Interpreter ASL

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Start Date
08/17/2022
Position Areas
Special Education

Description

Interpreter - Hearing Impaired
Contract and Benefits

Hours a day: 7
Hourly rate: Based on Experience and Certification

Contact Information:

  • Name: Peter Clarke
  • Phone: 801-610-8205
  • Email: pclarke@alpinedistrict.org
The job of Interpreter - Hearing Impaired is done for the purpose/s of providing support to the instructional program with specific responsibilities for assisting in the instruction or supervision of hearing impaired students; providing voice to sign and sign to voice support; and serving as a resource to other school personnel requiring assistance with hearing impaired persons.

Essential Functions
  • Attends Individual Education Program meetings with assigned student(s) for the purpose of providing necessary input into the evaluation of students' progress and/or implementing/modifying students' objectives through the conversion of conversation to ASL.
  • Provides sign to voice for hearing impaired student(s) with limited speech for the purpose of facilitating classroom instruction of the hearing impaired student(s).
  • Other Functions Adapts classroom work under the direction of the teacher for the purpose of providing a method to support and/or reinforce lesson plans to assigned students.
  • Assesses classroom, assembly hall, and other room setups for hearing impaired students (e.g. noise level, visibility, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring proper setup to facilitate hearing impaired students' learning.
  • Attends inservice meetings for the purpose of obtaining information and upgrading classroom skills necessary for the successful educational process for deaf or hard of hearing students.
  • Facilitates under supervision, first aid and assistance to medically fragile children (e.g. tube feeding, toileting, diapering, etc, etc.) for the purpose of providing required care for assigned students.
  • Interprets subject specific tests and skill assessments under the guidance of a classroom teacher or resource teacher for the purpose of evaluating students' language ability and subject proficiency.
  • Monitors student activities (e.g. classroom, lunch, grounds, etc.) for the purpose of providing for the safety and welfare of students.
  • Provides ASL interpretation for group meetings for the purpose of providing content understanding to hearing impaired participants.
Requirements:
  • age 16+
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • UIP State Certification

Posted By

Alpine School District

575 N. 100 E , American Fork, UT 84003
 

At the following locations

Special Education

490 N State , Lindon, UT 84042