Career Opportunities
Itinerant Vision Teacher
Job Code: 2111599
School District #83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Oct 18, 2017 
 
 
Job Type:
Part Time
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
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Job Description & Requirements
 

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School District No. 83 is current seeking:

Itinerant Vision Teacher

To work a 0.1FTE continuing assignment effective immediately.


Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or diploma in the education of the visually impaired
  • A valid BC teaching certificate and current membership in the Teacher Regulation Branch.
  • Possess a valid BC Driver’s License.

 

Teachers applying for this position must possess the following attributes:

  • Successful classroom experience and experience in modifying and adapting curriculum;
  • Knowledge of IEP process and the writing of goals/objectives and transition plans;
  • Share in the development and implementation of the IEP with Learning Resource Teachers;
  • Maintain and report IEP progress data and complete required documentation for audit purposes;
  • Skills in oral and written communication and strong organizational skills;
  • Ability to work with other members of a school or department to accomplish common goals;
  • Assist general education teachers in understanding the needs and learning characteristics of students with visual impairments;
  • Assist in making environmental adjustments to the school;
  • Provide assistance to general and special education teachers regarding curriculum and activities of the classroom that, as a direct result of the students’ visual impairment, require adaptation or reinforcement for the student;
  • Provide low vision aides and instruction in skills for use;
  • Instruct in visual skills;
  • Share responsibility for ongoing assessment and program planning;
  • Consulting services provided to classroom teachers and other school personnel;
  • Share resources and educational information with parents concerning students with a visual impairment;
  • Maintain communication with other personnel such as CEAs, transcribers, O & M specialists and career/vocational education staff;
  • District liaison to PRCVI and other involved outside agencies as required;
  • Completes bimonthly reports on caseload to District Administrator of Student Learning and shares monthly schedule.

 

THE PROCESS:

Letters of application with resume, supporting documentation and three professional references should be forwarded to apply@sd83.bc.ca.

Questions regarding this position may be directed to Christine Love – District Administrator - Student Learning at (250) 832-1027.

 

S.D. 83 - AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 


School District #83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) does not accept online applications through makeafuture.ca for Teacher applicants.

Please visit their website for more information on how to apply.