Website State of Montana
- Engaging adult learners in learning American Sign Language (ASL) in classroom style instruction, small group learning, and 1:1 mentoring
- Engaging adult learners in learning ASL using interactive videoconferencing tools for distance education
- Provide ASL instruction at the beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels depending on the group of learners or individual learners
- Design instruction based on the curriculum ASL at Work (materials provided) and learners’s Sign Language Proficiency Interview scores to facilitate learners’s skills improving to a higher level
- Collaborate with ASL-English Bilingual Specialist, Interpreter Coordinator, Interpreters, and the Sign Language Proficiency Interview (SLPI) team for consistency in curriculum and in specific signs across instruction
- Maintain regular and close contact with the Deaf community
- Engage adult learners in attending and participating in Deaf community events
- Providing instruction may involve weekend and evening work
- Work with Supervisor to document flexible hours during pay period weeks
- Work time may include evenings, weekends, and/or split shifts (flexible to meet the needs of staff)
- Other related duties as assigned
- Must be able to teach American Sign Language.
- Sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability and ethnic backgrounds of staff members.
- Ability to follow curriculum.
- The successful candidate will be required to have fluent sign language skills to communicate with deaf and hard of hearing staff and students
Qualification & Experience:
- Membership and certification in ASLTA preferred.
- Education and training related to ASL, the Deaf community and its culture.
Company: State of Montana
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Functions: Information Technology
Job Location: Great Falls, MT, US
Application Deadline: N/A