Teacher

Recruitment #200612-UNCZ-17

Introduction

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Resumes or vitas will be accepted and must include educational and work background listing places of employment, beginning/ending dates of employment, and description of duties performed.

Please submit references along with resume. 
Information should include a telephone number where you can be reached during office hours, your mailing address, and the announcement number and position for which you are applying.  

 Send to: 
Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services
   ATTN: Human Resources Unit
   3535 NW 58th St, Ste. 500
   Oklahoma City, OK 73112

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please contact Human Resources at HR@okdrs.gov

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Teacher

Location: Oklahoma School for the Blind – Muskogee

Essential Functions:
Position is responsible for providing classroom instruction to blind/visually impaired elementary students; provide instructional services for students based upon the curriculum requirements for each student’s IEP (Individual Educational Plan); prepare and maintain appropriate reports, records and documents necessary to comply with school policy and meet the local, state and federal requirements to include lesson plans, progress reports, IEPs, curriculum materials and other items as necessary.

Preferred Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university. Possession of a current and valid teaching certificate in the appropriate subject/content area issued by the Oklahoma Department of Education.

Preferred Qualifications
Visual Impairment (VI) Certification

Selective Qualifications:
Special Education Certification issued by the Oklahoma State Department of Education.

Salary
Annual salary range is $37,821.00 - $55,615.00, depending on years of teaching experience and certification. Special education certification also receives an additional 5% of base salary. Employees are provided paid health, dental, life and retirement benefits as well as an option to participate in the State’s tax-deferred annuity program.  This will be a 180-day per year, contracted position.

Conclusion

Veteran’s preference points apply only for initial appointment in the classified service.