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Lecturer/Director of Field Experience

University of Nebraska at Kearney


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Working Title Lecturer/Director of Field Experience
Brief Summary of Job Description The University of Nebraska at Kearney Teacher Education Department is seeking a Lecture/Director of Field Experience for Fall 2024.
Job Duties Reports to the College of Education Dean and the Chair of Teacher Education. Assigns student teaching and practicum placements; works with PK-12 schools to develop placement sites that are consistent with the philosophy of the College of Education; supervises a limited number of student teachers and practicum students; supervises student teacher and practicum supervisors; works with students, supervisors, cooperating teachers, and school administrators to help students complete a successful student learning experience; jointly supervises an office associate secretarial position with the Director of Educator Certification Office; conducts orientation and continuing professional development for UNK Supervisors and PK-12 cooperating teachers to ensure that supervision of field experience is consistent with the philosophy of the College of Education; ensures that the assessment of student teacher performance reflects CAEP accreditation assessments; works with the Dean and the Department chairs on workload issues in making student teaching assignments to UNK supervisors; updates handbooks for the student teaching experience as necessary; co-teaches TE 899P Student Teaching course each summer; maintains formal partnerships with Alief School District in Houston, TX and develops other partnerships; conducts seminars for student teaching; maintains a CANVAS site for student teaching sections; works with Financial Aide Office to award Coop Scholarships; teaches up to 3 credit hours per semester; and serves on various committees.
Required Qualifications Master’s degree in Education with at least five years experience of successful K-12 teaching; excellent organizational and interpersonal skills; experience with or ability to learn CANVAS, PeopleSoft, MS Excel, MS Word, email or other programs.
Preferred Qualifications Experience supervising student teachers; administrative or management experience; knowledge of Rule 20 & 24 governing teaching education, and college level teaching experience.
Physical Demands
Desired Start Date 08/12/2024
Is this position temporary? No
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant
Special Conditions for Eligibility

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F20230030P
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Application Review Date: Initial application review will begin on this date. Applications received prior to this date will be considered. Applications received after the review date may be considered. 02/03/2024
For questions regarding the online application process, please contact:

308-865-8516 or [email protected]

For questions regarding the position, please contact: Miechelle McKelvey ([email protected])

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