Orientation & Mobility Specialist

Basic Information

Date posted: 04/27/2022

Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

Posted by: The League

Salary: Negotiable

Contact Information

Address

5821 South Anthony Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46816

Phone

260-250-4122

More Details

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily (see complete job description on our website at www.the-league.org or email [email protected]).

Master’s degree (M.A.) in Orientation and Mobility from an accredited college or university; or an equivalent combination of education and experience that qualifies the incumbent for certification as an Orientation & Mobility Specialist.

Job Description

We are looking for a qualified individual who can assist our consumers who have a visual impairment to learn to travel independently in our community.

Our O&M Specialist provides white cane travel training indoor and outdoor settings, teaches our consumers how to access public transportation and orients consumers to areas of their choice and/or need.

As a part of our team – you will enjoy being surrounded by a dedicated group of people who are committed to making a difference in the lives of those we serve.

We pay for your

  • health insurance (along with an additional $3,015 to cover qualifying out of pocket expenses)…all you have to pay is $1.00
  • dental insurance,
  • life insurance policy equivalent to your annual salary,
  • long-term disability insurance
  • Professional continuing education opportunities
  • Certification and recertification fees
  • a retirement fund which the company contributes 4.5% of your salary after 2 years regardless of whether you participate or not
  • annual performance-based incentives

You will enjoy our growing city nestled in the Midwest – which offers so many fun activities throughout the year. Fort Wayne was listed as one of the top 100 places to live!  You will have the opportunity to work with both young and old consumers so there will never be a dull moment!  But the best part is – you will be part of a team where you are valued and appreciated! We may be small (just under 50 people) but we are mighty!