Deaf and Hard of Hearing Teacher Jobs

As a deaf and hard of hearing teacher, you know the importance of bringing people together. Students count on you to help them understand the world around them while reaching their academic goals. You are a key player in bringing down their barriers and embracing diversity.

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The Bilingual Therapies family is here to help connect you with those students you care about, so you can share your vibrant energy and unique talents. With your solid grasp of American Sign Language and an evidence-based instructional approach, we will support and empower you to reach your fullest potential.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Teacher Responsibilities

DHH teachers are versatile. They thrive on complexity and are constant advocates for their students. They assist the IEP team with student assessment and instructional design and strive to create positive classroom cultures for students with hearing impairments. The DHH teacher supports students in the classroom as well as ensures success in transition and assessment. Here at Bilingual Therapies, we provide deaf and hard of hearing teacher opportunities to monolingual and bilingual candidates. While monolingual DHH teachers sign and teach in one language, bilingual teachers have the added layer of communicating in two languages – both verbally and non-verbally. 

DHH Teacher Requirements

To provide deaf and hard of hearing services, candidates need to fulfill several requirements. After you receive a bachelor’s degree, usually in Education or a related field, you will need to obtain a special education teaching credential, with a focus in deaf and hard of hearing. To receive the certification, you will have to complete coursework, pass the state Praxis exam and complete student teaching or interning. Many DHH teachers obtain a Master’s degree in the field, and some pursue a doctorate. You can also focus on several specialties, including Oral/Aural, ASL/English, bilingual and comprehensive. Each state varies slightly in its certification requirements, depending on the population you will serve, so be sure to research the specific benchmarks you need to meet.

DHH Teacher Salary and Job Outlook

Deaf and hard of hearing teachers can expect to have similar salaries as other special education teachers, varying by state and years of experience. As more students are identified with hearing challenges and enter the special education setting, the demand for DHH service providers continues to be robust. From 2019-2029, the projected job growth for special education teachers, including DHH teachers, is 3%. 

Here at Bilingual Therapies, we offer a chance to join a vibrant community of professionals who care. Browse through our DHH Teacher jobs today. Embrace differences and celebrate diversity, all while growing as a professional with us. Let us help you reach your career goals so that you can assist those students who need you the most. 

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Now Hiring: DHHT (Deaf and Hard of Hearing Teacher) - CT
Schools - Teacher of the Deaf / Hard of Hearing 21 days ago Milford, CT

Now Hiring: DHHT (Deaf and Hard of Hearing Teacher) - CT

Bilingual Therapies has partnered with a school district near Milford, CT to hire a teacher for the deaf and hard of hearing for a current opening for the upcoming school year. In this role you will work with middle school students. Interviews are currently being held for placement for the current school year.

Responsibilities:

  • Full-time 37.5/hrs
  • K12 population
  • Work with students who are deaf, going deaf, or are hard of hearing
  • Previous experience in schools or pediatrics preferred

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Master’s level teaching degree in Education for Teaching Deaf Students with endorsement or a separate certification
  • Must have Connecticut state teaching certification

Employment: Full-time, contract

To learn more about this teaching job opening, please apply and submit current resume to bernard.mejia@bilingualtherapies.com. You can also text or call me at (770)-557-3238 if you need additional information.

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