Organization:
Equalize Sensory Services

Location:
Raleigh, North Carolina,

Salary:
$80,000+

Contact Phone:
919-480-8800

Contact Email:
kim@equalizeservices.com

Contact Address:

307 South Salem Street, Ste. 101
Apex, NC 27502

Job URL:
http://www.equalizeservices.com/

Teacher of the Visually Impaired and/or Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Job Description:

Equalize Sensory Services is hiring passionate and talented Teachers of the Visually Impaired and Orientation and Mobility Specialists for the 2024-25 school year and beyond!

We serve children with vision and hearing loss, and students with exceptional needs. Equalize offers a supportive environment, where you can grow professionally and do what you LOVE! Equalize is directed and owned by a TVI/O&M.

Equalize Sensory Services is a contracting company with a heart for improving the lives of people with vision impairments, hearing loss, and exceptional needs all across the state of North Carolina and beyond.

There are many benefits to working as a provider with Equalize, including:

  • Professional support from leadership who specializes in your field
  • Professional development opportunitiesFlexible scheduling (part-time to full-time and substitute positions)Work-life balance
  • Excellent compensation for all functions of the job, including indirect duties
  • Paid travel time
  • No extra duties
  • Positive and encouraging work environment

If you want to explore becoming an Equalize Sensory Services Team Member, you should:

  • be university trained in VI and certified in VI with at least 3 years of successful TVI experience (or be certifiable in NC, SC or PA after relocation);
  • or have a strong base of teaching experience with add-on TVI certification and a successful student teaching experience;
  • be university trained in O&M and have successfully completed an O&M internship program.
  • COMS preferred, but not required for hire.
  • LOVE what you do!
  • have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • have a great attitudebe willing to grow and contribute to the Team
  • be responsible for travel to your work sites
  • Part-time and full-time positions available throughout North Carolina.
  • Hourly rate of $40-55/hour for TVI and $50-60/hour for O&M.
  • Full time TVIs and O&Ms can earn $80K+ per school year plus travel. Signing bonus of up to $2500 for new full-time Team Members.

Please visit our website for more information and send us a note to get the conversation started: admin@equalizeservices.com

Qualifications:

Minimum of 3 years experience as Teacher of the Visually Impaired with certification in North Carolina, or willing to become certified in NC upon hiring. University trained. Team members are responsible for their own transportation.University trained and/or Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists new to the field may be considered with successful completion of internship program.