Adjunct Instructor: Clinical Field Supervisor

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UNT System Overview:

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education.
Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students. UNT System institutions award more than 11,000 degrees each year – including the largest number of master’s and doctoral degrees in the DFW region. As DFW’s university system, UNT World offers a wide range of degree programs and academic initiatives across our campuses. With more than 300 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs, as well as convenient campus locations and teaching centers located throughout North Texas, our system provides a wide array of opportunities.

Posting Title:

Adjunct Instructor: Clinical Field Supervisor

Area of Specialty:

Educator Preparation


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Full Time/Part Time:


Salary Information:

Varies by workload

Department Summary:

The Educator Preparation Program at UNT is committed to preparing future teachers in progressively field-based learning environments. Teacher candidate preparation culminates with the supervised clinical teaching semester in EC-12 classrooms in area public schools.

The College of Education Clinical Practice Office supports this goal through partnerships with district and school teachers and administrators to provide field-based preparation opportunities for both undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students seeking initial teacher certification.

Position Summary:

The College of Education Educator Preparation Office seeks qualified individuals for the position of Adjunct Instructor-Clinical Field Supervisor for the 2021-2022 academic year.

The Clinical Field Supervisor observes, coaches, and evaluates teacher candidates a minimum of 3 times during their clinical (student) teaching semester. These observations are typically on-site within a 50-mile radius of UNT-Denton or UNT-Frisco. The Field Supervisor provides mentoring to developing the dispositions, knowledge and skills required of a novice teacher, oversees the timely completion and collection of Texas Education Agency and program-required documentation, conducts regular meetings with candidates and field-based district personnel as required, and works collaboratively as the liaison across partner school districts, cooperating teachers, campus leadership, and the COE Clinical Practice Director.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree or higher in an appropriate education field;
Minimum of three years of proven successful classroom teaching;
Teaching experience in any grade/s EC-12;
A working user skill base (or ability to quickly learn and independently use following training) online communication, productivity, and learning management applications such as Microsoft Word and email, Canvas, etc. which are used for submission, review of assessments, and records retention.
Must be willing to renew or currently hold a valid TX teaching certificate.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience supervising teacher candidates in the state of Texas.

Required License / Registration / Certification:

Texas Educator Certificate in a relevant teaching field.

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Driving University Vehicle:


Security Sensitive:

This is a security sensitive position.

EEO Statement:

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to communicate, Writing, Talk or Hear, Driving, Sitting

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please upload a copy of your Texas Educator Certificate as the required other document.

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Job No:
Posted: 5/13/2021
Application Due: 8/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time