Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) | Telehealth | Illinois School District
Virtual Opening for Teacher for the Visually Impaired
Position: Teacher for the Visually Impaired (Work From Home)
Location: Remote/Work From Home
Type: Independent Contract
Duration: ASAP - 06/03/2024
Leading educational organization VocoVision is committed to giving students with visual impairments outstanding learning opportunities. For each student under our care, we are dedicated to fostering academic excellence, independence, and inclusivity.
Responsibilities: You will be essential in enabling our visually impaired pupils to realize their full potential as a Teacher for the Visually Impaired. Among your duties will be:
- 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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