JobID 1856 : Early Childhood Teacher Blind/VI-1856 Pinal County (#1812480)
Job | Posted 4 days ago
|EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER (BLIND/VI)|
The Early Childhood Teacher provides support to families having deaf/hard of hearing and/or blind/visually impaired infants and toddlers (age 0-3) throughout Arizona.
The Teacher works with the Arizona Early Intervention Program (AzEIP) and implements the services designated on the child and family IFSP (Individualized Family Service Plan). The teacher will work with the family and AzEIP team in: sharing sensory specific information relative to their child's hearing or vision loss, prepare lesson plans for individual home visits, conduct and coordinate relevant assessments, contribute to and carry out outcomes on the child's IFSP, monitor child development and progress, support completion of parent surveys, network with medical providers and other community agencies and assist with the transition process from a Part C (0-3 Early Intervention) program to a Part B (preschool) program. Services are provided primarily within natural environments and throughout daily routines.
The Early Childhood teacher will also:
Become trained in Early Childhood Curriculum that support the development of sensory impaired infants and toddlers.
Maintain required teacher certification
Maintain files/reports/database to ensure compliance with Federal and State laws
Continue professional growth through agency provided training and through outside coursework and workshops
Monitor, track and submit caseload/assessment data to Program Director on a regular basis
Monitor amplification equipment and/or assistive technology
Keep informed of laws, regulations and agency policies
Be privy to budget information and departmental fiscal responsibilities
Needs Independent and reliable Transportation. Travel is required.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
DEMONSTRATED SKILL/ABILITY TO:
Benefit eligible employees have a variety of choices for medical, dental, vision, short-term disability, supplemental and dependent life insurance. Offered plans provide exceptional value to our employees and their eligible dependents. Employees have a 31-day period from effective date of hire to elected coverage. Elected benefits could start as early as 2 weeks after hire.
Benefit eligible employees are automatically covered for basic life, non-smokers, accidental death and dismemberment and seat belt insurance.
Benefit eligible employees are automatically enrolled in the State’s retirement plan and long-term disability (LTD) program. Enrollment is mandatory and is subject to a 26-week waiting period before initial enrollment. Employees may also choose to participate in a deferred compensation program to take advantage of tax-deferred retirement investments. Benefit Options also offer Employee Self-Service, Wellness, Tuition Discount, Travel Reduction, Auto & Home Insurance and Purchase Discount Programs.
|For more information contact the Recruiter at: HumanResources.Recruitment@asdb.az.gov
Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting the Recruiter. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.
Arizona State Government is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.
Arizona State School For The Deaf And Blind
1200 W. Speedway, Tucson, AZ 85745
Compare with State
Amount per Student
State Average: $8,651 (USD)
% ELL Students
State Average: 6%
Student Teacher Ratio
State Average: 23.13
% IEP Students
State Average: 12%
State Average: 143