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Student Placements Manager - Dept of Teacher Education

Job description

A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, Azusa Pacific University is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at six regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report. APU is seeking employees who desire to engage in our thriving culture by cultivating community through professional interactions, demonstrating a posture of lifelong learning, and modeling Christ-like character. Working together, employees at APU commit to establishing a university atmosphere that is edifying to God and to one another.

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APU is seeking employees who desire to engage in our thriving culture by cultivating community through professional interactions, demonstrating a posture of lifelong learning, and modeling Christ-like character. Working together, employees at APU commit to establishing a university atmosphere that is edifying to God and to one another.

Works closely with the Chair for the Department of Special Education, Chair for the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and Academic Coordinator of Clinical Experiences to assure teacher candidates have opportunity to experience high-quality, diverse P-12 educational settings that allow them to develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to demonstrate positive impact on all P-12 students' learning. Primary duties include determining and completing placements for teacher education candidates into assigned partner districts and schools; collaborating with faculty, staff, and students in developing processes that promote effective student clinical experiences based on state requirements and available school sites for clinical experiences; and continually evaluating current placement processes and sites for continuous improvement. The position works under the direction of the Academic Coordinator of Clinical Experiences to coordinate placement activities. This position is part of the Office of Student Placement team within the Division of Teacher Education.

Required Education

  • Master's degree in education or a related field or equivalent education with K-12 education work experience.

Required Experience

  • Three to five years of experience in K-12 education work or in higher education. Prior experience working with electronic assessment systems.

Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.

Click below to discover some of the many benefits APU employees enjoy including competitive health care options, an 8% retirement match, and a generous tuition discount.

http://www.apu.edu/humanresources/benefits/

You can learn more about APU by watching the stories of faculty, staff, and alumni as they carry out our mission here: http://www.apu.edu/stories/

Azusa Pacific University will conduct a background check on all final candidates.

Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled unless otherwise stated. Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

 

 

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Job No: S623
Posted: 1/23/2018
Application Due: 3/24/2018
Work Type:
Salary: Negotiable