sign language teacher




Sign language school teachers educate non-age-specific students in sign language. They teach sign language to both students with or without special educational needs such as deafness. They organise their classes using a variety of lesson materials, work interactively with the group, and assess and evaluate their individual progress through assignments and examinations.

Alternative label

  • british sign language trainer

  • british sign language teacher

  • sign language tutor

  • british sign language tutor

  • sign language educator

  • assistant sign language teacher

  • sign language trainer

  • sign language teaching assistant

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

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Optional skills and competences

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