Employment

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Supervisor
2024-25 School Year

Job Type: Full time, 200 days, 7.5 hour days
Start Date: Start date is 7/1/2024

Position Description

The DHH Supervisor will provide technical assistance to various districts throughout the NIA Region. Duties include: evaluating, supervising and coaching DHH Teachers and Interpreters. The DHH Supervisor will participate in building level team meetings and IEP meetings, to assist in programming for educational needs and complete required forms. Additional responsibilities include: participating in Child Find activities, developing NIA procedures, assisting in recruitment and management of staff, and consulting with various teams regarding students who are deaf/hard of hearing.

Job Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree
  • PEL with Supervisory endorsement or General Administrative certificate.
  • Must be certified in Education of Deaf/Hard of Hearing.
Position Location

Sycamore, IL

Compensation

Salary based upon experience and qualifications.

Eligible for NIA benefits package.

Contact Information

Rebecca Moody, Education Department Operations Executive
rmoody@thenia.org
779-248-1790

Application Process and Deadline
  1. Completion of NIA on-line application

Deadline: Applications taken until positions are filled

General Information

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

Find us in Northwestern Illinois

4 Office Locations

  • Sycamore
  • Rockford
  • St. Charles
  • Sterling

5 Hearing Clinic Locations

  • Aurora
  • St. Charles
  • Rockford
  • Sterling