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2/21/2020
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Virtual Teacher for the Visually Impaired - Florida
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VocoVision Teleservices | Pensacola, FL
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Virtual Teacher for the Visually Impaired - Florida

Pensacola, FL

Schools - Visually Impaired Teacher01/31/2020

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Virtual Teacher for the Visually Impaired - Florida

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Bachelor's degree or higher in Special Education
* Must have Florida licensure.
* Must have endorsement in Teacher of the Visually Impaired.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Perform functional vision and learning media assessments on new referrals and three-year re-evaluations. Interpret eye medical reports as they relate to educational environments.
* Contribute to the development of the IEP with goals, modifications, learning styles. Recommend appropriate specialized evaluations as needed, such as low vision, orientation and mobility, psycho-social, and adaptive physical education.
* Consult with diagnosticians, classroom teachers, students, and parents concerning appropriate evaluations, modification, and test administration.
* Provide the classroom teacher with information regarding the specialized strategies needed to teach a VI student.
* Consult with other instructional staff to provide information to incorporate the expanded core curriculum into the entire instructional setting.
* Provide modified materials to the classroom teacher. Provide braille, recorded/enlarged materials, and tactual symbols as appropriate for each child.
* Monitoring the students' progress in academic subjects and provide instruction in compensatory skills as needed in the areas the students may have difficulty with because of the visual impairment.
* Instruct students in using low vision devices and instruct students in braille reading and writing.

To be considered for this opportunity email your resume to Alex.Howard@vocovision.com or call 770-225-3194 for further information.

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