Orientation & Mobility Specialist

Basic Information

Date posted: 11/19/2021

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. 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!