AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER (JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY)

Corvallis SD 509J ( learn more )

Corvallis, OR ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3162129
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : September 20, 2019

Job Description

Hours: 6.5 hours per day
Contract Status: Regular/Probationary
Start Date: 2019-20 School Year
Calendar: 179 Day
FLSA:  Non-Exempt Classified
Rate: $24.45 per hour
Notes: There may be additional time added for riding on the bus with the student.

Purpose:   To support student learning by providing American Sign Language transcription of textbooks and other instructional materials using the appropriate Sign Language code and formatting.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Maintains high standards and expectations for students in a manner that encourages independent learning and personal growth.
  • Accurately produces Sign Language transcription utilizing computer software and other identified equipment.
  • Accurately interpret information accurately, conveying the thought, intent and spirit of the speaker in a manner appropriate to the communication needs of the participant.
  • Prepare, preview and study subjects to be interpreted to research vocabulary and appropriate terminology to provide an accurate, appropriate interpretation.
  • Provide academic assistance under the direction of the teacher of the deaf and/or the mainstream classroom teacher.
  • Coordinates with teachers and other staff to manage priorities and anticipate the flow of work during the term.
  • Provides other related services as assigned.
Note:    The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility. 

Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. and some college preferred.
  • Requires specialized training and certification.
  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work rapidly, neatly and accurately at highly detailed and repetitive tasks.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to understand and implement the school/program’s instructional goals and carry out work assignments in a manner that supports those goals.
  • Ability to interact effectively and collaboratively with individuals and groups of all ages.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to effectively perform multiple, simultaneous tasks with numerous interruptions.
  • Proficient in use of classroom/program equipment and technology.
  • Ability to obtain specialized training as required.
  • Ability to travel among district facilities as needed; if driving, the ability to meet district driving standards.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Language: American Sign
    Student Services > Translator
  • Contact Information

    • Karlie Adkins , HR Specialist
    • 1555 SW 35th Street
    • Corvallis, Oregon 97333
    • Phone: 5417575840
    • Fax: 5417573898
    • Email: click here

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