Access Technology Instructor

Basic Information

Date posted: 11/22/2021

Location: Tucson, Arizona

Posted by: Saavi Services for the Blind

Salary: $45,000

Contact Information

Address

3767 E. Grant Road
Tucson, AZ 85716

Phone

520-795-1331

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Qualifications

  • Associates Degree in Education, Social Work, or Computer-related field
  • Five years’ experience using a combination of Access Technology in a work or academic setting
  • Proficient and experienced in industry standard Access Technology including but not limited to: screen reading, magnification, OCR, note taking/PDA applications
  • Two years’ experience teaching Access Technology to adults
  • Strong ability to trouble shoot and makes basic and intermediate computer and access technology repairs
  • Agency training in Structure Discovery instruction

Job Description

  • Provide one-on-one and small group instruction in the use of industry standard computer applications in conjunction with access technology. Focus includes speech output, low vision, Braille output, or a combination of techniques
  • Facilitate worksite evaluation/modification, community workshops and community and home based training
  • Develop and ensure ongoing structure and competencies for the Access Technology component of rehabilitation
  • Coordinate and facilitate the recommendations and maintenance of equipment and software provided to vocational rehabilitation clients
  • Provide assistance in positive philosophy of blindness
  • Attends disability and employment related meetings/groups
  • Builds and maintain positive relationships with community employers
  • Creates case notes for each student contact and completes monthly reports as required