Education requirements: Bachelor's degree in early childhood education, elementary education, or special education from an accredited institution. Master's Degree strongly preferred.
Experience requirements: Two (2) years’ related experience in teaching individuals who are blind/visually impaired preferred; however, recent graduates will be considered.
Required knowledge and skills: Knowledge of and experience in performing assessments appropriate for school-age children with visual impairments and/or multiple disabilities, knowledge of expanded core curriculum, skilled in the use of braille and assistive technology with individuals with a visual impairment, skilled in conducting Functional Vision Assessments and Literacy Media Assessments, strong computer skills, knowledgeable about child development , ability to work cooperatively with family and IEP team to enhance the skill development of the child.
Licensures and certifications: Certified teacher of the visually impaired. Must have valid driver’s license and auto insurance.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: TVI provides a comprehensive package including highly competitive pay (commensurate with experience), SIMPLE IRA with company match, holidays, paid time off, flexible scheduling, wellness program, office allowance and mileage reimbursement.