Current Employment Opportunities at WSSB
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Current Employment Opportunities at Other State Agencies/Districts
Teacher of Visually Impaired/Orientation and Mobility Specialist – Open Until Filled
To apply, please visit our website at www.fpschools.org. Navigate to Departments/Human Resources/Job Openings.
The vision teacher/orientation and mobility specialist assesses, plans, organizes, and teaches vision compensatory skills and orientation and mobility to visually impaired students, and who may have multiple disabilities, ages 3-21, in the school and local community. Direct services, related services and supplementary aids and services are provided to students and school staff. Services are provided in multiple locations and requires that the employee to travel students’ assigned schools and community sites. Must work collaboratively with team members and demonstrate professionalism.
Franklin Pierce Schools
315 129th St S
Tacoma, WA 98444
Questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Edmonds School District – Lynnwood, Washington
This position supports the education of visually impaired students in mainstream classrooms. The Braillist adapts instructional materials prepared by classroom teachers to Braille or large print using manual or electronic Brailling equipment, employing appropriate Braille code; adapts illustrations, charts, graphs, and other non-textual information to tactile form for student use; transcribes student course work from Braille to text for review and evaluation by classroom teacher. This position also works with individual students on course work; tutors and monitors student progress; reviews student Braille assignments for corrections; communicates with teacher of visually impaired about student progress; provides instruction and assistance to students working with computer hardware and software designed or adapted for use by the visually impaired; and performs related duties as assigned.
$22 - $24 hourly / 30-hours per week (6-hours per day)
To apply, go to: http://www.edmonds.wednet.edu
Click on the heading for “Employment” and then the link for “Job Postings”; search for Paraeducator – Braillist
Rehabilitation Teacher/Orientation & Mobility Specialist (Rehabilitation Teacher 3) - Seattle
Department of Services for the Blind
The Tacoma Public Schools Program for the Visually Impaired currently has an open full-time position for a teacher. When fully staffed, our vision team consists of 5 teachers, one para-educator, and one full-time braillist. We invite all qualified and interested teachers of the visually impaired to apply and join our vision team in providing quality services to our visually impaired/blind students in Tacoma, Washington.
For further information, please contact either of the following:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Tacoma Public Schools
Assistant Director of Special Education
Tacoma Public Schools