The Blind & Visually Impaired Center of Monterey County. Position: Rehabilitation Specialist

The Blind & Visually Impaired Center of Monterey County is pleased to announce a job opportunity for its center located in Pacific Grove, CA.  For more information please contact Jeannie Cordero, Program Director, at 831-649-3505 or by email at




Position: Rehabilitation Specialist


Hours: 37½ hours per week, FTE        


Salary: $42,000 to $50,000; plus medical, dental and vision insurance; three-month probationary period; paid time off; $0.48 per mile travel reimbursement


Holidays: Ten paid holidays per year


Paid Time Off: Employee accrues up to 25 paid days off per year


Retirement: The BVIC offers an opportunity to participate in a simple IRA after a six-month waiting period to join the plan


Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation teaching for visually impaired or BA in Special Education with minimum one year experience working with the visually impaired. Valid driver’s license and own transportation.


Reports to: Business Director and Program Director




Independent Living Instruction; outreach and center-based

•Assess and evaluate client’s needs in home, community, education or vocational settings

•Develop plan of care for client

•Teach adaptive independent living skills, including Braille

•Facilitate referrals to appropriate agencies or services

•Document clients’ care


Public Relations

•Liaison to community sources concerning low vision services

•Participate in presentations and in-service workshops



•Work with other agencies and individuals to promote the goals of the BVIC and its clients



•Work closely with staff members to ensure that clients are served efficiently


Address: 225 Laurel Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Telephone: 831-649-3505