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2022-2023 School Year Job Announcement: Physical Education Teacher

The Ohio State School for the Blind (OSSB) is a collaboration of students who are blind and visually impaired, their families, staff and community members who provide an individualized road map that develops the whole student.

To view the OSSB Strategic Plan that helps guide decisions to improve education for Ohio’s Blind and Visually Impaired students, please click here.

The Ohio State School for the Blind, Educational Programs and Services, is seeking a Physical Education Teacher to instruct students in a well-managed and creative classroom based on research-based principles and student data, assess and monitor student progress and continue to develop professional skills.

Major Responsibilities & Duties:
• Develops learning goals/lesson plans that are appropriate for students and are aligned with the school’s curriculum and Ohio's Extended Academic Content Standards;
• Creates and selects teaching methods, learning activities, and instructional materials or other resources that are appropriate to the students and are aligned with the goals of the lesson/unit;
• Creates or selects evaluation strategies that are appropriate for the students and that are aligned with the goals of the lesson/unit;
• Conducts state mandated assessments and those in accordance with OSSB policy as requested;
• Makes referrals for special services on an as needed basis;
• Communicates with parents or guardians about student learning;
• Participates as a member of the IEP/ETR team (i.e. collecting and maintaining data, completing evaluations, completing progress reports and write educational/behavioral plans/reports);
• Stays current on recent trends in Blind/visually Impaired and specific subject areas;
• Submits an annual Individual Professional Development Plan for review and approval by the LPDC.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Must maintain valid Ohio certification/licensure for grade level, subject area or special assignment.
• Must hold a current American Red Cross Lifeguard, or a nationally recognized equivalent, certificate.
• Must hold a current CPR, First Aid and AED certificate. *
(*Lifeguard certificate and CPR, First Aid and AED certificate may be attained after employment.)

- Salary commensurate with education and experience.
- All qualified candidates should apply at, Physical Education Teacher - OSSB.

Ohio State School for the Blind, Office of Human Resources
5220 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43214
Phone: 614-644-5968, Fax: 614-995-7542, [email protected]

The State of Ohio is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin (ancestry), military status, disability, age (40 years or older), genetic information, sexual orientation, or caregiver status, in making employment-related decisions about an individual.