Submit an Atlanta Area School for the Deaf Application* or State of Georgia Application for Employment to:
Tamecia K. Wright
Atlanta Area School for the Deaf
890 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, Georgia 30021
*Resume/application should include daytime telephone number and prior employment history with addresses and telephone numbers. If a resume is submitted, it must be accompanied by a cover letter.
|Announcement - AASD 12-05 ||All Job Openings
|Job Title:||Substitute Teacher (Blind/Deaf)
|Post Date:||June 20, 2012
|Apply by:||Continuous Recruitment
|Job ID:||Part-Time, Hourly
|Location:||Atlanta Area School for the Deaf, 890 North Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021
|Program/Unit:||State Schools/Office of Policy and External Affairs
|Description of Duties:||
Provides a comprehensive educational of instruction to students who are hearing impaired. Responsibilities include assessing and documenting students' communication skills, functional reading/math skills, independent living skills, and educational/behavioral development; identifying appropriate individualized educational goals; developing and implementing instructional lesson plans; maintaining documentation of student progress; and utilizing appropriate instructional techniques based on individual student needs.
High School Diploma or GED and four hours of initial substitute teacher training provided by a local education agency in Georgia, and sign language proficiency at the "Intermediate Level" as measured by the Sign Communication Proficiency Instrument.
Preference will be given to applicants who, in addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, possess one or more of the following:
• Bachelor’s Degree
• Valid or expired professional teaching certificate at level 4 or higher (or letter of eligibility for the same)
• Completion of at least one or more years of post-secondary training beyond a high school diploma ranked in order of number of years completed
• Sign language proficiency at the "Advanced Level" as measured by the Sign Communication Instrument.
Part-time, hourly position with no benefits. Hourly pay rate is $9.00 - $18.00 commensurate with education level and employment experience.
Consideration/interviews will begin as soon as a list of applicants is
established. Applications/resumes will be evaluated and only those meeting the
qualifications will be considered. Top candidates will be contacted for
interviews. No notification will be sent to applicants except those who are
selected for interviews. Due to the large volume of applications received by
this office, we are unable to provide information on your application
It is the policy of the Atlanta Area School for the Deaf not to discriminate
on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, or age in its
In accordance with Public Law 99-603, also known as the Immigration Reform
and Control Act of 1986, the Department of Education employs only U.S. citizens
and lawfully authorized alien workers. All persons hired by the Georgia
Department of Education are required to verify identity and employment
eligibility and must agree to undergo drug screening and a criminal background