Position Title: Assistant to the Director, Teacher Education Institute
Posting Number: P1700259
Salary Range: $40,000-$43,000, 12-month salary
This position will work collaboratively with Western New York community liaison pre-K-12 school districts, who provide intensive, mentored field experiences and student teaching opportunities.
The Graduate School of Education (GSE) at the University at Buffalo (UB) prepares students to be highly-qualified teachers in numerous fields. Housed in GSE, the Teacher Education Institute (TEI) is most closely affiliated with our Department of Learning and Instruction (LAI).
UB's Graduate School of Education has evolved into a leading graduate center that fosters a welcoming, inclusive, and diverse environment that helps students get the most out of their graduate studies. Today the school offers an extensive array of courses, opportunities for independent study and supervised experiences, and master’s and doctoral degree programs, with study toward New York State teacher certification.
The employee in this position must possess: (1) a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with New York State initial teacher certification, with one year teaching experience; (2) technology proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, with the capacity to learn new programs/technologies; (3) the ability to make independent decisions related to tasks assigned and utilizing established policies and procedures; and (4) excellent oral and written communication and analytical skills.
In addition to the minimum position qualifications, it is preferred that the employee possess: (1) a relevant master’s degree, with one to three years of teaching experience in pre-K-12 schools; (2)experience working with a range of teachers and teacher educators; and (3) a beginning knowledge of the facets of the regents reform agenda (e.g., common core learning standards, clinically rich teacher preparation, performance assessments).
Deadline for Applicants: 01/28/2018
Quicklink for Posting: 12440