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Future In Sight is a leader in the field of blindness. Our team of professionals utilize and explore all the latest technologies that aid and support those who are blind or visually impaired. 

Future In Sight Job Opportunities 

Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TVI)

 

Occupational Therapist (multiple openings)

Put your training and experience to work in our dynamic, growing nonprofit that provides rehabilitation and training across New Hampshire to thousands of adults who are blind or visually impaired. Work one-on-one with adults and seniors in their homes to determine how sight loss has affected their daily life, provide suggestions and instruction on how to modify activities to limit or remove limitations so that their safety and independence is optimized.

Reporting to the Vice President for Program Services, the primary responsibilities are:

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluate client needs, develop goals, in conjunction with the client, and design treatment plan
  • Teach individual skills and techniques required for participation in activities
  • Recommend special equipment for individuals and recommend adaptation of individuals living environment
  • Provides individual training with optical devices
  • Monitor clients progress throughout treatment, prepare reports and communicates with the referring physician or agency; maintains records and reports as appropriate
  • Selects constructive activities suited to individuals physical capacity, intelligence level and interest to upgrade individuals to maximum independence, assist in restoration of functions and aid in adjustment to disability
  • Independently manage schedule and client caseload

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited College or University
  • Licensed or OTR/L license-eligible to practice in NH
  • Low vision rehabilitation experience preferred but not required; we will provide low vision rehabilitation training, if needed

 

GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:

  • Be informed and passionate about the programs & services of Future in Sight
  • Perform all duties in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate 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

 

SCHEDULE:

Full or part time hours available. Schedule is very flexible. Travel within a section of the state required as services are provided in the homes of clients; office located at 25 Walker Street, Concord, NH. Please send a resume and cover letter to Nancy Druke, VP of Program Services at ndruke@futureinsight.org

 

Rehabilitation Technician

Imagine going to work each day and putting your talents to use in an entrpreneurial nonprofit that transforms the lives of people who are blind or visually impaired. The Rehabilitation Technician (Rehab Tech) is a key member of the Adult Services Team, helping adults who live with vision loss to live safely and independently. The person in this role makes an impact on the individuals we serve through the practice of vision rehabilitation.  We, at Future In Sight, will provide additional training, as needed, in vision rehabilitation.

Reporting to the Supervisor – Adult Services, the primary responsibilities are:

RESPONSIBILITIES and GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Primary responsibilities will be working with seniors, although will also include working-aged adults and students in transition
  • Determine, through evaluation, the needs of persons who are blind or visually impaired and provide training that addresses those needs
  • Ability to drive for extended periods of time as services are itinerant, covering the state of New Hampshire
  • Ensure timely input and reporting of service delivery data in the client database
  • Participate in the development, implementation and completion of client programs or service plans within the department and Agency
  • Collaborate with internal and external partners in the provision of services to clients; ability to excel as a team player
  • Serve as a resource to clients, their families and the community at large

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education, Social Services, Psychology, Nursing or other related field from an accredited College or University
  • Demonstrated comfort with technology and/or experience with assistive technologies
  • Low vision rehabilitation experience preferred but not required; we will provide low vision rehabilitation training, if needed

 

GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:

  • Be informed and passionate about the programs & services of Future in Sight
  • Perform all duties in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate excellent written,and oral communication skills and 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

 

SCHEDULE:

Full or part time hours available. Schedule is flexible. Travel within a section of the state required as services are provided in the homes of clients; office located at 25 Walker Street, Concord, NH. Please send a resume and cover letter to Nancy Druke, VP of Program Services at ndruke@futureinsight.org

 

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