Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1238
University Supervisors for the College of Undergraduates Studies School of Education are contracted each semester to oversee, mentor and evaluate teacher candidates during their practicum experiences. Supervisors are needed at the elementary and secondary level and may select to supervise candidates at the field and/or the student teaching practicum level. University Supervisors oversee clinical practicum; attend scheduled meetings with School of Education Placement Coordinators; observe and critique teacher candidates in Denver metro area schools by arrangement; and guide candidate progress in meeting state standards. The position requires recent classroom experience and knowledge/skill in standards-based instruction, assessment, classroom management, as well as content area expertise.
The role of University Supervisors is to instruct, guide, and coach assigned undergraduate students who are candidates for Colorado teacher licensure, through observation, feedback, facilitative conferencing, and performance evaluation. Supervisors are trained to evaluate candidate performance on School of Education assessments including standards-aligned lesson plans, observation critiques, and Action Research Project. The supervisor serves as an ambassador and communication liaison with assigned school-based personnel where teacher candidates are assigned to complete their field studies. The Supervisor reports to the School of Education Practicum Coordinator.
Duties and Responsibilities
As collaborative members of our university community, University Supervisors have a heart for future teachers, extensive expertise and commitment to teaching, and a servant-leadership perspective; they hand-hold and tough-love our candidates to excellence.
Nature of Work Environment
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Colorado Christian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status. CCU does reserve the right to exercise preference on the basis of religion in all of its employment practices. All employees who work at CCU must demonstrate a spiritual testimony consistent with our evangelical mission and follow our lifestyle expectations.