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EDUCATION: Supervisor of Teacher Education Pool: Multiple Subject (Ongoing)
Open April 25th, 2017 through June 30th, 2019
The Education Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz, invites applications for an on-going pool of qualified Supervisors of Teacher Education: Multiple Subject. Responsibilities may include supervising student teachers in middle and high school classroom settings; teaching beginning, intermediate, and advanced student teaching seminars at the University; and serving on Education Department committees. Supervisors are also responsible for assisting credential candidates to complete a comprehensive assessment of their instruction based on the California Teaching Performance Expectations.
The Department prepares approximately 65 credential students per year for teaching in K-12 California public schools. The program, which also grants a Masters of Arts in Education, operates on a year-round schedule (summer to summer). The University of California, Santa Cruz, a Hispanic-serving institution (HSI), serves a mix of suburban and rural schools in which many students are immigrants or the children of immigrants. We are committed to inquiry-based pedagogies for preparing teachers to improve the education of linguistically and culturally diverse students and promote equity and social justice. More information on the department can be found at http://education.ucsc.edu/.
Supervisors of Teacher Education normally hold full-time (100%) appointments during the academic year. In instances where selected candidates' appointments are less than full-time, they may apply to the Education Department's Lecturer pool if they would like to be considered for an additional appointment as Lecturer.
Applicants who are authorized bilingual teachers (BCLAD or equivalent) are also encouraged to apply.
RANK: Supervisor of Teacher Education
SALARY: Minimum annual salary $58,790, commensurate with qualifications, experience, and appointment percentage.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: -Bachelor's degree -California Multiple Subject Clear Teaching Credential (active at the time of application) -Teaching experience in K-12 schools
POSITION AVAILABLE: As openings occur. Appointments contingent upon availability of funding.
TO APPLY: Applications are accepted via the UCSC Academic Recruit online system and must include the following materials: letter of application describing your K-12 professional experience, knowledge of local area districts, and experience working with adult learners; a curriculum vitae; a statement of your teaching philosophy; and confidential letters of recommendation* (a minimum of two are required and a maximum of three will be accepted). Applicants may also submit copies of course syllabi (a maximum of the three will be accepted); course evaluations (a maximum of three will be accepted); and a copy of your BCLAD certification. Documents/materials must be submitted as PDF files.
*All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. For any reference letter provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service, career center), direct the author to UCSC's confidentiality statement at http://apo.ucsc.edu/confstm.htm.
CLOSING DATE: This recruitment is for initial Lecturer appointments made during the period of July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2019. Initial appointments that are made before or after this stated period will be accomplished through separate recruitments
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status. UC Santa Cruz is committed to excellence through diversity and strives to establish a climate that welcomes, celebrates, and promotes respect for the contributions of all students and employees. Inquiries regarding the University's equal employment opportunity policies may be directed to: Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064; (831) 459-2686.
Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain UCSC positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check. More information is available here or from the Academic Personnel Office (APO) at (831) 459-4300.
UCSC is a smoke & tobacco-free campus.
If you need accommodation due to a disability, please contact the Academic Personnel Office at firstname.lastname@example.org (831) 459-4300.