ACVREP Employer Job Postings

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Job Description
Location
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12/06/2021

We are looking for a Vision Rehabilitation Therapists Assistant (VRTA)!  Part-time to full-time positions! Paid time off for full time and part time staff! VRTA is a professional in training! You may work part-time or full-time while working on your certification to become a certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist Assistant!  You would be assigned a territory in the State of Maine and service that area. 75% travel is required for this job! If you are unable to drive, don't let that deter you! We will find you a Driver! Mileage is reimbursed at the State rate.

Come join a great team with a great mission!

Pay $17 per hour!

Portland, ME; Augusta, ME; Bangor, ME

12/06/2021

We are looking for Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapists.  Full-time positions, great benefits, $45,000-$65,000 depending on experience! You would be assigned a territory in the State of Maine and service that area. 75% travel is required for this job! If you are unable to drive, don't let that deter you! We will find you a Driver! Mileage is reimbursed at the State rate.

Come join a great team with a great mission!

Portland, ME; Augusta, ME; Bangor, ME

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)

12/02/2021

Specialist, Low Vision

Enable individuals living with vision loss to improve functional use of remaining vision. Provides instruction and guidance in compensatory low vision strategies, equipment and assistive technology. 

 

Toronto, ON

11/30/2021

Specialist, Assistive Technology

In covering a broad range of duties and responsibilities this position assesses, recommends, and demonstrates assistive technology hardware and software for people with vision loss, helps develop, implement and instruct in assistive software training.  This position also participates in education and awareness activities.  

Ottawa, ON

11/25/2021

Specialist, Low Vision

In covering a broad range of duties, this position performs Functional Low Vision Assessments, which include education regarding vision related topics; training in the use of low vision devices; and instruction on how to maximize residual vision.

Sydney, Nova Scotia

11/25/2021

Specialist, Independent Living Skills / Specialist, Orientation & Mobility

In this dual role position, you will cover a broad range of duties and responsibilities include providing instruction and guidance in compensatory independent living skills, and assistive technology, enabling individuals living with vision loss to independently carry out daily activities.  As an Orientation and Mobility specialist you will be instructing individuals with vision loss on orientation and mobility travel skills and techniques. 

 

Halifax, NS

11/23/2021

Assistive Technology Training Specialist 

Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CABVI)

Utica, NY

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

Assistive Technology Training Specialist 

Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CABVI)

Syracuse, 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

11/16/2021

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

11/12/2021

Vision Rehabilitation Specialist Assistant
 
Are you a current Master's student in Rehabilitation teaching looking for a way to earn internship hours, be paid a competitive hourly wage, and have a great experience? Do you want to work with the nicest group of colleagues in Cleveland? If this describes you, read on and join us at Cleveland Sight Center!

Cleveland, OH

11/12/2021

The Lighthouse of Broward in beautiful, sunny Fort Lauderdale, FL is seeking an Early Intervention Specialist to travel to our youngest clients to provide direct and/or consultative special education services relating to vision loss. Services for infants may be provided in the infants' homes or child care settings. The students range in age from birth through age 6 and may have only a visual impairment or additional disabilities. The cognitive levels of the students range from severely impaired to gifted and talented.

Fort Lauderdale, FL

11/08/2021

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

11/08/2021

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

11/08/2021

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

11/08/2021

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 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

11/04/2021

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

Kingston, ON

11/03/2021

Certified Orientation & 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.

Leader Dogs for the Blind in Rochester Hills, Michigan

10/28/2021

Come join us in Colorado!

We are seeking an O&M Instructor for the Pueblo and southern Colorado region. 

For more information and to apply, visit the State of Colorado job site: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colorado/jobs/3264056/om-vrt-instructor-pueblo

Pueblo, CO

10/28/2021

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

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

10/19/2021

 

Second Sense is seeking a vision rehabilitation instructor to focus on providing assistive technology training, teaching our clients ways they can incorporate technology into their daily lives. You will join our team of 3 vision rehabilitation professionals, who are all certified in their field.  If you have a passion for teaching new skills and helping clients achieve their goals, this could be the right position for you.  Our clients are adults, some seeking training for school or work and others seeking training to improve their independence. Training is center-based in downtown Chicago, with some local travel.

Chicago, Illinois

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

10/15/2021

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 Central region and metro-west areas in Massachusetts.  

Worcester, MA

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

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

 

Charleston, South Carolina

10/12/2021

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.  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

10/12/2021

The Runestone Area Education District is seeking a full-time or part-time Orientation and Mobility Specialist.  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 MN

10/08/2021

Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapists 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

10/08/2021

Evaluate and provide instruction in one or more of the following areas to persons who are blind or vision impaired: activities of daily living, communications skills, household arts skills, sensory training, leisure time instruction, household mechanics, keyboarding, handwriting, audio device instruction, spoken communications, introduction to computers, Braille, labeling skills, and pre-cane mobility skills.

Pittsburgh, PA

10/08/2021

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Orientation and Mobility (O&M) 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

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)

10/05/2021

Specialist, Low Vision

Enable individuals living with vision loss to improve functional use of remaining vision. Provides instruction and guidance in compensatory low vision strategies, equipment and assistive technology. 

Toronto, ON

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

09/24/2021

Assistive Technology Specialist

Denver, CO

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

09/17/2021

The Orientation and Mobility (O&M) specialist provides functional 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. 

New Westminster, BC

09/13/2021

TVI or TVI/COMS full-time position-183 day or a TVI contractor

Las Cruces, NM

09/02/2021

The Sherlock Center on Disabilities at Rhode Island College invites applications for the full-time position of Orientation and Mobility Specialist. This is a grant-funded position, renewable, contingent upon funding.  (180 days school year position).

The individual will provide specialized and sequential instruction to school aged students with visual impairments that promotes purposeful movement through familiar/unfamiliar environments safely and efficiently.

The Rhode Island Vision Education and Services Program (RIVESP), administered by the Sherlock Center at Rhode Island College, is a comprehensive program that provides teaching and consultation services to children who are blind or visually impaired, their families and educational staff within the school environment. The array of services available includes Orientation and Mobility, and the instruction of specific compensatory skills.

Rhode Island College is a regional comprehensive public college th

Rhode Island

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

08/25/2021

The Itinerant Rehabilitation Teacher/Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist (IRT/COMS) will travel throughout a wide geographic area offering independent living skills instruction to adults who are blind or visually impaired, as well as assist individuals to achieve maximum independence through Orientation and Mobility instruction 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 IRT/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

08/25/2021

The Orientation and Mobility Specialist prepares individuals with visual impairments to travel independently.  The O & M Specialist will assist individuals to achieve maximum independence through instruction in safe, independent, and efficient travel in both familiar and unfamiliar environments.    

Indianapolis, IN

08/18/2021

Specialist, Independent Living Skills

In covering a broad range of duties and responsibilities include providing instruction and guidance in compensatory independent living skills, and assistive technology, enabling individuals living with vision loss to independently carry out daily activities. 

Either Kelowna or Prince George, BC Canada

08/18/2021

Orientation & Mobility Skills Coach
Summary: Assist participants with disabilities in achieving their self-identified Independent Living (IL) goals, primarily focused on travel.
Supervisor: Associate Director
FSLA Status: Non-Exempt; on call/as needed

Tucson, AZ

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

08/11/2021

The Adaptive Technology Instructor will evaluate and train consumers in the use of adaptive technology and the use of electronic equipment, such as computers and note-taking devices.
 

Kansas City, MO

08/10/2021

The Orientation and Mobility Specialist performs evaluations and teaches adaptive techniques for independent travel and the use of equipment for written language skills, including Braille. May provide academic remediation, oral language skills, adaptive technology and customer service skill training.

Kansas City, MO

08/10/2021

The Braille and Academic Skills Instructor performs evaluations, teaches adaptive techniques, and uses equipment specific to academic skills.  Adaptive equipment may include, but is not limited to, talking devices such as calculators and dictionaries, tactilely marked devices such as tape recorders, simple templates for hand writing, and magnifiers and other low vision aids.  Adaptive techniques may include the use of Braille.  Instructor may have to perform academic remediation, oral language skills, and customer service skills.

Kansas City, MO

08/09/2021

Teacher of the Visually Impaired OR Teacher of the Visually Impaired/Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist 

Las Cruces, NM

08/05/2021

Packer - Plastics / Must be Legally Visually Impaired
Manufacturing & Facilities
(Alphapointe - Main Campus)

Two Shifts

  • 2nd Shift - 3:PM to 11:PM CST. Monday thru Friday (occasional Saturdays)
  • 3rd Shift - 11:PM to 7:PM CST. Monday thru Friday (occasional Saturdays)

Essential Functions • Follow instructions on where to put printing labels on the boxes. • Stack the correct number of boxes on each pallet. • Be able to do packaging on production line. • Maintain speed to keep up with the machine. Knowledge and Skill Requirements: • Training will be provided by Alphapointe staff. Working Conditions: • Persons working on packaging jobs should be able to pick up to fifty pounds. • Persons working on packaging jobs should be able to stand for up to eight hours.

7501 Prospect Ave., Kansas City, MO. 64132

08/05/2021

Teleservices Representative- in office / (Not Remote at this time)
Contact Center Services
(Alphapointe - Main Campus)  Hours - Monday to Thursday / 3:PM to 7:PM   Friday is Noon to 4:PM / some Saturdays
A Teleservices Representative is responsible for creating great conversations with others on behalf of our clients and returning critical response data for our clients who are businesses, colleges and universities across the nation. Successful team members deliver enthusiasm, listening skills, sincerity and high levels of data and call quality. Essential Functions: • Contact and conduct successful conversations with individuals and businesses on behalf of our clients. • Utilize Call Center Agent Software o Log into agent o Log into the queue o Answer calls clearly o Maneuver through calls smoothly o Fill in every text box by entering accurate data o Disposition the call appropriately according to the client's response Additional Functions:

7501 Prospect Ave., Kansas City, MO. 64132

08/04/2021

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

Beverly, MA

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

08/02/2021

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

07/30/2021

Tallahassee Wants You! 

LBB is seeking a COMS.

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

Tallahassee, FL

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

07/23/2021

 

The Carroll Center for the Blind has Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist opportunities, full-time in Rehabilitation Services ($1000 SIGNING BONUS) and per diem hours are available in Community Services.  Our COMS support the needs of teens and adults who are blind and visually impaired as well as complete evaluations and provide recommendations for O&M Services, provide direct, individual instruction to clients aged 3 to 90.  Check out our website at www.carroll.org.

 

 

 

Rehab position is in Newton, Community position involves travel.

07/23/2021

The Carroll for the Blind seeks a dynamic Assistive Technology Instructor to teach low vision and blind consumers, as well as those who work with them, to use mainstream technology with assistive technology for employment and/or educational purposes. The Assistive Technology Instructor works with consumers and referral agencies to determine the most appropriate computer access product(s) and training goals. Incumbents will perform direct instruction on computers, devices and applications and tablets and cellphones; provide assistive technology assessments, generate training and assessment reports; respond to questions submitted to Carroll Center for the Blind (CCB) Computer Training Alumni Google Group and perform other duties as assigned.

Newton, MA

07/17/2021

World Services for the Blind was founded in 1947 is seeking a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist to join our Team.  Our instructor of thirty years is retiring due to health concerns.  While this will leave a huge gap in our WSB family, it is a wonderful opportunity for an O&M instructor who is interested in working with a diverse population of students from all over the world.  

Centrally located in the Little Rock Arkansas, the area offers a wonderful place with low cost of living.  

Please check out our website at:  https://www.wsblind.org

If you are interested please contact Sharon Giovinazzo, CEO at 501-766-6754 (cell) or email resume at sgiovinazzo@wsblind.org

Little Rock, Arknansas

07/16/2021

The Lighthouse of Broward is seeking a full time CVRT to provide instruction to clients in core areas of rehabilitation teaching for persons who are blind or visually impaired.  

Fort Lauderdale, FL

07/16/2021

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

Fort Lauderdale, FL

07/15/2021

Are you a Vision Rehabilitation Therapist wanting to put your experience to work with at the nicest place to work in Northeastern Ohio? Would you love to be able to focus on client care and make a difference in your community?  If you have your ACVREP Certification (or are working on it), and amazing communication skills, keep reading and join the Cleveland Sight Center! 
 
The successful candidate will provide rehabilitation in daily living and/or adaptive communication skills and/or functional low vision, and/or computer skill assessments to persons who have visual impairment and/or multiple disabilities.

Click here to apply now! https://jobapply.page.link/Dr9n

Cleveland, OH

07/09/2021

The scope of the O&M position provides functional expertise for people who are blind and/or partially sighted often with complex health needs to maximize skills for optimal independence. It is the responsibility of the specialist to individualize goal plans through a collaborative process to include assessment, implementation and evaluation of the client in relation to enhancing safety and mobility.

his position provides expertise within the provision of vision rehabilitation services, using the EVRR (Electronic Vision Rehabilitation Record) application within a matrix reporting structure. The Specialist will utilize a systematic approach based on evidence and professional reasoning to enable clients to identify O&M goals to attain maximum independence through individual lessons or group settings.

Edmonton, Alberta

07/01/2021

Teleservices Representative - Must be Legally Visually Impaired, Will need to provide and eye report
Contact Center Services
(Alphapointe - Main Campus) Alphapointe provides preferential hiring for the legally visually impaired.
A Teleservices Representative is responsible for creating great conversations with others on behalf of our clients and returning critical response data for our clients who are businesses, colleges and universities across the nation. Successful team members deliver enthusiasm, listening skills, sincerity and high levels of data and call quality. Essential Functions: • Contact and conduct successful conversations with individuals and businesses on behalf of our clients. • Utilize Call Center Agent Software o Log into agent o Log into the queue o Answer calls clearly o Maneuver through calls smoothly o Fill in every text box by entering accurate data o Disposition the call appropriately according t

7501 Prospect Ave., Kansas City, MO. 64132

07/01/2021

Packer - Plastics / Must be Legally Visually Impaired.  Eye Report is Required
Manufacturing & Facilities
(Alphapointe - Main Campus) (Alphapointe supports blind individual; providing preferential hiring)
Essential Functions • Follow instructions on where to put printing labels on the boxes. • Stack the correct number of boxes on each pallet. • Be able to do packaging on production line. • Maintain speed to keep up with the machine. Knowledge and Skill Requirements: • Training will be provided by Alphapointe staff. Working Conditions: • Persons working on packaging jobs should be able to pick up to fifty pounds. • Persons working on packaging jobs should be able to stand for up to eight hours. Alphapointe is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Vet

7501 Prospect Ave., Kansas City, MO. 64132

07/01/2021

ALPHAPOINTE
Job Description - Must be Legally Visually Impaired, Must Provide Eye Report
Job Title: Contract Closeout Specialist EEO Code: 3
Reports To: CMS Site Supervisor FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Job Summary: The Contract Closeout Specialist is responsible for initiating
(automated or manual) administrative closeout of the contract after receiving
evidence of its physical completion.
Essential Functions: Reviews termination notices for extent of action (partial complete) and for special
conditions or instructions, e.g. shipment of Government-furnished materials. Analyzes the contract and related documentation, e.g. unsettled engineering or value
engineering change proposals, payment provisions, contract status and other provisions
and establishes the contract price of items terminated. Recommends the release of estimated excess funds. Acts on contractor’s request for submitting proposals on a

7501 Prospect Ave., Kansas City, MO. 64132

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

Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired has an opening for a full-time Library Assistant II. This is a calendar year position (work during the summer) located on the Iowa School for the Deaf campus in Council Bluffs, IA. The position is responsible for circulating specialized educational materials statewide for students who are blind and visually impaired.

Council Bluffs, IA

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

06/23/2021

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR FOR MCDOWELL CENTER FOR THE BLIND

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide evaluation and training to blind and visually impaired consumers in Assistive Technology including, but not limited to JAWS, Zoom text, smart phones, adaptive devices and keyboarding. Provide Instruction on using Microsoft Suite, Google Suite and various virtual training/meeting platforms such as Zoom and Google Meets.
Charles McDowell Center, Louisville KY

06/23/2021

Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired is seeking applicants for a new full-time, year-round position: Educational Technology Specialist. In this role, the Educational Technology Specialist provides leadership in the development of strategic approaches to integrate technology into teacher instruction based on current best practices, emerging research and innovation. Creates, facilitates, and delivers high quality professional development to teaching staff in the use of technology (hardware and software) to support teaching.  Identifies appropriate technology – especially educational technology - for all types of professional and classroom needs.  Collaborates with agency administrators, staff, and outside partners to determine new technology needs.

Iowa

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

We are seeking a part time Voc Rehab Program Instructor I to teach a specific skilled trade or an academic subject in a classroom setting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Instruct blind/visually impaired students on various blindness skills including Braille, Home Management, Assistive Technology and other similar areas that the student will need to reach employment and live independently.
  • Provide virtual engagement opportunities for blind/visually impaired community members. Provide instruction virtually and/or in-person as a substitute when lead instructors take leave to ensure student's schedules are not disrupted. Instruct in areas virtually if lead instructor's schedules become full and students remain on the wait list.
  • Document work with students and the program through monthly reports and maintains program files. Works with an inter-disciplinary team to provide the services students need to live independently and gain employment.
  • Pa
Remote/Charles McDowell Center

06/22/2021

Birch Agency provides Visually Impaired Services to public, private and charter schools throughout the country.

Cahokia, IL

06/22/2021

Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Pensacola, FL

06/22/2021

Orientation and Mobility Specialist 

Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CABVI)

Utica, NY

06/22/2021

Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Pensacola, FL

06/22/2021

Birch Agency provides Teachers of the Visually Impaired and Orientation and Mobility Specialists to public, private and charter schools throughout the country.  

Lansing, MI

06/18/2021

Accomodations Manager

Purpose:

This position ensures that employees and service recipients have the accessible equipment, tools, technology, and software, to fully participate in work activities, classes, and program services. It provides solutions to make physical environments accessible. It is responsible for maintaining a plan of continuous improvement for digital and physical environment accessibility.

Seattle, WA

06/18/2021

ORIENTATION & MOBILITY SPECIALIST/REHAB TEACHING - INDEPENDENT LIVING PROGRAM

The purpose of this position is to provide training in daily living/adaptive communication techniques, education/consultation, safe travel training and information & referral to community members who have low vision. The O&M Instructor works collaboratively with coworkers on the team, and with community partners to ensure clients 24 years old and above receive comprehensive adaptive skills training to help individuals achieve their goals for independence.

 

Seattle, WA

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

06/09/2021

The transition from high school to young adulthood is challenging, particularly for blind and visually impaired young adults who face significant barriers to employment. According to recent Bureau of Labor Statistics data, only 38% of working age individuals (age 16-64) with vision loss are employed, while the employment rate among their non-disabled peers is over 75%. 

Career Launch @ Perkins is ON A MISSION to change these statistics, shift attitudes among employers, and equip young adults who are visually impaired with skills and practical support that puts them on the path to success. We prepare young adults for in-demand roles across industries that require skills in customer service, support and interaction. Our virtual program features 2 months of training, job placement support, and one year of job coaching. 

We are looking for someone for a three month temporary/remote assignment. 

Remote

06/07/2021

Due to the rapid, continued growth at our agency, and within our programs, we are searching for a qualified professional who can oversee our Transition program.

TRANSITION COORDINATOR

Job Status: Full Time

 FLSA Status: Exempt

 Reports To: Director of Children’s Programs

Work Schedule: 40 hours a week; times may vary; weekends and evenings may be required

 Position Summary:  Manage the transition program curriculum, referrals, intakes, and counseling for high school age students (ages 14-24).

2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Suite 211, Naples, FL 34104

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

We have a part-time job opportunity for a Teacher of the Visually Impaired.  This position is in a school setting and the employee would provide services to elementary and middle school students.  This position is located in the Dayton, OH area.  However, we have additional needs for Teachers of the Visually Impaired and Orientation and Mobility Specialists throughout the United States.  We can offer paid housing and relocation assistance.  If you are interested in a position in another location, please email your resume to jconrad@birchagency.com.

Dayton, OH

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

04/28/2021

Seeking applicants for Itinerant Teacher of the Visually Impaired position in Sioux City, IA serving students within the Northwest AEA service region. 

Sioux City, Iowa

04/28/2021

Seeking applicants for Itinerant Teacher of the Visually Impaired position in Dubuque, IA serving students within the Keystone AEA service region.. 

Dubuque, Iowa

04/26/2021

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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

Teacher of the Blind/Visually Impaired

East Moline, Illinois

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

04/14/2021

 

Mat-Su Outreach Coordinator/Low Vision Specialist

The Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired (ACBVI) is looking for a Regular Outreach Coordinator/Low Vision Therapist to identify Mat-Su Valley residents who are blind/low vision to provide access to vision rehabilitation services to improve their overall health, well-being, and quality of life.  The Outreach Coordinator/Low Vision Therapist will work from home, traveling throughout the Mat-Su Valley area making presentations to community and other groups, developing and maintaining relationships with eye doctors, senior providers, local businesses, organizations and others in a position to refer prospective clients to ACBVI or providing support for ACBVI’s programs.  In addition, the Outreach Coordinator/Low Vision Therapist will provide intake and referral support to clients, schedule and coordinate services, and provide for peer networking, social opportunities and home visits.

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Anchorage Alaska

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

04/01/2021

Low Vision Services Consultant/Teacher of the Visually Impaired

New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, Outreach Services Department, is currently recruiting for the position of Low Vision Services Consultant and Teacher of the Visually Impaired. The Low Vision Services Consultant will be responsible for organizing and managing the NMSBVI-Access to Learning Low Vision Clinics throughout the state of New Mexico.  As a provider of low vision services this position requires the individual to make decisions regarding education programming for children with visual impairments. Therefore, it is necessary to have experience as a Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments. This position requires travel, assessment, consultation services, and some direct service to students with visual impairments in their community and home schools. CLVT Preferred.

1900 N. White Sands Blvd. Alamogordo, NM 88310 - statewide

04/01/2021

Outreach Itinerant/Mentorship Support Services

New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Outreach Services Division is currently recruiting for an experienced Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments. This individual will provide mentoring opportunities to interns in the personnel preparation program as well as teachers newly hired to the state. Will act as a liaison between NMSBVI and school districts and as a resource to school districts that are establishing vision departments.  Duties will also include student assessment, support to districts in developing and participating in IEP meetings, case load evaluations, and training. Required to travel within the state.  Licensure as a TSVI is required.  Mentorship Support Services also provides training, resources, consultation and support to TSVIs in school districts throughout the state of New Mexico. 

1900 N. White Sands Blvd. Alamogordo, NM 88310 - statewide

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:  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

03/17/2021

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

03/15/2021

Position opening to provide itinerate services for adults and children (birth to 3) who are visually impaired or blind.  Services include orientation and mobility evaluation/training, assistive technology evaluation/training, and low vision evaluation/training. These services are typically provided in the individual’s home/community.  Certification for Assistive Technology Instructional Specialist (CATIS) is preferred, but not required.

Jackson, TN

03/12/2021

The primary role of the ATS is to provide assessment, training, support, installation and configuration services for customers with both significant vision and hearing loss who are seeking assistance with long distance communication.  Work will be performed both independently and as a member of the AT Services team.

 Job Duties:

  • Perform assessments with iCanConnect consumers to determine client’s current skill level regarding their AT and computer acumen and what technologies and training will facilitate their long-distance communication goals
  • Document the results of these assessments to established guidelines including recommendations for specific equipment and training
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot and train on a variety of AT and telecommunications products including screen reading, screen magnification and other technologies on PCs, Macs and smart devices
  • Create training outlines and accessible referenc
Washington DC Metro Area

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

03/09/2021

Instructor for the Visually Impaired 

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

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

Bakersfield and Fresno, CA

03/09/2021

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

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

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

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

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

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

02/17/2021

Blind/Low Vision Life Skills Coach:  Assist participants who are blind or have low vision in achieving  their self-identified Independent Living (IL) goals by providing peer mentoring and teaching independent living skills. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:  (with or without reasonable accommodations) 

  • Assist blind or low-vision participants in determining their service needs,  establishing IL goals, and formulating IL plans 
  • Organize, plan, and provide direct individual and/or group independent living  skills training instruction to blind or low-vision participants
  • Provide individual and/or group peer support sessions to participants with  visual disabilities 
  • Monitor participant progress and revise materials and instruction to meet  individual participant needs 
  • Maintain documentation consistent with the Center’s policies and procedures and&nbs
Tucson, Arizona

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

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

01/20/2021

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

01/05/2021

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

09/04/2020

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

09/02/2020

The Vision Institute of South Carolina, a growing non-profit organization that promotes the achievement and independence of people who are visually impaired or blind, has an opening for a Full Time Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist for the 2020-21 school year.

Columbia, SC

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

06/10/2020

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

Tulsa, Oklahoma

06/05/2020

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

Leesburg, FL

05/29/2020

ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SUPERVISOR

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

Baltimore, MD

05/06/2020

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

Minnesota

05/06/2020

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

Location: WCSEC-ITINERANT

Grade From: Kindergarten

Grade To: Twelfth 

Brookfield, WI

05/06/2020

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

North Carolina

05/05/2020

Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT) - Aroostook County, Maine

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

Agency:  The Iris Network, 189 Park Avenue, Portland, ME.  www.theiris.org

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

Presque Isle, Maine

05/05/2020

Assistive Technology Specialist

Position: Assistive Technology Specialist; working in Portland, Maine; full-time, with benefits.

Agency: The Iris Network, 189 Park Avenue, Portland, ME. www.theiris.org

The Iris Network, a community-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission of helping people who are visually impaired or blind to attain independence and community integration, seeks an Assistive Technology Specialist to teach access technology to adults and transition-age youth who are visually impaired or blind on an individual basis or in small groups in The Iris Network Rehab Center or in the community, as needed.

189 Park Avenue, Portland ME 04102

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

02/21/2020

We currently are seeking an Orientation & Mobility Specialist at our Riverside Neighborhood located at 6974 Brockton Ave., Riverside, 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.

6974 Brockton Ave., Riverside, CA

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

01/30/2020

Since 1893, Helen Keller Services (HKS) has been committed to improving the lives of individuals who are blind, visually impaired or have combined hearing and vision loss. HKS is comprised of Helen Keller Services for the Blind, a regional division serving the New York City/Long Island area, and the Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youth and Adults, a national division headquartered in Sands Point, New York, with a network of regional offices that extends HKS’ reach across the United States.

We currently have an exciting career opportunity available to join the HKS team as Vision Rehabilitation Therapist and Orientation and Mobility Specialist (VRT/O&M) in Brooklyn, NY. This position is responsible for the execution of HKSB’s Mission, goals and objectives through demonstration and instruction to people with visual impairments to teach them to travel independently and to teach them independent living skills to enable them to live independently at home

Brooklyn NY

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

12/13/2019

Vision Services Program Director

 About the Position…

 The Vision Services Program Director plans, directs, coordinates and administers a comprehensive program of vision services which is performed through managerial, professional, and support personnel engaged in the performance of the stated responsibilities.  Provides leadership to, and exercises delegated authority for, the management and direction of assigned staff.  Makes assignments to staff usually in terms of function to be performed.  Anticipates major problems and provides guidance to eliminate or minimize their effect on the programs.  Provides advice and interpretation of policy and procedural guidelines.  Controls work results through staff meetings, conferences, technical reports and program reviews.

Cincinnati, OH

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

11/19/2019

Orientation and Mobility Specialist - teaches visually impaired students those skills which will enable them to enter any environment, familiar or unfamiliar, and function safely, efficiently, gracefully and independently.

York, Adams and Franklin Counties, Pennsylvania

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

Lighthouse Louisiana envisions a world where all people are able to reach their full potential. Our mission is to empower individuals with disabilities through services, employment, and advocacy. One of the ways we meet this vision is by acting as a demonstration center of the capabilities of people with disabilities through our work on federal AbilityOne service and manufacturing contracts. We have a current job opening for an experienced federal sales representative to represent our product and service line to federal customers.

Telecommute

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

10/02/2019

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST WITH LOW VISION SPECIALTY

The purpose of this position is to provide support and training so that clients can achieve maximum function and satisfaction related to vision rehabilitation.  

Seattle, WA

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

08/02/2019

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. 

New Orleans, Louisiana

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

 

Watertown, MA

07/25/2019

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

Watertown, MA

07/23/2019

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

New Orleans, Louisiana

07/02/2019

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

Reports to: Senior Practice Leader in Assistive Technology

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

Headquartered in Winnetka, Illinois - Can Work Remotely

06/24/2019

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

Morton, PA

06/24/2019

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

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

 

Binghamton, NY

06/24/2019

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

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

 

 

Binghamton, NY

05/28/2019

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

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

 Responsibilities to Fulfilling the Vision Forward Mission:

·       Promote the dignity of

Milwaukee, WI

04/23/2019

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

Norfolk

04/16/2019

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

Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS

04/04/2019

The 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

03/12/2019

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

SC Upstate

03/01/2019

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

01/03/2019

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

Charleston, South Carolina

12/18/2018

Teacher of the Visually Impaired (part-time)

Largo, FL

11/16/2018

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

 

Wrentham, MA

11/10/2018

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

Pacific Grove, CA

11/05/2018

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

Tucson, AZ

11/05/2018

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

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.

Yuma, Arizona

10/19/2018

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

Vero Beach, FL

10/11/2018

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

Cullman, AL

10/10/2018

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

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

Pacific Grove, CA

10/03/2018

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

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

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

New Orleans, LA

10/03/2018

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

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

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

New Orleans, LA

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

09/05/2018

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

 

Fort Wayne, Indiana

08/24/2018

Certified Low Vision Therapist

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

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

Southern College of O

1245 Madison, Memphis, TN 38014

08/22/2018

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

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

Will to consider someone temp to hire or direct hire.

Salary would be $60-70k

Must be Certified

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

 

Jersey City , NJ

08/21/2018

Qualifications

• Michigan Special Education Teacher Certification (SK)

• Must have or be eligible for Teacher Consultant Approval

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

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

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

Job Description

• Demonstrate knowledge of assessment techniques

• Knowledge and skills to implement local curriculum

• Demonstrate classroom management skills

• Demonstrate research based instructional techniques

• Knowledge and skills to implement the Common Core

• Knowledge and skills in technology

• Ability to complete records in a timely manner

• Possess skills to communicate to all memb

Lincoln Park Public Schools

08/10/2018

The 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

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

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

07/31/2018

Manager Elder Blind Grant - Gainesville:

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

Gainesville, Florida

07/27/2018

ACVREP certification a must

BA or Master's 

Experience with students with disabilities preferred

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

This position has an extended school year program.

 

Jersey City, New Jersey

07/25/2018

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

Statewide Vision Low Incidence Specialist

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

                                                                                

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

Baltimore, MD

07/25/2018

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

07/24/2018

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

06/13/2018

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

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

Mississippi State, MS

06/12/2018

Instructor of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Gooding, ID

05/23/2018

Teacher for the Visually Impaired

Santa Fe, NM

05/22/2018

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

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

 

500 Greenwich NY NY 10013

05/18/2018

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

Charlotte suburbs: Rock Hill, Fort Mill, surrounding areas

05/17/2018

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

05/07/2018

$2000 SIGNING BONUS

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

New Orleans, Louisiana

04/23/2018

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

Florence, SC

04/10/2018

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

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

Cleveland, OH

04/09/2018

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

Various Sites, Mesa, AZ

03/27/2018

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

Wichita, KS

03/23/2018

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

423 17th Ave SE, Aberdeen, SD 57401

03/14/2018

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

Urbana, IL and surrounding areas

03/08/2018

POSITION:                          O & M Specialist

AGENCY:                            Center for the Visually Impaired

                  

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

Daytona Beach, Florida

02/22/2018

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

Mobile, AL

02/21/2018

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

Kalamazoo, MI

02/12/2018

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

Colorado Springs, CO

02/07/2018

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

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

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

Location King County - Seattle - Other, WA

02/06/2018

Youth Service Vision Specialist

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

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

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

Cincinnati, OH

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

01/25/2018

Orientation and Mobility Specialist / Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

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

Educational Requirements:

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

Qualifications:

Bi-lingual Spanish-English preferred

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

01/17/2018

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

Cincinnati, Ohio

01/12/2018

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

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

Savannah, Georgia USA

01/08/2018

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

Seattle, WA

12/15/2017

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

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

Yuma, Arizona

12/12/2017

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

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

PT, FT or consultant opportunities available.  

 

Washington, DC Metro Area

10/30/2017

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

 

Annapolis, MD

10/26/2017

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

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

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

Arlington, VA

10/03/2017

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

Atlanta, GA

10/03/2017

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

Algonquin, IL

09/26/2017

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

Phoenix, Arizona

09/22/2017

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

Closes October 4, 2017

Augusta, Maine

09/19/2017

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

County Wide

09/13/2017

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

San Mateo, CA

08/21/2017

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

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

Part time - 4 days per week

Southwestern Ontario (London, Kitcher or Owen Sound office)

08/08/2017

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

 

North Carolina

08/07/2017

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

Wilson, NC

08/07/2017

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

We may be what you’re looking for.

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

San Mateo

08/01/2017

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

Vancouver or Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada

07/25/2017

Teacher of the Visually Impaired

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

120 Meriam Road Concord MA

06/29/2017

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

Grey and Bruce County, Ontario, CA

06/24/2017

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

Greater New York

06/09/2017

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

Winston-Salem, NC

06/06/2017

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

Minneapolis, MN

05/25/2017

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

IN

05/24/2017

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

Contract Remote

05/17/2017

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

04/13/2017

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

Denver, CO

04/13/2017

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

Denver, CO

04/11/2017

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