Date Posted: Jul 2, 2020
Position Title: Academic Interventionist DHH- Sign Language Technicians
Reports to: Principal
Benefits Eligible: Yes
The Sign Language Technician’s primary purpose is to assist in improving academic achievement and behavior of Deaf or Hard of Hearing students in grades K-12 both in the general education setting and center-based programs. They will work directly with teachers to assist students in reinforcing sign language, primarily in the areas of English/ELA and mathematics. The Technician will also plan, implement, and assess intervention services to ensure fidelity; enable teachers’ capacity to effectively implement instructional practices for individual students or small groups of students. Technicians will work alongside classroom teachers in planning and implementing English/ELA and math intervention initiatives.
If you are a current Detroit Public Schools Community District employee, you do not have to submit to a new security clearance, unless your new role requires a different type of criminal background check.
In alignment with Michigan law, if you are hired to fill a position, you will be required to submit to a Detroit Public Schools Community District criminal background check. Information regarding required background checks will be shared at point of hire.
Method of Application:
Applicants must apply through the online application system. Only applications submitted through the online application system will be considered for any posted position and all applications require a resume to be considered.
Successful candidates are required to submit official transcript(s) at point of offer to hire. Teaching service outside of the Detroit Public Schools Community District must be verified by the applicant's prior employer(s) prior to hire. It is the applicant's responsibility to provide all documentation (including copies) as requested.
Applicants requesting assistance during the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources via email at [email protected] or phone at (313) 873-6897.
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