Outreach Itinerant/Mentor

Basic Information

Date posted: 05/05/2022

Location: Alamogordo, New Mexico

Posted by: New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Salary:

Contact Information

Address

1900 N. White Sands Blvd.
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Phone

575-437-3505

More Details

Qualifications

Licensure as a TSVI is required.  Must be eligible for certification in New Mexico and must meet NMSBVI’s Braille proficiency requirement.

Job Description

New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Outreach Services Division is currently recruiting for an experienced Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments. This individual will provide mentoring opportunities to interns in the personnel preparation program as well as teachers newly hired to the state. Will act as a liaison between NMSBVI and school districts and as a resource to school districts that are establishing vision departments.  Duties will also include student assessment, support to districts in developing and participating in IEP meetings, case load evaluations, and training. Required to travel within the state. Itinerant/Mentor also provides training, resources, consultation and support to TSVIs in school districts throughout the state of New Mexico.  This is a 183 day contract and covers the full school year.  A home office will be set up and a car will be provided. Position available for the 2022-2023 school year.  Applications accepted until filled.