Careers at DSB
Want to join an agency that has consistently been a national leader amongst blind agencies in competitive employment? Join us in the advancement of our mission—“Inclusion, Independence, and Economic Vitality for People with Visual Disabilities”—and you’ll help lead the way.
Washington State offers a generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance and retirement. Employees enjoy extensive opportunities for professional and personal development.
The Department of Services for the Blind has an opening available for a full-time Rehabilitation Teaching/Orientation and Mobility Specialist in Vancouver, Washington. This position serves as a member of a multidisciplinary team that provides comprehensive Orientation and Mobility and Rehabilitation Teaching services to blind and visually-impaired adults. The scope of services includes Activities of Daily Living, Orientation and Mobility, and Basic Low Vision components based on Adaptive Skills Assessment.
The Department of Services for the Blind has an opening available for a full-time Rehabilitation Teaching/Orientation & Mobility Specialist. The Rehabilitation Teacher works as a member of a multi-disciplinary (vocational rehabilitation and independent living) work team to provide comprehensive orientation and mobility, low vision and rehabilitation teaching (O&M/RT) services to blind and visually impaired adults. This position primarily serves customers from the West Central Team in the North Regional Customer Services Unit Team. The North Region Team shares responsibility for customers in the following counties; King, Snohomish, Island, Whatcom, and San Juan.
Reporting to the CFO, this position is responsible for professional and technical advice to agency managerial staff through written and verbal communications channels and to provide technical support for the agency’s case management system. This position supports the agency mission through critical information management, reporting and training. The position serves as an expert professional practitioner who has extensive knowledge and expertise in management information systems. The position requires expert database and spreadsheet skills, sound professional judgment, and effective communications.