Instructor

Contractual

San Leandro, CA

San Jose, CA

DCARA recently started a new program called “Job & Literacy Program,” which provides training instruction for Deaf adult literacy classes, Citizenship classes, DMV classes, ASL classes (for Deaf foreigners only) to clients in a group format or one-on-one instruction. DCARA is seeking experienced Life Skills training instructors to work as independent contractors to teach training classes for trainees. The classes will be held in Bay Area.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Plan and prepare classes
  • Instruct clients with instructional and curriculum materials
  • Keep roll calls
  • Prepare and maintain monthly progress reports
  • Report clients’ progress to Program Manager

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • B.A. in ASL/Deaf Studies, Deaf Education, English, Social Work, or an equivalent field
  • Classroom/community teaching experience will be considered in lieu of B.A. degree
  • Experience and cultural competence working in the Deaf community
  • Commitment to DCARA’s mission, values, and aspirations
  • Fluency in American Sign Language required

CONTRACT POSITION: This is a contract position, hourly rate is negotiable depending on experience and education.

DEADLINE: Until filled

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send DCARA Application Form, cover letter, resume and three professional references via mail, email or fax to:

14895 East 14th Street, Suite 200
San Leandro, CA. 94578
Email: hr@DCARA.org
Fax: 510.483.2526