EXED ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SPECIALIST 2020 ? 2021 SY -
Hamilton County Schools
3074 Hickory Valley Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Certified - Position - Special Education
Job Number 4000021684
Start Date
Open Date 06/22/2020
Closing Date
Duty Days 201
Endorsement Code {105} SPECIAL EDUCATION, {462} SP ED VISION PREK-12, {108} VISUALLY IMPAIRED
Additional Job Information
? Provide instruction including but not limited to:
o How to locate, detect, and negotiate stairways including ascending/descending, fall prevention/recovery, and checking for hazards
o Non-visual techniques for safely crossing both controlled and uncontrolled intersections
o How to utilize public transportation including route planning, locating transit stops, boarding and exiting buses and other vehicles
o How to negotiate escalators, elevators, revolving doors, and other challenges encountered when traveling
o How to locate, use and navigate public facilities such as parks, shopping malls and college campuses
? Perform other appropriate duties as assigned


Requirements:
? Bachelor?s degree or higher from an accredited college or university
? Certification as an Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS) from the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals (ACVREP)
? Minimum 2 years work experience as a Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist in an educational setting
? Use of personal vehicle to travel among schools and a current driver?s license