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Teacher of the Visually Impaired - TVI

How wonderful would it be to wake up in paradise and see sunny beaches every day? Now you can when you take an assignment with MileStone Staffing. We are currently seeking a Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) to work for us in the U.S. Virgin Islands. We have opportunities with the Department of Education in the St. Thomas/St. John District for the 2022-23 school year.

Assignment Dates: August 2022 - May 2023 (possible summer extension - ESY).

Work Schedule: Eight (8) hour workdays – in schools from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM AST, in office 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM AST. Workweeks are based on the school calendar.

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Completion of a degree with a major or emphasis in teaching students with visual impairments from a university program.
  • Qualification for state licensure or certification as a teacher of students with visual impairments in accordance with state requirements that reflect Expanded Core Curriculum areas including Braille and the CEC standards for teachers of visually impaired students.
  • Current CPR Certification - Minimum Adult/Child.
  • Must have a minimum of 1 year school experience attending and participating in the development of IEPs within the last 3 years.
  • Working knowledge of the principals and practices of Special Education including IEP’s and 504 plans.

Please Note: We are also recruiting for additional disciplines to work in the U.S. Virgin Islands. If you know other related service professionals in any of the following disciplines who might be interested, let us know:

  • Speech Language Pathologist - SLP
  • Occupational Therapist - OT
  • Physical Therapist - PT
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst - BCBA
  • Sign Language Interpreter - SLI
  • Teacher of the Visually Impaired - TVI

Below are some of the great benefits that we offer:

  • Travel Relocation
  • License Reimbursement
  • Weekly Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Flex Benefits Plan
  • Long Term and Short-Term Disability
  • Term Life and AD&D
  • 401K
  • Sign-On Bonus
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Continuing Education

Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug-Free Workplace:

MileStone Staffing is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and we are proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need. Background checks, references, and drug screenings are required for employment.

Work Remotely:

No - All services must be provided on-island.

Teacher of the Visually Impaired - TVI

St Thomas, 00802, USVI
Full Time, Temporary, Traveling
Early Career (2+ yrs experience)
Bachelor's

Published on 07/14/2022

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