Teacher for the Visually Impaired
Frederick County Public Schools, VA is seeking a Teacher for the Visually Impaired. Frederick County Public Schools, VA is located in the Shenandoah Valley, just 65 miles west of Washington, D.C. We are one of the fastest growing counties in Virginia serving nearly 14,000 students with 12 elementary, four middle, three high schools and two learning centers. We are an innovative community where caring relationships and authentic learning inspire all students. FCPS offers comprehensive benefits that include tuition reimbursement, a new teacher mentor program and ongoing professional development. For additional information about our award winning division visit us at www.frederick.k12.va.us.
Applicants must be eligible for, or hold, a Virginia teaching license with an endorsement in Special Education Blindness and Visual Impairments Prek-12. Candidates should have a successful teaching experience working with students that are blind or visually impaired.
Candidates must be able to cooperatively, plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive education programs for students with visual impairments. Excellent human relations, interpersonal communications, conflict resolution, organizational and planning skills are required. Must have the ability to recognize and respond to individual student differences. Must be able to work in a collaborative and cooperative manner with parents, co-workers, school staff and service providers.
Job Posting Expires 5.24.2021