Preschool Educator for the Blind/Visually Impaired

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Employment Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
Preschool/Pre-K
Benefits
Offers 401K
Offers Pension
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Special Education

Description

Job Description The Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB) invites you to consider a challenging and gratifying employment opportunity in the new Early Childhood Division of the School for the Blind. We are seeking a dynamic and visionary individual to join our team as an Educator for the Blind/Visually Impaired Preschool Classroom located in Salt Lake City.

Principal Duties: As an Educator you will: Receive mentoring and support from a knowledgeable and enthusiastic team of early childhood professionals 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 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 Performs other duties as assigned.

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Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind

742 Harrison Blvd. , Ogden, UT 84404
 

At the following locations

Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind - SLC

1655 East 3300 South , Salt Lake City, UT 84106