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Boston Public Schools Staff Deaf Interpreter & Native Language Model - [Horace Mann] (SY23-24) in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Title: Staff Deaf Interpreter & Native Language Model Reports To: Head of School General Description and Goals: Interpreter & Native Language Model will provide interpreting services for a variety of internal and external clients for in-person or remote assignments. Will also provide native ASL language modeling for students within the Horace Mann School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community. Responsibilities: Interpret in a range of settings, including but not limited to: administrative meetings, student and parent conferences, educational mainstreaming, professional development sessions, IEP/IFSP meetings, guest lectures, field trips, performing arts, and formal ceremonies. Collaborate with the HMS Teaching Team to work with students on developing their native ASL fluency. Interpreter/Language Model will work alone, teamed with interpreters, or with HMS Teaching Team members, as appropriate. Must maintain professional growth and certification through participation in Certificate Maintenance Program (CMP) or Associate Continuing Education Tracking (ACET). Participate in in-service and staff development activities, as appropriate. Performs other tasks as directed by the Head of School/Principal Qualifications Required: Bachelor’s degree or ParaPro Fluency in ASL and English Deaf interpreter training including specialized training and knowledge of meeting unique communication modes. Follow standard practices and ethical decision making in accordance with the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Code of Professional Conduct and the Standard Practice Papers. Minimum of one to five years of experience as a working interpreter, or equivalent experience. Willingness to obtain the status of Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing State Approved Deaf Interpreter. Ability to work both collaboratively and independently. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Sensitivity to working in a multi-cultural/multi-ethnic setting. Strong Google Suite skills and general computer literacy. Preferred: Experience interpreting and interacting with Deaf/Blind individuals in school settings National certification (RID, BEI) Experience working with school aged students Experience working in a multi-cultural/multi-ethnic setting. Terms: BTU, Paraprofessional hourly rate Please refer to the Salary Information section on the Career Site for more information on compensation. Salaries are listed by Union and Grade/Step. The start and end times of BPS schools vary, as do the lengths of the school day. Some BPS schools have a longer school day through the "Schedule A" Expanded Learning Time (ELT) agreement. To learn more about ELT at BPS and whether or not this school is a "Schedule A" ELT school, check here: To see the bell schedule for every BPS school, go to: Please note, these times may be subject to change prior to the start of the SY20-21 school year. The Boston Public Schools, in accordance with its nondiscrimination policies, does not discriminate in its programs, facilities, or employment or educational opportunities on the basis of race, color, age, criminal record (inquiries only), disability, homelessness, sex/gender, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, genetics or military status, and does not tolerate any form of retaliation, or bias-based intimidation, threat or harassment that demeans individuals’ dignity or interferes with their ability to learn or work. " />

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Staff Deaf Interpreter & Native Language Model - [Horace Mann] (SY23-24)

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Primary Location Horace Mann School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Salary Range 1.0 FTE

Shift Type Traditional

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