Thank you for your interest in an Assistant for Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing with the York Region District School Board.
We require staff who will be responsible for providing access to the curriculum and educational environment, through audition and oral communication, to students who are deaf / hard of hearing in compliance with Board policies and procedures.
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES : · To provide support in a variety of settings, facilitating the integration of students who are deaf / hard of hearing with their peers in regular classes as well as support in the partially integrated setting.
E.P.). · To deliver interventions or strategies as set out in the I.E.P. as established by teachers, in consultation with other resource staff.
To assist in the preparation of materials for programs. · To assist with the supervision of students and assist students during classroom activities, recess, lunch, excursions, bus and taxi arrival and departures and work placements.
e. student skill development; behaviour, peer interactions, etc.) · To assist in writing daily anecdotal reports, record and help with on-
going reporting of student’s programs, and act as a resource person for parent / teacher interviews. · To work as an active member of the school team to ensure safety, success and facilitated communication.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS : · Secondary School Graduation Diploma with two years of post-secondary education in a related discipline is required.