Lower Elementary Educator for the Blind/Visually Impaired: SPRINGVILLE (#2085906)

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Job Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
Kindergarten
Preschool/Pre-K
Benefits
Offers 401K
Offers Pension
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Deadline
Open Until Filled

Description

Job Description The Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB) invites you to consider a challenging and gratifying employment opportunity with our agency. We are seeking a dynamic and visionary individual to join our team as a Lower Elementary Educator for the Blind/Visually Impaired located in Springville.

Principal Duties: As an Educator you will: • Perform the duties of a classroom Instructor for the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind, Blind/Visually Impaired (B/VI) division • Provide appropriate programming for blind/visually impaired students, three to five years of age • Prepare and write lesson plans for each student • Generate information/reports on children as appropriate • Follow appropriate curriculums, as provided • Advise and teach parents in the area of blindness/visual impairment • Assist parents in embedding activities within the child’s everyday routines with regular home visits and/or Parent Workshops • Provide and maintain equipment/materials • Take a collaborative role at staffing meetings, IEP meetings, student transitions, and aid in IEP success through appropriate assessments, including assessment of vision functioning, goal development, and follow-through of the IEP • Attend training sessions and workshops as assigned by program administrators • Be involved with training colleagues in skill development programming • Coordinate with B/VI supervisor and program director • Performs other duties as assigned.

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Utah Schools For Deaf & Blind

742 HARRISON BLVD, OGDEN, UT 84404
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

State Average: $7,571 (USD)

% ELL Students

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students

98%

State Average: 12%

FTE

State Average: 338