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Improving Education for Individuals with Visual Impairments.

Teacher of the Visually Impaired or TVI/COMS

While living in a beautiful state with a great, supportive group of TVI's, you will work as a itinerant, full-time TVI responsible for vision assessments, braille instruction, assistive technology, consultation to schools, families and other service providers. You will provide direct instruction in the areas of the expanded core curriculum and in other skills related to working with children from birth through high school population with and without additional disabilities. For those who are dually certified as a TVI/COMS this would also include O&M lessons to children.
BONUSES:  
 $1,000 in moving expenses with receipts
 $2,000 bonus for staying through the second year
 $1,000 bonus for staying through the third year
 $450 annually toward professional development opportunities
 $175 annually toward professional dues
 Office space
 Laptop, iPad and printer are provided
 Mileage reimbursement
 Secretarial support
 Mentoring from peers and Director knowledgeable about blindness, monthly TVI meeting
 BC/BS, dental and other benefits
 Drivers provided for employees with visual impairments
 Possibility of this being a paid student teaching position will be considered
 Beautiful and safe state to live in!
Send your resume, 3 letters of reference, copy of certification(s) and transcripts to:
Stephanie Bissonette
Director of Children Services,
Teacher of the Visually Impaired and Orientation & Mobility Instructor for the
Vermont Association f/t Blind & VI
60 Kimball Ave.
South Burlington, VT 05403
800-639-5861 ext. 225
802-863-1481 (fax)
sbissonette@vabvi.org
 

Qualifications: 

Bachelor's or Master's Degree as a Teacher of the Visually Impaired.  The Vermont state teaching license can be acquired soon after employment.
 

Location
City: 
Rutland
State: 
Vermont
Category: 
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Contact Information
Name: 
Stephanie Bissonette
Organization: 
Vermont Association f/t Blind & Visually Impaired
Email: 
sbissonette@vabvi.org
Resumes should be sent to address specified in the job description.: 
Send Resumes to address specified in job description
Phone: 
800-639-5861 ext 225
Created: 
Sun, 2019-08-04
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