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Orientation and Mobility Teacher O&M at Sonja Biggs Educational Services Inc.

Job Information

Date Posted: 5/14/2019 Application Deadline: Continuous
Employment Type: Full and Part Time Length of Work Year: School Year
Salary: Minimum $64,627 Number Openings: (At time of posting) 1
Contact: Lindy Culler Email: lindy.culler@sbesinc.com
Phone:

Job Summary

Job Summary

O&M Job Description An Orientation and Mobility Specialist assists students with visual impairments in achieving maximum independence through instruction in safe and efficient travel within the home, school, and community. Services also include, but are not limited to, instruction in compensatory skills such as daily living skills, self-advocacy, and recreation/leisure skills as related to orientation and mobility and self-determination. Community-based instruction is assumed and is a critical component of the orientation and mobility program. **Must be willing to obtain Teacher of the Blind and Visually Obtained teaching credential through the CTC

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Description:

Sonja Biggs Educational Services, Inc. is looking for a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (O&M) who is willing to become dual certified with a Teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired (TVI) credential.

 

Duties:

Will perform all the duties of an Orientation and Mobility Specialist (O&M) including:

  • Being an Itinerant Teacher
  • Instruct in Orientation, Mobility, Braille, technology and daily living skills
  • Perform assessments
  • Communicate between parents, students and school district personnel
  • Teach all components of the expanded core curriculum
  • Work with a wide variety of students, including regular education, multiply impaired, and resource students

Benefits:

SBES, Inc. will pay for the education expenses of obtaining the California TVI credential through a tuition reimbursement program.

 

Other benefits include health insurance, 401K, dental, chiropractic and acupuncture paid 100% for employee, life insurance, memberships to professional organizations and conferences paid by the company, constant professional development and support while in the field working. The positions are itinerant with travel involved.

If you are someone who wishes to be on a team that is looking for the solutions to many of the problems in education and accessibility, then SBES, Inc. is where you want to be.

 

http://sbesinc.com

 

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications

California Credential for Orientation and Mobility - Clinical or Rehabilitative Services (O&M) Resume Cover letter on teaching experience and passion

Cover Letter that says why you teach 3 professional references (minimum) Resume

  • Other (Cover Letter that says why you teach and gives at least 3 references)
  • Resume


  • Clinical or Rehabilitative Services Credential - Orientation and Mobility

California Credential for Orientation and Mobility - Clinical or Rehabilitative Services (O&M) Resume Cover letter on teaching experience and passion

Cover Letter that says why you teach 3 professional references (minimum) Resume

  • Other (Cover Letter that says why you teach and gives at least 3 references)
  • Resume


  • Clinical or Rehabilitative Services Credential - Orientation and Mobility

Comments and Other Information

Continuing education opportunities provided to obtain TVI credential through SFSU

Comments and Other Information


Continuing education opportunities provided to obtain TVI credential through SFSU

 


Application Deadline

Continuous

Date Posted

5/14/2019

Contact

Number of Openings

1

Salary

Minimum $64,627

Length of Work Year

School Year

Employment Type

Full and Part Time