Sign Language Interpreter

Education Level and Certification:  High school diploma or GED and post-high school training in signing and ability to meet NDE Rule 51 criteria for sign language interpreters is required.

  Performance Responsibilities and Job Tasks:

Provide extra assistance to students with special needs, such as non-English-speaking students or those with physical and mental disabilities; Provide information to assigned D/HH students in the educational setting using a manual sign system and perform related duties as requested;  Assist in peer interaction in the educational setting;  Develop and maintain a positive rapport with students;  Assist students individually or in small groups to help them to reinforce learning concepts encountered or presented by teacher;   Discuss assigned duties with classroom teachers, Speech Language Pathologists and Deaf/Hard of Hearing Specialists to coordinate instructional efforts to meet IEP goals;          Keep informed of current trends in the field of interpreting;  Utilize instructional materials and other resources in a competent and effective manner, including computer, e-mail, and other technology to perform assigned duties;      Instruct and monitor students in the use and care of equipment and materials to prevent injuries and damage;        Present learning experiences to students under the direction and guidance of teachers, using appropriate methods and techniques, etc….

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Additional Information

Salary:  Per Classified Negotiated Agreement;  Start Date:  08/16/18

Contact Information

Scottsbluff Public Schools
1722 1st Avenue
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
https://www.sbps.net

Sue Ott
(p) (308) 635-6202
(f) (308) 635-6217

How to Apply

Apply online @ www.sbps.net, Employment Tab