Teacher for The Visually Impaired (TVI) Needed for NSY 24/25

  • Lorain County, OH
  • Schools - Visually Impaired Teacher
  • 12 days ago

Job Posting: Full-Time Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI)

Company: Blazer Jobs

Location: Lorain County, OH area

Blazer Jobs is actively seeking experienced Teachers of the Visually Impaired (TVI) for full-time positions within school districts in the Lorain County, OH area.

Position Summary: As a Teacher of the Visually Impaired, you will play a crucial role in providing specialized instruction and support to students with visual impairments, ensuring that they have access to a high-quality education and the tools they need to succeed. You will collaborate with educators, families, and other professionals to develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) and support services.

Requirements: Candidates must meet all local and state requirements to practice as a Teacher of the Visually Impaired. Essential qualifications include:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Education, Special Education, or related field.
  • Valid Ohio state teaching license with Visual Impairment endorsement or certification.
  • Knowledge of braille and other specialized instructional techniques for students with visual impairments.
  • Previous experience working with students with visual impairments preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct assessments to determine students' educational needs and develop individualized education plans (IEPs) based on assessment data.
  • Provide direct instruction in academic subjects, including reading, writing, math, and technology skills, using specialized materials and techniques as needed.
  • Teach braille and other adaptive skills to students with visual impairments, and provide instruction in the use of assistive technology and other adaptive devices.
  • Collaborate with general education teachers, support staff, and parents to ensure that students with visual impairments have access to the curriculum and appropriate accommodations and modifications.
  • Provide consultation and training to school staff and parents on topics related to visual impairment and accessibility.
  • Monitor student progress and adjust instruction and support services as needed to address individual learning needs.

Benefits:

  • Weekly direct deposit
  • Premium pay rates
  • Health care benefit option
  • 401(k) eligibility
  • Professional development opportunities
  • And more!

Renewals for the next school year are based on performance.

To apply, please email your resume to [email protected]. For more information regarding compensation and district specifics, please call or text Connor Tavarone directly at 813-796-6770.

Blazer Jobs is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. We encourage qualified individuals from all backgrounds to apply.

Connor Tavarone
Recruiting Advisor
[email protected]
813-796-6770

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