Organization:
New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Location:
Alamogordo, New Mexico,

Salary:

Contact Phone:
575-437-3505

Contact Email:
hr@nmsbvi.k12.nm.us

Contact Address:

1900 N White Sands Blvd.
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Job URL:
http://nmsbvi.k12.nm.us/

Special Education Director/IEP and Testing Specialist

Job Description:

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired is currently recruiting for a Special Education Director/IEP and Testing Specialist.  This individual will facilitate educational programming through student’s IEP for students currently attending the residential campus or served by NMSBVI. Collaborates and coordinates with the Early Childhood Program around IEP’s, goals, and Special Education requirements in order to ensure consistency between campuses and within programs on each campus.  Assists instructional administration with district testing, local and state level, while maintaining student’s scores on district software, spreadsheets and reporting to the public education department.  Serves as expert in Special Education Law and State and Federal requirements.

Qualifications:

Master’s degree in special education or related field and a minimum of five years’ experience providing services to special education students.  Must have a thorough understanding of IDEA-B law and hold a level 3 New Mexico Teaching license.  New Mexico Administrative licensure preferred.  Must become Braille proficient and be willing to acquire license as a teacher of students with visual impairments or take related coursework.