Assist Special Education Teacher in providing academic and independent living skills’ instruction, ...
NCLB Approved Para-professional Certificate and child care experience.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college, with a major in education or similar related field.
Illinois State Type 39 Certificate preferred.
Ability to assist with lifting and transferring students with physical disabilities; must be able to push wheelchairs as required.
Commitment to our mission of providing opportunities for people who are blind, visually impaired, dead-blind, or multi-disabled is essential.
The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired is an Equal Opportunity Employer in full compliance with local, state, and federal Civil Rights & Affirmative Action laws. The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired maintains a strong policy of accommodation and a consistent practice of employing qualified individuals with disabilities. All applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, sexual orientation, military status, order of protection status or unfavorable discharge from military service.