Job Posting 69905

Virtual American Sign Language (ASL) Instructor
The Bob Rumball Canadian Centre of Excellence for the Deaf (BRCCED)
WORK FROM HOME (Telecommute)
closes in 73 days (Fri, 25 Jun)
part time  •  15-20

INTERNAL/EXTERNAL JOB POSTING (#2021-33)
TITLE: Virtual American Sign Language Instructor – SLS (3 vacancies)
POSITION STATUS: Part Time – Permanent (Non-Union)
SCHEDULE: Mon to Thurs (days and evening), Sat & Sun (flexibility required)
REPORTS TO: Sign Language Services Coordinator
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Bob Rumball Canadian Centre of Excellence for the Deaf (BRCCED) is a multi-purpose, multi-program facility that
functions as a community centre for the Deaf and as a non-profit charitable provider of services for the Deaf. The organization
exists to provide care and opportunities in a communication-rich environment that enhances the quality of life of those we serve.
Reporting to the Sign Language Services Coordinator, the ASL Instructor for Sign Language Services provides American Sign
Language instruction, based on the Signing Naturally Curriculum, for the hearing community. This is a remote position.
PRIMARY DUTIES
 Provide stimulating learning experience for youth and adult students
 Encourage student engagement by providing a creative, positive learning experience
 Provide students additional in person and email support prior to quizzes and final exams
 Monitor class attendance and ensure that students receive learning materials
 Utilize diplomacy, confidentiality and good judgement with sensitive and confidential information
 Leverage policy and procedure, fairness and strong problem solving skills to develop solutions when faced with
ambiguous situations
 Submit payroll information to the SLS Coordinator on a bi-weekly basis
 Ensure learning objectives are met by following course outlines and allocating time properly
 Develop creative activities, based on different learning styles, to ensure learning objectives are met
 Contribute to the development of teaching material for classes, camps and retreats
 Ensure course outline is consistent with the Signing Naturally Curriculum
 Maintain instructor files, including program and activities, for each level of instruction
 Prepare student report cards within tight timeline and submits report cards to Sign Language Services (SLS) coordinator
 Collaborate with team by attending and participating in meetings and sharing information
 Assist with marketing of ASL classes, camps, retreats and immersion weeks to the hearing community
 Performs other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS
 Successful completion of High school (Grade 12)
 Fluent in American Sign Language
 Extensive knowledge, understanding and relationship with Deaf culture and the Deaf community
 Successful completion of Deaf Culture, Basic Linguistic Structures of ASL and “Signing Naturally” Curriculum Level
One (updated version), and/or Three training
 Experience teaching using the Signing Naturally curriculum
 Experience teaching in remote environment an asset
 Highly developed leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills
 Ability to multitask and meet deadlines when faced with competing priorities
 Ability to work with minimal supervision
 Position may transfer to different locations based on business needs
 Willingness to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends (as requested)
 Possesses valid full G Driver’s license
 French/LSQ an asset

Posting Date: April 1, 2021 Closing Date: open until filled Start Date: Immediatel

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