Recruitment #220303-Z11A-I02


Teacher, 2083

Location:  Oklahoma School for the Deaf- Sulphur

Annual salary is commensurate with education and years of experience; Bachelor’s degree: $38,431.05 to $52,551.45.  Master’s degree: $41,106.45 to $55,810.64. Employees are provided paid health, dental, life and retirement benefits as well as an option to participate in the State’s tax-deferred annuity program. 

Essential Functions:
This position is responsible for providing learning experiences by utilizing School curriculum, IEP goals and objective and other appropriate materials and activities. Duties include preparing lesson plans, reports and keeping records of student behavior and attitude needed to provide an orderly productive classroom environment; ascertain learning needs of students and to establish evaluation techniques for assessment of progress, as well as participate in extracurricular activities.

Background Check
The Department of Rehabilitation Services will conduct a criminal background check on new hires as part of an offer of employment that is made contingent upon a successful criminal background check. 

Method of Application: 
ALL SOURCES – Applicants without previous state service OR currently in trial period status, must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line External Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/ok/). 

Current State of Oklahoma employees with  status in state service must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/OK/promo.asp).

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please email HR@okdrs.gov

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.


Preferred Education and Experience Requirements: 
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Education of the deaf, State of Oklahoma Teacher’s Certificate or qualifications to meet certification. Preference may be given to applicants with expressive and receptive sign language skills with fluency in American Sign Language.

Selective Qualifications:
Expressive and receptive sign language skill with fluency in American Sign Language.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.