Division/College: College of Education, Health & Human Sciences
Employee Category: Faculty
Pay Range: Commensurate with experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The Department of Curriculum & Instruction (C&I), College of Education, Health and Human Sciences (EHHS) at the University of Idaho (UI) seeks passionate and well-qualified applicants for a full-time (9-month) senior instructor position in Elementary/Secondary Education. The successful candidate will be based at the UI Moscow campus, responsible for building partnerships with school districts, coordinating the placement of teacher candidates for internships and practicums, and teaching a social studies/culturally inclusive methods class each semester.
We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to diversity and inclusion through their teaching and service experience.
Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree in curriculum and instruction or closely related field; Experience as a certified teacher in P-12 settings; Experience with online education and instruction; Experience with or ability to coordinate and supervise practicum and internships; Demonstrated ability to utilize technology in communications, assessment, teaching, and learning.
Preferred Qualifications: Minimum of 5 years of teaching experience in P-12 schools; Experience teaching diverse student populations; Experience placing preservice teacher candidates in K-12 schools; Experience teaching, advising, and supervising preservice teacher candidates; Ability to build and maintain strategic alliances and key partnerships with community-based organizations, public and private schools, and academic faculty in departments across campus; Experience in providing professional development for preservice and in-service teachers; Ability to appropriately handle confidential information; Knowledge of the Danielson framework for teacher evaluation; Effective verbal and written communication skills compose and disseminate correspondence regarding internship and practicum activities; Strong interpersonal skills.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Posting Number: F000910P
Posting Date: 04/27/2021
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: First consideration date is June 1, 2021.
Applicants, please Include a current curriculum vitae, letter of application, statement of scholarly focus and teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, statement on diversity and inclusion (Under Other Document 1), and names and contact information for three references. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all required qualifications.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.