PSP Educational Audiologist
Framingham, MA Public School Partnerships
Description

Per Diem hours

Non Exempt 


Diversity Statement

The Learning Center for the Deaf is on a journey to create an inclusive and welcoming space for people of all backgrounds. Together, we continue to build an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates our TLC community members' diverse narratives. We embrace and value multiple approaches, experiences, and perspectives. TLC believes that diversity fosters innovation. We are committed to cultivating a place where everyone can feel they belong.


About PSP:

TLC’s Public School Partnership Program provides support for deaf and hard of hearing students in mainstream public school settings to advance academic and developmental progress.


About TLC:
The Learning Center for the Deaf is a nationally-recognized leader of services for deaf and hard of hearing children, adults and families. To learn more, click here. For our Mission, click here.


POSITION SUMMARY:

Provide consultations to public schools with children who are deaf and hard of hearing. 



FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Partnership consultants work independently in school districts, within a school-based team environment, with general /special educators and administrators, as well as the student and family under the supervision and mentorship of the program director.
  • The Partnership consultants must professionally and accurately represent TLC in all interactions.
  • Provide appropriate recommendations based on classroom and student observations.
  • Provide in-services to help school-based professionals understand the implication of hearing loss on accessing the curriculum.
  • Work with The Partnership deaf educators to identify barriers to accessing the curriculum.
  • Maintain compliance with all required documentation.
  • Provide technology and aural rehabilitation expertise and training to the team, consistent with current research.


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice


Requirements

• A Degree in Audiology (Masters, AuD), 6 or more years of experience as a pediatric audiologist and licensure from the Board of Registration of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology 

• Recommended professional practices for Educational Audiologists

• Other Certifications may be considered, given the applicant’s background and experience 

• ASL fluency preferred, willingness to learn required

• Strong Microsoft Office skills and proficient with Mac/Apple computers  

• Excellent English and grammar skills 

• Ability to work both collaboratively and independently 



This position is open until filled.