Orientation Mobility Specialist Job Opportunity Now Open in Forest City, NC

  • Forest City, NC
  • Schools - Orientation and Mobility Specialist
  • 10 days ago

Job Posting: Orientation & Mobility Specialist

Location: Forest City, NC

Position Type: Full-Time

Are you a passionate and dedicated Orientation & Mobility Specialist seeking an opportunity to empower individuals with visual impairments to navigate the world independently? Blazer Jobs is excited to partner with the Forest City School District in the search for a full-time Orientation & Mobility Specialist to join our team. In this role, you will play an essential part in enhancing the mobility and independence of students with visual impairments.

Job Description:

As an Orientation & Mobility Specialist, you will provide specialized instruction and support to students with visual impairments to help them travel safely and efficiently in various environments. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting assessments to determine the orientation and mobility needs of students with visual impairments.
  • Developing individualized orientation and mobility plans to enhance students' independent travel skills.
  • Providing direct instruction in orientation and mobility techniques, including the use of mobility aids and devices.
  • Collaborating with educational teams and families to ensure a comprehensive approach to students' mobility needs.
  • Evaluating and adjusting instruction based on student progress and needs.
  • Advocating for accessibility and inclusive practices to enhance mobility and participation for individuals with visual impairments.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Orientation & Mobility or related field.
  • Certification as an Orientation & Mobility Specialist.
  • Experience working with individuals with visual impairments preferred.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Empathy, patience, and a commitment to empowering individuals with visual impairments.


Joining our team as an Orientation & Mobility Specialist comes with a range of benefits, including:

  • Competitive wages
  • Vision, medical, and dental insurance options
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer contributions
  • Advisory and professional support to enhance your career development
  • Opportunities for ongoing training and growth

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about enhancing the independence and mobility of individuals with visual impairments and want to be part of a supportive educational community, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume and references via email to:

Email: [email protected]

Blazer Jobs is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds. The Forest City School District is an equal opportunity employer. We look forward to reviewing your application and having you join our team of dedicated professionals committed to educational excellence and empowering all students.

Jordan Lipstein
National Recruiting Advisor
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 813-321-2997

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