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Blind or Visually Impaired (BVI) Teacher (2024-2025 School Year) - Intermediate District 287

Posted on 2024-02-09 3:08:36 PM

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Intermediate District 287 is looking for dedicated & compassionate Licensed Teachers of the Blind and Visually Impaired (BVI) for an open position with our Itinerant Programs! Intermediate District 287 is a west metro district for learners with unique needs. As an intermediate district, we provide specialized services, primarily setting IV special education, to students from 12 member districts in the west metro - Brooklyn Center, Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Minnetonka, Orono, Osseo, Richfield, Robbinsdale, St. Louis Park, Wayzata, and Westonka. What Makes Us Special: * We are a trauma-informed district. We take into account past trauma and the resulting coping mechanisms when attempting to understand behaviors and best serve our students. * There is a variety of support services in each school including School Social Workers, Psychologists, Counselors, Behavior Intervention Specialists and Student Safety Coaches. All of whom are student-centered and focused on building relationships with each child. * We value diverse perspectives and life experiences and our strategic vision includes hiring and retaining racially diverse and racially conscious staff across all levels of our organization. * To better understand our student population and work environment check out this video<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DrAtUHS7EjBc%26feature%3Dyoutu.be&data=05%7C02%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7Cf7c41a90947a47168f8e08dc29b34615%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C638431097164165564%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C0%7C%7C%7C&sdata=%2FeTGaBlg%2Fw8vIP9v%2BBKtuNeHYBeOtWaFw0JRUxWa%2B7Y%3D&reserved=0>. Salary & Benefits: * Competitive Salary: $45,136 - $89,528 DOE and E * Tier 3 or Tier 4 BVI license may be eligible for a $3000 signing & retention bonus!! * Generous Benefits: Medical (including infertility benefits), dental, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, paid leave, pension, optional 403b, and an incredible employee assistance program (includes 6 free counseling sessions) Requirements: * Interested in candidates who are: diverse, bilingual, or have experience working with diverse populations. * Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university * Current teaching license in Blind and Visually Impaired (BVI), OR a valid license in another subject area & willing to get an Out of Field license * If not currently licensed, must be willing and eligible to apply for and receive a Tier 1 or 2 Teaching License in BVI Commitment to Equity: Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply for jobs unless they believe they meet every one of the qualifications as described in a job description. We are most interested in finding the best candidate for the job, and that candidate may be one who comes from a less traditional background. We would encourage you to apply, even if you don't believe you meet every one of our qualifications described. Complete the online application at https://district287.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=1500<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fdistrict287.tedk12.com%2Fhire%2FViewJob.aspx%3FJobID%3D1500&data=05%7C02%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7Cf7c41a90947a47168f8e08dc29b34615%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C638431097164175711%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C0%7C%7C%7C&sdata=lSgUip9Fq9XHqjJ3UQblVQqvi6Chiz4fnJ%2B5S613mO8%3D&reserved=0> Intermediate District 287 1820 Xenium Lane North Plymouth, MN 55441 Attention: This message may contain private or confidential data and is intended only for the person(s) named. If you are not the intended recipient, then disclosing, copying, or distributing the contents of this message is strictly prohibited. If you received this message in error, please notify the sender and delete the message.
Intermediate District 287 is looking for dedicated & compassionate Licensed Teachers of the Blind and Visually Impaired (BVI) for an open position with our Itinerant Programs!

 

Intermediate District 287 is a west metro district for learners with unique needs. As an intermediate district, we provide specialized services, primarily setting IV special education, to students from 12 member districts in the west metro - Brooklyn Center, Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Minnetonka, Orono, Osseo, Richfield, Robbinsdale, St. Louis Park, Wayzata, and Westonka.

 

What Makes Us Special:

  • We are a trauma-informed district. We take into account past trauma and the resulting coping mechanisms when attempting to understand behaviors and best serve our students.
  • There is a variety of support services in each school including School Social Workers, Psychologists, Counselors, Behavior Intervention Specialists and Student Safety Coaches. All of whom are student-centered and focused on building relationships with each child.
  • We value diverse perspectives and life experiences and our strategic vision includes hiring and retaining racially diverse and racially conscious staff across all levels of our organization.  
  • To better understand our student population and work environment check out this video.

 

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary: $45,136 - $89,528 DOE and E
  • Tier 3 or Tier 4 BVI license may be eligible for a $3000 signing & retention bonus!!
  • Generous Benefits:  Medical (including infertility benefits), dental, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, paid leave, pension, optional 403b, and an incredible employee assistance program (includes 6 free counseling sessions)

 

Requirements:

  • Interested in candidates who are: diverse, bilingual, or have experience working with diverse populations.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Current teaching license in Blind and Visually Impaired (BVI), OR a valid license in another subject area & willing to get an Out of Field license
  • If not currently licensed, must be willing and eligible to apply for and receive a Tier 1 or 2 Teaching License in BVI

Commitment to Equity: Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply for jobs unless they believe they meet every one of the qualifications as described in a job description. We are most interested in finding the best candidate for the job, and that candidate may be one who comes from a less traditional background. We would encourage you to apply, even if you don't believe you meet every one of our qualifications described.



Complete the online application at https://district287.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=1500



Intermediate District 287

1820 Xenium Lane North

Plymouth, MN 55441


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