ASL Specialist

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Full-time
Grade Levels
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Benefits
Offers 401K
Offers Pension
Start Date
Immediately
Position Areas
Special Education

Description

Job Description The Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB) invites you to consider an enjoyable and gratifying employment opportunity with our school. We are looking for a caring and motivated ASL Specialist located in Salt Lake at the JMS Campus.

Principal Duties As an ASL Specialist you will: -Provides language support through the use of American Sign Language (ASL)/English intervention services to deaf and/or hard of hearing students with the purpose of guiding each child toward language proficiency. -Acts as a resource on ASL for students, families, and other professionals. -Communicates proficiently with students in the language that provides the best possible access to content and communicates in ways that facilitate learning. -Provides one-on-one instruction, small group instruction, and large group instruction. -Provides immersion opportunities to facilitate language development. -Collaborates with other classroom teachers, speech and language pathologists, and the division director to ensure that the individual needs of children are being met. -Plans learning experiences utilizing school curricula, IEP goals and objectives, and other appropriate materials and activities. -Prepares lesson plans, reports and keeps records of student progress. -Improves professional competence through participation in staff development activities and other professional growth activities. -Conducts ASL language assessments, both formal and informal, for IEP evaluation.

Posted By

Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind

742 Harrison Blvd. , Ogden, UT 84404
 

At the following locations

Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind - SLC

1655 East 3300 South , Salt Lake City, UT 84106