Instructor and Professional Development Collaborator

Recruiter
Colorado State University
Location
Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
Salary
50,000
Posted
06 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2017
Ref
42697
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Position Summary

To provide highly effective, informed, strategic and hands-on support to CEP staff in the work to promote and support quality teacher preparation through the four pillars of the CEP’s Professional Development School Model: Educator Preparation, Faculty Development, Inquiry Directed at the Improvement of Practice and Enhanced Student Engagement. This requires intentional collaboration with and among school district partners to provide and promote the connection of pre-service and in-service teacher development. Opportunities to teach within the CEP, as well as support student teaching placements, will be paramount to the position.

Required Job Qualifications

  • Five years PK-12 teaching experience
  • Masters degree in education or related field

Preferred Job Qualifications

  • Experience working with novice teachers
  • Experience mentoring new teachers
  • Experience with co-teaching
  • Experience planning and/or leading professional development
  • Evidence of experience with culturally proficient training/knowledge/practice.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please submit a letter of interest (no more than 2 pages) that addresses the required and preferred qualifications and responsibilities for the position, a current curriculum vita, and the names, positions, and contact information for three references. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates.

Background Check Policy Statement

Colorado State University (CSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

EEO Statement

Colorado State University is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based on race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy and will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.

Diversity Statement

Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Search Contact

Dr. Heidi Frederiksen, heidi.frederiksen@colostate.edu

Essential Duties

Job Duty Category

Teaching

Duty/Responsibility

Teach 2 classes each semester (e.g., EDUC 350 – 4 credits, EDUC 386 – variable, EDUC 450 – 5 credits, EDUC 486 – variable, EDUC 331 – 2 credits, EDUC 275 – 3 credits)

Percentage Of Time

50

Job Duty Category

Service

Duty/Responsibility

Support CEP and SoE committees; provide service to partner school districts; support in monitoring of teacher candidates, cooperating teachers and supervisors.

Percentage Of Time

50

References Requested

References Requested

Minimum Requested

3

Maximum Requested

3