Outreach Vision Consultant

Basic Information

Date posted: 03/08/2021

Location: Aberdeen, South Dakota

Posted by: South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Salary: Based on Education and Experience

Contact Information

Address

605 – 14th Avenue SE
Aberdeen SD 57401

Phone

605-626-7827

More Details

Qualifications

Credentials/Certification/Registration:

• South Dakota Teacher’s Certificate with endorsement in visual impairment and special education. (If not certified in visual impairment, must be willing to become certified within three years of employment)

Incumbent will be required to undergo a background investigation before employment begins. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment.

Incumbent will be required to provide documentation of MMR vaccination.

Job Description

Outreach Vision Consultant opportunity at the SD School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. This position has a Sioux Falls/Southeastern South Dakota home station location.

A 9-month full-time faculty position, with full benefits. Occasional Summer Family Visits.

Job Highlights:
• Provide vision consultation and support services to parents, schools districts (and other agencies) of visually impaired, blind and deaf-blind children
• Facilitate access between parents and/or teachers and SDSBVI personnel and other resources
• Act as an advocate for children who are visually impaired
• Maintain records of students, services provided and recommendations made