INTERNAL / EXTERNAL POSTING No. 2022-018E
DISTRICT 0.5 F.T.E. CONTINUING INCLUSIVE EDUCATION - SPECIALIZATION :
TEACHER OF THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED
Effective September 1, 2022, the District Teacher of the Visually Impaired will have the skills, experience and training to work collaboratively with other members of the Inclusive Education Team (both school and district based) as well as the school-based team (SBT) to improve student learning.
This position may also include working with Indigenous students and families on and off reserve.
The District teacher will have the responsibility of providing specific support to students in the area of visual impairment.
They will help provide leadership as well as support a strong working Inclusive Education Team. Providing district leadership in the area of visual impairment is also a key priority.
Teachers in the field will need :
d) to be committed to integration.
The itinerant Vision Teacher will participate as a member of a collaborative team, and consult with school-based, District and outside agency personnel and parents to :
g) identify and order materials and equipment through the District and the
k) model and provide information regarding inclusive practices.
MINIMUM ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
c) minimum of two years satisfactory teaching experience.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
c) a Master's Degree in the Education of Learners who are blind or visually impaired.
The personnel in this position are accountable in the execution of their assigned duties to the District Coordinator of Inclusive Education.
All District staff must be willing and prepared to work at both the elementary and secondary levels.
All itinerant based positions are district positions and the location (s) of assignments are determined by the Inclusive Education Department and may be changed subject to operational and student needs.
Include with your application, an updated resume, and / or statement indicating your experience / qualifications as it pertains to the posted position.
If you are applying to more than one position for which you hold qualifications, then please list the positions to which you are applying in order of preference and forward to :
Email : hr sd78.bc.ca