Available Positions: 

 


TEACHER OF THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED

Lighthouse of the Big Bend (Tallahassee, FL) is seeking highly motivated Teachers of the Visually Impaired to provide direct instructional services to children ages birth-21 who are blind, visually impaired, or have multi-disabilities.  FULL-TIME and PART-TIME positions available. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS encouraged to apply.

TVIs are needed for 1) early intervention services provided in clients’ homes and off-site locations; 2) the operation of an after-school/weekend program (2-3 days a week) and summer camp (4 weeks total) for children ages 5-14; and 3) after-school and weekend activities for transition clients ages 14-21.

If you are looking for a flexible schedule and the freedom to implement your own ideas in a supportive environment, then Lighthouse of the Big Bend is the place for you.

Lighthouse of the Big Bend serves clients in Franklin, Gadsden, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Suwannee, Taylor, and Wakulla Counties.

Required: Florida Teacher’s Certificate as a TVI

Preferred: Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Compensation commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits package available for full-time employees which includes 100% employer-paid health insurance, dental, life insurance, three weeks of vacation leave annually, nine paid holidays, and a retirement plan with employer match.

TO APPLY: Email required cover letter and resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

CERTIFIED VISION REHABILITATION THERAPIST

Lighthouse of the Big Bend (Tallahassee, FL) is seeking highly motivated Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist to provide direct instructional services to clients ages 14 and older who are blind, visually impaired, or have multi-disabilities.  FULL-TIME and PART-TIME positions available. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS encouraged to apply.

CVRTs are needed to provide independent living and vocational rehabilitation services to clients who are blind or visually impaired in the Big Bend. These services include vocational skills, computer instruction, job readiness skills, personal and home management, communications, introduction to social services, and recreation/leisure.  

If you are looking for a flexible schedule and the freedom to implement your own ideas in a supportive environment, then Lighthouse of the Big Bend is the place for you.

Lighthouse of the Big Bend serves clients in Franklin, Gadsden, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Suwannee, Taylor, and Wakulla Counties.

Required: Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Preferred: Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Compensation commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits package available for full-time employees which includes 100% employer-paid health insurance, dental, life insurance, three weeks of vacation leave annually, nine paid holidays, and a retirement plan with employer match.

TO APPLY: Email required cover letter and resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.