Teacher for the Visually Impaired (TVI) Role Open (Virtual Contract) | California School District
Job Opportunity: Virtual Teacher for the Visually Impaired
Position: Teacher for the Visually Impaired (Work From Home)
Location: California School District (must have licensure/certification)
Type: Independent Contract
Duration: ASAP - 05/24/2024
VocoVision is a leading educational institution dedicated to providing exceptional learning experiences for students with visual impairments. We are committed to promoting inclusivity, independence, and academic excellence for every student in our care.
Responsibilities: As a Teacher for the Visually Impaired, you will play a vital role in empowering our students to reach their full potential. Your responsibilities will include:
- Developing and implementing individualized education plans (IEPs) tailored to the unique needs of each visually impaired student.
- Providing direct and specialized instruction in various subjects, adapting materials and methods to accommodate visual impairments.
- Utilizing assistive technologies and tools to enhance learning experiences and accessibility.
- Collaborating with classroom teachers, therapists, and parents/guardians to ensure a cohesive and holistic approach to education.
- Conducting assessments and progress monitoring to track students' academic and developmental growth.
- Creating a positive and inclusive classroom environment that promotes active participation and engagement.
Qualifications: We are seeking a dedicated and empathetic individual who possesses:
- A Bachelor's or Master's degree in Education, Special Education, or a related field.
- Certification in Teaching for the Visually Impaired (TVI) or willingness to obtain certification.
- Experience working with students who are visually impaired or blind, and a solid understanding of their unique learning needs.
- Familiarity with braille and other tactile learning methods.
- Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with a multidisciplinary team.
Must have valid license
At least two years of school/pediatric experience
Home computer with high internet speed
Must be tech savvy (we do have onboarding sessions for the software!)
Must provide your own liability insurance and be comfortable with being an independent contractor
VocoVision is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. Join us in shaping a brighter future for visually impaired students! Apply today and be a part of our dedicated team.
Kane Fuata VocoVision, (904) 337-3617, [email protected]
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