Salem College, a liberal arts college for women in Winston-Salem, NC, announces an opening for a part- time clinical coordinator in the Department of Teacher Education. We are looking to fill the position by August 1, 2020 if possible. Requirements include a master’s degree in education or a related field, a minimum of five years of teaching experience in P-12 schools, and current/eligibility for NC teaching license. Responsibilities include serving as a liaison with partner school systems, assisting with early field placements, assisting with support for new teachers, teaching the weekly student teaching seminar, and coordinating all aspects of the student teaching experience. Weekly hours will approximate 25-28.
Reporting to the Director of Teacher Education and Graduate Studies, the Clinical Coordinator has the following responsibilities:
Serve as liaison with partner school systems and maintain memoranda of understanding;
Identify, review, and maintain field experience sites;
Coordinate the Community Advisory Board;
Assist with support for new teachers;
Coordinate all aspects of the student teaching experience including:
Serve as contact and resource person for the cooperating teachers and supervisors;
Train new cooperating teachers each semester;
Train university supervisors to coach student teachers, to assess assignments, to use online learning management system, and to perform all duties associated with student teacher supervision;
Audit student teaching applications to determine readiness for student teaching;
Arrange placements for all student teachers;
Conduct weekly seminar class for student teachers in fall and spring semesters;
Provide mentoring and support to student teachers;
Supervise student teachers;
Collaborate with the edTPA coordinator to organize and support the candidates in creating and submitting the edTPA, a required performance assessment;
Monitor progress and completion of state requirements for teacher licensure and;
Collect and analyze data related to field and clinical experiences.
To apply please send a letter of application, CV, and contact information for three references to Dr. Sheryl Long, Director of Teacher Education and Graduate Studies, at email@example.com. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Salem College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and underrepresented minorities to apply.
Salem College is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, pregnancy, or any other characteristic protected by law.