Employment Opportunities

Contact Deb LeHeup, Human Resources Director

Whether you are a new graduate or needing a change of work environment, you may find what you are looking for through employment at Iowa School for the Deaf! As a state of Iowa employee, you will enjoy competitive wages and benefits and the opportunity to make a positive impact in the department in which you work.

Click Here for information on the contracted sign language instructor Job

Current Job Openings

Cheerleading Sponsor - Posted 5/4/2015
Teacher - Elementary - Posted 4/16/2015
Teacher - Secondary - Updated - 4/1/2015
Assistant Principal - Posted 3/23/2015
Teacher - Charles City Academy - Posted 2/10/2015
Electrician II - Posted 10/29/2014
Facilities Mechanic III - Posted 8/19/2014

Substitute | On-Call Positions

Applications for these positions are accepted year-round.
All substitutes work on an as-needed basis. There are no benefits for substitutes.

If you are interested in applying for any of the following jobs, please fill out an application.

Houseparent I - Substitute/On-Call Position
Pay $13.15/hour. Work overnight shift supervising students in the residences; responsible for waking children and ensuring students are ready for school in the morning; does regular room checks and tends to emergency and other situations as they arise. Sign language skills strongly preferred.

Houseparent II - Substitute/On-Call Position
Pay $15.70/hour. Responsible for all aspects of student’s care and well-being during non-school hours. Evening shifts on weekdays and daytime and evening shifts on weekends. Sign language skills strongly preferred.

Substitute Teachers: Pay $150/day. To be a substitute teacher in Iowa, you need a teacher license (Substitute License is fine) or the Substitute Authorization issued by the Board of Educational Examiners: http://www.state.ia.us/boee/ A Substitute Authorization can be obtained by a person holding a baccalaureate degree who completes the substitute training program. Several area education agencies have been approved to offer the substitute authorization program. Please contact the staff development coordinator at your area education agency for information regarding the program offering.

School Assistant - Substitute/On-Call Position
Pay $13.15/hour. Works one-on-one with multi-disabled students during academic time. Sign language experience strongly preferred.

Power Plant Worker - Substitute/On-Call Position
Pay: $17.10/hour. Monitors boilers in power plant and conducts basic facilities work on campus. May assist with snow removal. Requires experience working in the facilities area and knowledge of boilers and HVAC equipment.

If you are interested in applying for a position at ISD, please follow the application process indicated on the position's description.

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