Under the direct supervision of the Principal- Special Education, teaches hearing-impaired students a curriculum geared to each student's level using designated communication systems.
Evaluates physical, self-help, social academic and communication competencies for each student appropriate to age level; plans and implements educational objectives as strategized and agreed to by staff and parents on the current Individual Education Plan; develops sequential lesson plans and provides appropriate instructional materials; establishes a functional and stimulating environment which encourages the development of a positive self image; interfaces with additional professional staff(psychologist, nurse, speech-language pathologist, audiologist, etc.) to meet special needs of students; provides for supervision of class at all times in an orderly fashion; communicates with parents on total program, student's individual program needs and progress, and carryover between home and school; ensures each child is wearing appropriate amplification; attends audiological exams with the child when possible; when applicable, supervises paraprofessionals, interpreters, volunteers, parents, and student teachers working in the classroom.
The SCCOE offers a credential bonus and a master's degree stipend! We provide eligible employees with valuable benefits options, including medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program and life insurance.
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REQUIRED MINIMUM TRAINING, EDUCATION, AND LICENSING
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university - a valid California Education Specialist Instruction Credential authorizing Deaf & Hard of Hearing or Communication Handicapped; or - other CA Special Education Credential authorizing the teaching of hearing impaired students. - Must have an English Learner Authorization
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES
Demonstrated knowledge and experience in teaching children in need of special education; knowledge of, and ability to implement the intent of federal and state mandates for special education in a classroom setting; ability to communicate successfully with parents and staff.
Internal Number: 02
About Santa Clara County Office of Education
Working collaboratively with school and community partners, the Santa Clara County Office of Education (SCCOE) is a regional service agency that provides instructional, business, and technology services to the 31 school districts of Santa Clara County. The County Office of Education directly serves students through special education programs, alternative schools, Head Start and State Preschool programs, migrant education, and Opportunity Youth Academy. The SCCOE also provides academic and fiscal oversight and monitoring to districts in addition to the 23 Santa Clara County Board of Education authorized charter schools.