Hearing Therapist - Meramec Valley R-III
Position: Hearing Therapist
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Teacher for Students with Hearing Impairments
Job Location: Meramec Valley R-III School District, Pacific, MO
Beginning: Aug 08, 2022
Deadline: Jul 04, 2022**
District: Meramec Valley R-III
Pacific, MO 63069
Telephone: 636-271-1400
Job Description:
All Applicants must submit the required application and additional materials online at www.applitrack.com/mvr3/onlineapp.

  1. Must possess teacher certification in the state of Missouri for Deaf Education/DHH
  2. Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Deaf Education
  3. Experience in this area preferred
  • Comply with evaluation standards and determine eligibility for services based on the Local Plan for Compliance and MO DESE Standards and Indicators.
  • Effectively communicate test results, diagnosis, and proposed goals and objectives.
  • Complete hearing aid, cochlear implant, and FM system checks daily.
  • Effectively use classroom amplification systems.
  • Prepare written evaluations and maintain records which clearly and succinctly document
  • services provided and student progress.
  • Participate in the multidisciplinary team process regarding eligibility, IEP development, and consultation services.
  • Evaluate and document student progress on a regular basis, ensuring adequate progress in the areas of listening, language, speech, and academics.
  • Uses effective classroom management techniques and use appropriate behavioral management strategies for his/her class and/or a specific child.
  • Employ instructional methods and materials that are appropriate for meeting each student's goals and objectives.
  • Participate in building, grade level, and subject area committees.
  • Remain current concerning instructional and technological advances involving hearing impairments by participating in professional development, and provide in-service training to other professionals and paraprofessionals.
  • Maintain accurate and compliant student records including IEPs, evaluation reports, attendance, grades, and discipline.
  • Assist in development of classroom activities to meet the communication needs of the student.
  • Ensure confidentiality of student information following guidelines set forth by FERPA standards.
  • Report suspected abuse, neglect, discrimination, and harassment as directed by board policy.
  • Prepare lesson plans for use by a substitute teacher.
  • Other duties as may be assigned.
For a complete listing of job responsibilities and fitness for duty requirements, see our Teacher for Students with Hearing Impairments Job Description at www.mvr3.k12.mo.us

TERMS: Full-time with benefits
EFFECTIVE: 2022-2023 School Year
SCREENING TO BEGIN: Immediately; open until filled

Recommendation to be given at the July 2022, Board of Education meeting.

NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION:  The Meramec Valley R-III School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law in the admission, access to, treatment, and employment in its programs, services and activities. Any person having inquiries concerning Meramec Valley R-III School District’s compliance with nondiscrimination laws is directed to contact Mr. Tom Sauvage, Assistant Superintendent, at 126 North Payne Street, Pacific, MO  63069, (636-271-1400).

An 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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