Educator for the Blind/Low Vision

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Employment Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
Kindergarten
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 with our agency. We are seeking a dynamic and visionary individual to join our team as an Educator for the Blind/Low Vision located in Ogden.

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. Focused specifically on students' vision services and relevant instruction. This role works in partnership with a cooperating high school teacher who focuses on students academic content and instruction. -Act as case manager for student IEP needs. -Provide appropriate programming for blind/visually impaired students with multiple needs -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 -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 the Deaf and the Blind

742 Harrison Blvd. , Ogden, UT 84404
 

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Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind

742 Harrison Blvd. , Ogden, UT 84404