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Supervisor of Teacher Education 2022-2023

Position overview

Position title: Supervisor of Teacher Education
Salary range: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

Application Window

Open date: March 15, 2022

Most recent review date: Tuesday, Aug 16, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Monday, Mar 13, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

With a commitment to excellence and diversity the University of California, San Diego Department of Education Studies (EDS) invites applications for the position of Supervisor of Teacher Education. We are seeking applicants who have expertise in the areas of teaching linguistically and culturally diverse students and in mentoring or supervising teachers. Supervisors teach courses identified for student and/or intern teaching seminars, student and/or intern teaching field experiences, and teaching performance assessment.

This is a part-time position for a cohort based program. Screening of applicants begins immediately and continues as needed. Applicants will be selected from this pool for one year; some appointments begin in the fall quarter and others in winter and spring quarters. The number of positions varies from quarter to quarter and may be renewed based on need and performance. EDS is an interdisciplinary department committed to equity and grounded in a close intersection between research and practice. Our mission is to collaboratively transform educational systems to better serve all students and our new colleague will share that passion. Academic offerings include undergraduate education minors, professional preparation programs in elementary, secondary, and Deaf education, and two doctoral programs. EDS Faculty research interests include linguistic and cultural diversity, teacher learning, leadership, and policy, school leadership and change, family and school partnerships, and uses of educational technology in teaching and learning. To learn more about the UCSD Department of Education Studies you may visit our website. EDS Course descriptions can be found in the UCSD General Catalog.

Teaching Responsibilities:

Potential EDS courses: EDS 349, EDS 369AB, EDS 379ABC

Supervisors are expected to provide high quality instruction, mentorship, and supervision to a cohort of pre-service student and/or intern teachers according to California Teaching Commission and program requirements. Specific duties include: assisting in program events, trainings, and meetings; assisting with student teacher field placements and communicating with cooperating teachers; reading and responding to candidate lesson plans and other written materials each week; conducting a minimum of four formal classroom observations per candidate each quarter at assigned placement school sites during the P-12 school day; attending evening seminar courses; and completing candidate evaluations, program reports and required documentation according to deadlines.

Please use the specialization tool to identify if you are an internal appointee or external applicant.

Internal/Current Department Appointees are required to submit

  1. CV
  2. Teaching Evaluations: Most recent teaching evaluations (including student
    comments, if available)
  3. Statement of Contributions to Diversity

External Applicants are required to submit

  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Statement of Contributions to Diversity
  4. Teaching Evaluations: Most recent teaching evaluations (including student
    comments, if available).
  5. 3 References

Department: http://eds.ucsd.edu

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Valid California clear teaching credential authorizing English learner instruction;
  • Five or more years of outstanding teaching in public schools;
  • Previous experience mentoring and/or supporting student teachers, intern teachers, and/or apprentice teachers;
  • Knowledge of San Diego area public schools;
  • Current knowledge of the adopted California P-12 content standards, frameworks and accountability systems;
  • Experience in working on collaborative teams;
  • A strong and demonstrated commitment to furthering equity, diversity and the improvement of public education.
Preferred qualifications
  • California credential(s) in an additional content area or in Special Education;
  • Bilingual Authorization and/or bilingual skills;
  • experience teaching at the post-secondary level;
  • experience recruiting and preparing secondary teachers;
  • expertise in education technology.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Interest - Applicants should summarize their training, relevant experience, and courses they are interested in teaching.
    (Optional)

  • Teachi - Most recent evaluations.
    (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 0-3 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF03189

Help contact: goshmago@ucsd.edu

Campus Information

The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

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Job location

San Diego, CA