ACVREP Employer Job Postings

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Job Description
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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

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 11/23/22.  Please apply at the appropriate link below:

Current VA Employees:  USAJOBS - Job Announcement

The public:  USAJOBS - Job Announcement

    Los Angeles, CA

    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

    11/14/2022

     

    The Lighthouse of Broward in sunny Fort Lauderdale, Florida is seeking an Assistive Technology Instructor to help grow our employment program. 

    650 N Andrews Ave Fort Lauderdale, Fl 33311

    11/14/2022

    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 Babies and Children’s Program Specialist position is responsible for organizing, planning, providing and reporting effective, specialized training services for blind and visually impaired babies (0-5) and children (6-14), and their families.

    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

    11/14/2022

    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

    11/14/2022

    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. The Transition Specialist position is responsible for Oversee the transition program curriculum, referrals, intakes, and counseling for high school age students (ages 14-22).

    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.

    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

    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.

    Laguna Hills, CA (92653)

    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)

    11/04/2022

    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

    11/03/2022

    The DeafBlind Employment Specialist  is responsible for the execution of HKS’s Mission, goals and objectives through the team coordinating and providing direct services to DeafBlind youths and adults under Employment Services and Pre-Employment Transition Services. Primary focus will be to provide one on one services to consumers to assist with achievement of employment outcomes, with a commitment to a fully inclusive community-based environment. The DeafBlind Employment Specialist will also offer training and technical assistance to their families and service providers.

    Provides installation and training to consumers to use for distance communication in the state of Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam and the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands under the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for National DeafBlind Equipment Distribution Program. 

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKS offers a 4 week vacation package,

    Oahu, Hawaii

    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

    11/01/2022

    The Department for the Blind & Vision Impaired seeks an Rehabilitation Teacher - #00124 to instruct individuals in adaptive skills and techniques for gaining or maintaining their desired level of independence through individualized rehabilitation/independent living plans, counseling, and use of community resources and specialized equipment. Provide adjustment counseling, referral to community resources, and instruction in the use of specialized equipment.

    Fairfax County, VA

    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

    10/31/2022

    The Dept for the Blind & Vision Impaired seeks a VIB Associate/Driver/Receiver - Ft. Belvoir - #IS175 to perform clerical and physical tasks in connection with receiving incoming shipments of merchandise. Provide timely, courteous delivery of goods as needed to customers. Responsibility may also include: forklift operation and material movement, cash register operation, providing customer service, stocking shelves, and other duties in support of the operation of the Base Supply Center.

    “Would you like to work in one of the best retail jobs in the country? A typical schedule is Monday – Friday 7:30 – 4:30, no nights, no weekends, and no federal holidays!

    Virginia Industries for the Blind (VIB) is a dynamic, ever-evolving $50+ million social enterprise that offers challenging careers including production, services, retail, sales, customer service, fiscal, procurement, technology, and quality control. VIB is ISO-certified

    Fairfax County, VA

    10/31/2022

    Dept for the Blind & Vision Impaired seeks a VIB Associate/Supply Store Associate - Ft. Belvoir - #IS101 to perform stock clerk, cashier, and customer service duties utilizing an automated point-of-sale system. Responsibilities may include cash register operation. Provide customer service, assistance with special orders, receiving merchandise, stocking shelves, quality assurance, material movement and other duties in support of the operation of the Base Supply Store. 

    “Would you like to work in one of the best retail jobs in the country? A typical schedule is Monday – Friday 7:30 – 4:30, no nights, no weekends, and no federal holidays!

    You never have to handle cash in our stores. We operate stores in federal or military environments with a controlled customer base. Our stores sell office supplies, janitorial and cleaning supplies and other commercial items to our customers. If you excel in a retail environment and meet the requirement

    Fairfax, VA

    10/28/2022

    The DeafBlind Employment Specialist will also offer training and technical assistance to their families and service providers. This position carries out identified and specific targeted activities, as outlined by the state’s DeafBlind Interagency Team (DBIT) to assist the HKNC Regional Representative and interagency team with building capacity within the state. The DeafBlind Employment Specialist will work in tandem and report directly to the HKNC Regional Representative. 

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKS offers a 4 week vacation package, 4 personal days, paid holidays, 10 paid sick days, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities.

    Holiday, Florida

    10/28/2022

    The DeafBlind Employment Specialist will also offer training and technical assistance to their families and service providers. This position carries out identified and specific targeted activities, as outlined by the state’s DeafBlind Interagency Team (DBIT) to assist the HKNC Regional Representative and interagency team with building capacity within the state. The DeafBlind Employment Specialist will work in tandem and report directly to the HKNC Regional Representative. 

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKS offers a 4 week vacation package, 4 personal days, paid holidays, 10 paid sick days, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities.

    Nashville, TN

    10/28/2022

    We currently have an exciting career opportunity available to join the HKNC team as an Employment Training Specialist in our New England Region! The Employment Training Specialist is responsible for assisting with job development for DeafBlind consumers throughout Region 1 (MA, CT, RI, VT, NH & ME)and providing job supports once employment is obtained. 

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKNC offers a 4 week vacation package, 2 personal days, paid holidays, 12 paid sick days, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, career advancement opportunities and temporary housing and relocation benefits!

    Massachusetts

    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

    10/24/2022

    The Employment Training Specialist is responsible for the execution of HKS’s mission, goals and objectives throughout Region 1 (MA, CT, RI, VT, NH & ME). Responsible for assisting with job development for DeafBlind consumers and providing job supports once employment is obtained.

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKS offers a generous 4 week vacation package, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, career advancement opportunities, and $1,500 in relocation benefits!

    Boston, Massachusetts

    10/24/2022

    The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist is responsible for providing evaluation and training in the areas of communication skills and independent living skills for Deafblind consumers living in New York City, Long Island, and lower Westchester.  

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKNC offers a 4 week vacation package, 2 personal days, paid holidays, 12 paid sick days, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, career advancement opportunities and temporary housing and relocation benefits!

    Brooklyn, NY & Islandia, NY

    10/24/2022

     The Vision Rehabilitation Therapist and Orientation and Mobility Specialist (VRT/OMS)  providing instruction to people with visual impairments to increase their independence in completing daily living and traveling skills. 

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKS offers a 4 week vacation package, 4 personal days, paid holidays, 10 paid sick days, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, career advancement opportunities and temporary housing and relocation benefits!

    Islandia, NY

    10/24/2022

    The Administrative Assistant/SSP provides administrative support to the Coordinator of National Outreach Adaptive Technology Training Program as required to meet the National DeafBlind Equipment Distribution Program (NDBEDP) requirements and standards set by the FCC and HKNC. This person may accompany and serve as guide and/or SSP/communication facilitator in the community for the Coordinator of the National Outreach Adaptive Technology Training Program as needed. Travel with overnight stays may be required.  Fluency in American sign language is required.  New graduates are welcome to apply.  

    HKS offers a generous 4 week vacation package, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, and career advancement opportunities.

    Port Lucie, Florida

    10/24/2022

    The Mobility Instructor is responsible for assessing consumer’s travel skills and planning lessons in orientation and mobility curriculum employing appropriate tools, techniques, and communication preferences. 

    New graduates are welcome to apply.  HKS offers a generous 4 week vacation package, health insurance, employer matched 403b program, career advancement opportunities, 6 month temporary housing and $1,500 in relocation benefits!

    Port Washington, NY

    10/20/2022

    The Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired seeks a Orientation & Mobility Specialist #00127 to provide orientation and mobility assessment and instruction to individuals who are blind, deafblind, or visually impaired to reach their desired ability to travel independently and safely in both familiar and unfamiliar areas, thus reducing one of their greatest impediments to personal independence.

    This position covers a territory of 5 cities and 12 counties, including Charlottesville City, Clarke, Culpeper, Fluvanna, Frederick, Greene, Harrisonburg City, Louisa, Madison, Orange, Rappahannock, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Staunton City, Warren, Waynesboro City, Winchester City.

     

    Salary range $47,476 - $87,831 plus benefits

    ($10,000 Sign on Bonus)

    Staunton, VA

    10/20/2022

    Early Childhood & Youth Services Vision Specialist

     

     

    About the Position…

     

    CABVI (Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired) is currently seeking an experienced, capable, and highly motivated Youth Services Vision Specialist to join our team!  This is a full-time position that reports to the Early Childhood & Youth Services (EC&YS) Manager.  This position will provide individualized and support services for children with visual impairments and their families. Service areas include those identified in the Expanded Core Curriculum for Students with Vision Impairments, Pre-Employment and Transition Services through Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) and Early Intervention services. Specific areas of service will depend on the experience and credentials of the employee.  Thi

    Cincinnati, OH

    10/20/2022

    The Department for the Blind & Vision Impaired seeks an Rehabilitation Teacher - #00124 to instruct individuals in adaptive skills and techniques for gaining or maintaining their desired level of independence through individualized rehabilitation/independent living plans, counseling, and use of community resources and specialized equipment. Provide adjustment counseling, referral to community resources, and instruction in the use of specialized equipment. 

    Fairfax, VA

    10/19/2022

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

    Brampton, ON

    10/18/2022

    Performs Functional Assessments, which include education regarding vision related topics; training in the use of low vision devices; and instruction on how to maximize residual vision. This position works with individuals in all age categories.

    Peterborough, ON

    10/18/2022

    Performs Functional Assessments, which include education regarding vision related topics; training in the use of low vision devices; and instruction on how to maximize residual vision. This position works with individuals in all age categories.

    Southeast Region - Belleville/ Kingston, ON

    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

    10/17/2022

    Salary range starting at $60,000

    WHITE SANDY BEACHES, BOATING ADVENTURES AND RESTAURANTS GALORE!

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

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

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

    10/14/2022

    The Depart for the Blind & Vision Impaired seeks an Assistant Store Manager (ATF) - #IS072 is seeking a qualified individual that is responsible for the implementation of the goals and objectives of VIB by promoting efficiency of supply store and gift shop operations. Required planning, inventory management, promotion of BSC store/gift shop, and operational efficiency of the location. Empowers blind and visually impaired individuals in achieving their maximum level of gainful employment and career development. Provide excellent customer service and retail opportunities. 

    This position is located in Washington D. C

    "Would you like to work in one of the best retail jobs in the country? A typical schedule is Monday – Friday 7:30 – 4:30, no nights, no weekends, and no federal holidays!
     

    You never have to handle cash in our stores. We operate stores in federal or military environments with a co

    Multiple Locations, VA; Washington, DC

    10/14/2022

    The Dept for the Blind & Vision Impaired seeks an VIB Associate/Supply Store Associate - Langley - #IS071 to perform stock clerk, cashier, and customer service duties utilizing an automated point-of-sale system. Responsibilities may include cash register operation. Providing customer service and assistance with special orders. Receiving merchandise. Stocking shelves. Quality assurance. Material movement and other duties in support of the operation of the Base Supply Store.

    “Would you like to work in one of the best retail jobs in the country? A typical schedule is Monday – Friday 7:30 – 4:30, no nights, no weekends, and no federal holidays!
     

    You never have to handle cash in our stores. We operate stores in federal or military environments with a controlled customer base. Our stores sell office supplies, janitorial and cleaning supplies and other commercial items to our customers. If you excel in a retail environment and meet the requ

    Hampton, VA

    10/12/2022

    We are hiring Orientation and Mobility Specialists!

     

     

    Akron, OH

    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

    09/29/2022

    Itinerant Teacher of the Visually Impaired - Infant Toddler Program - Sign on Bonus!

    Watertown, MA

    09/26/2022

    Birch Agency is hiring Special Education Braillist in the Kirkland, WA area. This is a full time on site contract position for the school year. We are currently interviewing qualified Braillist who serves as a resource to other school personnel requiring assistance with blind and low vision students.

    Major Responsibilities and Duties:

    •     Transcribe materials including books, workbooks, testing material, and classroom work for students with visual impairments, including tactile maps and graphs into requested format.

    •     Maintain accurate records of all transcriptions.

    •     Maintain properly labeled electronic files on all materials to be maintained for future use.

    •     Manage time to ensure that materials are available when needed by students.

    •     Make necessary adaptations of materials for s

    Kirkland, WA

    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

    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

    09/22/2022

    The Delaware

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit (IU25)

    09/22/2022

    Come join us in Colorado!

    We are seeking an O&M Instructor and/or a VRT for the Colorado Springs region. 

    Salary Range: $53,484.00 - $59,688.00 Annually

    For more information and to APPLY, visit State of Colorado Job Opportunities | State Job Opportunities (governmentjobs.com)

     

    Colorado Springs, CO (covering Colorado Springs, Pueblo and southern Colorado)

    09/14/2022

    Competition #: 2022-57

    Location: Newfoundland and Labrador

    City: Flexible

    Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

    Application Deadline:  Open Until Filled

    Anticipated Start Date: October, 2022

    Compensation: $66,458 to $80,786 CAD annually

    Newfoundland, Canada

    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

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    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 (Orientation & Mobility Specialist)

    Lebanon, PA

    08/29/2022

    Blind Rehabilitation Specialist (Computer Access Technology 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

    08/15/2022

    This position exists to lead, advise and counsel approximately 8 legally blind individuals at Program locations, all aspects of operating a business.  This position is a technical expert in managing, directing, and monitoring blind operators to enhance their career development and maximize their profits by providing technical assistance.  This position provides training to the blind operators in business concepts, proper fiscal management, food preparation, quality control, merchandising, inventory management, customer and employee relations, basic equipment repair and maintenance, sanitation, and compliance with all applicable laws.  Participates in policy making, management decisions, determines priorities, methods and procedures to ensure effective and efficient operations with the knowledge of the programs objectives.  This position provides feedback to blind operators, rehabilitation staff, and agency administration in order   to develop strat

    Colorado

    08/12/2022

    POSITION: Teacher for the Visually Impaired - Travelling

    Cleveland Sight Center – a nonprofit that partners with individuals who have vision challenges, is hiring a Teacher for the Visually Impaired. The desired candidate will work within the Children and Young Adult Services Department and will serve school-aged children.

    At Cleveland Sight Center we believe in the unbridled potential of those we partner with. 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 for each individual to live the life they want. This specific candidate will play an integral role in helping each child strengthen their compensatory skills and ensure that they have the necessary tools they need to succeed in their curriculum.

     

    POSITION SUMMARY: School Age Educational Services provides assessme

    Cleveland, Ohio

    08/12/2022

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

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

    Fresno, CA and Surrounding Areas

    08/09/2022

    Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist: This is a full-time position (35 hours per week) in our Chicago office. We are seeking a rehabilitation professional with a solid background in orientation and mobility instruction

    Chicago, IL

    08/05/2022

    CERTIFIED ORIENTATION & MOBILITY SPECIALISTS

    •    $3000 Signing Bonus and Moving Costs Assistance (30+ hours)
    •    Full- and Part-Time 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, Education positions involve travel.

    08/03/2022

    Director of Early Intervention Services

     

    Wayfinder Family Services ensures that children, youth, and adults facing challenges always have a place to turn.

     

    Wayfinder is committed to advancing IDEA (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility).

    Wayfinder believes inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility are essential to our excellence and our mission's execution. We value differences in the pursuit of inquiry and knowledge, mutual understanding, respect, trust, transparency, and cooperation. We are committed to creating a diverse and welcoming workplace that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve and includes individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. Individuals of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans and differently-abled persons are encouraged to apply.

     

    In exchange for your talent, Wayfinder offers an excellent benefits pack

    Los Angeles

    08/03/2022

    Early Intervention Specialist $1500 Bonus (Bay Area)

     

    Wayfinder Family Services ensures that children, youth, and adults facing challenges always have a place to turn.

    In exchange for your talent, Wayfinder offers an excellent benefits package, which includes the following:

    • This role is eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
    • Competitive salary - Sign-on bonus for eligible roles
    • Flexible schedules depending on the position (some offering hybrid)
    • Medical insurance with a $30 premium per paycheck coverage plan (employee-only)
    • Dental insurance 100% employer paid for HMO coverage plan (employee-only)
    • 401(k) retirement plan with an employer match up to 4%
    • 11 paid holidays per year and a generous paid time off policy
    • Five winter holidays (between Christmas Eve & New Year's Day)
    • Education Reimbursement Pr
    San Francisco

    07/28/2022

    Wayfinder Family Services ensures that children, youth, and adults facing challenges always have a place to turn.

    • 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 observations and evaluations concerning students' progress and maintains appropriate records.
    • Cooperates and consults with other staff members and appropriate community resources on behalf of the student. Is an integral member of the rehabilitation team coordinating orientation and mobility skills training with other student services.
    • Recommends the O&M-related equipment and supply needs of the department.
    Los Angeles, California

    07/25/2022

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

    Las Cruces, NM

    07/19/2022

    The Orientation & Mobility Specialist and Rehabilitation Instructor supports Rehabilitation Services and Community Services departments.  Community Services clients are mostly older adults managing vision loss in varying degrees.  Rehabilitation Services clients are predominately working age, 18 years old through retirement. Most Rehabilitation Services clients are referred to VLR from State Services for the Blind (SSB). Vision rehabilitation support is provided in the home or in a classroom/kitchen setting at VLR offices. 

    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    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

    07/18/2022

    Join the growing team at the McDowell Center for the Blind, in Louisville Kentucky! We are seeking a Personal Adjustment Counselor to work as a vital member of our Vocational Preparation Unit. This candidate must be a graduate of a master's degree program and hold a certification as described below. 

    Voc Rehab Specialist - Certified

    Pay Grade14

    Salary$4,229.56 Monthly

    Employment Type

    EXECUTIVE BRANCH | FULL TIME, ELIGIBLE FOR OVERTIME PAY | 18A | 37.5 HR/WK

    Hiring Agency

    Education & Labor Cabinet | Department of Workforce Development

    Location

    8412 Westport Rd
    Louisville KY 40242 USA

    8412 Westport Rd, Louisville, KY 40242

    07/18/2022

    Be part of an energized and growing team providing training and employment services from the McDowell Center for the Blind in Louisville, Kentucky. We are looking for an individual who can provide skills training in home and financial management, and who values working as part of a team to provide quality services to meet the rehabilitation needs of adults with vision loss. Individual must possess a bachelor degree in rehab or related field (see below). Salary$3,495.54 Monthly. CVRT preferred but not required.

    8412 Westport Road, Louisville, KY 40242

    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

    07/13/2022

    Job SummaryUniversity-trained vision rehabilitation therapist or a teacher of the visually impaired, to collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team of professionals to instruct clients of all ages in our rehabilitation department.

    Kansas City, MO

    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)

    07/10/2022

    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

    07/07/2022

    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

    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

    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, Bronx NY 10469

    07/05/2022

    The Lighthouse is looking for an O&M instructor. If you are interested in a fast paste environment and working with a diverse population, this is the position for you.

    San Antonio TX

    06/14/2022

    The Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired is looking for a Certified O&M (or a certifiable O&M candidate), with a Low Vision Therapist Certification, or a COMS with low vision experience who would like to impact the lives of blind Alaskans. The Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired rehabilitation training center is the only blind and visually impaired center in the State and is headquartered in Anchorage, the largest city in Alaska.

    This is a two-part position, the first portion of this position will be in Anchorage, delivering Center-based O&M instruction, and low vision clinics. The second portion will include traveling throughout the State via plane or on the road system to provide services in rural Alaska, facilitating low vision clinics, providing basic cane travel skills, and assisting in maintaining a grant that serves blind Alaskans living in rural areas. Alaska’s road system is small and limited, so rural travel will consist o

    Anchorage Alaska

    06/13/2022

    Provide one-on-one, group and workshop training opportunities to help people with vision loss learn essential skills for independence and, when appropriate, employment. Must have strong experience in assistive technology and be prepared to give excellent assessments and training for Valley Center for the Blind and our partner agencies.

    Bakersfield, California

    06/10/2022

    Are you an Orientation and Mobility Instructor wanting to put your experience to work with one of the most respected, nicest places to work in Northeastern Ohio? Would you love to be able to focus on working with kids with visual impairments? If you have your O & M and/or ACVREP certification or are eligible, and truly enjoy working with clients in all kinds of NE Ohio weather, keep reading and join the Cleveland Sight Center! 

    Our O&M instructors provide assessment of and instruction in skills that enable individuals with visual impairment to maximize their Orientation and Mobility skills, use of low vision aids and provides technical assistance systems in order to facilitate the educational process of students with visual impairments.

    See more about Cleveland Sight Center and apply for this wonderful opportunity at: https://recruitingbypaycor.com/career/JobIntroduction.action?clientId=8a7883d0620df5d50162208078d04254&id=8a7887ac7fa619dc017fdc

    Cleveland Ohio

    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

    05/31/2022

    Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired is seeking applicants for an Itinerant Orientation and Mobility Specialist position to serve students in South Eastern Iowa within the Great Prairie AEA service region. This position will have an office in Ottumwa, Iowa.

    Ottumwa, Iowa

    05/31/2022

    Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired (IESBVI) swimming coach coordinates with students with blindness visual impairment grades 7th through 12+ who participate in NCASB (About Us – NCASB) swimming for IESBVI.  Students live throughout the state of Iowa.  Coaches will set up regional practices; attend swimming clinics in Iowa and the Midwest; coordinate with local schools swim programs; and attend competitions/meets.  Clinics and meets may require overnight travel.

    Iowa

    05/31/2022

    This position will work with post high school aged students aged 17 to 21 enrolled in the 4PLUS program. Under supervision from the Dean of Students, supervises blind and visually impaired 4Plus students. Supervision occurs during non-classroom hours to provide instructional and recreational activities for proper social, physical, and intellectual development.

    Council Bluffs, IA

    05/24/2022

    Charleston County School District has openings for Certified Teachers of the Visually Impaired for the 2022-2023 school year. 

     

    Charleston, South Carolina

    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

    05/13/2022

    Do you live for helping students achieve independent travel skills? Do you have a client-centric approach to teaching 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 classes related to Orientation & Mobility. The OCCB, located in Portland, 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 op

    Portland, OR

    05/12/2022

    ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SPECIALIST 

    Must be able to work with students with visual impairments and/or multiple disabilities, ages 3 - 21. Evaluates students in the areas of Orientation and Mobility and makes referrals for further evaluations, when needed. Develops plans and implements IEP for each student. Maintain records of evaluation an student progress. Provides instruction to staff and parents to encourage consistency across environments.

    Monday - Friday from 8 AM - 3 PM

    Jersey City, NJ

    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

      04/06/2022

      We have an opening for a Full-Time Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist and/or Certified Teacher for the Visually Impaired to provide instruction to students for the 2022-23 school year.  Do you prefer to live at the beach or in a metropolitan area? You can choose the location for this position!
      This position may be located in the surrounding areas of Myrtle Beach or Charlotte, NC!


        Myrtle Beach, SC OR Charlotte, NC surrounding areas

        04/01/2022

        Visual Impairment Specialist - San Francisco

        San Francisco, California

        04/01/2022

        Visual Impairment Specialist - Bay Area

        Bay Area, California

        04/01/2022

        Visual Impairment Specialist - Central Valley

        Central Valley, California

        04/01/2022

        Visual Impairment Specialist - South Bay

        South Bay, California

        03/31/2022

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

        Pennsylvania

        03/30/2022

        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

          03/30/2022

          The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) is seeking a mission-driven rehabilitation individual to serve as a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS). Orientation and Mobility (O&M) training supports individuals who are legally blind to navigate safely and independently within their home, workplace, and community. This position travels at least 3 days per week to provide services as assigned within southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod, and the Islands.

          Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod, & the Islands

          03/28/2022

          The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) is seeking a mission-driven rehabilitation individual to serve as a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS). Orientation and Mobility (O&M) training supports individuals who are legally blind to navigate safely and independently within their home, workplace, and community. This position travels at least 3 days per week to provide services as assigned within the metro-west region as well as south shore areas in Massachusetts.

          Metro-west region, Massachusetts

          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

          03/16/2022

          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.

          Tallahassee, FL

          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

          02/12/2022

          We currently are seeking an Orientation & Mobility Specialist at our Santa Barbara Center located at 2031 De La Vina St., Santa Barbara, CA.

          Responsible for assessment and training of visually impaired individuals in orientation and mobility (O & M) skills and techniques. Conducts initial and on-going assessment of orientation and mobility skills for visually impaired individuals.  Identifies and discusses mobility/travel goals and objectives.  Determines and communicates the extent of training needed to achieve goals.

          2031 De La VinaSt., Santa Barbara, CA

          02/12/2022

          We currently are seeking an Orientation & Mobility Specialist at our Coachella Valley Center located at 74-245 Highway 111, E101, Palm Desert, CA.

          Responsible for assessment and training of visually impaired individuals in orientation and mobility (O & M) skills and techniques. Conducts initial and on-going assessment of orientation and mobility skills for visually impaired individuals.  Identifies and discusses mobility/travel goals and objectives.  Determines and communicates the extent of training needed to achieve goals.

          74-245 Highway 111, E101, Palm Desert, CA

          02/10/2022

          Vision Rehabilitation Therapist 

          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

          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

          02/07/2022

          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

          02/03/2022

          SCHOOL BUS DRIVER

          Location: Transportation Department, Northeast & Hilltop Terminals

          Schedule: Flexible hours - morning & afternoon, or work both shifts

          Work Year: Hourly, benefits eligible with minimum hours

          New Competitive Wage: $20.43 per hour 

          Excellent Benefits: Eligible with minimum hours

          $2000 new hire bonus!

          Attendance bonus that can be up to 10% increase in wages.

          Paid training worth $5000.00 offered at no cost to you.

           

          Denver

          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

          Job Description: Assistive Technology Specialist

          New England Low Vision and Blindness (NELVB) is seeking an Assistive Technology Specialist to join our Low Vision Technology Rehabilitation team. We have openings for full-time, part-time and contract.

          Our Low Vision Technology Rehabilitation team works together to cross-train and share the latest innovations in low vision and blindness technology with educators, students, consumers, veterans, and state and federal government agencies.

          The Assistive Technology Specialist teaches clients who are blind and visually impaired, and those who work with them, to use assistive technology in schools, businesses, homes, and everyday purposes.

          The qualified candidate will perform all types of assistive technology services to all age groups, including but not limited to technology assessments, product recommendations, set-up, configuration, training and troubleshooting. The candidate will be mandated to use every possible

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

          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

          08/27/2021

          Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist/ Assistive Technology Specialist

          Job Description: 

          • Develop individualized independent living plan for assigned clients enrolled in the Center’s AT & Independent Living Programs.

          • Provide independent living instruction on an individualized and small group basis

          • Assist with the reviewing & revising the AT/Independent Living Curriculum

          • Maintain and update all assigned required client records

          • Prepare reports as required by the President/CEO.

          • Assist with maintenance of educational supplies and low vision aides and devices inventory

          • Assist the clients in identifying and purchasing appropriate aides

          Daytona Beach, FL

          08/16/2021

          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.

          Daytona Beach, FL

          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

          08/12/2021

          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

          08/11/2021

          Do you live for technology related to blindness rehabilitation? Do you have a client-centric approach to teaching 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, professional, and academic 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 classes related to adaptive devices. 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

          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

          06/07/2021

          JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

          Job Title: Low Vision Rehabilitation Specialist (LVRS)

          Department:  Low Vision Services

          Immediate Supervisor:  Chief of Operations and Development

          Status: Exempt

          SUMMARY

          The San Diego Center for the Blind (SDCB) is the only community-based vision rehabilitation program of its kind in San Diego County.  Since 1972  SDCB has been providing services to adults with vision loss with the mission to assist in their adjustment to vision and help them return to living as independently as possible. The LVRS will provide functional vision evaluations utilizing and provide training on assistive devices.

          Please send a letter of interest to employment@sdcb.org, with LVRS in the subject line for additional information and would like to be considered for this position.

           

          San Diego, Caloifornia

          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

          05/04/2021

          Minnesota school currently looking for a virtual teacher of the visually impaired for the 2021-22 school year.

          Minnesota

          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

          04/14/2021

          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 $40,000 - $47,000, commensurate. Final salary is based upon qualifications and experience.

           

          Binghamton, NY

          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

          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

          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

          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 . 

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          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

          02/18/2021

          Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) - Immediate Need

          The primary purpose of the Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) to provide a comprehensive approach to Vision Rehabilitation Services ensuring clients achieve the level of independence corresponding to their individual life plans and goals. This includes addressing visual, physical, cognitive, psycho-social, safety and emotional concerns. A CVRT position with VRS provides the opportunity to schedule your own appointments, create your own work schedule, all while meeting and serving the needs of those living with impaired vision/low vision/blindness. ACVREP certification or eligibility for ACVREP certification required.  

          Smyrna, GA and outlying areas

          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

          11/18/2020

          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. Fully funded health, dental and vision insurance 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.

          Brentwood, MO 63144

          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

          07/16/2020

          We have an excellent full-time opportunity for a Teacher of the Visually Impaired in Benton, IL for the 2020-21 school year.

          Benton, IL

          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

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

          Location: WCSEC-ITINERANT

          Grade From: Kindergarten

          Grade To: Twelfth 

          Brookfield, WI

          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

          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

          01/23/2020

          Role: Vision Rehabilitation Instructor

          The Vision Rehabilitation Instructor 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. Tasks include but are not limited to assessments, instruction of rehabilitation skills including: communication, daily living skills and the use of low vision aids and appliances and assistive technology. This role supports the comprehensive disability related training and instructional services for the FBC’s Adult Comprehensive program. 

          Phoenix, Arizona

          01/16/2020

          The O&M Specialist 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 O&M Specialist teaches 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

          Bronx, New York

          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

          01/07/2020

          The Career Specialist develops and implements strategies and curriculum to improve employment outcomes for individuals who are blind or visually impaired. The Career Specialist prepares and assists students to ensure they are career ready upon graduation from the Foundation for Blind Children’s Adult Comprehensive Program. The Career Specialist assists students in evaluating their interests, skills, and abilities to help them develop achievable career goals. The Career Specialist will provide students with tools and resources related to career assessment, exploration and decision making. The Career Specialist will support students as they define strategies and seek out resources throughout their job search journey.

          Phoeni, Arizona

          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

          11/15/2019

          If you believe the work we do at Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) is a noble mission that transforms lives, then consider joining the team as our Orientation & Mobility Program Specialist at our beautiful campus at the location of your choice (California or Oregon). In this highly visible role, you will help to increase the pipeline of qualified applicants for admission to Guide Dogs for the Blind. In addition, the O&M Program Specialist will support new and existing clients in order to ensure that they meet O&M requirements for admission; provide administrative oversight of the program; qualify clients for the O&M Immersion Program; provide training for agency partners; and organize and lead O&M educational seminars and outreach events.

          San Rafael, CA or Boring, OR

          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

          10/31/2019

          We have an immediate opening for a Teacher of the Visually Impaired in East Moline, IL. This teacher of the blind/visually impaired position is full time, however we would also consider part time candidates. 

          East Moline, IL

          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

          08/02/2019

          Birch Agency has partnered with a school in Anderson, IN in hopes to find an experienced Teacher of the Visually Impaired.

          Anderson, IN

          08/02/2019

          Birch Agency is currently looking for an experienced Teacher of the Visually Impaired for a school based opening in St. Charles, IL. This position is full time, 35 hours/week, for the 2019-2020 school year.

          St. Charles, IL

          07/31/2019

          Part-time Job Opportunity for a Teacher of the Visually Impaired in Pittsburg, TX

          Pittsburg, TX

          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 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

          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

          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 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

          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

          01/30/2019

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

          Auckland, New Zealand

          01/15/2019

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

           

          Oakland County, MI

          01/09/2019

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

          Monroe, MI

          01/07/2019

          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.

          Yuma, Arizona

          11/05/2018

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

          Phoenix, Arizona

          11/05/2018

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

          Tucson, AZ

          10/19/2018

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

          Based in Winter Haven, FL 33881

          09/24/2018

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

          Based in Winter Haven, Florida 33881

          09/24/2018

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

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

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

          Salary - negotiable

           

          100 Black Rock Turnpike Redding CT 06896

          09/11/2018
          • 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

          07/25/2018

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

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

          07/25/2018

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

          Birch Agency

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

          07/25/2018

          Statewide Vision Low Incidence Specialist

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

                                                                                          

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

          Baltimore, MD

          07/24/2018

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

           

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

          Greensboro, NC

          07/13/2018

          PRINCIPAL

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

          Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

          07/10/2018

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

          Charlevoix, MI

          07/09/2018

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

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

          Aberdeen, SD

          07/05/2018

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

          Richardson, TX

          07/02/2018

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

          Multiple Locations

          06/26/2018

          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

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

          01/25/2018

          Orientation and Mobility Specialist / Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

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

          Educational Requirements:

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

          Qualifications:

          Bi-lingual Spanish-English preferred

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

          01/12/2018

          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

          11/16/2017

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

          35 West Mariana Avenue, North Fort Myers, FL 33903

          10/30/2017

          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 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

          04/11/2017

          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

          04/07/2017

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

          Spring Valley, NY