Employment Description

University Supervisor
Date Posted 04/24/2017
Hiring Status Conducting Interviews
Location Twin Cities Campus
Position Responsibilities
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in Minneapolis seeks applicants for supervisor positions in our Graduate School of Education programs of Special Education.  The University seeks qualified teachers, administrators, program directors, coordinators, and other educators to supervise our graduate students seeking licensure in the following licensure fields: Special Education (EBD, LD, ASD).
 
Students from throughout the state of Minnesota complete coursework and practicum placements during the academic year as well as in the summer months. Supervisors will be working with students during their practicum placements and/or student teaching as needed.
 
The positions have a flexible schedule where assignments are coordinated with the supervisor's schedule and availability.  Field experience placements are year-round and across Minnesota.  We are seeking supervisors in the Twin Cities metro area, along with Duluth, Rochester, Alexandria, and outstate. 
Essential Skills and Abilities
The ideal candidate must:
  • Have the ability to work cooperatively as a member of a team within a higher education structure.
  • Have the ability to recognize and identify quality, effective instructional practices, and provide feedback and coaching to teacher candidates.
  • Have a clear understanding of the developmental and educational needs of graduate students.
  • Be able to provide clear communication, both written and oral.
  • Be flexible in scheduling.
  • Have the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Have the ability to travel.
  • Have applied knowledge and proficiency with MS Office Suite, Google, and demonstrated openness to learning new technology systems
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
A Master’s degree and/or other advanced degree preferred, in addition to appropriate licensure, and a minimum of five years of teaching experience.  Administrative responsibilities, experience supervising college students, and familiarity with higher education preferred.
 
All job offers are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Additional Required Materials Application, resume/vitae, two recent letters of recommendation with contact information.
Application Review Date 05/15/2017
Starting Date 06/05/2017
Contact Dr. Judy Nagel
Contact Email jnagel@smumn.edu
Position Part-time
Contract Length Other
Other Details / Information As needed based on student field experience placements.
Benefits None
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Catholic identity to apply.
EEO M/W/D/V