Wednesday , February 1 2023

Montana Jobs For ASL Instructor

Website State of Montana

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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

Job Requirements:

  • 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.

Job Details:

Company: State of Montana

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Great Falls, MT, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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