Starting salary will be between $20.00 - $24.00 per hour (approximately $36,608 - $43,929),plus excellent benefits. Additional compensation up to $2.97 per hour may be given for relevant credits beyond a Bachelor's degree. A twelve-month probationary period will be required. This position is in pay schedule 13, pay range 04.
The Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is committed to ensuring every child graduates ready for further education and the workforce. We must align our efforts so students are learning the skills and knowledge necessary to become contributing members of our communities. To build on our long-standing commitment to public education, we strive to recruit and retain quality employees who are willing to talk openly and commit to helping increase the diversity of our organization. Our employees are vital to the success of our students, schools and communities.
The Department of Public Instruction, Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired (WCBVI) is currently seeking applicants for a full-time, school-year (88%) Intellectual Disabilities Teacher. This position is located at WCBVI, 1700 West State Street, Janesville, WI.
The WCBVI operates a residential school for state residents ages three to twenty-one who are blind and/or have multiple disabilities. The school provides academic and career education on-site.
Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Principal, this position provides instruction for students who are blind or visually impaired and/or have additional disabilities in a residential program. The position will use innovative techniques, equipment and materials. The position will adapt and develop appropriate classroom activities and technology to students K-12 who are visually impaired and/or who have additional disabilities.
A criminal background check will be conducted prior to an offer of hire.
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the United States (i.e., a citizen or national of the U.S., a lawful permanent resident, a non-resident authorized to work in the U.S. without DPI sponsorship). The Department of Public Instruction does not sponsor visas, either at time of hire or at any later time.
A minimally qualified candidate must be licensed or eligible for licensure in Intellectual Disability (1810) with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
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Permanent classified state employees who are eligible for consideration as a transfer or voluntary demotion or former permanent classified employees should complete the online application process to apply. Questions regarding this process can be directed to the contact listed in the job announcement. If you are registered as a veteran with a 30% or more service-connected disability through the State of Wisconsin's non-competitive job announcement, please submit your resume to the HR Specialist listed above.