent and productive life style in the community. Bonus: $3,000 after six months of continuous employment. 

    Sands Point, NY

    06/03/2024

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKNC offers 20 vacation and 2 personal days, 12 paid holidays, 12 paid sick days, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities. Relocation assistance provided! 

    The Assistive Technology Senior Instructor is responsible evaluating the base level of ability of each individual to use assistive technology such as computers, refreshable braille displays and note takers, various communication devices, various relay devices and software, and other related software applications for the California Community Services Program (CSP).  

    San Diego Area

    06/03/2024

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKNC offers 20 vacation and 2 personal days, 12 paid holidays, 12 paid sick days, fully paid health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities. Relocation assistance provided! 

    The Adaptive Technology Instructor is responsible for planning lessons and providing skills training in content areas of Adaptive Technology, employing appropriate techniques materials and communication preferences.

    Sands Point, NY

    05/31/2024

    Full-time Positions Available $60,000 to $72,000 with eligibility of a Sign On Bonus of $5,000

    Certified Orientation and Mobility Instructor

    Teacher of Visually Impaired (TVI)

    Special Education Teacher

     

    Ocala, Florida

    05/31/2024

    Overview: The Assistive Technology Instructor will 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, LA

    05/31/2024

    Posting Identification Number 37681

    Position Overview

    The Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) is the state’s lead division serving people with disabilities committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and racial justice.  The mission of the Division is to assist individuals with disabilities in achieving their goals of employment, education, and independent living.  This position coordinates customer case records and documents in a field office pertaining to the service delivery activities to customers in the Bureau of Customer and Community Field Services/Vocational Rehabilitation Program   This position performs keyboarding and other routine clerical tasks and activities essential to securing and maintaining sensitive case files, records and documentation (both electronic and hardcopy), and facilitating the purchase and delivery of services, in accordance with federal, state and agency rules

    207 S Prospect Rd, Bloomington, Illinois, 61704

    05/30/2024

    Vision Rehabilitation Specialist - Senior (In-Training)

    TO APPLY: Vision Rehabilitation Specialist - Senior (In-Training) | Job Details tab | Career Pages (governmentjobs.com)

    As a Vision Rehabilitation Specialist - Senior, your role will involve analyzing and evaluating the adaptive skills of individuals with Blindness, Deaf-Blindness, and Low Vision to enhance their daily living activities and employment readiness. You will serve as a subject matter expert in Rehabilitation Teaching, Orientation & Mobility, employing cutting-edge technologies and training methods to support both current and future participants and employers. Your responsibilities will include recommending and contributing to curriculum development, implementing training methodologies, and ensuring compliance with Section

    Vancouver, WA

    05/29/2024

    Special Education Teacher Consultant for the Visually Impaired

    You will provide professional development, direct and consultative services, evaluations/ assessments, implementation strategies and technology support to Special Education professionals, students, and families in the local school districts of Oakland County. The goal is that students are provided access and services which will increase academic achievement and functional performance skills.

     

    2214 Mall Dr. E, Waterford, MI 48328

    05/28/2024

    Assistive Technology and Testing Accommodations Coordinator

    Ensuring that students with disabilities are provided the assistive technology, accessible text, and other tools that they need to access their course(s) in compliance with all applicable laws, including the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Sections 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, in collaboration with faculty and other staff.

    Provide ongoing case management, follow-up, and support to students regarding testing accommodations, assistive technology, and alternate format materials, and engage with staff, faculty, and administrators to promote equity, inclusive practices, universal design, and accessibility while reframing disability from a diversity perspective. 

    Elgin, IL

    05/21/2024

    Charleston County School District has openings for Certified Teachers of the Visually Impaired for the 2024-2025 school year. 

     

    Charleston, South Carolina

    05/21/2024

    Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

    Lighthouse for the Blind for the Palm Beaches is currently seeking a Vision Rehabilitation professional who is passionate about empowering individuals with blindness and vision loss to achieve their goals for independence.

    The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist provides training to individuals and groups in independent living skills in the following areas: Communication Skills, Personal Management and Home Management.

    West Palm Beach, Florida

    05/15/2024

    SALARY : $65,000 - $75,280/yr

    The primary purpose of an Orientation & Mobility Specialist is to organize, plan and implement orientation and mobility services to blind and visually impaired clients.  This position reports directly to the Manager of Adult Services.

    5300 Angeles Vista Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90043

    05/15/2024

    SALARY : $70,000 - $80,740/yr + $5,000 BONUS

    Orientation and Mobility Instructors will organize, plan, and implement orientation and mobility services for adults who are blind and visually impaired and who may or may not have additional disabilities. In addition, O&M instructors at The Hatlen Center are responsible for planning and implementing financial management curriculum for several students, acting as case managers.

    • Assess each client’s financial management skills and in collaboration with the client, develop goals to address the client’s individual financial management needs. Financial management includes medical needs, pre-vocational skills, and social skills.
    • Develop and carry out a program of individualized Orientation and Mobility instruction.
    2430 Rd 20 # B112, San Pablo, CA 94806

    05/15/2024

    The Special Education Teacher will participate in educational assessments, develop students' Individualized Educational Programs with the assessment team, and provide instructional activities which are age-appropriate, functional, motivating, and which reflect I.E.P goals.

    • Participates in educational assessment by using selected tools and by involving parents, Designated Instructional Service Staff, and other relevant individuals.
    • Develops students' Individualized Educational Programs with the assessment team, based on assessment findings and priorities identified by parents.

    • Provides instructional activities, which are age-appropriate, functional, motivating, and which reflect I.E.P. goals.

    • Provides diverse learning opportunities, such as, community-based instruction, daily living skills, arts and crafts, music and movement, vocational, social integration, swimming, and recreational activities.

    5300 Angeles Vista Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90043

    05/09/2024

    Pay: $46,000-$66,400 annually (We pay bi-weekly)

    Hours: Typically 8am-4:30pm Monday-Friday. Flexibility to adjust your schedule as needed to meet clients.

    This is an itinerant (traveling) position covering Knox, Kennebeck, Waldo, and Lincoln Counties- MAINE. We reimburse for mileage.

    Benefits: 27 days of paid time off to start, 13 holidays, medical insurance with agency contribution, HSA, employee funded dental and vision insurance, 403b with 3% agency match, short-term disability, long-term disability, ife insurance and AD&D. 

    The Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) provides instruction to persons with vision impairments in the use of compensatory skills and assistive technology. The CVRT is an itinerant position requiring travel throughout the assigned territory.

    Knox, Kennebeck, Waldo, and Lincoln Counties- MAINE

    05/09/2024

    Pay: $46,000-$66,400 annually (We pay bi-weekly)

    Hours: Typically 8am-4:30pm Monday-Friday. Flexibility to adjust your schedule as needed to meet clients.

    This is an itinerant (traveling) position covering Augusta area, up to two hours travel. We reimburse for mileage.

    Benefits: 27 days of paid time off to start, 13 holidays, medical insurance with agency contribution, HSA, employee funded dental and vision insurance, 403b with 3% agency match, short-term disability, long-term disability, ife insurance and AD&D. 

    The Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) provides instruction to persons with vision impairments in the use of compensatory skills and assistive technology. The CVRT is an itinerant position requiring travel throughout the assigned territory.

    Augusta, Maine

    05/06/2024

    Cert: CVRT

    The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist is dedicated to empowering individuals with visual impairments to enhance their independence and overall well-being. In this impactful position, you'll collaborate closely with clients to develop personalized rehabilitation plans, assess their functional abilities, and deliver tailored training and support across diverse areas. Success in this role hinges on a blend of technical expertise, empathy, and superb communication skills, all aimed at addressing the distinctive needs of each individual client.

    Charlotte, NC

    05/02/2024

    Vibrant Works is seeking a part-time Independent Living Skills Trainer! The IL trainer will work with the consumer to ensure that the individual receives training at home and in the community.

    San Antonio

    04/29/2024

    Teacher of the Visually Impaired for the 2024-2025 school year

    Work for an award-winning district in Kansas City!  Salary will depend on years of experience and degree attainment, but you can see our strong salary schedule online at www.parkhill.k12.mo.us - click on "Work in Park Hill."  Transfer up to 30 years of teaching experience!

     

    We will take good care of you!

      Kansas City, Missouri

      04/26/2024

      Orientation and Mobility Specialist

      Are you looking for a fantastic opportunity in an energized and engaged workplace in the heart of Miami? Miami Lighthouse for the Blind is Florida's largest and oldest not-for-profit organization serving the needs of the blind and visually impaired. Our O&M Specialists are responsible for developing and implementing individualized lesson plans for each client in learning concepts, equipment, materials, skills, and techniques essential to meeting the client's goals. We offer a salary that is above the market average plus sign-on bonus and we provide relocation assistance that includes the first month's rent.

       

       

      Miami

      04/24/2024

      The mountains are calling! Come join us in Colorado!

      We are seeking an O&M instructor and/or a VRT for the Denver Metro area or the Grand Junction-Western Slope region. 

      Salary Range: $61,776.00 - $74,808.00 Annually

      For more information and to APPLY, visit:

      https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colorado/jobs/4476121/orientation-and-mobility-instructor-or-vision-rehabilitation-therapist-various-l?keywords=cdle&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

       

      Denver, CO

      04/22/2024

      Responsibilities

      To provide functional vision assessments, instruction and vision mobility training to students with vision impairments.  To provide appropriate materials and consultation to teachers for implementation in the classroom and other educational settings as appropriate. 

      Greeley

      04/19/2024

      Seeking a COMS to provide O&M services to our beautiful western Kentucky communities. Office location is flexible, and includes Bowling Green, Paducah, Hopkinsville, and Owensboro.  Work with a dedicated and supportive team of Rehab Counselors for the Blind and Independent Living/Older Blind specialists. Great benefits working for a great state agency! 

      Office location in one of the OVR offices in Western Kentucky

      04/19/2024

      CVRT- Knox, Kennebeck, Waldo, and Lincoln Counties- MAINE

      27 days of paid time off your first 3 years.

      13 paid holidays

      health, dental,vision, hsa, 403b with 3% match, life insurance, AD&D, short term disability, long term disability, EAP and more!

      PAY: $46,000-$66,400 DOE

      Kennebekc, Knox, Waldo, and Lincoln Counties

      04/19/2024

      CVRT-Augusta, Maine (2 hours travel surrounding the area)

      27 days paid time off your first 3 years

      13 paid holidays

      health, dental, vision, hsa, 403b with 3% company match, life insurance, AD&D, short term disability, long term disability, EAP and more!

      Pay: $46,000-$66,400 (DOE)

      Augusta, Maine

      04/19/2024

      Early Intervention Vision Specialist

      Job Summary:

      The focus of this position is to provide the first and crucial services to families of very young children who have been diagnosed or strongly suspected with a visual impairment. The ability to quickly establish rapport with families and to provide a base for engagement and development are primary skills. This position interfaces with a variety and changing array of community and medically based referral and collaborative professionals including Part C Early Intervention providers.

      2045 Gilbert Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 454202

      04/19/2024

      The SouthWest Metro Intermediate District #288 has a Full-Time opening for a Orientation and Mobility Specialist and/or Blind Visual Impairment Teacher in Chaska, MN.  
       
      SouthWest Metro serves students in 11 member districts and 8 associate member districts across the southwestern Twin Cities metropolitan area with programs in Special Education, Career and Technical Education, Care & Treatment, Adult Education, and Alternative Education. We invite you to embrace your own value, potential, and ability at SouthWest Metro, while empowering others to discover theirs. We work to empower ALL learners to realize their self-worth through personalized educational instruction, connection to resources, and access to a supportive learning environment.
                 
       

      Chaska, MN

      04/19/2024

      The SouthWest Metro Intermediate District #288 has a Full-Time opening for a Blind Visual Impairment Teacher for the FY24-FY25 school year in Chaska, MN.  
       
      SouthWest Metro serves students in 11 member districts and 8 associate member districts across the southwestern Twin Cities metropolitan area with programs in Special Education, Career and Technical Education, Care & Treatment, Adult Education, and Alternative Education. We invite you to embrace your own value, potential, and ability at SouthWest Metro, while empowering others to discover theirs. We work to empower ALL learners to realize their self-worth through personalized educational instruction, connection to resources, and access to a supportive learning environment.
             

      Chaska, MN

      04/18/2024

      We are currently recruiting for an experienced Rehabilitation Instructor to join our South Auckland team.

      Manurewa, Auckland, New Zealand

      04/18/2024

      The Idaho Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired is hiring for a full time O&M position.

      Boise, Idaho

      04/17/2024

      We are currently recruiting for an experienced Rehabilitation Instructor to join our Dunedin team.

      Dunedin, New Zealand

      04/16/2024

      Have you been searching for a rewarding career and are ready to join a knowledgeable team that has a positive impact to the lives of Pennsylvanians? Are you a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist? If you answered yes, then the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has the perfect opportunity for you!

      Orientation and Mobility Specialists provide training for persons who are blind or visually impaired, working towards developing the skills required to travel safely and independently within their home and in the community.

      The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania believes in providing exceptional benefits to help our employees to thrive in every aspect of their lives. Our total rewards package includes the many benefits of Commonwealth employment beyond simply receiving a paycheck and supports our employees’ physical, mental and financial well-being.

      4200 Lovell Place, Erie, Pa. 16503

      04/16/2024

      Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

      About the Position…

      CABVI (Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired) is currently seeking a Vision Rehabilitation Therapist to join our team!  This is a full-time position that reports to the Rehabilitation Services Manager. 

      The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist evaluates individual needs of clients of Low Vision and/or Vision Rehabilitation and provides consultation and instruction with follow up of progress and reports.

      Cincinnati, OH

      04/16/2024

      The Maryland School for the Blind has two openings for Orientation & Mobility Specialist, as soon as this school year!

      • Collaborate closely with other related service providers! Work as a member of a multidisciplinary team of professionals including Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Social Workers, Psychologists, Behavior Specialists, Teachers, Paraeducators, Child and Youth Care Specialists, Recreation Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, Music Therapists and more.
      • Work with an amazing, unique population of students! Don’t let a lack of experience working with this population stop you. MSB provides ongoing support and training opportunities on visual impairments while you serve on campus programs including the Early Learning Program, Autism Blind Program, Multiple Disabilities Blind Program, General Academic Program, and Functional Academic Program with students ranging in age from 3-21 with a variety of special needs an
      Nottingham, MD

      04/16/2024

      Job Title: Teacher of Visually Impaired & Orientation & Mobility Specialist

      Exceptional Learners Collaborative is a Special Education cooperative providing services to students identified with special needs, ages 3 through 22.

      The TVI/O&M position will provide specialized instruction and services to meet the unique educational needs of students with visual impairments.

      In this role, you will acquire information regarding local, state, and national resources for the education of visually impaired students, as well as interpret specific eye conditions and the educational implication of the visual impairment and the results of functional vision and learning media assessments.

      The TVI will consult regularly with the classroom teacher, other regular and special education personnel, parents, and others to coordinate programs and services for the student.

      The TVI will also maintain student records for the purpose of

      Vernon Hills, Illinois

      04/16/2024

      Are you interested in being part of a knowledgeable team, and also enjoy teaching and problem solving while having a positive impact to the lives of Pennsylvanians? Do you have experience working with individuals who are blind, have low vision, or who have functional visual limitations? Do you have a passion to empower individuals to achieve their life goals for education, employment, avocation, and independence? The Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) is seeking an Orientation and Mobility Specialist to assist Pennsylvanians with disabilities gain the skills necessary to live and work independently in their communities. Come join our department and gain the satisfaction of public service while enjoying professional career growth! 

       

      1130 12th Avenue, Suite 300, Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601

      04/15/2024

      Summary:  provides sequential instruction to individuals with visual impairment in the use of their remaining senses to determine their position within the environment and in techniques for safe movement from one place to another.  Clients may or may not have additional handicapping conditions.  Clients may be of any age.

      Sunrise, FL

      04/15/2024

      Coordinates activities for Youth Programs Birth to 22, 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. 

      Sunrise, FL

      04/12/2024

      Teacher for Visually Impaired Students, Orientation and Mobility Specialist. Join our top-performing district in Fort Collins, Colorado - consistently ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S.! Responsible for instructing academically functional classes and orientation and mobility to students who are visually impaired in coordination with current curriculum and within the framework of district and state content standards.

      https://psdschools.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=7990

      Fort Collins, CO

      03/14/2024

      Provide Orientation and Mobility (O&M) instruction to referred individuals of all ages, who are blind/legally blind and reside, work or are enrolled in an education program within the eight counties of WNY to increase independence in accordance with the service plan

      Buffalo, NY

      03/14/2024

      Provide Vision Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT) training and adaptive equipment instruction to referred individuals of all ages, who are blind/legally blind and reside, work or are enrolled in an education program within the eight counties of WNY to increase independence in accordance with the service plan.

      Buffalo, NY

      03/12/2024

      Second Sense is seeking a Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist and/or CATIS for a full-time position instructing clients on assistive technology.

      Chicago, IL

      03/12/2024

      New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (NMSBVI) is interested in hiring a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) to assist blind and visually impaired students achieve their greatest level of independence. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree or higher, current ACVREP certification, and eligibility for O&M licensure from the New Mexico Public Education Department (PED). This is a full-time, 9-month position working on a residential campus with students ages 3-21, some of whom have multiple disabilities. Position available for the 24-25 school year. Applications will be accepted until filled, please include references.

      1900 N White Sands Blvd. Alamogordo, NM 88310

      02/26/2024

      The Future is Yours!

      We’re Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind and we’ve been around for a while, 112 years serving the Deaf and the Blind communities.  A lot has changed, besides innovation, at the heart of ASDB’s continued success is the dedication, connection, and strength of our teams.  Our teams are our advantage and the reason for the success of our students.

      Tucson AZ, Phoenix AZ

      02/22/2024

      Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (VRT)

       

      Panama City or Pensacola

      02/22/2024

      Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS)

      Panama City or Pensacola

      02/21/2024

      Blind Rehabilitation Services primary position purpose is to provide Blind and Vision Rehabilitation services for visually impaired Veterans and active duty Service members. Blind and Vision Rehabilitation includes the disciplines of Computer Access Technology, Low Vision Therapy, Manual Skills, Orientation and Mobility, and Vision Rehabilitation Therapy.

      Milwaukee, WI

      02/21/2024

      Blind Low Vision NZ are looking for an experienced Rehabilitation Instructor to join our Auckland team. This is an exciting opportunity to join New Zealand's leading national provider of vision rehabilitation services for people who are blind, deafblind or have low vision. 

      Closing date: 17 April 2024

      Visit our website blindlowvision.my.site.com/s/current-vacancies or contact recruitment@blindlowvision.org.nz for more information. 

      Dunedin, New Zealand

      02/15/2024

      Position Overview: The Orientation & Mobility Instructor is responsible for teaching students who are blind/visually impaired and with multiple disabilities to travel as independently, safely, and efficiently as possible in any environment. They provide direct instruction that includes classroom orientation, school and neighborhood travel, cane techniques, travel options and experiences, transition and technology when appropriate. The Orientation & Mobility Instructor evaluates travel skills, plans and provides individualized O & M programs while positively motivating students to develop appropriate skills, attitudes, and knowledge; utilizes a variety of instructional techniques appropriate to students’ abilities; and creates a safe and orderly learning environment.  

      3830 Paulding Ave, Bronx Ny 10469

      02/14/2024

      CATIS preferred or a CLVT with Technology interest.

      Lebanon, PA

      02/14/2024

      Searching for an O&M to come to Sunny San Diego! Join our collaborative team at San Diego Center for the Blind in serving San Diego County.

      SDCB provides a competitive benefits package with generous PTO, 35-hour work weeks, paid medical insurance with a wide variety of health coverage options, paid life insurance, and additional opportunities for enrollment in our SIMPLE IRA (Saving Incentive Match Plan).

      Salary Range: $65,000 - $75,000

      San Diego, CA

      02/08/2024

      Orientation and Mobility Specialist and/or Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

      309 West First St. Duluth, MN 55802

      02/02/2024

      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.

      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.

      Santa Barbara, CA

      02/02/2024

      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.

      The Access Technology Specialist is responsible for preparing and teaching targeted assistive technology lessons to groups and individuals. Writes curricula, how-to guides, and conducts research to support adoption of technology into the lives of those experiencing vision loss. Collaborates with other professionals to increase the use of and integration of the technology into their programming.

      Anaheim, CA

      02/02/2024

      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.

      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.

      Riverside, CA

      02/02/2024

      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.

      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.

      Laguna Hills, CA

      02/02/2024

      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.

      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.

      Palm Desert, CA

      01/30/2024

       

      Hadley, a non-profit organization that helps the blind and vision impaired, is seeking a Vision Rehabilitation Expert. Essential responsibilities include:

       1.      Responsible for the deliberate planning, monitoring, and regulating of programming towards member-driven mastery of adjustment goals.

      ·      Provides timely positive and accurate support/feedback to Hadley members.

      ·      Acts as an expert companion and guide throughout the member’s adjustment process. This includes providing the member with proactive attention and numerous opportunities for real-time interaction by telephone, email, or video conference.

      ·      Produces and moderates weekly/bi-weekly discussion groups that create member communities that promote knowledge co-construction.

      ·   &nb

      Winnetka

      01/25/2024

      GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENT: POSITION OPENING

      Special Education Teacher Consultant for the Visually Impaired/Orientation and Mobility Specialist

      IN THIS ROLE:

      You will provide professional development, direct and consultative services, evaluations/assessments, implementation strategies and technology support to Special Education professionals, students, and families in the local school districts of Oakland County. The goal is that students are provided access and services which will increase academic achievement and functional performance skills.

      Waterford, MI

      01/23/2024

      Envision Dallas is seeking a contract OTR/L to cover immediate need 2/20/24-6/5/24.  

      15-20 hours per week; Competitive pay 

      CLVT preferred; low vision training and experience required

      Ability to be mentored by CLVT accepted to cover this temporary need

      For more information:  Call Stacy @ 316-440-1624 or email stacy.fuller@envisionus.com

      Envision Dallas 4306 Capitol Ave Dallas, TX 75204

      01/22/2024

      Be a part of a change-making, mission-driven team. The CVI Center is taking bold steps to tackle the leading cause of childhood blindness, CVI. We're partnering with leading experts and taking an innovative, whole-child, and research-based approach. As our CVI Center Coordinator, you will play a key role in turning our vision into a reality and changing the lives of children and families across the country and, ultimately, worldwide.

      Watertown (Hybrid)

      01/16/2024

      Temporary Orientation and Mobility Specialist 

      Watertown, MA

      01/16/2024

      Braille Specialist:  Purpose of this position is to assist the teacher of the visually impaired (TVI) and orientation and mobility teacher with student instruction; adapting materials to student's reading mode (Braille and large print); assisting with Braille and adaptive equipment instructions as directed by the vision teacher, and serving as a member of the vision program team. 

      Apply on School District Website:  www.puyallupsd.org/careers.  View all job openings - Featured Jobs!

      Puyallup, WA

      01/12/2024

      At Cleveland Sight Center we believe in the unbridled potential of those with whom we partner. The barriers people with vision challenges face don’t have to stop them from reaching their goals. Our staff help break down those barriers by providing the training, support, and tools needed to live the lives they want. If you want to work at a place where your creativity, diversity, and passion to make a difference is celebrated, come join our awesome team!  Check out this video to learn how you can be pa

      Cleveland, Ohio

      01/09/2024

      The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) is searching for a mission-driven rehabilitation professional who is dedicated, motivated, and engaging to serve as a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS). As a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist, you will be supporting legally blind individuals to navigate safely and independently within their homes, workplace, and community. This position travels at least three days per week to provide services as assigned within the Northeast region of Massachusetts.

      Boston, MA

      01/09/2024

      The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) is searching for a mission-driven rehabilitation professional who is dedicated, motivated, and engaging to serve as a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS). As a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist, you will be supporting legally blind individuals to navigate safely and independently within their homes, workplace, and community. This position travels at least three days per week to provide services as assigned within the Northeast region of Massachusetts.

      Northeast Region, Massachusetts

      01/08/2024

      The Tennessee School for the Blind (TSB) Outreach Department is seeking a dual-certified teacher of students with visual impairments (TVI) and orientation and mobility specialist (O&M) to work in the West Tennessee region. Outreach teachers provide in-person direct and consultative services through the itinerant service delivery model with students in multiple school districts in their region; significant travel and communication is involved with these activities. This student-focused, collaboration-oriented professional will have the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the educational experience of their students and help prepare them for optimal postsecondary outcomes. Led by the Director of Outreach Services, Outreach teachers work as a team to ensure a shared vision of excellent services and support from the Outreach program. Outreach teachers are provided with a state vehicle, cell phone, and laptop to use for wo

      West Tennessee region (location flexible)

      01/04/2024

      Case Manager/Social Worker for Persons with Blindness or Visual Impairment

      Charlotte, NC

      01/04/2024

      Certified Low Vision Therapist (CLVT)

      Charlotte, NC

      12/26/2023

      Orientation and Mobility Instructor-Multiple Vacancies! 

      Our team is passionate about the providing Orientation and Mobility services to children and adults who are Blind or Visually Impaired (often with additional disabilities) in Cumberland and York Counties. We are seeking a skilled individual to join in our mission! This is professional services work instructing individuals with blindness or visual impairments of all ages in methods of safe and independent travel. The successful candidate will work closely with schools, families, and other blindness rehabilitation professionals and requires strong interpersonal, organizational and collaborative skills. This position is located in the Portland Career Center. Frequent regional travel is necessary. 

      Minimum qualifications:

      A Bachelors Degree in Orientation and Mobility and two (2) years of experience providing instruction in Orientation and Mobility

      Portland Maine area

      12/20/2023

      VA Blind Rehabilitation Services in San Juan is looking for a bilingual (Spanish and English) Admissions Coordinator. This position is open to the public until February 12, 2024. We are very much excited to bring in new talent and grow as a team in a sustainable way. If interested, please use the link below to learn more: USAJOBS - Job Announcement

      Any particular HR questions can be directed to Manuel Colon: manuel.colom@va.gov, 321-370-3040. 

      San Juan, Puerto Rico

      12/19/2023

      New York Therapy is seeking a COMS provider to work with a 13 year old child in Brooklyn, zip code 11220.  Sessions are 40 minutes per week, located in the school.  We offer very competitive rates, prompt payment to our providers, a simple on boarding process and a supportive administrative team.

      We are looking to fill this immediately.  I look forward to connecting with you.

      Sincerely, 

      Monica Nichols

       

       

      Brooklyn, NY

      12/11/2023

      Market Development Manager

      Are you driven by making meaningful impact with smart assistive technologies? If so, you may be just the person to join our team. Envision is growing & we are looking for an experienced & driven Market Development Manager to help expand & promote our assistive technology products. You will be responsible for developing market strategies, forming partnerships, maximizing existing sales channels & identifying new business opportunities to increase sales & grow our customer base. For additional details such job duties, qualifications & how to apply, see the full job description.

      Florida

      12/01/2023

      Educational Braillist posting for several position available in Seattle.

      https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/seattleschools?keywords=braillist

      Seattle, Washington

      12/01/2023

      A residency waiver has been granted for this announcement.

      Applications will be considered from residents and non-residents of Colorado 

      This position will have remote and hybrid workplace options available but will still be required to report to the listed address at the discretion of the supervisor and based on business need.  

       

      Alamosa Colorado

      12/01/2023

      Multiple Deaf blind Intervener positions available for Seattle Public Schools.

      https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/seattleschools?keywords=intervener

      Seattle, Washington

      11/30/2023

      Vocational Rehabilitation Blind and Low Vision Services in Billings MT is seeking a Vision Rehabilitation Therapist. This position can be hired as a training assignment which means the minimum education requirement at hire is a bachelors degree, Vocational Rehabilitation will offer financial assistance to obtain a master's degree.

      If you are looking for a new venture this is a great career opportunity!

      Billings

      11/20/2023

      Orientation & Mobility Specialist

      Tired of cold weather, want 300 days of sunshine a year, want to make a true difference on someone's life?  Arizona Center for the Blind & Visually Impaired (ACBVI) is looking for an outstanding Orientation & Mobility Instructor to join our team.  ACBVI uses a whole-person team-centered approach to ensure that ALL of our clients needs are being met.  You will work closely with teammates from ACBVI, the Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) on our campus, and our in-house Community Health Worker (CHW) to ensure client success.  Additionally we are the only agency in AZ providing vocational rehabilitation to those living with combined vision & hearing loss up to and including the DeafBlind.  Must be willing to relocate to or already live in Phoenix, must be COMS certified and able to pass a Federal background check.

      3100 East Roosevelt St. Phoenix, AZ

      11/14/2023

      BRS, Living Skills Instructor 

      LINK: USAJOBS - Job Announcement

      Position: BRS, Living Skills Instructor 

      • Salary

        $85,799 - $134,946 per year

      • Pay scale & grade

        GS 9 - 11

      • Location

        1 vacancy in the following location:

      • Remote job

        No

      • Telework eligible

        Yes—as determined by the agency policy.

      • Travel Required

        Not required

      • Relocation expenses reimbursed

        No

      • Appointment type

        Permanent -

      • Work schedule

        Full-time -

      • Service

        Excepted

      • Promotion potential

        11

      Palo Alto, CA

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: ART TEACHER/SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: Teacher of the Deaf

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: Teacher of the Visually Impaired (Preschool)

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: Teacher of the Visually Impaired

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      This position reports to the Director of Special Education and works in collaboration with the Occupational Therapist. This position works in collaboration with the Certified Occupational Therapist to provide occupational therapy services to students with disabilities as identified on Individual Education Programs. COTA's provide occupational therapy services to students with hearing, vision, and/or multiple disabilities under the direction of a registered OT. These services include contribution to and participation in the assessment, intervention and documentation process.

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      Teacher of the Deaf: ASL Teacher

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: Teacher of the Deaf: Literacy Specialist / Coach

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) Coordinator

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: American Sign Language (ASL) Instructor

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/13/2023

      NON-CLASSIFIED: Teacher of the Deaf: Elementary

      Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

      11/07/2023

      Technical Innovations Product Manager

      Reporting to the Senior Director of Global Technology Innovation, the Technical Innovations Product Manager will be responsible for the next generation product vision for many of APH’s technology endeavors.  The successful candidate will be responsible for product management, planning, and execution throughout product lifecycles, including gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with all stakeholders to ensure customer satisfaction and business goals are met.  The Technical Innovations Product Manager will be responsible for guiding the roadmap for multiple product lines simultaneously, keeping inclusive design at the core of what they do.

      1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KY 40206

      11/03/2023

      Do you have a client-centric approach to teaching O&M and enjoy collaborating with your fellow instructors? We have an opportunity for you! Located within the Orientation and Career Center for the Blind (OCCB), the Rehabilitation Instructor will teach students the skills necessary to accomplish their personal and professional goals.

       

      The OCCB Rehabilitation Instructors often collaborate on problem-solving related to client needs and curriculum. Located in Portland, our newest Rehabilitation Instructor will teach progressively challenging skills related to Orientation & Mobility. The OCCB is the heart of what we do at the Oregon Commission for the Blind. As our students are diverse, we invite members of all diverse communities to join our team. We value diversity and inclusion because we can better serve Oregonians who are blind. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity!

      Portland, OR

      10/30/2023

      ViewFinder is Arizona's largest private-practice optometry clinic, and we are looking for a full-time Certified Low Vision Therapist to conduct both in-office device trainings and at-home evaluations. The majority of patients will be direct referrals from low vision optometrists, but therapists may also receive outside referrals.

      Mesa, AZ

      10/29/2023

      Earle Baum Center (EBC) is a nonprofit regional community center located in Santa Rosa, CA, serving people with low vision and sight loss in Sonoma, Lake, Mendocino, and Napa counties. We currently have an opening for a full-time Orientation and Mobility Instructor.

      Santa Rosa

      10/09/2023

      The Visual Disabilities Program in the School of Teacher Education at Florida State University invites applications for an instructional position at the rank of Teaching Faculty I in Visual Disabilities. We seek a colleague to collaborate with and support the Visual Disabilities Program in its commitment to preparing high-quality professionals to provide services to individuals with visual impairments as teachers of students with visual impairments and orientation and mobility specialists.

      Tallahassee, FL

      10/04/2023

      Lighthouse Guild is the leading not-for-profit healthcare organization dedicated to addressing and preventing vision loss. Our mission is to provide exceptional services that inspire people who are visually impaired to attain their goals. Our vision is a world in which no person is limited by their visual capacity. Our Rehabilitation Department is seeking a full time Orientation and Mobility Instructor.

      250 W. 64th Street, New York NY 10012

      09/21/2023

      Come join a great team that is improving access to support, services and employment for people who are blind or have low vision in Central California. With a seasoned and skilled group of rehabilitation professionals, you will teach the critical skills in orientation and mobility for a primarily adult population, helping everyone from local students learning their new college class routes to seniors newly experiencing vision loss seeking to remain safe in familiar spaces. Apply today!

      California's Central Valley, Preferably based in Fresno, Visalia, or Bakersfield

      09/21/2023

      SPECIALIST, TALENT ACQUISITION - MENTAL HEALTH PATHWAY (JOB ID: 64020)

      Location: 1860 Lincoln Street, Denver, CO 80203

      Work Year: Traditional 235 work days per year

      Salary Range: $67,106 - $80,527

       

       

      Denver

      09/19/2023

      CERTIFIED ORIENTATION & MOBILITY SPECIALISTS

      •    $3000 Signing Bonus and Moving Costs Assistance (30+ hours)
      •    Full/Part-Time or per diem positions available in Rehab or Education Services
      •    Currently enrolled students in Master’s Program for Orientation & Mobility are encouraged to apply

      JOB SUMMARY
      IF you want to create positive change in the lives of people with visual impairments, you belong with us!

      We seek a compassionate, high-energy COMS to provide instruction which integrates non-visual methods with low vision aids/techniques, conduct assessments, provide indoor/outdoor instruction, including the use of public transportation, produce written assessments,

      Rehab position is in Newton, MA. Education positions involve travel.

      09/19/2023

      The School District of Palm Beach County, Florida has positions open for TVI/COMS for the 2023-2024 school year.  We are the 10th largest school district in the nation and the 5th largest in Florida.  We serve more than 189,000 students in Palm Beach County on Florida's Gold Coast.  We currently have over 200 students who are visually impaired.    The positions are itinerant and are needed primarily in the central and southern regions of our district.

      Palm Beach County, Florida

      09/19/2023

      Assistive Technology Instructor for Low Vision

      Summary of Responsibilities
      The planning, assessment, development, and implementation of assistive technology skills 
      necessary to empower individuals with vision loss in their vocational, educational, and daily living.
      Ability to teach clients Windows based programs and the internet using screen reading and 
      magnification software like JAWS and ZoomText, in addition to teaching smartphones both 
      iPhone and Android based. This is a part-time instructor position for up to 25/hours a week but 
      could lead to full-time employment.

      Center for the Visually Impaired (739 W. Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30308)

      09/18/2023

      New York City Department of Education Vision Services (EVS) has positions open for TVI/COMS for 2023-2024 school year.

      Certification information:                 https://eservices.nysed.gov/teach/certhelp/CertRequirementHelp.do

      Excellent salary and benefits - https://www.uft.org/sites/default/files/attachments/teachers-salary-schedules-2023.pdf

      More about EVS https://www.edvisionservices.org

      Contact: Gregory Santamoor, Director Educational Vision Services gsantamoor@schools.nyc.gov

       

       

       

      New York City - various boroughs

      09/15/2023

      The Northeastern Association of the Blind at Albany, located in ALBANY, NY, is currently looking for a certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist to join our team.

      We offer amazing benefits, wages, a hiring bonus and an amazingly hard working and supportive staff.  We hope you apply today!

        301 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12206

        09/13/2023

        Orientation & Mobility Trainer

        Description: The primary role of the Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) is to provide services to children with visual impairments for orientation and safe travel skills within the classroom, school, and community. The COMS is responsible for the evaluation, implementation, and progress monitoring of children according to the Individual Education Plan.

        Nassau County/Various Locations

        09/13/2023

        OIB Program Instructor

        Role Summary:

        The primary purpose of your job position is to instruct clients in the Older Individuals who are Blind (OIB) Program in personal management skills, clothing management skills, money management skills, medical, communications skills, home management skills, kitchen management skills, and smartphone usage.  This position would also include Case Management. This position reports to the Manager of Adult Services.

         

        Major Duties and Responsibilities:

        • Attends weekly staff meetings with the OIB Program Coordinator and the Adult Services Manager.
        • Performs student case management duties as assigned by the Manager.
        • Creates equipment recommendations for each student with justifications for each item listed.
        • Directs client families to Medi-Cal covered services to meet identified needs. Make referrals and/or coordinate medical examinations for necessary medi
        Los Angeles, CA

        09/13/2023

        OIB Program Coordinator

        Role Summary:

        The primary purpose of this position is to provide facilitation for the Older Individuals who are Blind (OIB) Program.  This position has duties related to the implementation of the OIB grant program at Wayfinder Family Services. As the OIB Program Coordinator you will provide services by implementing administrative systems, procedures, and policies for the OIB Program.

         

        Major Duties and Responsibilities:

        • Assists in marketing of OIB Program though outreach activities for the purpose of recruiting individuals to participate in the education and training available through the program.
        • Conducts outreach and networking with senior living facilities, senior centers, and other locations throughout Los Angeles County for the purpose of connecting to seniors in the community who would benefit from the services offered through the program.
        • Facilitates training
        Los Angeles, CA

        09/13/2023

        OIB Orientation and Mobility Specialist

        Role Summary:

        The primary purpose of your job position is to organize, plan and implement orientation and mobility services to blind and visually impaired clients.  This position reports directly to the Manager of Adult Services.

         

        Major Duties and Responsibilities:

        • Assesses each client’s orientation and mobility skills and develops an Individual Service Plan (ISP) to address the client’s individual orientation and mobility needs.
        • Develops and carries out a program of individualized instruction that may include pre-cane skills, cane skills, indoor travel, street crossings, travel in a small business district, downtown travel, and use of public transportation.
        • Emphasizes the effective use of any residual vision, tactile and other sensory modes, and reinforces learning associated with other areas of instruction.
        • Makes careful observ
        Los Angeles, CA

        09/08/2023

        The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction is seeking applicants for a School Educator II, Teacher of the Visually Impaired for our Exceptional Children Division. This position is responsible for Plan/develop, implement and evaluate educational programming designed to meet the unique and individual needs of visually impaired infants, toddlers, and preschoolers assigned to that individual teacher.
         

        **This is a home based, 12 month position, and requires up to 75% travel**

        Apply Here:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/northcarolina/jobs/3846392/teacher-of-the-visually-impaired

         

         

         

        Wake/Durham County, North Carolina

        09/08/2023

        The Optometric Clinic Coordinator is a multi-faceted role responsible for coordinating daily patient activities for the Envision Dallas Vision Rehabilitation Clinic, its providers, and the Envision Everyday store on site.   Daily tasks will vary from processing referrals, to setting and confirming appointments, to creating and preparing charts, performing insurance verification, and processing patient copays, as well as direct patient care to include performing intake, pretest, and specialty instrument testing such as visual field, and SLO; assisting the doctor with patient care, ordering specialty glasses or devices, maintaining supplies, following up with patient progress, and other coordination of care processes to ensure the patient has a high quality experience from start to finish.  The Optometric Clinic Coordinator must also ensure and maintain compliance with HIPAA, CMS, Texas Workforce Commission, grant funding requirements, and other regulatory guidelines an

        4306 Capitol Ave Dallas, TX

        08/31/2023

        New England Low Vision and Blindness (NELVB) is excited to welcome a friendly and dedicated Assistive Technology Specialist to our dynamic team of professionals!

        As a member of our Low Vision Technology Rehabilitation team, you'll be joining a collaborative group that passionately shares the latest innovations in low vision and blindness technology with educators, students, consumers, veterans, and government agencies. Your role as an Assistive Technology Specialist will involve teaching clients who are blind or visually impaired, as well as those who work with them, to effectively use assistive technology in schools, businesses, homes, and everyday activities.

        New England - Six (6) states [ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, RI]

        08/30/2023

        Hamilton County ESC has an opening for a part time/full time/ part time casual Itinerant Teacher of the Blind/Visually Impaired for the 2023-2024 school year.  The itinerant teacher for students with blindness and visual impairments travels to the students’ assigned schools/settings to provide direct and /or consultative special education services relating to vision loss. These services enable the students to learn in a variety of settings. The students range in age from 3 through 21 and may have only a visual impairment or additional disabilities and gifted/talented.  Letter of Interest along with resume will be accepted until the position is filled.

        QUALIFICATIONS:
        • As set by State Certification Authorities
        • ODE Teaching License, Teacher of the Visually Impaired
        • Proficient in Braille Codes and Teaching methodologies
        • Proficient in assistive technologies for Blind/Visually Impaired

        Cincinnati, Ohio

        08/30/2023

        Itinerant Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

        QUALIFICATION: Bachelor’s and/or Master’s Degree in Special Education Current Ohio Pupil Services License-COMS AER/Academy certification. Must be able to travel to various locations on a daily basis.

        Cincinnati, Ohio

        08/29/2023

        LaSalle Putnam Alliance for Special Education has an immediate opening for a part-time Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist for the 2023-2024 school year. The LEASE Cooperative covers the twenty-seven school districts within LaSalle and Putnam Counties.

        Ottawa, IL

        08/29/2023

        Instructor for Access Technology Center

        1816 Locust St Pittsburgh Pa 15219

        08/25/2023

        This is a clinical level position with the Division of Rehabilitation Services, Rehabilitation Technology Services Program that specializes in the application of computer based and other assistive technologies that when applied, promote employment, economic self-sufficiency and/or independence of individual with disabilities, specifically individuals who are blind, visually impaired, and/or deaf blind.

        Baltimore, MD 21218

        08/24/2023

        Job Details Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS)

        Job Location - Orlando, FL

        Job Category -Program Services Education Instructional

        Position Type - Full Time

        Education Level - Graduate Degree

         

        orlando,fl

        08/24/2023

        Job Details - Assistive Technology Instructor

        Job Location - Orlando, FL

        Position Type -Full Time 

        Job Category -  Education - Instructional

        Orlando, Florida

        08/17/2023

        Seeking an Orientation and Mobility professional to provide direct and follow-up services to adults living with vision loss. Training is agency or community-based in a three-county area.  A qualified candidate will have a master’s degree in Orientation & Mobility with ACVREP certification or willingness to become certified and a desire to work with a friendly team of doctors, specialists, and therapists.  The salary is dependent on experience. Health, dental and vision insurance is employer funded at 90% plus 5% retirement with no required employee match. PTO ranges from 30 – 40 days per year. Relocation assistance available.  For more information contact Laura Park-Leach, St. Louis Society for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 314-301-7307; lparkleach@slsbvi.org.

        8770 Manchester Road, Brentwood, MO 63144

        08/14/2023

        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.

        Seeking Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialists in the Finger Lakes Region of New York!

        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 (jbrath@goodwillfingerlakes.org), or apply online:  https://apply.jobappnetwork.com/clients/13048/posting/8599461/en?utm_source=goodwillfingerlakes.org

        Rochester, NY

        08/14/2023

         

        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.

        Currently seeking Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialists!

        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 (jbrath@goodwillfingerlakes.org), or apply online:  https://apply.jobappnetwork.com/clients/13048/posting/8599461/en?utm_source=goodwillfingerlakes.org

        Rochester, NY

        08/14/2023

        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.

        Seeking Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapists!

        Select your work schedule - full-time, part-time and contract opportunities available!  Annual full time time salary: $60,000 - $75,000.

        For more information, please contact JoBeth Rath, Director of Vision Services & Workforce Development (jbrath@goodwillfingerlakes.org), or apply online:  https://apply.jobappnetwork.com/clients/13048/posting/8599465/en?utm_source=goodwillfingerlakes.org 

        Rochester, NY

        08/10/2023

        Orientation & Mobility Specialist

         

        Lighthouse for the Blind Louisiana

        In 1915 The Louisiana Commission for the Blind, made up of individuals who were blind and their friends, began meeting at 1336 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA. They came together with the goal of providing meaningful employment for people who are blind. In 1957, the Commission formally changed its name to The Lighthouse for the Blind in New Orleans. In 1996, Lighthouse aligned with its industrial peers and moved to a high-tech manufacturing facility. The Lighthouse became a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility driven by the production of new, high volume, commercially competitive products, and provides call center services to the federal government. The lighthouse also serves the communities in New Orleans and Baton Rouge with services for the blind and visually impaired, hard of hearing and Deaf, and individuals with other disabilities. Each year Lighthouse continues evolving to meet t

        New Orleans

        08/08/2023

        CERTIFIED VISION REHABILITATION THERAPIST AND CERTIFIED ORIENTATION MOBILITY SPECIALIST (DUALLY CERTIFIED WELCOMED)

        Candidates must be certified or eligible for certification. Master’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree with a specialization in rehabilitation therapy of individuals who are blind and a knowledge of Grade II Braille; or a Bachelor’s Degree and successful completion of a training program for rehabilitation therapy professionals approved by the New York State Commission for the Blind (NYSCB) which meets nationally-accepted standards, as well as knowledge of Grade II Braille.

        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. Salary range is $42,000 - $50,000, commensurate. Final salary is based upon qualifications and experience.

         

        Binghamton, NY

        07/20/2023

        The South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired is hiring an Orientation and Mobility Specialist. Certification preferred, will consider applicants enrolled in an accredited certification program. 

        Aberdeen, SD

        07/19/2023

        Role Summary:

        The primary purpose of your job position is to organize, plan and implement orientation and mobility services to blind and visually impaired clients. This position reports directly to the Adult Services Manager.

        Los Angeles, CA

        07/19/2023

        Role Summary

        The primary purpose of the position is to organize, develop, and implement individualized course instruction for blind and visually impaired adult students referred for living skills instruction. Provides the instruction necessary to accomplish students’ objectives. Works as cooperative member of The Hatlen Center instructional services team.   

        San Pablo, CA

        07/19/2023

        Role Summary

        The primary purpose of your position is to assist the Director of Adult and Transition Services with facilitating the Hatlen Center for the Blind, Assistive Technology, and Employment Services programs to ensure client needs and goals are met.  This includes organizing and coordinating the adult instructional and residential components including oversight of the program facilities and equipment, and coordination of the policies, procedures, and practices for the programs.

        San Pablo, CA

        07/17/2023

        TVI or TVI/COMS full-time position-190 day 

        Las Cruces, NM

        07/15/2023

        OFFICE OF SCHOOLS

        Traditional 186 work days per year

        FTE: 1.0

        Salary Range: Please use the following link for a salary setting schedule: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1oa-dRtdwbrhausoq8Xhxt35SB499k5IZ/view

         

        Essential Functions and Objectives:

         

        Assesses and treats District students with language, pragmatics, articulation, functional communication, voice, and fluency disorders that impact educational learning. Works as part of the Special Education Team, identifying and serving students who may be eligible for Special Education Services in schools across all grade levels.

         

         

        - Provides various support and conducts activities related to logistics, reporting, training, communications, and processes. Participates in the implementation of new initiatives.

        - Assesses and troubleshoots escalated problems and applies expert understanding to resolve complex challenges; focuses on root c

        Multiple Locations

        07/07/2023

        Vocational Rehabilitation Blind and Low Vision Services is looking to contract with a certified O&M Specialist. Our office has an O&M in training and would like to have someone for her to shadow with as well as continue client services while she is out of state completing coursework 

        Billings Montana

        06/29/2023

        2023-2024 School Year: Part-time (15-20 hours per week)- Teacher for the Visually Impaired/ Blind ($48/hr); Elgin, Texas

         

         

        Elgin, Texas

        06/28/2023

        OFFICE OF SCHOOLS

        Traditional 186 work days per year

        FTE: 1.0

        Salary Range: Please see the DCTA Salary Schedule at https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GwGSeOg7KimPubM9LE3Rc3qxahOJOhQn/view

        Essential Functions and Objectives:

        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.

        - Collaborates with and supports the needs of students, staff, and families by fostering an understanding of vision loss; provides a continuum of evidence-based intervention strategies and services to improve compensatory strategies for increased achievement.

        - Teaches and instructs academic content areas, adapted technolog

        Denver, CO

        06/28/2023

        OFFICE OF SCHOOLS

        Traditional 186 work days per year

        FTE: 1.0

        Salary Range: See DCTA Teacher Salary Schedule at http://careers.dpsk12.org/teachercomp/compensation-your-first-year/

         

        Essential Functions and Objectives:

         

        Provides direct instruction to students with hearing loss or auditory difficulties in settings that provide a continuum of services from self-contained instruction to full inclusion in the regular classroom. Creates and makes available to students an environment where their language needs are central and essential to a free and appropriate education.

         

        - Provides various support and conducts activities related to logistics, reporting, training, communications, and processes. Participates in the planning and implementation of new initiatives.

        - Assesses and troubleshoots escalated problems and applies expert understanding to resolve complex challenges of stakeholders; focuses o

        Denver, CO

        06/27/2023

        Low Vision Occupational Therapist

        Onsite Yoga & Wellness Center, parking, employer contribution to 401k.

        Job Type: Full-time

        Benefits:

        • 401(k)
        • Dental insurance
        • Employee assistance program
        • Flexible spending account
        • Health insurance
        • Life insurance
        • Paid time off
        • Professional development assistance
        • Relocation assistance
        • Tuition reimbursement
        • Vision insurance

        Schedule:

        • 8 hour shift
        • Day shift
        • Monday to Friday
        1816 Locust St Pittsburgh Pa 15219

        06/15/2023

        POSITION SUMMARY:  This position is responsible for organizing and implementing an instructional program for visually impaired students.  This position is expected to travel to a variety of schools to provide direct and/or consultative special education services related to visual impairments.  The students range in age from 3 through 21 and may or may not have additional disabilities.  This position is part of the O&M-TVI Special Services team and reports to a Special Services Coordinator.  

        SPED/ Briarwood Elementary - Itinerant

        05/31/2023

        Blind Rehabilitation Specialist (Manual Skills)

        The primary purpose of this position is to provide blind and vision rehabilitation services for visually impaired Veterans and Service members within a residential setting. The specialist's assignment will be in the Manual Skills section, but may also cover low vision therapy, orientation and mobility, vision rehabilitation therapy, or access technology instruction dependent on specialist's background and certification.

        The Manual Skills Specialist is responsible for instructing Veterans who are blind and visually impaired to effectively use their remaining senses, along with the utilization of protective techniques and assistive devices to gain their highest level of sensory awareness and personal independence. After evaluation, an individualized treatment plan is developed based on the person's goals, assessed needs and interests. Activities are designed to challenge the participant

        American Lake, Tacoma, WA

        05/30/2023

        The job of Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist supports students who are visually impaired with developmentally appropriate instruction to learn to safely travel within and navigate familiar and unfamiliar environments, including home and school areas, buildings, outdoor areas, streets, and public transportation options.

        Overland Park, KS

        05/29/2023

        The Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired South Carolina (ABVISC) is looking for a COMS, COMS/TVI and/or CVRT to join our team on a contracted basis to start with opportunity of part-time/full-time employment. 

        If you are interested in this opportunity, please email Brooks Harken at bharken@abvisc.org with your location and resume. 

        Throughout South Carolina

        05/26/2023

        CERTIFIED ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SPECIALIST (COMS)/RURAL OUTREACH COORDINATOR

        Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired  - Anchorage, Alaska

        The person in this position provides instruction in long cane travel and other adaptive aids to blind and low vision residential and day clients who are participating in the Center’s rehabilitation program. In addition, the COMS develops and updates the curriculum followed when providing this instruction. Primary focus will be on developing and increasing skills for safe walking in a variety of environments and conditions. For each client participating, the person in this position assesses needs, develops a service plan to meet those needs, maintains current records of client progress, coordinates services with those provided by other staff, and completes reports on level of skill development and recommendations for devices, equipment, further training, and other services. The encouragement and

        Anchorage Alaska

        05/24/2023

        VisionLink Director of Programs manages all activities and functions associated with Educational Programs at VisionLink. The Director is responsible for the operational and administrative work in the planning, development, coordination, implementation, monitoring, and continuous improvement of education and training programs.  The Director ensures that program goals and objectives are accomplished in accordance with established priorities and in alignment with the mission of VisionLink, through person-centered planning. The Director will accomplish the activities of the role while modeling VisionLink’s commitment to promoting independence, skill-building, collaboration, dignity, and respect.

        Philadelphia, PA

        05/18/2023

        We have an opening for a Part-Time OR Full-Time Certified Teacher for the Visually Impaired to provide instruction to students for the 2023-24 school year. This itinerant position will serve students in the beautiful city of Greenville, SC.

        Greenville, SC

        05/10/2023

        Evaluate and train consumers in the use of adaptive technology and the use of electronic equipment, such as computers and note-taking devices.

        Kansas City, MO

        05/10/2023

        Teacher of the Visually Impaired-Itinerant

        In collaboration with Area Education Agencies (AEAs) and Local Education Agencies (LEAs), and using an itinerant model, the Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) provides appropriate support and/or instruction to students with visual impairments, in their local schools and home settings.

        Johnston, IA

        05/09/2023

        The Capital Area Intermediate Unit in South Central Pennsylvania is seeking a certified Teacher of the Visually Impaired (w/ O&M cert preferred) for the 2023-2024 school year. The successful candidate will join a team of TVIs/COMs who work directly with students in school districts and preschools within Perry, Cumberland, and Dauphin counties. 

        Enola, PA

        05/08/2023

        FLORIDA VISUALLY IMPAIRED AND BLIND SERVICES LLC

         

        Job Title: Teacher of the Visually Impaired

        Job Summary: We are seeking a dedicated and qualified Teacher of the Visually Impaired to join our team in the Alachua County, FL and surrounding area. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing specialized educational instruction to students with visual impairments, including those who are blind or have low vision. The Teacher of the Visually Impaired will collaborate with families, educators, and related service providers to develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) that address the unique needs of each student.

        Gainesville, FL

        05/05/2023

        APSEA is looking for an Orientation and Mobility (O&M) specialist in New Brunswick, Canada! 

        The Orientation and Mobility (O&M) specialist is responsible for the delivery of quality O&M programs in New Brunswick for learners supported by APSEA who are blind or visually impaired. The incumbent will provide O&M services and consultation, supporting the planning, development and implementation of individualized O&M programs throughout the province of New Brunswick. Further O&M service and consultation will also be provided as needed throughout the Atlantic Provinces in Canada.

        Working collaboratively with APSEA colleagues, school-based teams, and other professionals is a critical component of the O&M Specialist’s role. They also will:

        • Facilitate student learning by conducting assessments in O&M. 
        • Develop, administer, monitor, and evaluate O&M programs for in their local community and/or in
        New Brunswick, Canada

        04/26/2023

        FEDORA OUTLIER LLC is a remote assistive technology firm based out of Atlanta, GA. We are looking for assistive technology specialist to work with our team of motivated, goal oriented teachers.

        Virtual

        04/26/2023

        TVI POSITION- The Rocky Mountains are calling!

        Denver Public Schools is looking for an itinerant TVI (O&M certified a plus, but not required) to work with an amazing vision team in Denver, CO. The candidate will provide 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. 

        To apply, please visit the DPS job board, scroll down on the right hand side and enter Job ID 59324.

        Denver, CO

        04/26/2023

        Children's Specialist

        Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired is Florida's largest and oldest not-for-profit organization serving the needs of the blind and visually impaired. Through education, training, research and vision enhancement, Miami Lighthouse provides hope, confidence, and independence to people of all ages, transforming the lives of over 90,000 blind and visually impaired people annually, from babies to seniors, and their families. Our programs' impact is statewide, national, and international.

        POSITION SUMMARY: This position carries the major responsibilities for providing comprehensive rehabilitation/developmental training and family/home intervention services to children aged birth to six and their families.

        Miami, FL

        04/21/2023

        Assistive Technology (AT) Instructor - Part-Time, Temporary, Remote

        Position Purpose and Summary

        This position exists to provide training and support in the areas of blindness and low vision technologies to persons who have low vision, are blind, or who are DeafBlind. Technologies include computers, phones, software, and other specialized devices. The incumbent has the task of integrating mainstream and assistive technologies.

        Customer ages will range from middle-school aged through older adult ages. Customers are immediately or ultimately seeking competitive integrated employment, and/or wish to improve their independence and quality of life. Instruction and support will be provided via remote instruction. Training may be one-on-one or in groups.

        Remote position

        04/21/2023

        Assistive Technology (AT) Instructor - Full-Time, On-Location

        Position Purpose and Summary

        This position exists to provide training and support in the areas of blindness and low vision technologies to persons who have low vision, are blind, or who are DeafBlind. Technologies include computers, phones, software, and other specialized devices. The incumbent has the task of integrating mainstream and assistive technologies.

        Customer ages will range from middle-school aged through older adult ages. Customers are immediately or ultimately seeking competitive integrated employment, and/or wish to improve their independence and quality of life. Instruction and support will largely be offered at the Lighthouse training center in Duluth, Minnesota; additionally, services may be provided in customers’ homes or via remote instruction. Training may be one-on-one or in groups.

        Duluth, Minnesota, USA

        04/20/2023

        Full-time OT with O&M  position open for immediate fill

        Houston

        04/17/2023

        Digital Apex is looking for a Technical Writer for its TrainingWare assistive technology Training Management System. The writer will be responsible for creating lessons for our curriculum in a format consistent with our existing courses. This is an opportunity to work from home and on your own schedule.

        Work from home

        04/12/2023

        Job Summary

        At Lighthouse Louisiana, we empower people with disabilities through services, employment, and advocacy. The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (VRT) is a vital member of the Vision Rehabilitation Services (VRS) team, who creates opportunities through ADL training and technology for people with vision loss inside and outside of the organization. The VRT is a techie with a passion for problem solving and a desire to drive programs to success, assisting people in achieving their dreams for developing new ADL/IADL skills, starting new career paths, or achieving upward mobility.  The Lighthouse VRT embraces new assistive devices and software and is eager to keep up with current trends to support program development. Dual certification as a CVRT and CATIS is required. Candidates on the path to certification may be considered.  mary:

        123 State Street, New Orleans, LA 70118

        04/07/2023

        Would you like to live in Oregon? We are looking for a Rehabilitation Instructor to work with our Older Individuals who are Blind program. We are open to people with a degree or credential in any vision loss field. Current students approaching completion please inquire.  COMS preferred. You will be working alongside a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, an Assistive Technology Instructor and a Rehabilitation Assistant. This position is based in beautiful Southern Oregon near Ashland (Southern Oregon University) and the CA border. You can be in the mountains, at Crater Lake, or on the coast in less than 2.5 hours.

        Act now! Posting expires on 4/23/23.

         

        Medford, OR

        04/06/2023

        JOB TITLE:  Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TVI) - Full Time / Part Time

        The number of students who need vision services is increasing and Future in Sight, New Hampshire’s only statewide, non-profit vision service provider, is growing every day to meet those needs. Future In Sight offers families, schools and other education institutions access to a network of certified vision professionals. We are working to increase both our core capacity and our flexible capacity so that our students receive their vision services with fidelity.

        At Future In Sight, we use evidence-based tools and closely collaborate with nearby institutions of higher education in action research to assess, evaluate, serve, and monitor our students. As a result, our students uniquely benefit. Empathy, collaboration, partnership, and appropriately high expectations for learners are our business.

        Concord, New Hampshire

        04/06/2023

        Looking for an Orientation and Mobility Specialist!

        With the ability to:

        ·       Work effectively with clients on a one-on-one basis or in small groups

        ·       Assess Clients’ functioning levels and develop an individualized training plan for each client

        ·       Teach orientation and mobility concepts to clients

        ·       Teach the use of various mobility devices/apps, etc.

        Brevard County, FL

        04/06/2023

        We have an opening for a Full Time Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist or Dually Certified TVI and COMS to provide instruction to students for the 2023-24 school year. This position may be located in the Myrtle Beach, the Midlands or the Fort Mill surrounding areas. Let us know your personal preference for location!

        Myrtle Beach, Columbia OR Fort Mill surrounding areas

        04/05/2023

        Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

         

        Rockford, IL

        04/05/2023

        Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) 

        Peoria, IL

        04/05/2023

        Under the general direction of the Superintendent, the 0 to 3 Program Coordinator is responsible for the management and oversight of the KSSB 0 to 3 Program for children who have a visual impairment, including those with additional unique learning needs. This is a year-round, 12-month position.

        Flexible and negotiable; Preferred candidates would reside in Kansas

        04/05/2023

        Provide specialized services for children age 0-3 who are blind, have low vision, or are at risk for visual impairment, in their homes, in local schools and within the community. The 0-3/Early Childhood Teacher position will provide specialized BLV services to children ages 0-3 who live in a geographic area of Kansas. The teacher will work independently under the direction of the 0-3 Coordinator. The teacher will provide assessments, instruction, resources, services and/or supports as well as parent coaching to best meet the unique needs of each child and the early supports agency/ early childhood setting being served. Work will be done in collaboration with the child’s family, IFSP and IEP teams. Caseload will be developed by the Coordinator in collaboration with local networks. This is a year-round, 12-month position.

         

        Kansas City, Kansas

        04/04/2023

        Position Description:               

        To provide effective leadership in developing and maintaining high quality educational programs and services at the Tennessee School for the Blind.

        The leadership responsibilities of the Tennessee School for the Blind shall extend to all activities at the school, to all phases of the educational program, to LEA outreach and state-wide services, to oversight of the residential program, to all aspects of the financial operation, to all parts of the physical plant, and to the conduct of such other duties as may be assigned by the Commissioner and/or designee. The director of schools may delegate these duties together with appropriate authority but may not delegate nor relinquish ultimate responsibility for results or any portion of accountability.

        115 Stewarts Ferry Pike, Nashville, TN 37214

        03/28/2023




        PRIMARY PURPOSE:
        The Teacher of the Visually Impaired is responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of Individual Education Programs (IEPs) for identified special education students (from birth through 21 years or graduation) with visual impairments. Travel to the students’ assigned schools to provide direct and/or consultative special education services.
         
        All employees of SISD are expected to act with integrity, support organizational goals, communicate in a clear and respectful manner, championing the needs of our students and drive continuous improvement.
         
        QUALIFICATIONS:  
        Required:

        • Bachelor’s degree in content and/or related field from an accredited college or university
        • Valid Texas teacher certification for teachers of student with visual impairments

         
        Preferred:


        03/23/2023

        Teacher of the Visually Impaired-Vision Services Program

        (Full Time/Part Time or Contractor)

         

        Rockland , MA

        03/23/2023

        Orientation and Mobility Instructor-Vision Services Program

        (Part Time opening commencing July 1, 2023)

        Rockland, MA

        03/14/2023

        The certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist (O&M Specialist) will teach people who are blind or visually impaired the skills and concepts they need in order to travel independently and safely, in the home, classroom, at work, in the community and city.  The O&M Specialist is responsible for maintaining a current certification. The O&M Specialist will conduct outreach activities and be responsible for the delivery of low vision support groups and independent living skills classes.  The O&M Specialist is responsible for advocating and delivering the core services of independent living including independent living skills training, peer counseling, information and referral services, individual and systems advocacy, and transition / deinstitutionalization.  The position also requires knowledge of disability issues and the independent living philosophy. The O&M Specialist shall focus his/her work complimentary to the spirit and intent of the inde

        Kansas (Topeka, Osage City, Iola or Emporia)

        03/01/2023

        Position Summary: This position carries the major responsibilities for developing and implementing individualized lesson plans for each client in learning concepts, equipment and materials, skills and techniques essential to meeting the client’s goals. Relocation and childcare available. 

         

        Sing on Bonus, Childcare and Relocation* available! 

         

        Miami, Florida

        02/23/2023

        Blind Rehabilitation Specialist - Living Skills

        CVRT position at the American Lake Blind Rehabilitation Center

         

        Tacoma, WA

        02/22/2023

        The Technology Coordinator coordinates patient care and support services for training of accessible technology to an adult population of patients, which is characterized by a very significant number of older male patients as well as young Veterans who may have wound and trauma related vision loss. The primary age of patients treated and cared for at VAPAHCS historically has been at the geriatric level although there are frequently younger veterans between the ages of 18 and 65 who require care.

        Palo Alto, CA

        02/21/2023

        Itinerant Teacher of the Blind/Visually Impaired

        Cincinnati, Ohio

        02/21/2023

        Itinerant Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

        Cincinnati, Ohio

        02/20/2023

        COMS or TVI/COMS

        Tallahassee Wants You! 

        LBB - Lighthouse of the Big Bend (Tallahassee, FL) is seeking a Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist to provide direct instructional services to clients ages 14 and older in both individual and classroom settings. 

        Since we believe in flexibility and maintaining a work/life balance, we encourage people to apply and tell us if they are interested in a full-time position, part-time position, an independent contractor position, or a remote-work position. LBB is a supportive environment that fosters leadership, personal growth, and participation in our amazing community. We are committed to connecting newcomers to hundreds of other professionals from a variety of sectors in the region and are always looking for people eager to assume leadership positions.  If you are looking for a flexible schedule and the freedom to implement your own ideas in a supportive environment, then LBB is the place for you.

        LB

        Tallahassee, FL

        02/13/2023

        Early Learning Teacher Blind/VI Birth to Three-2439 Northern/Southwestern Arizona (Yuma, AZ) 

        https://www.applitrack.com/asdb/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Certified&subcategory=Early+Childhood+Teacher+%28Blind%2FVI%29  

        Yuma, AZ

        02/13/2023

        The NYS Early Intervention Program (EIP) serves infants and toddlers with developmental disabilities/delays from birth to age three statewide.

        We have a shortage of licensed providers below to deliver services to children and families:

        - Low Vision Specialists

        - Orientation/Mobility Specialists

        - Teachers of the Blind/Partially sighted, Teachers of the Blind/Visually Handicapped

        - Vision Rehabilitation Therapists

        If interested in a career in the NYS EIP, visit our website at https://health.ny.gov/EINeedsYou or email provider@health.ny.gov or call 518-473-7016 (Option 1).

        NYS Early Intervention

        01/31/2023

        Orientation and Mobility Instructor

        Portland, Maine, United States | Healthcare | Full-time

        Apply by: Feb. 15, 2023

        Apply

        Department of Labor - Bureau of Rehabilitation Services - Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired

        Opening Date: January 18, 2023

        Closing Date: February 15, 2023

        Job Class Code: 3015
        Grade: 23 (Professional/Technical)
        Salary: $45,136 – $60,881 
        Location: Portland, ME

        This position provides Orientation and Mobility services to children and adults who are Blind or Visually Impaired (often with additional disabilities) in Cumberland and York Counties. This is professional services work instructing individuals with blindness or visual impairments of al

        Portland Maine Area

        01/26/2023

        The University of Alabama in Huntsville College of Education is seeking a tenure-track OR clinical-track Assistant Professor of Special Education. The ideal candidate will be well grounded in the knowledge and pedagogy of special education for students PreK-12 exhibiting a range of disabilities. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain scholarly activities, teach courses in special education and engage in school, college, university, and national service. Preference is for individuals with a background in visual impairments, orientation and mobilty, or autism. 

        Huntsville, AL

        01/24/2023

        GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: To be responsible for providing mobility instruction and orientation to individuals with blindness and low vision in the community, home, schools, work centers and industry; to provide assessment, instruction and training to individuals who are blindor visually impaired using a sequential process, in which individuals are taught to utilize theirremaining senses to determine their position orientation within their environment, and tonegotiate safe movement from one place to another; and to do related work as required.

        APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT : http://www.apply.ri.gov One Capitol Hil lProvidence, RI 02908 questions@hr.ri.gov 

        Position #1237-10100-301VISION, REHABILITATION, ORIENTATION AND MOBILITYSPECIALISTRH

        Providence RI

        01/24/2023

        SPECIALIST, SCHOOL COMMUNICATIONS

        Denver

        01/23/2023

        The VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System's Visual Impairment Service Team (VIST) is recruiting for a Low Vision Therapist.  The job posting closes on 2/6/22.  Please apply at the appropriate link below:

        USAJOBS - Job Announcement

          Los Angeles, CA

          01/19/2023

          The Department of Economic Security, Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (DERS) performs an integral role in improving Arizona’s workforce by assisting individuals who are unemployed or underemployed, and those with barriers, to prepare for and obtain meaningful employment. DERS supports Arizona employers with recruitment assistance by connecting them to a skilled workforce.

          We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our team as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor with the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA). This position will report to the Supervisor and provide vocational rehabilitation counseling and guidance to individuals with disabilities to address barriers to employment and gain the skills to enter, gain, or retain employment. This position will serve in a hybrid work environment.

          3262 Bob Drive, Prescott, Arizona 86314

          01/19/2023

          The Department of Economic Security, Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (DERS) performs an integral role in improving Arizona’s workforce by assisting individuals who are unemployed or underemployed, and those with barriers, to prepare for and obtain meaningful employment. DERS supports Arizona employers with recruitment assistance by connecting them to a skilled workforce.

          We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our team as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor with the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA). This position will report to the Supervisor and provide vocational rehabilitation counseling and guidance to individuals with disabilities to address barriers to employment and gain the skills to enter, gain, or retain employment. This position will serve in a hybrid work environment.

          5441 East 22nd Street, Tucson, Arizona 85711

          01/19/2023

          Distribution Services Unit:  Material Handler

          The Material Handler, under general supervision of the Material Coordinator, performs work involved in the receipt, storage and distribution of products stored in a warehouse along with a variety of related activities involved in picking, packing, staging and delivery of material in a timely manner.

          The full-time schedule is Monday – Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm.

          The rate of pay is based on wage determination under the Services Contract Act of $15.00 (base) + $4.80 (health & welfare) = $ $19.80 total.

          (NOTE: The Health and Wellness fringe benefit may reduce, depending on the benefits an employee enrolls in.)

          Generous benefits with some starting on day one.

          Located on the bus line.

          515 N 51st Avenue, Ste. 130, Phoenix AZ 85043

          01/19/2023

          Administration/Human Resources Assistant

          The Administrative/Human Resources Assistant provides a high level of administrative support to the organization through various responsibilities and activities.

          A professional work environment with a team who care for each other and the success of AIB.

          Competitive compensation of $17.50 per hour.

          We are located on the bus line.

          515 N 51st Avenue, Ste. 130, Phoenix AZ 85043

          01/17/2023

          Evaluate and provide instruction for blind or vision impaired individuals in order to become fully independent. The goal of the program is to provide instruction that enables the student to gain independence in their daily activities, which include Household Management, Communication Skills, Recreation and Leisure, basic Computer and iPhone training, and Self Advocacy Skills.

          1816 Locust St Pittsburgh Pa 15219

          01/09/2023

          This position supports Senior Services and Rehabilitation Services departments.  Senior Services clients are older adults managing vision loss in varying degrees.  Rehabilitation Services clients are predominately working age, 18 years old through retirement. Vision rehabilitation support is provided in the home or in a classroom/kitchen setting at VLR offices.  The Rehabilitation Instructor will instruct clients on assistive technology and Braille that will allow for them to be safe, productive and independent.

          Little Canada, Minnesota

          01/06/2023

          O&M Specialist. 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.

          Louisville, KY

          01/03/2023

          Position Summary: This position provides instruction to children ranging in age from birth to twenty-one years old, develops and implements individualized lesson plans for each client. Collaborates with other professionals and serves as a community liaison to ensure quality services. Relocation and Child Care available. 

          Miami, Florida

          12/27/2022

          Manage a team charged with overseeing the design, implementation, and operations of growth and performance management systems for school-based, central office, and field employees. The director will be responsible for the high-quality implementation of the district’s growth and performance systems for teachers, school leaders, central office, and school-based employees, and will work collaboratively across multiple teams to help ensure alignment and quality across district growth and performance systems. Responsible for the strategic management of the use of growth and performance data to inform decision-making and compliance with state statutes as well as design tools and strategies to support high-quality and consistent implementation of these systems across classrooms, schools, and central office. Additionally, lead the vision and direction for how Talent Mapping will drive intentional development, promotion and growth opportunities for high performing and high potential em

          Denver, CO

          12/21/2022

          Join Direct Advocacy & Resource Center as an Orientation & Mobility Skills Coach

          Summary: Assist participants with disabilities in achieving their self-identified Independent Living (IL) goals, focused on travel

          About Direct: Direct Advocacy & Resource Center is the Center for Independent Living for Southern Arizona. We advocate for, and work with, persons with diverse disabilities to ensure their civil rights and equal access to all aspects of life in our community.

          Pay/Benefits: Direct is accepting applications for full-time employment. Pay rate DOE. Benefits include generous PTO and paid holidays, employer paid medical and dental benefits for the employee, and flex time

          Tucson, AZ

          12/19/2022

          Salary: $55,972.00 to $88,034.00 Per Year

          Open & Closing Dates: 12/16/2022 to 01/05/2023

          Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

          Pay Scale & Grade: GS-9-11

          Kansas City VA Medical Center

          12/05/2022

          MANAGER, FINANCE

          Denver Public Schools

          12/02/2022

          SBVI Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor or Senior Rehabilitation Counselor

          We are looking for someone to join our team who has a passion for helping people! Located in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota, this is a key position in the operations of the Rapid City office of Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired. The Rehabilitation Counselor works with individuals with vision impairments who require Vocational Rehabilitation Services to obtain or maintain employment. This position will also provide independent living services to assist individuals with vision loss to increase independence to remain in their home and community. 

          Rapid City, SD

          11/25/2022

          Would you like to be part of an amazing culture that helps Arizonans reach their full potential through temporary assistance? The Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) is looking for individuals that are committed to service, community, and teamwork.

           

          The Department of Economic Security, Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (DERS) performs an integral role in improving Arizona’s workforce by assisting individuals who are unemployed or underemployed, and those with barriers, to prepare for and obtain meaningful employment. DERS supports Arizona employers with recruitment assistance by connecting them to a skilled workforce.

          We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our team as a Rehabilitation Services Technician with the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA). This position is responsible for providing potential applicants who have disabilities with a basic overview of Vo

          1455 S. Alvernon Way #201

          11/22/2022

          This is a professional position to prepare students with visual impairments to travel independently and safely.  Orientation and Mobility (O & M) is one of the nine areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) required to be evaluated for students with visual impairments.

          St. Mary's County Maryland

          11/18/2022

          Would you like to be part of an amazing culture that helps Arizonans reach their full potential through temporary assistance? The Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) is looking for individuals that are committed to service, community, and teamwork.

          The Department of Economic Security, Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (DERS) performs an integral role in improving Arizona’s workforce by assisting individuals who are unemployed or underemployed, and those with barriers, to prepare for and obtain meaningful employment. DERS supports Arizona employers with recruitment assistance by connecting them to a skilled workforce.

          We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our team as a Rehabilitation Instructional Services Specialist 3 with the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA). This position works under the general supervision of the RAES Assistant Manager teaching independent living skills which includes Orienta

          3443 N. Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012

          11/17/2022

          Bosma Enterprises located in Indianapolis, IN is hiring for a Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist (COMS).  The COMS will travel throughout a wide geographic area offering Orientation and Mobility instruction to adults who blind or visually impaired in safe, independent, and efficient travel in both familiar and unfamiliar environments so they may function at a level which will result in an independent lifestyle. The COMS will also assist individuals to achieve maximum independence through daily living skills instruction. The COMS is responsible for the implementation of the individualized rehabilitation services to clients to support their goals to remain independent in their home and daily activities. Incumbent must be able to provide their own transportation to various client sites.

          Indianapolis, IN

          11/17/2022

          VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION COUNSELOR
          Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (DERS)
          Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA)

          11420 North 19th Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85029

          11/16/2022

          Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapists - must hold ACVREP certification. Will provide instruction and guidance in adaptive independent living skills, enabling adults who are blind and visually impaired to confidently carry out their daily activities.

          Rockland County/Orange County

          11/16/2022

          POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Orientation and Mobility (COMS)) specialist provides expertise for individuals with vision loss and their families to maximize skills for optimal independence to travel safely, confidently and independently in their environment. The Orientation and Mobility specialist works with individuals usually on a one-to-one basis in a home, school, hospital or in the community.

          Rockland County/Orange County

          11/15/2022

          Are you wanting to get in on the first step?  Your position would be conducting Functional Vision Assessments and providing support and professional development to educators working with students who are visually impaired/blind.   Are you wanting to provide the foundation through the assessment, a break from direct service and want to be part of rock star team?  Consider being the Blind Skill Specialist covering the east side of the state and down to the boot heel!

           

          Apply here: https://mocareers.mo.gov/hiretrue/ce3/job-board/5effe9b2-4b89-494b-ac76-c45e25190768/8b60fa3c-5f55-488e-a10a-1115cab1a844?jb=true

          St. Louis, MO

          11/11/2022

          Maxim Staffing received a request for an URGENT NEED from a client stating that they are looking for a full-time certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) in the Monroe and Pike County, PA areas. From working with Maxim Staffing you can expect:

           

          1. Weekly Pay

          2. Benefits

          3. ~35 hours Guaranteed following a School Schedule (day shift)

           

          If you want to learn more about this opportunity and what it is like to be a part of the Maxim family, please apply or call the office at (484) 709-3598 and ask for Elyse!

          Monroe and Pike Counties, Pennsylvania

          11/10/2022

          Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist -  Chicago, IL -  Part time/Full time Opportunity

          Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity to assist individuals within the disabilities/senior population in the area of transportation? Do you enjoy working out in the community? We are looking for a dynamic candidatewith a certification in orientation and mobility for the visually impaired as well as a background inspecial education, social work, or a related discipline with public transit experience. Training will be provided.

          COMPANY

          Mobility Management Partners, Inc. (MMP) is a non-profit social enterprise company providing services to various public and private agencies. Our mission is to improve access to a variety of transportation options for individuals with disabilities and seniors, with unmet transportation needs. MMP currently provides Travel Training, Call Center services, Americans wit

          Chicago, Illinois

          11/09/2022

          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.

          Coachella Valley(Palm Desert, CA 92260)

          11/09/2022

          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.

          Santa Barbara, CA (93105)

          11/09/2022

          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.

          Los Angeles, CA (90029)

          11/09/2022

          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.

          Laguna Hills, CA (92653)

          11/04/2022

          Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

          This position is responsible for the delivery of Orientation and Mobility services to Leader Dog clients, employees, associated professionals and community. The position will also be responsible for the supervision of O&M interns.

          Rochester Hills, Michigan

          11/01/2022

          VISIONS is seeking highly qualified candidates for the position of Senior Technology Instructor for its VISIONS Center on Blindness campus location.  Come join the team of NY State First Residential Vocational Rehabilitation Center which provides residential services to individuals who are blind and visually impaired to prepare them for competitive employment and/or pursue higher education.

          If you are interested in applying, please submit a cover letter and resume to:  Ruben P. Coellar, Chief Program Officer rcoellar@visionsvcb.org  Thank you!

           

          Spring Valley, NY

          11/01/2022

          VISIONS is looking for a CVRT to provide services in the residential services programs and community rehab in the lower Hudson Valley region in New York State.  If you are interested, please email your cover letter and resume to Ruben P. Coellar, Chief Program Officer.  Thank you!

          Spring Valley, NY

          10/27/2022

          ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SPECIALIST

          Position Summary: Responsible for providing orientation and mobility training and services to consumers.

          Tulsa, OK

          10/27/2022

          The mission statement of The STAR Center is to help any person with any disability to realize their potential. The person in this position will assist individuals with disabilities to overcome barriers in work, school, and life through the use of Assistive Technology.  

          At a minimum, the person occupying this position should have the educational background, professional or personal experience, or a combination thereof to provide comprehensive Assistive Technology Services and who:

               1. Has knowledge of anatomy, physiology, disabling conditions, and disease processes relevant to the technical aspects of the assistive technology and services that they represent or provide; and

               2. Regularly engages in self-guided study and attends courses, seminars, trade shows, and other continuing education activities, with at least 10 hours per year of such activities.

          Such degrees, fields of study, and work exp

          Greater Nashville/Middle Tennessee area

          10/18/2022

            MS Schools for the Deaf and the Blind is seeking to hire a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist.

          MS School for the Blind

          10/12/2022

          Purpose:

          The purpose of this position is to provide O&M training, education/consultation and technical assistance to people who are blind, DeafBlind, or blind with other disabilities, as well as education to employees and community members, and various departments throughout the Lighthouse and Base Supply Centers.

          2501 S. Plum St, Seattle, WA 98144

          10/12/2022

          We are hiring Orientation and Mobility Specialists!

           

           

          Akron, OH

          09/26/2022

          Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

          New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (NMSBVI) is interested in hiring a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) to assist blind and visually impaired students achieve their greatest level of independence. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree or higher, current ACVREP certification, and eligibility for O&M licensure from the New Mexico Public Education Department (PED). This is a full-time, 9-month position working on a residential campus with students ages 3-21, some of whom have multiple disabilities. This position will be open starting October of 2022. Applications will be accepted until filled, please include references.

          1900 N White Sands Blvd., Alamogordo, New Mexico 88310

          09/22/2022

          The Delaware

          Delaware County Intermediate Unit (IU25)

          09/22/2022

          Join Maxim Staffing Solutions as a Teacher of the Visually Impaired!  

           

          Joining our team means you would be working with a local, yet national, staffing agency in Tacoma, WA. We work closely with local schools to support ALL students in being able to attend school and achieve success while there, and work to support our team members to accomplish this goal. Part of how we do this is providing weekly paychecks, a personal recruiter assigned to take care of your needs and concerns, and any specialized training/support our team members need. As your recruiter, I am your advocate in helping you find positions that interest you, as well as meet your needs in terms of location and compensation.

          Lakewood, WA

          09/13/2022

          Contracted service for a  Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist for a few students in our district.  There are 5 hours of consultation and 18 hours of direct services for the entire school year.  

          Hudson, MA

          09/13/2022

          Overbrook Educational Center in Philadelphia, PA is seeking a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS).

          We are a small K-8 Elementary School.  Embedded in our school is an effective, powerful program for students who are blind and visually impaired.

          We are looking for someone that will teach with caring, knowledgeable guidance.  

          Please reach-out to us to become part of our team.

          Please Contact:

          Principal: Meredith Foote

          Cell: 610.731.6039

          Email: mfoote@philasd.org

           

           

           

           

          6722 Lansdowne Avenue - Philadelphia, PA 19151

          09/06/2022

          The Educational Service Center of Lorain County is seeking a qualified candidate for a full-time Teacher of the Visually Impaired. Applicants must have a valid ODE license with Visually Impaired (PK-12) endorsement or evidence that one is obtainable.

          A competitive salary and benefit compensation package will be offered.

          Elyria, Ohio

          09/06/2022

          ·         Provide supports for Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE)

          ·         Specify a continuum of no-tech, low-tech, and high-tech solutions and strategies and make recommendations for acquisition and implementation for Assistive Technology support

          ·         Provide High Quality Technical Assistance and Professional Development in the areas of complex, intensive educational and functional needs of students with Visual Impairment, Deaf/Hard of Hearing, and Deaf/Blind

          ·         Provide High Quality Technical Assistance and Professional Development in the areas of IEP Development, IEP Supplements, IEP Implementation, progress monitoring, Least Restrictive Environment, Specially Designed Instruction, Universal Design for Learning, and modifications and accommodations

          &mid

          Region 8 ESC- Pittsburg, TX

          09/06/2022

          Come work for NC Services for the Blind in Asheville, NC! Follow the link below for the full position and posting:

          https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/northcarolina/jobs/3705065/certified-orientation-and-mobility-specialist?keywords=blind&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

           

          Asheville, NC

          08/31/2022

          O&M Posting

          The Educational Service Center of Northeast Ohio is seeking interested and qualified candidates for a full or part time Orientation and Mobility specialist serving students throughout the northeast Ohio school region who are Visually Impaired/Blind for the 2022-2023 school year.

          Candidates must possess ODE O&M appropriate licensure, background check and experience delivering direct instruction to students and technical assistance/consulting to school personnel regarding students with orientation and mobility issues. 

          Flexible work schedule and reliable transportation is needed.

          A competitive salary and fringe benefit compensation package will be offered.

          Candidates must apply on line at www.esc-cc.org employment link, interviews will be scheduled from applicant pool.

           

          ESCNEO Independence, Ohio

          08/29/2022

          Blind Rehabilitation Specialist (Computer Access Technology Specialist)

          Lebanon, PA

          08/29/2022

          Blind Rehabilitation Specialist (Orientation & Mobility Specialist)

          Lebanon, PA

          08/26/2022

          Job Summary:

          Evaluate orientation and mobility skills and provide instructions that will improve the ability of individuals who are blind and vision impaired to travel as independently as possible. MUST HAVE VALID ACVERP CERTIFICATION FOR THIS POSITION.

          RELOCATION ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE - Urgent Need!

          Onsite Yoga & Wellness Center, parking, employer contribution to 401k.

          Job Type: Full-time

          Salary: Negotiable

          Benefits:

          • 401(k)
          • Dental insurance
          • Employee assistance program
          • Flexible spending account
          • Health insurance
          • Life insurance
          • Paid time off
          • Professional development assistance
          • Relocation assistance
          • Tuition reimbursement
          • Vision insurance

          Schedule:

          • 8 hour shift
          • Day shift
          • Monday to Friday
          • Position can be 10 month or 12 month
          1816 Locust Street Pittsburgh, PA 15219

          08/23/2022

          A vacancy exists for a Vision Support / Orientation & Mobility Teacher to work within the Office of Early Childhood Services at the Montgomery County Intermediate Unit!  This position is an Itinerant position that will provide services to children ages 3-5 years old throughout Montgomery County.

           

          Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

          08/22/2022

          Seeking compassionate Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists to work in the Philadelphia and Montgomery County areas!

          Nyman Associates is an organization that lives its core values: we are innovative, caring, reliable, and experts in the educational services field. Do you share our values? If you answered “Yes,” consider joining the Nyman Team!

          Are you looking to help ensure students reach their full potential? The ideal candidate will be able to prepare meaningful instruction related to the child’s goals and functioning level, prepare and use appropriate materials and devices as needed, and maintain adequate record keeping. Additionally, use effective communication and collaborate with the school team to provide consultation services to assist in the reinforcement of appropriate O&M skills.

          As a member of our educational team, you will have hands-on support from a dedicated clinical manager to help with caseload oversigh

          Philadelphia, PA

          07/18/2022

          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

          07/13/2022

          Dolphin is looking to hire a CATIS certified consultant to complete a review of some learning courses we've created that are correlated to our assistive technology tools. We will be implementing this in our new Learning Management System and applying for CE provider status with ACVREP, which is why we’re seeking a review.

          Course reviews should take approximately 4 hours (this is a guess) but will repeat - as new courses are developed - every few months. Please reach out to me if you're interested. Or, if you know someone, please send it along. CATIS certification will be verified. Email inquiries to: mj@yourdolphin.com

          Remote

          07/10/2022

          Rhode Island College invites applicants for the position of Vision Services Coordinator (Temporary). This is a full-time, calendar year, temporary position.

          The individual will coordinate management and administrative activities of the Rhode Island Vision Services Program as well as develop, maintain, and report an accurate census of children.

          Rhode Island

          07/10/2022

          Independent Contract Instructors

          VisionLink is seeking independent contract instructors who are self-motivated to join our organization to provide classroom and one-on-one training to students with vision loss in both the in-person and remote settings.  On-line flexible hours are available, including evenings and weekends.  We are looking for instructors who are proficient and who possess the expertise in the following disciplines:

          • Access Technology (e.g., iPhone, iPad, Computer instruction)
          • Home Management/Independent Living Skills
          • Orientation and Mobility
          Virtual and In Person (Philadelphia, PA)

          07/07/2022

          Director of Vision Rehab Services

          Job Summary: The Director of Vision Rehab Services (DVRS) Provides leadership, hiring, supervision, and administration of adult and youth programs for people with varying degrees of vision loss. They must demonstrate proven managerial skills, a strong spirit of collaboration, critical thinking, and the drive to lead by example. The DVRS exemplifies professionalism and instills such values in their team to ensure that all vision rehabilitation programs offer the highest level of quality and polish to our vendors, community partners, customers, and the people we serve. The DVRS is responsible for managing the success of the Vision Rehab Services team, while measuring the success of the department’s programs. This position requires excellent communication skills, proven team-building skills, and a passion to develop comprehensive impactful programming that aligns with the Lighthouse mission.

          New Orleans

          07/07/2022

          Occupational Therapist, Early Intervention Specialist

          Job Summary:  The Occupational Therapist, Early Intervention Specialist (OTEI) is an integral member of the Lighthouse OT team, who provides leadership and expertise to the EI program. The OTEI is a primary Early Steps service provider who works as part of a collaborative transdisciplinary team that enhances the capacity of families to care for the health and development of their infants and toddlers ages 0 to 3. The OTEI recommends environmental and activity modifications within daily routines and natural settings to enhance participation and accomplish IFSP outcomes for children and their families. In addition, the OTEI collaborates with the EI team to prepare children ages 3 to 5 in the Light Steps program to ensure they have the foundational skills necessary for success in school.  This position requires excellent communication skills, team-building skills, and a passion to develop comprehensive impactful prog

          New Orleans

          06/02/2022

          Looking for a rehabilitation therapist for the blind and visually impaired 

          Phoenix arizona

          06/01/2022

          The League for the Blind and Disabled, a non-profit located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, is looking for an Orientation and Mobility Specialist to join our team.  As an O&M, no two days will ever be the same.  We provide services for a variety of low vision and blind individuals from children 3 years and older to adults in whatever environment they choose.  When working with students,  we will assist in meeting IEP requirements as well as attending the IEP conference.  All consumers we service will be provided a pre- and post- evaluation to ensure that their goals are being met.

          Our Competitive Starting Salary based on experience & education - Recently Graduated Students are Encouraged to Apply.  

          Benefits include paid health & dental insurance, pension plan, bonuses, agency car, HRA plan, paid time off & 38 hour work week.

           

          Fort Wayne, Indiana

          05/24/2022

          Visually Impaired Teacher High School

          Lincoln Park High School

          05/17/2022

          BLIND INDUSTRIES AND SERVICES OF MARYLAND

          O&M Instructor

          If interested please contact Andy McIver at amciver@bism.org or call 410-737-2648.

          Date Posted:               5/13/22

          Requested start date:  when available

          Salary:                                                 negotiable

          Number:                      2 Positions Available

          Schedule:              

          Maryland

          05/11/2022

          Are you looking to be part of a creative and collaborative team? Our team at Sonja Biggs Educational Services, Inc. (SBES) is dedicated to providing school-based vision services to create a future where all children, especially those with visual impairments, are educated in accessible and inclusive settings. We are looking for an Orientation and Mobility Specialist to assist students with visual impairments in achieving maximum independence through instruction in safe and efficient travel in the Bay Area in California. Services provided by the O&M also include, but are not limited to, instruction in daily living, self-advocacy, self-determination, career, and recreation/leisure skills related to O&M, through community-based instruction. SBES offers a supportive team of professionals in the same job position that are dedicated to helping students be as independent as possible. We offer many professional development opportunities, open communication with co-workers on various

          California, Bay Area

          05/03/2022

          Blind Rehabilitation Specialist , all certifications welcome to apply.There are 2 vacancies for Tues-Saturday and 1 vacancy for Monday-Friday

          West Haven, CT

          04/26/2022

          This position is located in the Portland Career Center. This position provides Orientation and Mobility services to children and adults who are Blind or Visually Impaired (often with additional disabilities) in Cumberland and York Counties. This is professional services work instructing individuals with blindness or visual impairments of all ages in methods of safe and independent travel. This position works closely with schools, families, and other blindness rehabilitation professionals and requires strong interpersonal, organizational and collaborative skills. Frequent regional travel is necessary.

          Benefits (pulled from the full job description):

          Health, Dental and Vision 

          Retirement Savings

          Paid time off

          Flexible spending account

          Employee assistance program

          Gym membership

          Loan forgiveness

          Contact Information:

          Questions about this position should be directed to Judy Wolfe at Judy.H.Wolfe@mai

          Portland, ME

          04/24/2022

          Blind/Vision Impaired Teacher

          Runestone Area Education District is currently seeking a full-time Blind/Vision Impaired Teacher for the 2022-23 School Year. This position will be working in an itinerant job role supporting students with Blind or Vision Impaired needs who may or may not have other disabilities. The B/VI teacher will provide direct and consultative education services to Pre-K through high school age students who are blind or vision impaired in multiple school districts. Interested candidates should have experience communicating with parents and interdisciplinary team members. 

          Applications can be obtained on our website www.runestoneareaeducation.org or contact Heidi Grove at 320-763-5559. Please submit application, resume and any other pertinent documents to Runestone Area Education District at 1204 34th Avenue West, Alexandria, MN 56308.

           

           

          Alexandria MN

          04/22/2022

          Job Title: Orientation and Mobility Specialist – Full-time or Part-time

          The Runestone Area Education District is seeking a full-time or part-time Orientation and Mobility Specialist for the 2022-23 school year.  Required qualifications included a license in Orientation and Mobility. The O&M Specialist will provide direct and consultative education services to Pre-K through high school age students in multiple school districts.  Interested candidates should have experience communicating with parents and interdisciplinary team members. 

          Alexandria Minnesota surrounding districts

          04/22/2022

          Natrona 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. Must hold Wyoming PTSB Exceptional Specialist-Visual Disabilities K-12 or Exceptional Generalist K-12 endorsement.

          $12,000 signing bonus available for successful new employee hires. $6,000 dollars given for the first year, and $2,000 paid at the end of each school year if there are successful evaluations and contract renewal. Signing bonus may be prorated based upon start date. 

          Purpose Statement
          The job is done for the purpose/s of providing assessment, instruction and program recommendations for students with visual disabilities; providing support services and consultation for other staff members and parents; and using adaptive equipment and materials, Braille, Nemeth Code, Large Print and/or CCTV's Assistive Technology, etc.

          Natrona County School District

          04/15/2022

          The Federal Communications Commission is seeking Orientation and Mobility Specialist(s) (O&M) to assist FCC employees with orientation or mobility-related disabilities, including, for example, blind and/or visually impaired employees and employees with physical mobility challenges (i.e. wheelchair users), during a period of transition to the FCC’s new headquarters building and surrounding environment. The new headquarters is located at 45 L Street, NE, Washington, DC  20554 (the FCC HQ). In addition, this contract is intended to procure O&M services and expertise for the training and information sharing with FCC employees in the Commission’s Administrative Operations group. This contract shall, when requested, include the preparation of written orientation and mobility evaluations of the FCC’s headquarters facility, the surrounding areas, and nearby transportation options.

          45 L Street, NE

          04/11/2022

           

            Orientation & Mobility Specialist

            Qualifications

            • Bachelor's Degree

            • Certification as an Orientation & Mobility Specialist (or eligible)

            • Driver's License 

            Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind, Inc.

            Job Title: Orientation and Mobility Specialist

            Location: Florida: Pasco, Hernando, and Citrus  - Agency and Community Based (main office at New Port Richey)

            SUMMARY:

            To provide orientation and mobility instruction to Lighthouse clients, including pre-school, school age, teens, working and elder adults, via center, community, and in-home service delivery models.

            ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

            • Assess client needs through interviews and field evaluation of current capabilities.
            • Establish training plans according
            New Port Richey, FL

            03/31/2022

            We are looking for a COMS in Pennsylvania on a per diem basis.

            Pennsylvania

            03/25/2022

            Orientation & Mobility Specialist  

            Blind & Vision Rehabilitation Services is a leader in programs and services for people of all ages who are blind, vision impaired, or who have other disabilities. We are committed to improving the lives of persons with vision loss and related disabilities by teaching independence and self-advocacy.

             

            Job Summary

            The successful candidate will evaluate orientation and mobility skills and provide instructions that will improve the ability of individuals who are blind and vision impaired to travel as independently as possible.

            Orientation & Mobility Specialist  

            Blind & Vision Rehabilitation Services is a leader in programs and services for people of all ages who are blind, vision impaired, or who have other disabilities. We are committed to improving the lives of persons with vision loss and related disabilities by teaching independen

            1816 Locust Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219

            03/18/2022

            Would you like to be part of an amazing culture that helps Arizonans reach their full potential through temporary assistance? The Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) is looking for individuals that are committed to service, community, and teamwork.

             

            The Department of Economic Security, Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (DERS) performs an integral role in improving Arizona’s workforce by assisting individuals who are unemployed or underemployed, and those with barriers, to prepare for and obtain meaningful employment. DERS supports Arizona employers with recruitment assistance by connecting them to a skilled workforce.

            We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our team as a Rehabilitation Instructional Services Specialist 3 with the Rehabilitation Service Administration (RSA) This position is responsible for working under the RAES Assistant Manager teaching independent livi

            3443 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012

            03/11/2022

            The Vision Services Coordinator will coordinate management and administrative activities of the Rhode Island Vision Services Program.  The Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities, founded at Rhode Island College in 1993, is a University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD). UCEDDs are evidence driven and designed to advance policies, practices and research that improve the health, education, social and economic well-being of people with disabilities, their families, and their communities. The mission of the Sherlock Center is to promote membership of individuals with disabilities in school, work and the community.  

            Providence, RI

            03/03/2022

            World Services for the Blind was founded in 1947 and is the world's most comprehensive residential rehabilitation center providing comprehensive blindness training and vocational training.  As our online presence and partnerships increase, so does the need to partner with O&M providers throughout the US as we place people in the careers of their choices throughout the US.

            If you are interested in being added to our database of providers, please reach out to me.  As we build our network we will seek opportunities in your area.  

            We have partnerships with large international companies located throughout the US and our presence continues to grow.  We would love to have you as a part of that growth process.

            Our contract rates are competitive with mileage reimbursement.  If interested please send a short bio, resume, copies of certifications, and any other blindness training skills you bring to the table.  

            this is a

            Nationwide

            02/25/2022

            Seeking a Dually Certified VRT/COMS for a full time position providing rehabilitation services to primarily seniors in Bucks County, PA. This is a new position that works as part of our Low Vision Clinic/Rehabilitation Services team to encourage wellness and autonomy for clients. 

            Newtown, PA

            02/23/2022

            Part-Time Job Opening
            Audio Description Assistant

             

            Hiring immediately – Anticipated start date March 21, 2022 with mandatory online audio description training March 21 through March 25, 2022

            SUMMARY

            The Audio Description Assistant is responsible for aiding the Arts and Culture Director (ACD) in the promotion and administration of MindsEye’s Audio Description Program and the Arts and Culture Accessibility Cooperative.

            Belleville, IL

            02/22/2022

            The primary role of the Entry Level Assistive Technology Specialist (ATS) is to aid existing ATS staff in the performance of assessments, training, support, installation and configuration services primarily for customers who are low vision or blind using Assistive Technology (AT) in a variety of environments (home, school and work).  Work will be performed both independently and as a member of the AT Services team.

            Washington DC Metro Area

            02/17/2022

            You are a career services and partnership expert who has a passion for working with young adults who are high school or college grads to help them realize their professional potential. As our Career Services Specialist, you will have the ability to consider the diversity amongst program participants, provide unbiased service delivery, and be sensitive to their unique needs. You are comfortable in the corporate, non profit, and public service world, building strong connections and partnerships with potential employers, while advocating for our program, and its participants and alumni. 

            You will join a team of individuals who contribute to and support the program in various ways, from providing expertise in customer success, to creating and delivering compelling adult learning curricula, to bringing world class knowledge of the challenges and capabilities of people who are blind and vision impaired to all we do. 

            You will

            Watertown, MA - Hybrid

            02/16/2022

            Position: Teacher of the Blind or Visually Impaired (TVI) 

            Position Functions and Responsibilities 

            • Design and implements interventions that reflect knowledge of child development and specialized techniques appropriate for VI students 

            • Works with students on an individual basis in classroom, treatment room, or home/community setting according to the mandates of IEP 

            • Maintains compliance re: daily session notes, progress reports etc. as per school policy 

            • Works effectively with parents, teaching staff and other professionals directly involved in the care and treatment of the student to enhance the use of vision and/or minimize the impact of visual impairments on learning 

            • Participates as required in all meetings, conferences with parents and school districts regarding the student's progress and /or welfare 

            • Uses accurate assessment skills to p

            New York, NY 10128

            02/15/2022

            Job position: Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist 

            Job Description: The Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) will be working within a multi-disciplinary team to provide 1:1 service to students who have brain injuries or brain-based disorders who and are medically-fragile. Students are nonverbal, non-ambulatory, and may have tracheostomies, ventilators and/or g-tubes for feeding. Most of the students have seizure disorders as well. Successful attributes?include a desire to change the world for millions of children who suffer from brain injuries or brain-based disorders and a strong strategic focus and individual leadership in an environment that promotes innovation, continuous improvement, effective communication with key constituents and stakeholders, as well as accountability for results. 

            New York, NY 10128

            02/10/2022

            Orientation and Mobility Specialist 

            Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CABVI)

            Relocation Assistance Available 

            Utica, NY

            02/10/2022

            Vision Rehabilitation Therapist / Orientation and Mobility Specialist 

            Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired 

            Relocation Assistance Available 

            Utica, NY

            02/10/2022

            Assistive Technology Training Specialist 

            Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CABVI)

            Relocation Assistance Available 

            Utica, NY

            02/10/2022

            Vision Rehabilitation Therapist 

            Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired 

            Relocation Assistance Available 

            Utica, NY

            02/07/2022

            The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio - Toledo, OH

            The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio has a full-time opportunity for a Vision Rehabilitation Therapist or Certified Low Vision Therapist to join its professional and enthusiastic team.  A 501(c)3 non-profit agency serving 18 counties in Northwest Ohio for nearly a century, our team makes a difference in hundreds of lives annually.  This position will provide both clinic and community-based services to people who are blind or visually impaired. 

             

             

            Toledo, OH

            01/26/2022

            Full-Time  Keyboarding  &  Assistive  Technology Instructor

            Department: Adult  Rehabilitation
            FLSA  Status: NonExempt

            Purpose:

            Provide  fundamental  keyboarding  instruction  to  adults  in  our  Independent  Living  and  Vocational Rehabilitation  Programs  who  are  blind  or
            visually  impaired.   Provide  advanced keyboarding  skills  to clients  in  our  Vocational  Rehabilitation  Program  to  improve  their  speed  and  accuracy
            ???????to  competitive levels. Teach  basic  computer  terminology,  introduction  to,  and  use  of  computers to  adult  clients  with  varying levels  of  computer
            ???????knowledge.   Provide &n

            Largo, FL

            01/18/2022

            The Tennessee Valley Healthcare System is recruiting a Certified Low Vision Therapist to join the Advanced Low Vision Clinic team at the Nashville, TN VA Medical Center. Please access the vacancy announcement and application at USA Jobs (USAJOBS - Job Announcement).

            Nashville, TN

            01/11/2022

            Are you an experienced professional looking for new opportunities to further your career? The South Carolina Commission for the Blind is seeking a hardworking and dependable candidate just like you to apply!  This position will offer great benefits with the state, including 15 days of annual and sick leave per year or more depending on applicable state service and flexible work schedule.  

            Columbia, South Carolina

            01/11/2022

             

            Are you an experienced professional looking for new opportunities to further your career? The South Carolina Commission for the Blind is seeking a hardworking and dependable candidate just like you to apply!  This position will offer great benefits with the state, including 15 days of annual and sick leave per year or more depending on applicable state service and flexible work schedule.     

            Columbia, South Carolina

            01/10/2022

            Looking for a private O&M to provide services for a 2.5 year old in Atlanta, Georgia.

            Atlanta, GA

            12/22/2021

            Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT)- We are seeking a highly motivated and resourceful individual to join our dynamic non-profit organization as a Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist. The CVRT provides direct, hands-on rehabilitation services in both the community and agency settings, assesses needs, and teaches necessary skills which enable individuals served to function independently within their environments.

            Rochester, NY

            12/09/2021

            The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist is a key member of the Vision Rehab team, providing services and support to VRS technology and adaptive skills programs.   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 and Baton Rouge regions in Lighthouse facilities, in clients’ homes or in clients’ work environments.  Responsibilities require a holistic approach to Vision Rehabilitation, utilizing current best practices, to ensure optimal quality of services, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a strong collaborative spirit, and solid computer skills.  Responsible for maintaining the health and appearance of the Technology Lab.  Must have excellent customer service skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. 

            Baton Rouge Louisiana

            12/09/2021

            Job Summary:  The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist is a key member of the Vision Rehab team, providing services and support to VRS technology and adaptive skills programs.   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 and Baton Rouge regions in Lighthouse facilities, in clients’ homes or in clients’ work environments.  Responsibilities require a holistic approach to Vision Rehabilitation, utilizing current best practices, to ensure optimal quality of services, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a strong collaborative spirit, and solid computer skills.  Responsible for maintaining the health and appearance of the Technology Lab.  Must have excellent customer service skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. 

            New Orleans Louisiana

            12/03/2021

            POSITION TITLE:   Field Services Specialist (Southeast Kansas Region)

            SALARY: Compensation commensurate with education and experience for a full-time 181-day school contract   

            EMPLOYMENT DATE:  (Open Until Filled)

            JOB DESCRIPTION: (Brief Synopsis of Position Duties additional information available by request)

            Provide Field Services technical assistance for districts/cooperatives who have a student(s) with a visual impairment.   Provide professional development, teaching strategies, demonstrative techniques and educational resources related to working with a student who is visually impaired, to school districts, vision professionals and parents.

             A moderate amount of independent judgment is required in prioritizing, arranging, and performing various field services functions.  Work assigned with some general instructions by immediate s

            Kansas School for the Blind - Field Services - (Souteast Kansas Region)

            11/23/2021

            Orientation & Mobility Therapist - Provides direct, hands-on orientation and mobility services in both the community and agency settings. Assesses needs and teaches necessary skills, which enables consumers to function independently within their environments.

            Rochester, NY

            11/23/2021

            The Adaptive Technology Instructor will be responsible for the creation, deployment, and coordination of training programs that assist individuals who are blind or visually impaired with learning the tools and techniques that allow them to perform functions of their job or to live independently.

            Rochester, NY, USA

            11/23/2021

            Assistive Technology Training Specialist 

            Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CABVI)

            Syracuse, NY

            11/16/2021

            As the Orientation & Mobility Specialist, you will teach adult clients to travel safely and independently.  

            Washington, DC

            11/16/2021

            As the TVI, you will teach the expanded core curriculum from schools, as well as Braille, mobility, independence skills to school aged children in the DC Metro region.  In addition, the TVI will develop, review, and evaluate individualized educational plans (IEP).  This position incorporates strategies developed for integrating visually impaired students into school and society.

            Washington, DC

            11/08/2021

            POSITION TITLE:  Teacher of Visually Impaired

            LOCATION OF POSITION:   Monroe One BOCES - 41 O'Connor Road, Fairport NY 14450; Various Districts in Monroe and Ontario County

            TERM OF EMPLOYMENT:  10 Month Position - Full Time; Probationary

            STARTING DATE:  As Soon As Possible

             

             

            Fairport, New York

            10/20/2021

            The Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Specialist provides direct instructional services to high school youth and adults with visual impairment, blindness or other disabilities. Instruction may include safe and efficient techniques to navigate home and community, techniques to use a white cane, independent living skills, bus travel skills, low vision assess and low vision techniques and assistive technology. The O&M Specialist may perform up to 75% of their duties in a consumer's home and community or outdoors, and while traveling in an automobile. The O&M Specialist works with people who have a variety of physical and/ or mental disabilities.

            Missoula, MT

            10/15/2021

            Salus University: Direct Service Coordinator/Supervisor Position

            Salus University is seeking an ACVREP-dually certified Low Vision Therapist (CLVT) and Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) to become an adjunct faculty member who has a passion for mentoring graduate students preparing for a career in the blindness and low vision professions.  The position will begin in January 2022.

            Elkins Park, PA or Virtual

            10/06/2021

             

            The Florida Outreach Center for the Blind, Inc. is seeking a Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) to oversee its programs in Independent Living, Technology and Braille Reading and Orientation and Mobility. The successful applicant will report directly to the Executive Director and coordinate with the Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS). In addition to instruction, the successful applicant will be responsible for setting up and directing an interdisciplinary team approach to initial, in progress and exit assessments and ensuring that FOCB ‘s quality standards and philosophy are upheld in all tasks undertaken.

            2315 S. Congress Avenue, Palm Springs, FL 33406 (Palm Beach County)

            09/30/2021

            The Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired 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.  We are in search of an Orientation & Mobility Specialist in our Bristol, VA office.
             

             

            Bristol, VA

            09/22/2021

            The Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) for Children's Center for the Visually Impaired (CCVI) will work with students and families to provide a comprehensive and individualized education to each child based on their visual impairment. Additionally, the TVI will provide direct instruction in vision-specific goals areas (ECC, Braille, &/or Technology) as set by the IEP or IFSP.

            3101 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64111

            09/01/2021

            Founded in 1936, the Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington (POB) is dedicated to the improvement and preservation of sight and quality of life by providing services and education, and by championing healthy vision and innovation to everyone in our area.

            Each year, POB impacts approximately 13,000 community members through our evidence-based programs — including vision acuity and glaucoma screenings, eyeglasses distributions and fittings, educational vision resources and events, low vision rehabilitation services and support group networks, and more. We remain committed to comprehensive vision health, ethical service within the community, deep respect for individuals and families in all circumstances, innovation in service delivery, and serving as a facilitator among our medical and social service peers.

            Our organization serves the District of Columbia, Northern Virginia, and Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties of Maryland.

            Washington DC

            08/12/2021

            Position:              Orientation & Mobility Specialist – Temporary Contract Position – Part Time

            Reports to:         Supervisor of Instruction & Operations

            Start Date:          Immediately

             

            St. Francis de Sales School for the Deaf in Brooklyn seeks an experienced Orientation & Mobility Specialist to assist students with visual impairments improve their ability to be aware of and move safely in their environments.  This contract position has a broad scope of responsibilities as outlined below.

             

            260 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11225

            08/12/2021

            Position:              Teacher of the Blind & Low Vision (TVI) – Part-Time

            Reports to:         Supervisor of Instruction & Operations

            Start Date:          Immediately

             

            St. Francis de Sales School for the Deaf in Brooklyn seeks a NYS certified Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) to join the educational team in support of the education of students who are DeafBlind and/or have Deaf with low vision with their IEP goals and classroom participation.

            260 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11225

            08/04/2021

            The Montana School for the Deaf and the Blind in Great Falls, MT has an opening for an enthusiastic Orientation and Mobility Specialist.  The correct candidate should have the desire to influence a young person's life starting at a young age.  We have students 18-months and older that want to explore the world around them.  Please view our website for more information.  https://www.msdbmustangs.org/

            Great Falls, MT

            08/04/2021

            Teacher of the Visually Impaired, full or part-time on the beautiful Massachusetts North Shore

            Beverly, MA

            08/02/2021

            AIM is an award winning company that has won Best Place to Work, Top Workplaces, Best Workplaces in Texas, Top Company Cultures, and is a certified Great Place to Work. 

            San Antonio, TX

            07/29/2021

            Seeking Orientation and Mobility Specialists to provide services to students (often with vision impairments, but not always) to help them to travel safely and independently in the school, community, and home.  

            Lewisville, Texas

            06/29/2021

            WHAT YOU'LL DO:

            At Wayfinder our mission is to help children, youth and adults reach their greatest potential. Our personalized programs deliver the experiences and opportunities necessary for our clients to reach their maximum potential, allowing them to achieve their hopes and dreams. We are dedicated to achieving quality results and share a commitment to excellence. If you share these values, are passionate about helping people in need, and want to join a dedicated team, we have an excellent opportunity waiting for you!

             

            The primary purpose of this position is to assist the Director of Adult and Transition Services with the Davidson Program for Independence to develop, organize, coordinate, and oversee the Davidson Program for Independence, Assistive Technology, and Employment Services programs to ensure client needs and goals are met. This includes the adult instructional and residential components of the Davidson Program for Ind

            5300 Angeles Vista Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90043

            06/29/2021

            WHAT YOU'LL DO:

            The primary purpose of the position is to organize, develop, and implement individualized course instruction for blind and visually impaired adult students referred for braille instruction. In addition, your position provides supplemental instruction and support in Assistive Technology, Living Skills, and Financial Management as needed.  

            • Provide initial and ongoing assessment of student’s ability to both read and write Literary Braille, using the Hatlen Center Braille assessment and/or Braille Too, or other UEB assessment upon implementation of the UEB code.
            • Determine appropriate, attainable goals based on assessment.
            • Teach tracking skills, tactile discrimination skills and the Braille alphabet.
            • Use Braille Too: an Instructional Braille Reading and Writing Program for Secondary Students, a comprehensive instructional program of 10 units that covers reading and writing the Bra
            5300 Angeles Vista Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90043

            06/23/2021

            Western PA School for Blind Children is seeking an Orientation & Mobility Specialist to join our team! In this position, you will be responsible for assessing and instructing visually impaired, multi-disabled children with Orientation and Mobility skills from human guide to power mobility. 

            The schedule for this position is Monday – Friday, 36 hours a week during the school year. 

            Qualifications:

            • Dual certification (TVI/COMS) Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist and Teacher of the Visually Impaired; ACVREP certification
            • M.Ed. preferred, special education certification a plus
            • Knowledge of educating students with multiple disabilities, including Visual impairment.

            To apply, please send resume to Rachel Weaver, Employee Relations Director, at weaverr@wpsbc.org or call 412-621-6013 for additional information.

            Pittsburgh, PA

            06/23/2021

            Job description

            The School District of Philadelphia is recruiting teachers who share our unwavering commitment to equity as we work to provide an exceptional education to every student. We are hiring Teachers of the Visually Impaired (grades PK-12) looking to make an impact during the 2021-2022 school year - and beyond.

             

            Why Teach Special Education in Philadelphia?

            • Make a profound impact. Philadelphia’s teachers help students reimagine what is possible by equipping them with the skills and knowledge they need to graduate from high school ready for college and career.
            • Be a part of our history. Every day, Philadelphia’s community of educators rise to meet new challenges with dedication and innovation, determined to create a system of equitable schools.
            • Opportunities for growth and development. First year teachers participate in new teacher orientation programs and receive support in the cl
            Philadelphia, PA

            06/22/2021

            Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

            Pensacola, FL

            06/22/2021

            Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

            Pensacola, FL

            06/18/2021

            Job purpose:
            The role of the ADL Instructor is to teach adult students with vision loss or blindness the functional skills necessary to perform daily living activities and cooking tasks safely

            Denville, NJ

            06/02/2021

            The President/CEO of  Florida Agencies Serving the Blind (ASB) reports to the volunteer Board of Directors and is responsible for the overall management, administration, fiscal operations, resource development, and delivery of services for the organization. Our membership is comprised of over 15 ‘community rehabilitation providers’ focused on influencing public policy, access to Visual Impairment services and enhancing opportunities for people who are blind or visually impaired.

            Florida

            05/11/2021

            Computer Instructor:

            Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley is seeking a full-time computer instructor.  To assist in the evaluation, planning, and provision of computer skills instruction geared to the individual vocational needs of persons with visual impairments or blindness.  To provide computer based programming to meet goals of participants.  To develop and implement new vision techniques to keep the program current and progressive.  Provide computer literacy/retail training and customer service instruction for program participants.  CATIS certification preferred.

            Dayton, Ohio

            05/10/2021

            Optician/Low Vision Professional

            Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley is seeking a full-time low vision professional.  The Vision Rehab Therapist (VRT) and/or Certified Low Vision Therapist (CLVT) will be responsible for all phases of rehabilitation teaching for totally blind and visually impaired persons. The VRT and/or CLVT will conduct low vision assessments and train individuals to use tactile, auditory, kinesthetic, and olfactory information. In addition, the VRT and/or CLVT will provide information and referral to the visually impaired community and assist in the responsibility for referrals information and recommendation.

            Dayton, Ohio

            05/06/2021

            Are you a certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist who is available for a full school year position in the Northern Virgina area?   Sunbelt Staffing currently has a full time opportunity for a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) to work in Northern VA.  This is a contract position for approximately 30 hours per week from August 2021 to June 2022 .  Part time applicants will also be considered.  The qualified OMS will provide services to several students with various degrees of visual impairment and cognitive disability. This is an itinerant position, covering 3-6 schools weekly.  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.

            Alexandria, VA

            05/03/2021

            Come join a world class organization and make a difference in the lives of the blind and visually impaired students of Tennessee.  The Tennessee School for the Blind is seeking an Orientation and Mobility instructor to serve students on its Nashville, Tennessee campus.  The position is ideal for an O&M instructor at any phase in their career.  You will be joining an experienced, student focused team that provides quality instruction to students and enables them to safely navigate their world.  Out of state applicants can now take advantage of new reciprocity flexibility.  A hard to staff bonus is available.   

            Nashville, TN

            04/26/2021

            Auto req ID
            4837BR

            Job description
            To teach exceptional students according to individual education plans following adopted curriculum, instructional methods, monitoring systems.

            Title
            Instructional-2021-2022 ESE-Orientation Mobility Specialist

            Location
            Exceptional Student Education

            Employment type
            Full-time

            City
            Kissimmee

            Address line 1
            805 Bill Beck Blvd

            Job category
            Instructional-Non-Classroom

            Required qualifications, skills and experience
            Bachelor's Degree and certification in Exceptional Student Education

            EEO statement
            The School District of Osc

            Kissimmee, FL

            04/15/2021

            The Northeastern Association of the Blind at Albany (NABA) is currently looking for a Orientation & Mobility Specialist to join our team. NABA is a not-for-profit located in Albany, NY serving those with visual impairments in more than 11 counties.

            301 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12206

            04/15/2021

            Teacher of the Blind/Visually Impaired

            East Moline, Illinois

            04/13/2021

            The Tennessee School for Blind (TSB) is seeking a new Director of Accessible Instructional Materials and Outreach Services to lead the operations of the Tennessee Resource Center for the Visually Impaired (TN RCVI) which is housed on the school’s Nashville campus.

            Nashville, TN

            04/08/2021

            The Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI) provides services and resources which enable Virginians who are blind, vision impaired or deafblind to achieve their desired levels of employment, education, and personal independence. This is achieved by offering individualized rehabilitation services to eligible consumers and technical assistance and support to businesses, professionals, and families.

            Quick link https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/219254

            Bristol- VA

            04/07/2021

            Medical Transportation Management (MTM) has an Orientation & Mobility Specialist opening in Saint Louis, MO!  Apply today! 

             

            Saint Louis, MO

            04/06/2021

            Vision Rehabilitation Specialist (COMS, CVRT)

            Assistive Technology Services

            At Signal Centers we are Building Futures and Changing Lives!

            The VRS identifies, assesses, trains, manages, and provides follow-up for vision services to clients. The VRS is a member of the AT Services Staff and interacts with TN and GA Vocational Rehabilitation, Veterans Administration, partners of the Low Vision Network and other services and community agencies. The core areas which will be addressed in comprehensive vision training are orientation and mobility, independent living skills, employment, technology training and adjustment skills training. In addition to assisting people with vision loss, the VRS will also provide support for the employer through education and awareness presentation for employers and coworkers.

             

            Chattanooga, TN

            03/23/2021

            PLEASE APPLY IN THE WISCONSIN CAREER ACCESS NETWORK (WECAN) TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY.
            www.wecan.education.wisc.edu

            ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP
            The Special Education staff is comprised of personnel trained in the education of children with special needs in areas such as: Intellectual Disabilities, Specific Learning Disabilities, Speech/Language Disabilities, Emotional Behavioral Disabilities, Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairment, as well as personnel with specific expertise utilized in the education of children with special needs such as: psychologists, physical therapists, and occupational therapists. Special Education Teachers work with students identified with a disabling condition to address their specific needs and/or reduce or remediate academic, social, emotional, or behavior needs so as to allow the individual student to derive full benefit from the District

            1900 Polk Street, Stevens Point WI

            03/22/2021

            Orientation & Mobility Specialist

            The job of Orientation and Mobility Specialist is done for the purpose/s of assessing students' functional vision and orientation and mobility in order to identify long and short term needs; developing, implementing and modifying instructional plans to orient students with vision impairment to their environment and ensure safe, confident and independent mobility.

            Liberty, MO

            03/17/2021

            Kansas State School for the Blind / Field Services Department

            POSITION TITLE:   Field Services Specialist (Wichita Region)

            SALARY: Compensation commensurate with education and experience for a full-time 181-day school contract    

            EMPLOYMENT DATE:  (Open Until Filled)

            JOB DESCRIPTION: (Brief Synopsis of Position Duties additional information available by request)

            Provide Field Services technical assistance for districts/cooperatives who have a student(s) with a visual impairment.   Provide professional development, teaching strategies, demonstrative techniques and educational resources related to working with a student who is visually impaired, to school districts, vision professionals and parents.

            Kansas School for the Blind - Field Services - Wichita, Kansas Region

            03/17/2021

            Kansas State School for the Blind / Field Services Department                                                                 

            POSITION TITLE:  Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (Wichita Region)

            SALARY: Compensation commensurate with education and experience for a full-time 181-day school contract   

            EMPLOYMENT DATE:  (Open Until Filled)

            JOB DESCRIPTION: Provide KSSB Field Services direct service in the area of Orientation and Mobility.  Provide instruction, observations, assessments, and professional development related to O&M for LEAs, cooperatives, Tiny-K agencies, and parents who have a student(s) with a visual impairment.   A moderate amount of independe

            Kansas School for the Blind - Field Services - Wichita, Kansas Region

            03/12/2021

            Job Summary: The Orientation & Mobility (O&M) Specialist provides quality assessments and training to clients of all ages throughout the Baton Rouge and New Orleans regions.  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 collaborates with the team to participate 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 (VRS) programs.  

             

             

            New Orleans Louisiana

            03/08/2021

            Special Education Director opportunity at the SD School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. This position is located in Aberdeen, SD. A 12-month full-time position, with a great benefits package.

            Job Highlights:
            • Direct and manage Special Education programs, services and evaluations
            • Encourage and support the development of innovative instructional programs
            • Ensure that student progress is evaluated
            • Manage Special Education referral and placement processes

            605 - 14th Ave SE Aberdeen SD

            03/08/2021

            Junior High/High School Math Teacher opening at the SD School for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

            This is a 9-month full time faculty position, with full benefits, that reports to the Superintendent.

            Primary Responsibilities:
            • Instruct and assess students by using SD Content Standards and Expanded Core Curriculum Standards
            • Develop and monitor IEPs for students
            • Serve as Case Teacher for those students assigned
            • Plan and prepare weekly lessons in relation to individual students needs
            • Participate in appropriate special staffings, pre-staffings and IEP meetings

            Ability to:
            • Adapt curriculum to varying student intellectual abilities
            • Provide adequate and constructive student supervision
            • Carry out student behavior programs
            • Communicate both orally and in writing
            • Maintain flexibility, initiative, professionalism, and enthusiasm

            605 - 14th Ave SE Aberdeen SD

            03/08/2021

            Assistive Technology/Computer Teacher opening at The SD School for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

            This is a 9-month full time faculty position, with full benefits, that reports to the Superintendent.

            Primary Responsibilities:
            • Instruct and assess students by using SD Content Standards and Expanded Core Curriculum Standards
            • Develop and monitor IEPs for students
            • Serve as Case Teacher for those students assigned
            • Plan and prepare weekly lessons in relation to individual students needs
            • Participate in appropriate special staffings, pre-staffings and IEP meetings

            Ability to:
            • Adapt curriculum to varying student intellectual abilities
            • Provide adequate and constructive student supervision
            • Carry out student behavior programs
            • Communicate both orally and in writing
            • Maintain flexibility, initiative, professionalism, and enthusiasm

            605 - 14th Ave SE Aberdeen SD

            03/08/2021

            Outreach Vision Consultant opportunity at the SD School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. This position has a Sioux Falls/Southeastern South Dakota home station location.

            A 9-month full-time faculty position, with full benefits. Occasional Summer Family Visits.

            Job Highlights:
            • Provide vision consultation and support services to parents, schools districts (and other agencies) of visually impaired, blind and deaf-blind children
            • Facilitate access between parents and/or teachers and SDSBVI personnel and other resources
            • Act as an advocate for children who are visually impaired
            • Maintain records of students, services provided and recommendations made

            Sioux Falls/SE South Dakota

            03/08/2021

            Bolton Public Schools is looking to fill the following position for the 2021-2022 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

            02/26/2021

            The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) is seeking an experienced leader to serve as the Regional Director of Metro-West Massachusetts. The Regional Director will manage and direct all vocational rehabilitation and independent living/social service programs for the MCB Metro-West region. The Regional Director develops regional goals and objectives, coordinates services, evaluates performance, prepares and monitors budgets, and hires, trains, and develops staff. The Director will directly manage regional activities that promote, enhance, and contribute to the agency’s mission, including spreading awareness among various consumer groups, community organizations, and other stakeholders, regarding agency programs and services. This position is based in the MCB Boston office. Please visit the MassCareers website for more information and to apply! 

            An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.  Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disab

            600 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111

            02/25/2021

            The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) is seeking a dynamic and experienced leader to serve as Director of the Orientation and Mobility (O&M) unit. The Director of O&M will manage the unit’s programmatic activities that promote, enhance, and contribute to the agency’s mission for consumers who are blind, Deafblind, and/or blind with intellectual disabilities. Our ideal candidate flourishes in a team-oriented human services environment. The selected applicant is analytical, detail-oriented, knowledgeable about O&M services and models, with a proven ability to build and maintain partnerships. This position is based in the MCB Boston office. Please visit the MassCareers website to learn more and apply!

            Direct link to job posting, requisition # 210001I6. : https://massanf.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=210001I6 . 

            A

            600 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111

            02/23/2021

            Orientation and Mobility Specialist - 

            Essential Functions

            • Assesses and evaluates student's functional abilities for the purpose of determining program eligibility and developing
            • recommendations for treatment, appropriate assistive devices and/or school placement.
            • Collaborates with a variety of groups and/or individuals (e.g. teacher of the visually impaired, parents, teachers, administration, team members, other professionals, etc.) for the purpose of communicating information, resolving issues, and providing services in compliance with established guidelines.
            • Consults with teachers, parents, other personnel and/or outside professionals for the purpose of providing requested information, developing plans for services, making recommendations, and/or coordinating orientation and mobility services with those of other disciplines.
            • Develops orientation and mobility plan for the purpose of ensuring compliance with
            District Wide

            02/19/2021

            Greenbush - The Education Service Center is seeking applications for Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments in the Northeast Kansas - Kansas City, KS area. 

            Greenbush of Topeka - Topeka, KS

            02/17/2021

            Job Summary:  The Access Technology Specialist is a key member of the Vision Rehab team, providing relevant input on current technology as related to VRS 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 and Baton Rouge regions in Lighthouse facilities, in clients’ homes or in clients’ work environments.  Responsibilities require a holistic approach to Vision Rehabilitation, utilizing current best practices, to ensure optimal quality of services, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a strong collaborative spirit, and solid computer skills.  Responsible for maintaining the health and appearance of the Technology Lab.  Must have excellent customer service skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail.  Must maintain CATIS credentials through ACVREP. 

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            New Orleans Louisiana

            02/11/2021

            The Executive Director is a full time position that serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation, leading the Foundation’s business and operations and reporting to the Board of Directors. The Executive Director will be the chief advocate for the Foundation's systemic change initiatives and will be responsible for identifying and executing strategies that drive the foundation’s desired impacts and outcomes. 

            We are a virtual organization. Candidates located in the Northeast US are prefer

            01/28/2021

            Join our dynamic and supportive team of 7 TVI and 2 COMS who collaborate to provide excellent specialized instruction for students in 13 partnering school districts.  Beautiful and fun Athens, Georgia is the geographical center of the districts served through NEGA RESA Shared Services.  

             

            Athens, Georgia

            01/27/2021

            Comprehensive state vocational rehabilitation / career and technical training center campus seeks Certified O&M Specialist to work with adult students who are blind, visually impaired, and deaf-blind. This is a campus-based position.(NOT itinerant.) Students come to you! For more information, please see job posting at link below or contact Karen Davis, Head of Disability Services, 615-223-8020.

            Below is the link to the position posting information. The posting is open through 11:59 p.m. on Tues., Feb. 9th.

            https://www.tn.gov/content/dam/tn/human-services/documents/Orientation%20and%20Mobility%20Specialist%20Supplemental%20Posting%201.13.21.pdf

            Nashville, TN -- 20 mins. SE of Nashville in Smyrna, TN

            01/22/2021

            Blind Rehabilitation Specialist (BRS) is required to have knowledge of the concepts, principles, and practices of blind and vision rehabilitation and the use of assessments, therapies, and technologies to improve the independent function, quality of life and adjustment of Veterans who are blind and visually impaired. BRSs evaluate Veterans by interviews, tests, and measurements and use findings to develop rehabilitation programs for individual Veterans.

            Salisbury NC

            01/20/2021

            Effectively manage the Exceptional Education learning environment to prepare lesson plans, provide specialized instruction, evaluate, monitor, and collect data on the students’ performance in order to advance student achievement.  Understand and appreciate diversity.  Work collaboratively with a team to plan instruction.  Demonstrate commitment to continuous learning.  The Exceptional Education Teacher will complete required case management duties for students with Visual Impairments which include Functional Vision Evaluations, Learning Media Assessments, Braille assessments, and Child Find. 

            Tucson, Arizona

            01/20/2021

            SUMMARY
            The Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) will provide orientation and safe travel skills at the developmentally appropriate level to students with visual impairments.  The COMS will effectively manage the learning environment to prepare Individualized Education Plan (IEP) goal driven sessions, help qualified students travel safely within the school/community, evaluate, monitor, and collect data on the students’ performance to advance student achievement.  Understand and appreciate diversity.  Work collaboratively with a team to plan instruction.  Demonstrate commitment to continuous learning.  The COMS will provide related services to qualified students with visual impairments that includes classroom orientation, school/community travel options and experiences, white cane techniques, transition, and technology when appropriate.
             

            Tucson, Arizona

            01/05/2021

            Certified Vision Rehabilitation Professional - Bermuda

             

            Bermuda

            12/24/2020

            VISIONS Service for the Blind and Visually Impaired is expanding to Putnam, Dutchess and Upper Westchester counties in NY .

            We are seeking a VRT or OT with experience to help VISIONS cover these expanding counties

             

            Putnam County

            11/10/2020

            Job Summary

            Provides itinerant orientation and mobility services to visually impaired students in order to improve mobility and independent functioning. Assesses visually impaired students to determine eligibility for service. Provides consultative service to school staff and parents within the School District of Philadelphia. Participates in the multi-disciplinary team process and individual educational programming activities for students where relevant.

            Essential Functions

            • Participates in the diagnostic and Individualized Education Program (IEP) process for all students suspected of being visually impaired; evaluates students in the areas of orientation and mobility.
            • Provides 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
            Philadelphia

            10/29/2020

            ACBVI is hiring an Orientation and Mobility specialist. Job duties include the planning, development and implementation of skills necessary to enable blind and visually impaired individuals(adults) to function independently in their daily travel activities.

            Phoenix, Arizona

            10/23/2020

            Part-Time VIRTUAL Visual Impairment Teacher (VIT)

            2 hours a week

            Fully Remote

            Must be certified VI Teacher in the State of Texas

            REMOTE - TEXAS

            10/06/2020

            We are recruiting for a contract Orientation and Mobility Specialist (O&M) that is interested in working with a diverse cross section of children with exceptional needs in the San Antonio Area. We are looking for someone who is comfortable conducting Evaluations as well as implementing IEP objectives with students. If you are interested in this position please send a detailed copy of your resume.

            This is for the 2020-2021 school year approximately averaging 15-20 hrs/week

            San Antonio, Texas

            10/02/2020

            The Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI) is committed to providing quality services to assist Virginia’s citizens who are blind, deafblind or vision impaired in achieving their desired level of employment, education, and personal independence. The department provides an array of specialized services for all ages to assist them in attaining the skills, confidence, and positive outlook that are critical to independence.

            Roanoke, VA

            09/17/2020

            Lighthouse Central Florida has an excellent opportunity for a Certified Visual Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) to work as an instructor in our Youth Services Department.

             

            The CVRT instructor will provide one-on-one, group and virtual service to children and youth with vision loss. Direct the work of non-credentialed instructors who also teach and coach individuals with low vision and blindness (LVB) in the use of compensatory skills that empower them to live safe, productive, and interdependent lives. These include skills of daily living, communication, access technology, braille, pre cane Orientation and Mobility, low vision, adjustment to vision loss, career education, sensory-efficiency, and self-determination. Instruction may take place in center-based, community-based and virtual settings depending on the needs/abilities of the clients, as well as any pertinent contractual or grant requirements. Plan and implement vision rehabilitation services and complete ap

            215 E. New Hampshire Street, Orlando, FL 32804

            08/27/2020

            Job Goal:

            Under general supervision, the Teacher of Visual Impaired performs a variety of professional, instructional, administrative, and leadership tasks to coordinate activities in the Department of Exceptional Children in the Chapel Hill- Carrboro City School System. The purpose of this position is to work with schools to provide support in addressing instructional improvement to promote the availability of a free appropriate public education for all students with disabilities to include procedural compliance and educational accountability.

            Chapel Hill, NC

            08/05/2020

            The Lone Jack C6 School District is seeking a Teacher for the Visually Impaired and an Orientation & Mobility specialist for a student within our school district. This student's needs and services will be discussed upon application. Ideally this position would be 3-5 hours per week. 

            Lone Jack Missouri

            07/29/2020

            To provide services to blind and visually impaired students.

            Orleans and/or Niagara counties.

            07/28/2020

            Must submit on-line application through EdJoin.org The initial screening of applicants will be based on the information and materials submitted by each applicant.

            All candidates will be receiving a link to complete a digital interview upon completing the application. Please be on the lookout for an email from EdJoin to complete the next step.

            All required documents must be attached through EdJoin by the closing time of the posting. 

             

            Special Education Department

            07/24/2020

            Blind Skills Specialist Needed for Home Bound Student

            Avenue City School

            07/02/2020

            Teacher for the Visually Impaired needed in Virginia for 20/21 SY

            Full-time (37.5 hours/wk) contract position with benefits

            Start Date: 8/10/20

            Location: School District in Central Virginia

            Therapy Staff is currently working with a school district in central Virginia who needs a full time SPED Teacher specializing in Visual Impairment for the 20/21 school year!

            Virginia

            06/22/2020

            Orientation & Mobility position in K-8 elementary school.  Instructor will teach all aspects of Orientation & Mobility including but not limited to cane travel, low vision travel, street crossings, low vision assistive  devices and technology  as it relates to O&M.  Applicant should be ACVREP certified.

            Philadelphia, PA

            06/19/2020

            Specialist, Vision Rehabilitation, Low Vision Therapist

            The purpose of this position is to enable clients to access information, function as independently as possible and to have the opportunity to participate in their chosen educational, work and community environments by providing specialist individualized assessment, information, advice and vision rehabilitation programming.

            The role will also involve leading and coordinating internal services, referring to and supporting the work of allied or partner services within the Northern part of New Brunswick to meet clients desired outcomes.

            Bathurst, New Brunswick

            06/17/2020

            POSITION SUMMARY

            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.

             

            KEY RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE

            • Conduct orientation and mobility assessment process with client that focuses on both short-term and long-term needs of the client.  Includes the needs and strengths of the client and an estimate of the length and frequency of service necessary to meet identified needs and goals.

            • Prepare sequential and meaningful instruction geared to the client’s assessed needs, IEP goals and objectives, functioning level, and motivational level to

            Wichita, Kansas

            06/05/2020

            New Vision for Independence seeks a CVRT, COMS, or CLVT for itinerant services delivery to VI/B adults within Lake, Sumter, and The Villages, FL.

            Leesburg, FL

            05/29/2020

            ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SUPERVISOR

            SUMMARY With supervision provides leadership to Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Specialists to insure creative and competent O&M program development and delivery of services and serves as direct service provider.

            Baltimore, MD

            05/06/2020

            Minnesota Teacher of Blind and Visually Impaired and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists

            Minnesota

            05/06/2020

            North Carolina Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists

            North Carolina

            05/06/2020

            Visual Impairment/Mobility Teacher @ Fairview South (Full Time) 

            Location: WCSEC-ITINERANT

            Grade From: Kindergarten

            Grade To: Twelfth 

            Brookfield, WI

            04/23/2020

            The Appleton Area School District has a position available for a 1.0 FTE (100%) Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments.

            See details and apply at WECAN. Applications are only accepted via WECAN. https://wecan.education.wisc.edu/#

            Appleton

            03/25/2020

            Lighthouse Central Florida has an opportunity for an Access/Assistive Technology Instructor.  

            Job Summary:  The role of the Access Technology Instructor is vital by identifying appropriate, effective tools and necessary training to make tasks accessible for Blind and Low Vision individuals. The Access Technology Instructor opens up opportunities by testing and configuring adaptive software for compatibility and by working with the client to develop accessible work processes and environments.

             

            215 E. New Hampshire Street, Orlando, Florida

            03/06/2020

            Teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired (TVI)

            Washington, DC Metro Region – Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind is hiring a certified Teacher of the Visually Impaired for school aged students. This job opportunity is itinerant and will require reliable transportation. We are looking for someone who is organized, with time-management skills, and can create engaging students lessons.

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

            We offer competitive compensation ($60k+ for a full time hire), a benefits package to include health insurance plans with premiums shared by CLB and the employee, up to 3% 401k match after one year of service, and a generous paid leave policy to start with 16 days of PTO per year, 11 paid holidays and paid leave between Christmas and New Year.  Full time TVI hires are also eligi

            Greater Washington DC Metro Area

            02/28/2020

            Instructor for the Blind position in the Albany District Office of the NYS Commission for the Blind.

            Rensselaer, NY

            02/20/2020

            Are you a certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist who is available to travel to Myrtle Beach, SC for a 12 week contract position?  Sunbelt Staffing currently has a full time opportunity for a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) to work in the Myrtle Beach, South Carolina area.  This is a contract position for approximately 37 hours per week for a short term contract approximately12 weeks, with possible extension .  Part time applicants will also be considered.  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:


            02/03/2020

            CESA 6 is seeking to employ a full-time Orientation and Mobility Specialist to support students, within the CESA 6 region with visual impairments to achieve maximum independence through instruction in safe, efficient travel within the home, school and community. 

            CESA 6 School Districts - 45-60 mile radius around Oshkosh, WI

            02/03/2020

            CESA 6 is seeking to employ a full-time Orientation and Mobility Specialist for the 2020-2021 school year, to support students, within the CESA 6 Region, with visual impairments to achieve maximum independence through instruction in safe, efficient travel within the home, school and community. 

            CESA 6 School Districts - 45-60 mile radius around Oshkosh, WI

            02/01/2020

            This position may be filled at a higher level of the job family, depending upon the qualifications of the recommended applicant.

            ***This position is an Orientation & Mobility (O&M) Instructor for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

             

            Essential Functions:
            This position provides counseling and individualized instruction to persons who are blind or visually impaired in facilitating solutions to the challenges of being able to safely travel in their everyday environment and in dealing with problems created by their blindness; promotes confidence and the self-esteem of the individual customer including raising the awareness of the clients to the opportunities and options which mastery of Orientations and Mobility (O&M) skills can develop; provides assessment and instruction with their customers in navigating their home, community, school and work type environments, and shall cover topics such as proper cane travel tec

            Tulsa OK

            01/27/2020

            Role: Orientation & Mobility Specialist.

            Recent Grads and Certs welcome to apply. The League’s Orientation & Mobility Specialist will work to empower independence among the Blind and Visually Impaired ages 3 and up in Northeast Indiana. This position is responsible for equipping consumers with the tools and training they need to navigate their home, school, and community environments independently and safely. The O&M Specialist will provide white cane travel training to consumers of all ages in both indoor and outdoor settings, teaching them how to access public transportation and orient them in areas they desire and/or need. This position will travel throughout The League’s service territory (and occasionally outside of NE Indiana) as needed to meet the needs of the consumer.

            Fort Wayne, Indiana

            01/13/2020

            The Appleton Area School District has a position available for a 1.0 FTE (100%) Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments.

            See more details and apply at WECAN. Applications are only accepted via WECAN.

            https://wecan.education.wisc.edu/#/

            DPI Educator Certification Required: Vision Impairment (1825)

             

            Appleton, WI

            01/09/2020

            Seeking professionals to join Goodwill Easterseals Miami Valley’s (GESMV) vision services team.  Working with the team to provide low vision services to those individuals referred by the state of Ohio.  (OOD)

            Instructor will assess the needs of individuals and make recommendations to Counselor or Caseload Assistants regarding which areas the individual may have barriers as well as their strengths. Must develop a plan outlining benchmarks, goals, instructional techniques, and estimated timeframes to achieve learning objectives. Instructor will provide training on topics such as: selecting and organizing clothing, preparing meals, budgeting and managing money, and maintaining hygiene. Instructional techniques can include one-on-one demonstration, repetition, and development of natural supports and cues.

             


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            660 S. Main Street

            12/11/2019

            Advance Your Career to the Cutting Edge! Low Vision Works, one of the Nation’s leading provider of Low Vision Occupational Therapy Services, currently has an opportunity for a full time Occupational Therapist.
            Skill Requirements:
            • Knowledge and experience in the area of Low Vision Rehabilitation • Must show a commitment to ongoing education
            • Dedicated to providing competent Low Vision Rehabilitation with compassion and respect
            • Able to demonstrate above average written and verbal communication skills
            Benefits include:
            • Competitive Pay
            • Strong Operational and Clinical support
            • Flexible Hours
            • Low Vision Works monthly Continuing Education

            www.lowvisionworks.com

            South West Florida

            12/05/2019

            The Foundation for Blind Children is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full time Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT)/Teacher of the Visually Impaired. This position instructs persons who are blind or have vision impairments in the use of compensatory skills and assistive technology that will enable them to live safe, productive, and independent lives. 

            1234 East Northern Avenue, Phoenix

            12/04/2019

            The School of Education at Shawnee State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Orientation and Mobility to begin March 2020.

            The Ohio Department of Education, in conjunction with the Ohio Dean’s Compact, has funded a collaborative preparation program in the area of Orientation & Mobility. Shawnee State is the lead institution in this statewide collaborative. The collaborative approach was implemented as a result of a critical need for COMS across Ohio, especially in the rural areas of the state. The successful candidate for this position will have a lead role in the implementation of this project in Ohio.

            The successful candidate will be expected to regularly teach graduate courses in Orientation & Mobility, supervise professional field and clinical/internship experiences; advise graduate students; serve on department, college or university committees; engage in scholarly activities; and collaborate with universit

            Shawnee State University

            12/03/2019

            General Blind Rehabilitation Specialist

            Menlo Park

            11/12/2019

            Advance Your Career to the Cutting Edge! Low Vision Works, one of the Nation’s leading provider of Low Vision Occupational Therapy Services, currently has an opportunity for a full time Occupational Therapist.
            Skill Requirements:
            • Knowledge and experience in the area of Low Vision Rehabilitation • Must show a commitment to ongoing education
            • Dedicated to providing competent Low Vision Rehabilitation with compassion and respect
            • Able to demonstrate above average written and verbal communication skills
            Benefits include:
            • Competitive Pay
            • Strong Operational and Clinical support
            • Flexible Hours
            • Low Vision Works monthly Continuing Education

            www.lowvisionworks.com

            South West Florida

            11/08/2019

            Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired (CCVI) is seeking a specialist to provide services in the area of Orientation & Mobility for our Early Intervention Program and Preschool Program. CCVI’s mission is to prepare children with visual impairments, including those with multiple disabilities, to reach their highest potential in the sighted world. Visit CCVI.org for more information about our unique programs.

            CCVI, 3010 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64111

            11/04/2019

            The Lighthouse for the Blind & Low Vision has openings for TVI or TVI/O&M positions for our Early Intervention Program. These positions can be located in either Hillsborough or Polk county and is full-time and fully benefited.

            The Early Intervention Program works with children aged birth to 5 years and their families to help maximize their children’s self-sufficiency and independence as well as their physical, emotional, cognitive, social skills, and development.

            West Central Florida

            10/31/2019

            Orientation and Mobility Specialist

            Cherry Hill, NJ

            10/30/2019

            The Lighthouse for the Blind & Low Vision is seeking a TVI or TVI/O&M for our Early Intervention Program. This position is located at our facility in Winter Haven, Florida (Polk county) and is full-time and fully benefited.

            The Early Intervention Program works with children aged birth to 5 years and their families to help maximize their children’s self-sufficiency and independence as well as their physical, emotional, cognitive, social skills, and development.

            Winter Haven, Florida

            10/08/2019

            First Children School, a NJ DOE approved private school, is actively recruiting for a Full-Time Teacher of the Visually Impaired to implement direct instruction and consultative services for students who are diagnosed as blind and/or visually impaired with multiple disabilities/comorbidity.

            Hours are Monday - Friday from 8:30AM to 3:30PM.

            Requires NJ DOE Certification as a Teacher of the Visually Impaired.

            First Children Services provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

            Fanwood, NJ

            10/07/2019

            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.

            Washington DC Metro Area

            10/04/2019

            This position is based in Raleigh, NC and requires a CLVT or someone who can become a CLVT within two years of hire. It is a combination of direct services and staff training.

            Raleigh, NC and statewide in NC

            10/01/2019

            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 employees. To orient an

            Greensboro, NC

            09/25/2019

            For over 65 years, Wayfinder Family Services’ mission has been to ensure that children, youth and adults facing challenges always have a place to turn. We offer quality programming that includes early intervention, education, rehabilitation, employment, and recreation services. We are tackling some of the toughest issues in the sector and changing more lives than ever before. Join the Wayfinder Family Services team and help make an impact!

            We are seeking a Living Skills & Assistive Technology and Braille Instructor for one of our programs,

            The Hatlen Center located in San Pablo, California. This is a non-exempt position working up to 35 hours a week, reporting directly to the Associate Director of The Hatlen Center.

            San Pablo, CA

            09/17/2019

            TVI needed in Watertown, Massachusetts full time contracted for the School Year! Super cool city - very close to Boston!!!!

            Watertown, MA (just outside of Boston, MA)

            09/05/2019

            Seeking professional to join Goodwill Easterseals Miami Valley’s (GESMV) vision services team.  Working with team to provide low vision services which can include assessments, recommendations, and training on the appropriate selection and utilization of low vision equipment such as magnifiers, optics, and CCTV to address the functional impairments associated with vision loss.   The staff will also go into the homes and address the vision changes impacting the typical activities of daily living.  GESMV works closely with the local state rehabilitation offices providing services to individuals ranging from high school students to retired individuals living independently in our community.  The staff will be responsible for all phases of rehabilitation teaching for totally blind and visually impaired persons. 

            Dayton, Ohio

            08/15/2019

            Braille, Abilities, LLC, a new TVI/O&M owned company, is looking for O&M specialists or TVI/O&Ms in the Southern California Area. We'll be serving students across Los Angeles, Riverside, Orange, and San Diego Counties. Employees will be itinerant from their home offices in any of these locations. Positions available are both full-time and part-time. However, part-time employees must be available before 3 PM.

            Please email info@brailleabilities.com to apply.

            Southern California

            08/07/2019

            The Stepping Stones Group is currently interviewing Teachers of the Visually Impaired for the 19/20 SY in Portsmouth, VA!
            Job Requirements

            • VA License required
            • Background check and fingerprinting required

            As a company with a strong value system and a social conscience, we invest in your future through mentoring, clinical support, continuing education, professional development, wellness benefits and a variety of resources that will empower you as a clinician throughout your career.

            Portsmouth, VA

            07/30/2019
            • Orientation and Mobility Specialist position available
            • Overbrook Educational Center   #4480
            • School District of Philadelphia
            • Kindergarten through 12th Grade
            • Full time position
            • Salary $45,000 - $83,000
            • Full benefits
            • https://www.philasd.org/
            6722 Lansdowne Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19151

            07/25/2019

            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

            07/25/2019

            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

            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

            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

            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

            04/04/2019

            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

            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

            03/01/2019

            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

            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

            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

            12/18/2018

            Teacher of the Visually Impaired (part-time)

            Largo, FL

            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.

            Tucson, AZ

            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

            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

            10/10/2018

            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

            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

            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

            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

            09/11/2018
            • 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

            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

            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

            08/10/2018

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

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

            08/10/2018

            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

            08/06/2018

            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

            07/24/2018

            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

            07/10/2018

            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

            Full-time Orientation and Mobility Position

            Charlotte, NC

            06/12/2018

            Instructor of the Blind and Visually Impaired

            Gooding, ID

            05/23/2018

            Teacher for the Visually Impaired

            Santa Fe, NM

            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

            05/11/2018

            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

            05/08/2018

            (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

            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

            04/09/2018

            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

            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

            01/12/2018

            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

            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

            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

            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

            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

            10/30/2017

            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

            10/26/2017

            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

            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

            08/07/2017

            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

            08/01/2017

            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

            06/09/2017

            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

            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

            05/17/2017
            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

            05/11/2017

            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

            04/11/2017

            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 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 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