Teacher of the DeafBlind - Wasatch Front

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Grade Levels
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Benefits
Offers 401K
Offers Pension
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Special Education

Description

Job Description The Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB) invites you to consider a challenging and diverse employment opportunity with our school. We are looking for a highly-motivated individual to fill a full-time position as a Teacher of the Deafblind. This position will be working along the Wasatch Front and surrounding areas.

Principle Duties As a Teacher of the Deafblind you will: -Provide outreach services to students who are deafblind in the state of Utah. -Organize your time to meet the varied requirements of a caseload of students, supervision of interveners, travel, reports, training, meetings, and other required assignments and responsibilities. -Collaborate with classroom teachers to plan learning experiences for young children and students who are deafblind, ages birth-22, based on State Standards. -Develop IEP goals and objectives, based on assessment, to meet the specific deafblind needs of children and students. -Provide support and strategies to create an environment that is conducive to learning, while meeting the needs of a student who is deafblind. -Consult with and provide training and technical assistance to those involved in the education of young children and students who are deafblind, including classroom teachers and staff, related service providers, and other school and district personnel. -Participate in training activities to further develop skills in deafblind strategies and other related topics. -Recruit, hire, and supervise interveners. (Interveners are specially trained paraeducators who work 1:1 with students who are deafblind as determined by need). -Participate in various family education and support activities. -Work collaboratively with other professionals on various committees, task forces, or other specialized assignments.

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Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind

742 Harrison Blvd. , Ogden, UT 84404
 

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Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind

742 Harrison Blvd. , Ogden, UT 84404


Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind - SLC

1655 East 3300 South , Salt Lake City, UT 84106