Hearing Therapist - Bloomfield Public Schools
Position: Hearing Therapist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Teacher of the Hearing Impaired - Part Time
Job Location: Districtwide
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Bloomfield Public Schools
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Telephone: 860-769-4213
Job Description:
Position Summary:
  • Provide pre-referral intervention for students suspected of having or hearing needs.
  • Provide direct and indirect service to students identified as Hearing Impaired (HI) in the Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) and regular education students as appropriate.
  • Participates in writing Individualized Education Plans (IEP) for HI students.
  • Administers assessments to students, interprets test results, writes reports, and shares results at Planning and Placement Team (PPT) meetings.
  • Consult with teachers, pupil service staff, and paraprofessionals to recommend modifications/accommodations to support hearing needs within the LRE.
  • Consult with parents of HI students (as appropriate) to suggest strategies that can be used at home to help remediate the area of impairment.
  • Carry out IEP goals/objectives corresponding to hearing needs.
  • Participate in PPT meetings for all HI students.
  • Recommend intervention and test materials appropriate for students with hearing needs.
  • Seek ongoing professional development opportunities.
  • Carries out other responsibilities as designated by the Director or Assistant Director of Pupil Personnel Services and/or building principal.
  • Promotes inclusion of students with HI's whenever appropriate.
  • Certification: Current State of Connecticut Certification  Endorsement Code (057)
  • Education: Bachelor‘s Degree
  • Experience: Servicing students with HI in a public school setting (preferred)
  • Ability to meet legal timelines with respect to IEP/PPT, and 504 paperwork.
  • Ability to relate to students in order to engage them in learning.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with members of a team to promote student success.
All appropriately certified (Endorsement 057) staff members interested in being considered for the position listed above must complete an internal online application at:
Job Description available on request
Resume review will begin immediately.  
Effective Start Date:        ASAP
Deadline:  Until filled                                                                Equal Opportunity Employer

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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