Blind and Low Vision Education Network (BLENNZ) Auckland

Developmental orientation and mobility specialist

General, Therapist

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 10:37 AM 21 February 2019
Closes 5pm 25 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rQm

We are seeking applications for a developmental orientation and mobility specialist in order to increase the growing team.

We are a special character national school that provides educational services to learners who are blind, deafblind or low vision. One of the services we provide is developmental orientation and mobility (DOM) which is about techniques and support to learners, their whānau and educational team to optimise the learner’s ability to move and travel. 

Qualified DOMs are invited to apply by submitting their CV and letter of application. 

If you are not qualified but interested applications are welcome from those who meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a relevant professional qualification e.g. OT/PT/teaching/CEP etc
  • And have qualified for any degree from a New Zealand university or equivalent
  • Or provide evidence of sufficient practical/professional experience of an acceptable standard in an area relevant to the qualification.

Training over a 3 year period will be provided in partnership with Massey University Postgrad Diploma in Specialist Teaching

Further details are available on enquiry.

Significant travel is required. 

For more information, please contact Kay Daly, Coordinator Developmental Orientation and Mobility Services, BLENNZ Homai Campus: ph (021) 614 280 or (09) 266 7109 extn 2015.

How to apply

Please send or email a letter of application and CV to:

Trish Ward, Administration Assistant
PB 801, Manurewa, Auckland 2243
(09) 266 7109

Vacancy reference #:1H9rQm

Listed 10:37 AM 21 February 2019
Closes 5pm 25 March 2019

Blind and Low Vision Education Network (BLENNZ) NZ

Organisation details

Blind and Low Vision Education Network (BLENNZ)

Location: Auckland