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Substitute Teacher - Indiana School for the Deaf

Date Posted:  Sep 11, 2019
Requisition ID:  18581

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46205

Work for Indiana

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Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

The Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired educates and invests in many children that, due to blindness or low vision and addition handicapping conditions, other schools cannot or have difficulty serving. Through its outreach initiates, ISBVI provides services to children and young adults throughout the state who are blind or have low vision who are not enrolled at the School.

About the Job

The Substitute Teacher performs professional teaching of academic and/or vocational physical education subjects at the pre-school, elementary or secondary level.

A day in the life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows:

  • Prepares daily and weekly lesson plans.
  • Assigns and corrects homework and classroom exercises.
  • Utilizes a variety of special instructional equipment.
  • Evaluates performance and progress of students.
  • Counsels students on academic, personal and/or behavioral problems.
  • Administers reading and achievement tests to students.
  • Confers with parents and members of staff on behavior and/or personal problems and school progress of students.
  • Organizes social activities and field trips on occasion.
  • Participates in faculty and professional meetings, education conferences and workshops.

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time.

What we're looking for:
  • Specialized and current knowledge of the subject matter to be taught and the techniques used in area of specialization.
  • Specialized knowledge of modern teaching practices and principles utilized in educating students.
  • Specialized knowledge of equipment that may be utilize as teaching aids.
  • Basic knowledge of audiology, oral rehabilitation and speech pathology.
  • Working knowledge of school administrative guidelines and policies.
  • Ability to evaluate the performance, skills and progress of a student.
  • Ability to include expressive and receptive skills in manual communication.


Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes:

  • Four (4) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages
  • Wellness program (offers eligibility into a discounted medical plan)
  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution)
  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options
  • Group life insurance
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits
  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off
  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs
  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • New Parent Leave

If this is an Intermittent position, the position does not offer benefits and is limited to 180 working days in an eleven (11) month continuous period.


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis