Join our Team! NEN is hiring professional staff for the 2016-2017 school year
Nine East Network is seeking professional candidates to work with students who are deaf and hard of hearing for the 2016-17 school year.
We are seeking:
- Parent Advisors/Parent Coaches – to work with children (age birth to three) who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families;
- Teachers of the Deaf- to work directly with school-aged children that may rely on oral and/or sign language for communication (position may be itinerant);
- Consultants for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing – to assist schools, families, and children concerning access to language, communication, and the educational environment;
- Coordinator of Sign Support and Instruction – to assist in developing standards and curriculum for the instruction of sign language as a primary language and its use as a supplemental support for communication.
Candidates must be qualified by training and experience, and licensed where required (Teachers and Consultants). These positions typically require travel by car throughout Vermont, and communication with a variety of professionals, families, and students. Competitive salary and benefits package. Positions begin approximately August 18, 2016.
Nine East Network is a statewide education agency operating the Vermont Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program, which includes the Vermont Parent Infant Program, School-Age Consulting Services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children, and Sign Communication Support Services. The mission of Nine East Network’s DHH Program is to empower children through language development and access to communication. We value collaboration with families and educators to help children of any communication mode(s) develop linguistic, educational and social skills in order to achieve their full potential. We encourage the use of the most current technologies and evidence-based methods to fully meet the diverse needs of this community.
Interested and qualified individuals may send their resume and a letter of interest to [email protected] or mail to:
Nine East Network
attn: Ileene Therrien
9 West Street
Montpelier, VT 05602