Job Posting

Job Opening Information Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI)

Application Deadline
6/30/2021

Position Title
Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI)
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Job Description

This position will:

  • Collaborate with educators and therapists on multi-disciplinary teams regarding recommendations and modifications
  • Communicate with families on a regular basis
  •  Work with school and community organizations; CSE, Commission for the Blind, vendors, resource agencies, etc.
  • Communicating with eye doctors and offices to monitor vision
  • Instruct students in Braille Code
  • Create meaningful content and experiences for children with multiple disabilities including cortical vision impairment or other conditions
  • Perform Functional Vision Evaluations and Learning Media Assessments
  • Maintain knowledge of available technology to use and teach students 
  • Have the knowledge and ability to learn and teach life specific skills from the Expanded Core Curriculum for students with vision impairments
  • Perform duties, as assigned

This is a tenure track position

Job Qualifications

Candidate must have current NYS certification in Blind and Partially Sighted.  Orientation and Mobility certification is preferred.

 

Position requires the ability to travel between W-FL BOCES sites and component districts (Valid NY State Driver’s License)

Application Procedure

Please go to W-FL BOCES Job Opportunities at www.wflboces.org.  Click on the green "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the posting to complete the online application.

Job Category
Certified
Job Location
BOCES as assigned

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