Orientation and Mobility Specialist
Date Posted: 5/23/19
Employment Status: Full-time, Salaried/exempt - hours may vary as needed
Position Summary: The League is excited to announce the availability of an Orientation & Mobility Specialist position. This position is responsible for assisting the consumers in learning the skills needed to travel independently. The O & M Specialist provides white cane travel training to consumers of all ages in indoor and outdoor settings, teaches consumers how to access public transportation and orients consumers to areas of their choice and/or need. As an O&M Specialist at The League you will benefit from:
Stable work environment
Annual performance based incentives
Paid professional continuing education opportunities
Paid continuing education opportunities
Health insurance ($1per paycheck premium. Company also contributes up to $3,015 to out of pocket expenses)
Worker’s compensation insurance
Agency paid life insurance
Agency paid disability insurance
Paid time-off including vacation time, sick time, personal days, and holidays
Company contributed retirement account and additional retirement investment options
Fort Wayne, Indiana - #1 in nation for lowest cost of living
Job Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed in the Job Description are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.
Education/Experience: Master’s degree (M.A.) in Orientation and Mobility from an accredited college or university; or an equivalent combination of education and experience that qualifies the incumbent for certification as an Orientation & Mobility Specialist. Prefer a qualified person with a disability but all will be considered.
More information available at www.the-league.org.
Those considering applying for this position are encouraged to review the job description and League information located at this website.
Resumes accepted until the position is filled.
Pay Rate: Negotiable
To Apply: Send cover letter and resume to:
Director of Program and Services
5821 S. Anthony Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46816
The League is an equal employment opportunity employer, and is committed to making reasonable accommodations needed by qualified individuals with disabling conditions that enable them to perform the essential functions of the position. People from racial/cultural minority groups and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.