Welcome to Metro Regional Program for Children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

The Metro Regional Program (MRP) is a division of the Nebraska Regional Programs. Our mission is to provide support for the unique educational, socio-emotional, cultural, and transition needs of children who have a hearing loss ages birth through graduation from high school and their families, through cooperative regional planning of interactive activities, organizations, and career explorations that meet or exceed the Nebraska Department of Education standards.

Job Announcement

State Program Liaison for Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Educational Service Unit 9, located in Hastings NE, is seeking an individual to serve as the State Program Liaison for Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing commencing with the 2018-19 school year. The State Program Liaison will assist the Nebraska Department of Education by assuming a leadership role in the implementation of Nebraska’s State Plan for the education of children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing.

A master’s degree in special education, deaf education or the equivalent is required. The selected candidate must also possess a Nebraska Administrative certificate and have three (3) years of successful teaching and administrative experience with those who are deaf or hard of hearing. The candidate must be able to communicate in ASL.

Educational Service Unit 9 offers a competitive salary and benefits package. This is a two hundred and five (205) day contract offered in conjunction with the Nebraska Department of Education. For more information about the position, contact Jessica Moore, Director of Special Services at jessica.moore@esu9.us. Call Lois for an application at 402-463-5611 or apply online at esu9.org. Position open until March 28.

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