Education - Visiting B-K/ Early Childhood Specialist in Education

Location
Michigan, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Mar 22, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Hope College Education Department invites applications for a visiting professor in Birth- K band early childhood and elementary education for the 2021-22 academic year.. We seek candidates who will effectively teach the early childhood and foundation classes, advise teacher candidates and develop and maintain relationships with programs and schools in the region.
 
 Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in education, advising teacher candidates, organizing and supervising clinical experiences in the field, maintaining positive relationships and partnerships in both area schools and private programs, and active participation in departmental activities (primarily participating in the elementary and national accreditation teams).

Qualifications: 

General qualifications include a valid teaching certificate with an early childhood and elementary endorsement, a record of excellence in teaching and scholarly/creative activity, experience in and a commitment to diversity in education, knowledge of assessment of student learning, experience with technology for instruction, and effective interpersonal and communication skills. The candidate selected for this position will demonstrate expertise in knowledge of literacy programs and have extensive teaching experience.
 
 To be considered for this visiting position, candidates must have a master’s or doctorate degree in education with a focus on early childhood and experience in early childhood teaching.