Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments
Calling all Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments!
Join our extensive professional team!
The Carroll Center for the Blind offers
$3,000 signing bonus for new TVI hires working 30-plus hours per week!
We seek qualified itinerant Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments (TVI) to conduct Functional Vision and Learning Media assessments, and to provide direct instruction, and consultation for students ages 3-21, including those with additional disabilities. Additionally, the Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments will prepare/obtain materials, and work with school-based teams in developing and implementing IEP’s. This is a 10 month position with the option to work summers. Full- and Part-time or per diem positions available. School sites located in the greater Boston area.
M.Ed. with current Massachusetts DESE licensure (or eligibility) in Visual Impairments is required though students in need of a supervised practicum experience will be considered based on the recommendation and approval of their university advisor. Strong organization, interpersonal and communication skills are a must, as is a working knowledge of current mainstream and adaptive technologies and resources for teaching both low vision and non-visual learners in general and special education environments.
The Carroll Center for the Blind empowers those who are blind and visually impaired to achieve independence and to lead a fulfilling life. The Carroll Center serves all ages by providing campus based rehabilitation, technology instruction, community orientation and mobility as well as itinerant education and mobility services to children.
We offer a generous benefits package that includes medical/dental coverage (70% employer paid), 3 weeks accrued vacation, 10 accrued sick days, 2 personal days, 10 holidays, flexible spending accounts, and up to a 3% employer matched 403(b) plan.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a resume, cover letter, and a completed application (found below) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Carroll Center for the Blind is a private, non-profit agency, located in Newton, Massachusetts, which serves persons of all ages and stages, who are blind or visually impaired.
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