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Deaf Digest Blue – October 16, 2011


positions open Austine School for the Deaf & Vermont Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing various locations in Vermont

Due to an expanding program we are looking for dedicated professionals to provide support and services to Deaf & Hard of Hearing students. We are now interviewing all qualified applicants for the following positions.

– Teacher /Coordinator, William Center Location: Brattleboro,VT Time Base: Full -Time

Qualifications: Masters Degree in Deaf Education or Special Education Minimum of 5 years teaching and administrative experience. Experience in working with a variety of disabilities including Autism. Training and experience in instruction improvement Effective communication skills to include ASL Responsibilities: Oversees the supervision and development of all William Center Teachers. Oversee daily operation of William Center Autism Program. Coordinate Special Education procedures for the William Center. Maintain accurate records.

– Victim Advocate/community educator Deaf Vermonters Advocacy Services Location: statewide Vermont Time Base: 2 part-time positions

Qualifications: * BA degree or equivalent experience * Fluency in American Sign Language

Advocacy experience: * Work from a philosophy or empowerment * Ability to work with a diverse population * Exceptional listening skills and ability to empathize * Knowledge of domestic and sexual violence

Send resume and cover letter to Keri Darling

– Residential Advisors: Location: Brattleboro, VT Time base: All shifts; including Overnight shifts & weekends

* Qualifications: Bachelors Degree or High School Graduate & 21 years of age; Effective communication skills to include ASL; Willingness to receive CPR, First Aid and Restraint Training; Willingness to learn behavior management techniques; Understands the uniqueness and development of Deaf & Hard of Hearing students.

* Responsibilities:  Enhance social and interpersonal relationships among the student; Assist in the development and implementation of proactive, preventative residential  Programs which help students develop into healthy well- rounded individuals

– Speech – Language Pathologist Location: Brattleboro, VT Time Base: part time

– Paraprofessionals Location: Brattleboro, VT Time Base: Part time

* Qualifications: Bachelors Degree or High School Diploma and 21 years old and related experience; Understands the uniqueness and development of Deaf and Hard of Hearing students; Proficiency in ASL; Valid driver’s license; Willingness to obtain a VT bus license

* Responsibilities: Assist teachers with tutoring and instruction, classroom management and clerical tasks; Assist with morning residential program; Must be able to assist student with physical motor needs to include lifting guiding.

for all of the above positions that are based in Brattleboro, VT, please send letter of interest & resume to:

Kelly Therieau Austine School for the Deaf 209 Austine Dr Brattleboro, VT 05301

or send email to:

802-258-9510 Fax# 802-258-9574


recruiting for applicants Pre-K Teacher The Louisiana Schools for the Deaf & Visually Impaired Baton Rouge, LA

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posting Deaf Youth Program Coordinator Deaf Services Center, Inc Worthington, Ohio

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*  Director of LIFESIGNS – Los Angeles

To learn more about the above positions at GLAD, please go to our website:

If interested for any of these positions then please submit resume and application to:

Jeff Fetterman Human Resources Manager Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness, Inc. 2222 Laverna Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90041

V/TDD:  (323) 550-4207 Fax #:  (323) 550-4204



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