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Alamogordo, Residential Campus Opportunities

 

 

Education Substitutes

Education Substitutes assist students who are blind/visually impaired with instructional tasks in classroom.  Substitutes are on an “as-needed” and “on-call” basis.

 

Teacher for the Visually Impaired

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired is currently recruiting for a Teacher for the Visually Impaired as a Braille Instructor. This successful individual will have the flexibility in background and training to provide a comprehensive educational program to all grade level students with visual impairments, and multiple disabilities.  Must hold Teacher of the Visually Impaired certification, and must possess or be eligible for NM Public Education Department licensure. Endorsement in Language Arts is preferred. Will be required to maintain Braille proficiency. Full‑time, 9-month contract for the 2024-2025 school year.  This is an in person position for the Alamogordo campus.  Position open until filled.  

 

Registered Nurse, Substitutes

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired is currently recruiting for Registered Nurse, Substitutes.  These individuals plan and implement health care services to visually and/or multiply impaired students.  The ability to demonstrate current knowledge in professional issues in school nursing, school and community health, communicable disease control, health assessment, acute and chronic health conditions, injury prevention and emergency care, student issues, and legal/ethical health policies.  New Mexico Board of Nursing Multicompact Licensure is required, eligible for certification from the New Mexico Public Education Department and a minimum of two years’ experience, preferably in pediatrics.  Work schedule is Sunday –Friday, as well as occasional weekends and/or out of state travel when necessary.  As a substitute will be on an as needed basis.   Applications accepted until filled.

 

Education Assistant

Performs instructional tasks in classroom to assist licensed teaching staff.  High School diploma/GED and NM Public Education Department Level 3 licensure will be required.  Background/experience in working with visual/multiply-impaired students is preferred.  Full-time position will be required to become Braille proficient.  Full-time, 9-month position for the 2024-2025 school year.  Applications accepted until filled.

 

Teacher of Students with Multiple Impairments

Duties include the ability to provide a comprehensive educational program to students K-12 with visual impairments and multiple disabilities.  Bachelor’s degree or higher in Special Education and certification in Vision is preferred or must be willing to acquire.  Must possess or be eligible for NM Public Education Department licensure. Will be required to become Braille proficient.  Full‑time contract for the 2024-2025 school year. Applications accepted until filled. 

 

Security Guard

The campus Security Guard will safeguard NMSBVI property against fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry by performing duties including but not limited to:  patrolling NMSBVI grounds and buildings, assisting and providing direct support to staff and students on grounds to and from NMSBVI buildings and campus locations, reporting suspicious persons on grounds and maintaining security logs and reports.  This is a graveyard shift position with hours from 12:30 AM to 8:30 AM, Sunday thru Thursday. High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Full time, 9-month position.  Applications will be accepted until filled.

 

 

Albuquerque, Early Childhood Campus Opportunities

 

 

Occupational Therapist

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Early Childhood Program is currently recruiting for an Occupational Therapist with sensory integration experience to provide services for young children who are blind/visually impaired.  Prefer Occupational Therapist with experience in both early childhood and blindness.  NM Board of Occupational Therapy license and licensure through the NM Public Education Department are required.  This is a half-time, 9-month contract position for the 2024-2025 school year.  Applications accepted until filled.

 

Education Assistant

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Early Childhood Program is seeking an Education Assistant.  Background/experience in working with visual/multiply-impaired students is preferred.  HS diploma/GED and NM Public Education Department licensure will be required.  Will be required to become Braille proficient.  This is a 9-month position. Looking for someone to fill the position for the 2024-2025 school year.  Applications accepted until filled.

 

Music Teacher

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Early Childhood Program is seeking an experienced and qualified Music Teacher for our site-based preschool and kindergarten program in Albuquerque.  Music teacher will plan and implement musical instruction for students who are visually impaired, including those with multiple impairments. Goals include helping a diverse population of students to learn music appreciation, vocal performance and/or learning to explore and play musical instruments while enhancing academic learning.  Must have current or be eligible for a New Mexico PED Licensure in music; Preschool and Special Education background/experience strongly preferred.  The successful candidate must become licensed as a teacher of the visually impaired.  Full-time, 9-month certified position for the 2024-2025 school year.  Applications accepted until filled.

 

Substitute Teacher

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Early Childhood Program is seeking Substitute Teachers.  Substitutes work in the classroom with students and support instructional learning.  Substitutes are on an “as-needed” and “on-call” basis.  Looking for someone to fill the position for the 2023-2024 school year. 

 

Driver/Caregiver, Substitute

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired is recruiting for a substitute Driver/Caregiver. Background/experience in transporting or working with children with visual impairments and/or multiple disabilities is preferred. Required to assist with self-help routines with students. Driving will include routes to Gallup and Farmington on weekends. Good driving record required. This is a 9 month substitute position with extended runs on Fridays and Sundays and occasional Mondays. Applications accepted until filled.

 

Registered Nurse, Substitute

The New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Early Childhood Program is currently recruiting for a RN Substitute, in Albuquerque.  This position will provide health care services to visually and/or multiply impaired students in an educational pre-school setting.  New Mexico Board of Nursing Licensure is required, and eligibility for NM Public Education Department licensure; minimum of two years experience, preferably in pediatrics.  9‑month contract.  Applications accepted until filled.

 

Statewide Opportunities

No available positions at this time.

Family, Infant, Toddler Program

No available positions at this time.

 

 

 

 

 

An Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Instructions for submitting application

Send your resume attached to e-mail in PDF, RTF, DOC, WPD, or TXT format with cover letter in the message body, to: hr@nmsbvi.k12.nm.us
Cover letter should include your contact information and specific opportunity you are pursuing.

Applications may be picked up at the Administration Building of either NMSBVI campus (Alamogordo or Albuquerque.) Additionally, PDF applications are available for download. You may open / download whichever PDF form applies to your job of interest; either print a hard-copy and fill it in or fill in the fillable PDF; then return it by US mail (addresses shown above), email to address shown above, or in person. Applications may be downloaded here:

 For Licensed Positions (Superintendent, teachers, etc.) ~ NMSBVI Licensed Job Application PDF

 For Most Other Positions (non-teaching) ~ NMSBVI Job Application PDF (with Fields)

Offers of employment are contingent upon verification of individual's eligibility for employment in the United States*, clearance of a criminal records check, and proof that the person is free of tuberculosis in a transmissible form.

 

 

 

Alamogordo Campus

NMSBVI
Linda Lyle Administration Building
1900 North White Sands Blvd.
Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: (575/800) 437-3505
Fax: 1 (575) 439-4490
e-mail: hr@nmsbvi.k12.nm.us

 

Alamogordo Campus Entrance Sign

 

 

 

Albuquerque Campus

NMSBVI
801 Stephen Moody SE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Phone: (575/800) 437-3505, ext. 4401
Fax: 1 (505) 291-5456
Email: Human Resource
Veronica (Ronnie) Hernandez, Human Resources Director

ECP entrance with NMSBVI transportation busses parked.

 

 

Disclaimer:

Offers of employment are contingent upon verification of individual’s eligibility for employment in the US, clearance of a criminal records check, and proof that the person is free of tuberculosis in a transmissible form.

An EEO/AA Employer
*Verification of individual's eligibility for employment in the United States.
NMSBVI postings of job availability are posted in connection with the applicant's filing of permanent alien labor certification if applicable. Applicants should report to the Human Resource Manager, at 1900 N. White Sands Blvd., Alamogordo, NM 88310. Any person may provide documentary evidence bearing on the application to the New Mexico Department of Labor and/or the Regional Certifying Officer of the U.S. Department of Labor.
Their addresses are:

 

 

 

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Alien Labor Certification Program
New Mexico Department of Labor
P.O. Box 1928
Albuquerque, NM 87103

Certifying Officer
U.S. Department of Labor
Employment and Training Administration
525 Griffin St.
Dallas, TX 75202