Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Basic Information

Date posted: 07/26/2021

Location: Newton, Massachusetts

Posted by: The Carroll Center for the Blind


Contact Information


770 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02458


617-969-6200 x223

More Details


Master’s Degree in Orientation and Mobility and ACVREP (COMS) certification, or eligibility for ACVREP certification required.  2 years of COMS experience preferred.  Excellent interpersonal, organizational, written/oral skills required.  Proficient in Microsoft Office a plus.

Job Description

Extraordinary people.  Meaningful work. Making a world of difference.
Join a winning team and blaze your trail with us!

The Carroll Center for the Blind empowers those who are blind and visually impaired to achieve independence and to lead a fulfilling life.  The Carroll Center serves all ages and stages of vision loss by providing campus-based rehabilitation, technology instruction, community orientation, and mobility as well as itinerant education and mobility services to children.


We offer a generous benefits package to include health and dental coverage (70% employer paid), vision, Flexible Spending Account, 3 weeks accrued vacation, personal day, 12 accrued sick days, 11 holidays, and a retirement program (403b) with up to a 3% employer match.

Equal Opportunity Statement

The Carroll Center for the Blind (CCB) is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and always fosters acceptance for everyone. We offer fair opportunities to all qualified persons in recruitment and selection, employment, compensation and benefits, professional development and training, transfers, promotions, social activities, and the use of CCB’s facilities. CCB welcomes all qualified applicants and ensures that everyone will receive equal consideration for employment and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, national origin, mental or physical disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, military, or veteran status, political or union affiliation, or any other categories protected by Federal or State law.

The CCB culture embraces both the law and a work environment that is safe, positive, diverse, inclusive, and equitable for all. Our mission and impact shines bright on all.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates kindly forward a cover letter and resume to [email protected].

Should you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please email [email protected] and we’ll be happy to assist you.