Teacher for the Visually Impaired Contract Job open - Pittsfield, MA

Pittsfield , MA 18 days ago

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Category Schools - Visually Impaired Teacher
Job Type Contract

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of visually impaired students? We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and compassionate Teacher for the Visually Impaired to join our school district in Pittsfield, MA. As a member of our dynamic team, you will have the chance to empower students with visual impairments and provide them with the necessary support to thrive academically and personally.


  • Provide specialized instruction to visually impaired students in accordance with their Individualized Education Programs (IEPs)
  • Assess student needs and develop appropriate educational plans
  • Utilize a variety of instructional techniques and materials to facilitate learning, including Braille, assistive technology, and tactile resources
  • Collaborate with general education teachers, support staff, and parents to create an inclusive and supportive learning environment
  • Adapt curriculum materials and modify instructional strategies to meet the unique needs of visually impaired students
  • Conduct assessments and evaluations to monitor student progress and adjust instructional strategies as necessary
  • Foster independent living skills and promote self-advocacy among visually impaired students
  • Attend IEP meetings and provide input regarding the specialized needs of visually impaired students


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Education or a related field
  • Certification as a Teacher for the Visually Impaired (TVI) or willingness to obtain certification
  • Strong knowledge of Braille, assistive technology, and other specialized instructional techniques for visually impaired students
  • Experience working with students who have visual impairments or disabilities (preferred)
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Dedication to meeting the individual needs of visually impaired students and promoting their success


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Comprehensive health insurance options, including medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Retirement savings plan with 401(k) options
  • Professional development opportunities and support for continuing education
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment

To apply for this position, please email your resume to Kelsy Williams for consideration.
Email Resume HERE!

Kelsy Williams
National Hiring Manager
(813) 219-1838

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Extensive Medical Coverage
  • Licensing Assistance
  • Custom Housing
  • Travel Assistance
  • Professional Development Reimbursement