Future In Sight is seeking multiple Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TVI) for the 2019-2020 school year to provide services to infants & toddlers and/or children ages 3-21 with vision loss in New Hampshire.

Reports to the Director of Education. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master of Education specializing in students with visual impairments or special education. Dual certification in TVI and O&M is a plus. 

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Provide TVI services based on the Expanded Core Curriculum for Blind and Visually Impaired Students to students with visual impairments and additional educational disabilities ages birth-21.
  • Conduct functional vision, learning media, and applicable developmental assessments and provide goals, accommodations and program recommendations for students’ IEPs or IFSPs.
  • Provide braille instruction, assistive technology, and consultation to schools and families.
  • Provide in-service presentations to school teams and to ESS providers regarding specific visual impairments and their developmental and educational implications.
  • Support families in communication with school team, attend eye appointments with families, and connect families with needed support systems and resources.
  • Maintain APH student census count and provide needed materials for students through the NH Accessible Educational Materials program.
  • If dual certified as a TVI/COMS, instruction would include O&M lessons to children.

GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:

  • Be informed and passionate about the programs & services of the Agency
  • Perform all duties in a professional manner
  • Excellent people skills
  • Maintain positive relationships and demonstrate tact and sensitivity in dealing with clients, consumers, board members, volunteers, and vendors
  • Uphold the mission of Future In Sight and its values as set forth in the agency's Mission and Vision statements

ABOUT FUTURE IN SIGHT:

Serving New Hampshire since 1912, Future In Sight New Hampshire's only non-profit organization  that is dedicated to providing a full range of education and rehabilitation services and technology training to infants, toddlers, children, adults and seniors with profound sight loss throughout the state. We offer a salary that is competitive and commensurate with experience along with a generous benefits package including health and dental benefits, generous paid time off, paid professional development, a retirement plan with employer match, flexible spending accounts and more. Most importantly, we actively cultivate a work environment where staff feel valued, respected and fully supported. Come join our team!

Interested candidates are encourage to send a resume and cover letter to Becky Berk, Director of Education Services at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.