Employment Opportunities

Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc.

(AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER)

 

JOB TITLE:             Sign Language Instructor

REPORTS TO:        Community Engagement Coordinator

 

OPENING DATE:     Ongoing

CLOSING DATE:     Ongoing

LOCATION:             St. Louis, Missouri

PAY RAGE:             Commensurable by experience

JOB  CLASS:          Independent Contractor

DURATION:             Varies

BENEFITS:             N/A

 

SUMMARY:

 

The Sign Language Instructor is primarily responsible for providing quality sign language instruction to community members.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Provide high-quality sign language instruction to community members and/or organizations.
  • Be willing to teach sign language in various environments including (but not limited to) 1:1 tutoring with individuals who want to learn sign language, instruction for a 6-week (1.5 hours a week) class with 25 community individuals, or providing sign language lessons for an organization
  • Ensure that the materials is accessible
  • Be able to document and assess educational outcomes of progress
  • Provide session-end evaluation to document quality assurance
  • Encourage students to learn more about sign language and the deaf community

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Ability to communicate effectively with others, and to relate in a professional, helpful manner.
  • Involvement in Deaf Community for at least five years
  • Have experience teaching American sign language
  • Proficient in America Sign Language (ASL).

 

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability or any other status which may be protected by Federal, State or local law.

 

Contact: Email a cover letter and resume to Thomas Green, Community Engagement Coordinator at tgreen@deafinc.org.

 

 

 

25 E. Frisco Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63119

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FAX: (314) 266-7427

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