Special Schools Teacher – Dual Certified (TVI/O&M)

Basic Information

Date posted: 01/19/2021

Location: Nashville, Tennessee

Posted by: Tennessee School for the Blind

Salary: Based on current salary schedule

Contact Information

Address

115 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Nashville, TN 37214

Phone

615-231-7309

More Details

Qualifications

  • Requires minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, including eligibility for a TN teacher license as a Teacher of the Visually Impaired or other recognized endorsement.
  • Requires an O&M certification (Bachelor’s or Master’s program) and be ACVREP certifiable.

 

Job Description

  • Demonstrate knowledge and skill in the following assessment areas: Functional Vision, Learning Media, Expanded Core Curriculum and orientation and mobility.
  • Knowledge of working with students with cognitive disabilities, behavior and/or other medical needs.
  • Prepare lesson plans, adapt materials, provide direct instruction to the students.
  • Work as part of an education/assessment team responsible for identifying, developing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating individual objectives for the IEP.
  • Collaborate and model skills for others on the team in the school and with the families who work with the students.
  • Participate in required school and student meetings.
  • Conduct in-service trainings on and off campus to share vision and O&M information with others.