The College of Education is seeking to hire a dynamic Clinical Field Coordinator and a program advisor for the Colleges online programs.? This is a full time, 12 month benefited position.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment.? We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage candidates to identify their strengths in these areas when applying.
Duties and Responsibilities: Duties include but not limited to:
Locating and maintaining field placements for all elementary, special education, and secondary education students who enroll in pre-practica and practica courses each semester.
Building and maintaining new and existing partnerships with area public schools and developing effective working relationships with K-12 principals.
Communicate with practicum sites to facilitate placement arrangements and practicum implementation; process practicum agreements and MOUs.
Collaborating with the program coordinators in elementary and secondary education to organize supervisor orientation and training sessions.
Coordinate and collaborate with Licensure Officer to provide needed DESE information for student licensure.
When necessary, contributing to reports required for state and national accreditation.
Advise graduate students in six online programs.
Coordinate with faculty online programs to insure the scope and sequence the quality of online programs.
Manage inquiries from prospective and current students seeking field placements and advising.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
An earned masters in education or a comparable degree
Experience working in K-12 school settings
Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent organizational and technological skills
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Only Internal Professional (SEIU 888 Professional Union) Bargaining candidates will be considered during the first 10 business days of the posting. All other candidates will be considered after that period.?
Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. ? ? ?
Please?include a cover letter and resume with your application. Names and contact information of three references will be required at the time of application.? ? ??