of Vacancy for Position of
Teacher - Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Instructional Program
The NIA DHH Program is in search of a Deaf/Hard of Hearing Teacher for the Total Communication Program. This would be a Pre-K Teacher fluent in sign language to develop vocabulary, auditory and language skills with students of various abilities.
Full-time, 182 days, 7.0 hours/day
Salary based on experience, qualifications, and placement on the NIA Teacher's Salary Schedule
Eligible for NIA Benefits Package
Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL) with Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing Endorsement; Fluent in Sign Language
|NIA Hearing Impaired Program, Westfield School, Algonquin, IL
||August 9, 2017
Hampshire High School
1600 Big Timber Road
Hampshire, IL 60140
You can download the application
form here, or call the NIA office and request one
Application Process and Deadline
1. Completion of NIA online application
2. Formal letter of application
3. Personal Resume
4. Letters of Recommendation (3)
6. Copy of appropriate certificate(s)
Deadline: June 30, 2017
The Northwestern Illinois Association (NIA) is a regional special
education cooperative comprised of seventy-two school districts located
in the ten northwestern counties of Illinois. The primary mission of the
NIA is to provide special education services to children with low incidence
impairments (hearing, vision and orthopedic/multiple disabilities).
The NIA region has been divided into three sub-regions for more effective
planning and service delivery. The NIA maintains its administrative office
in Sycamore with satellite offices located in each of the NIA sub-regions.
Within the region there are fourteen special education districts or cooperatives,
and twenty nonpublic agencies with which NIA personnel work closely in
the provision of special education services.
The Northwestern Illinois Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer