Director of Field Experiences

Geneseo, New York, Livingston County
Jul 19, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary

The Ella Cline Shear School of Education invites applications for the position of Director of Field Experiences. The Director is responsible for coordinating all the field experiences in undergraduate teacher preparation programs in the Ella Cline Shear School of Education. The individual in this position will report to the Dean of the School of Education. Specific duties include:

• Arrange student teaching placements (including international placements) for all undergraduate students in Childhood and Adolescence Education programs

• Recruit, train, and supervise student teacher supervisors (full-time and part-time)

• Ensure student success in student teaching, including coordinate the implementation of the edTPA in student teaching semesters

• Manage the Office of Field Experiences

• Support accreditation efforts

Required Qualifications

A Doctorate or ABD in Education or related field

Three years’ successful P-12 teaching experience

Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Demonstrated collaboration skills

Excellent communication skills (oral and written)

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience in teaching or advising in higher education settings

Experience with administration of P-12 programs

Special Instructions to Applicant

Applicants should be prepared to upload a cover letter that addresses the required and preferred qualifications for this position, an updated CV/Resume, and unofficial transcripts. In addition, applicants should be prepared to supply contact information for three references (email addresses and phone numbers). References will be contacted by phone/email.

Completed applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Candidates will be expected to interview on-campus.