Student Teacher Coordinator

Posted: 04/27/2020

Student Teacher Coordinator 

University of Northern Iowa's Department of Teaching seeks applications for a Student Teacher Coordinator position. Primary duties include coordinating / supervising PK-12 student teachers and/or early field experience students beginning August 2020. This is a two-year renewable term with a nine-month contract position in the SE Iowa Student Teaching Center and surrounding areas.
UNI has a bold vision that we will be a diverse and inclusive campus community that provides an engaged education empowering students to lead locally and globally. We seek faculty across disciplines, departments, and colleges to work together to build our national prominence in any of four distinct but interrelated areas of our vision and strategic plan: engaged learning, diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community engagement.
Master's degree in Education or in an Education related field required.
Required qualifications include minimum of five (5) years of successful teaching experience in a pre-K, elementary, or secondary school; demonstrated knowledge and experience with educational supervision and evaluation (i.e. supervision of student teachers/field experience students, teacher leadership position or administrative experience), teaching/learning processes and instructional strategies; demonstrated ability to work as a member of a curriculum development team; demonstrated ability to collaborate and communicate with education stakeholders; demonstrated ability to network with school administration and personnel; demonstrated professional requirements including strong work ethic and integrity; and demonstrated organizational, communication, interpersonal and creative skills. Must be able to provide proficient or exemplary evaluation from current or immediate past supervisor. Frequent travel required in and around the SE Iowa area.
Preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated experience in promoting equity, social justice and diversity; and demonstrated knowledge and skills in integrating technology to support student learning.
Applications received by May 11, 2020, will receive full consideration. To apply, visit Inquiries may be sent to Amy Lockhart at 319-273-2209 or Pre-employment background checks required.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

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Type of Employment: Full-Time