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Improving Education for Individuals with Visual Impairments.

Part-time TVI or COMS

SEEM Collaborative is an educational collaborative north of Boston servicing 10 member districts and some non-member districts.  The Vision Department is looking for a part-time itinerant Teacher of the Visually Impaired and/or Orientation and Mobility Specialist to join their small, well-established vision education department.  Responsibilities include direct service to visually impaired school aged students (3-22) in the school and/or community setting as well as provide consultative vision services to their teachers/professionals and parents in the community.  Some of the children may have multiple disabilities.  
The TVI/COMS is required to travel to service students in their public school setting or agreed upon community setting for orientation and mobility services and is responsible for scheduling and maintaining communications among team members in numerous agencies and school districts including completing all paperwork associated with evaluations, contract service, reports, and billing. 
Schedule: Part-time
Apply under our human resource link at http://www.seemcollaborative.org
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
About SEEM Collaborative
Since 1968, SEEM has served the students, parents, educators, and specialists in our member districts by:

  • Providing quality-driven, affordable educational programs and services to school-aged students whose needs are so unique that local special education teams have determined their needs cannot be met by local school districts;
  • Helping each student achieve his or her personal, vocational, and/or educational goals;
  • Assisting students and families through their transitions from school to life;
  • Educating practitioners and parents through training programs and professional development activities that are at the forefront of research-based best practices;
  • Providing on-site consultations, demonstrating best practices, and remaining available to ensure transfer of knowledge to the local instructional team;
  • Working toward a future in which all students are seen as equally valuable, where all students can learn, and where all students benefit when they are educated together.

 

Qualifications: 
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Bachelor degree required
  • Master's degree preferred 
  • Massachusetts DESE Certification as Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments
  • ACVREP certification
  • Competence in UEB and assistive technology required.
  • Experience with CVI preferred.
  • Preference may be given to dual certified as a TVI and COMS.
  • Ability to travel between schools for itinerant services.
  • Citizenship, residency or work visa required
Location
City: 
Stoneham
State: 
Massachusetts
Category: 
Orientation and Mobility Specialist
Category: 
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Contact Information
Name: 
Amy Maxwell
Organization: 
SEEM Collaborative
Email: 
amaxwell@seemcollaborative.org
Resumes should be sent to address specified in the job description.: 
No
Phone: 
781-279-1361
Created: 
Wed, 2018-07-25
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