Teacher of the Visually Impaired

Department of Student Services
Teacher for the Visually Impaired

Position Title: Teacher for the Visually Impaired
School/Department: Student Services
Reports to: Director of Student Services
Salary: Per Diem

Summary
The Teacher for the Visually Impaired is responsible for collaboration and consultation with the case manager and school team for a student whose visual functioning interferes with access to educational materials. The Teacher for the Visually Impaired will review and modify materials for legibility based on a student’s individual needs.

Education/Qualifications
Certification to Teach the Visually Impaired

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
● While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to stand,
walk, sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands
and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or
move up to ten (10) pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision and distance vision.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
● The noise level in this environment is quiet to loud depending upon the activity in the
a particular part of the day.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and certification to Jen Stewart Director of Student Services at stewart.jen [at] northhavenschools.org.

Qualifications

Certification to Teach the Visually Impaired

Category
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Location
North Haven
Connecticut
Contact
Name
Jen Stewart
Email
stewart.jen@northhavenschools.org
Phone
203-239-2581 ext 1312
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