Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Specialist

Deaf and hard of hearing specialist are the teachers who plans and provides instruction to children who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families. They performs related duties as required, trains and assigns the work of instructional support staff and provides input into performance evaluation process.


We know how much you put into your job, as being a teacher of children with special needs can be challenging while it can be physically and emotionally draining to help students with mental and physical disabilities it can also be extremely satisfying, it is rewarding to help and see them progress and succeed. At Shalom Staffing, we want to give you the benefits and rewards that you deserve, we strive to get to know you and your desires to successfully match you with the best available special education job opportunity. Shalom Staffing has career opportunities across the country for special education teachers.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing specialist Job Description

DHH Specialist works closely with families, teachers and support staff in development of Individual Educational Programs (IEP) and Individualized Family Support Plans (IFSP). They Plans with teachers and other staff members implementation of instructional strategies to meet the needs of an individual with exceptional needs and works cooperatively with classroom teachers who have special education students in general education classes, interpreting the abilities and disabilities of these students to the entire staff, and assisting the student’s core curriculum instructional needs.

The DHH Specialist Provide in-service training to school personnel on the effects of hearing loss, the use and care of hearing aids and other assistive listening devices and the development of auditory skills.