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Supervisor of Secondary Teacher Education in Science
For the 2021-2022 academic year, the School of Education may have a need for temporary, part time supervisors for science candidates in its secondary teacher credential program. The supervisors are responsible for observing and providing feedback to candidates in fieldwork at middle and/or high school classrooms, attending professional development, and faculty meetings.
Must have own transportation and be available to visit schools throughout Orange County to observe candidates during school day hours. The supervisor position typically requires a 3 consecutive quarter commitment.
Service Period Dates for 2021-2022 Academic Year: Fall Quarter: 9/20/21-12/10/21 Winter Quarter: 1/3/22 - 3/18/22 Spring Quarter: 3/23/22 - 6/10/22
*Minimum Qualifications: * California teaching credential in science. Relevant experience may be considered.
*Desired Qualifications: * A master's degree in education or relevant content area. Experience mentoring or teaching pre-service teachers.
Expectations for Professional Engagement in the University and P-12 Educational Community: The UCI School of Education and the Commission on Teacher Credentialing expect instructional personnel to regularly and systematically collaborate with colleagues in P-12 settings, college and university units and members of the broader educational community to improve educator preparation.
This commitment can be demonstrated through engagement in various opportunities and should be documented on each instructor's annual observation report:
Program workgroups, steering committee and department planning meetings
Orientations with supervisors and mentor teachers
Professional learning communities
Professional development in P-12 contexts
Induction or advisory boards
Collaborations with community colleges or 4-year universities
Conferences and trainings
Salary: Annual full-time salaries will begin at a base rate of $56,381, a typical supervisor workload is 4%-8%, but may vary.
Cover letter with an explanation of your experience and qualifications to supervise pre-service teachers and commitment to equitable teaching; and your availability to supervise (Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness Must include: Student Evaluations of Teaching AND other evidence which may include course syllabi, teaching statement, teaching awards, etc
Names and contact information for three professional references
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.