The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education – Child Development Center at Ohio University invites applicants for a Visiting Professor one year term position. Candidates should have experience teaching children ages birth to 5 years old, as well as preferred experience working with professional interns (student teachers). The successful applicant will bring strong qualifications, be reliable and possess a positive attitude.
Context: The Patton College has four Core Values: 1) Preparing ethical and reflective leader-educators and human service professionals, 2) Lifelong learning, 3) Change agency and 4) Diversity. At its core, the College is committed to serving a diverse student population that includes international and non-traditional students and to providing service to the region through professional engagement and collaboration. We are looking for candidates that will contribute to these goals, bring a strong commitment to teaching, and will work with colleagues within the College and Child Development Center to improve education.
Evaluation: The Director and Assistant Director will evaluate the Visiting Instructor periodically. These evaluations are written and discussed with each staff member. These evaluations are based on the professional development plan, parent feedback and can include classroom observations.
Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field; Experience working with and supervising young children from diverse backgrounds; Successful completion of FBI and BCII background checks and medical exam.
Experience supervising Professional Interns and lab students from diverse backgrounds; Experience with Reggio Emilia Philosophy.
Planning Unit: Patton College of Education
Department: Child Development Center
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Lisa Frasure, firstname.lastname@example.org | 740-593-1819
Employment Type: full-time term
34,500 and is accompanied by our generous university benefits such as tuition for self and dependents, a comprehensive insurance package (including but not limited to health, prescription, vision, dental, and life insurance), an excellent retirement plan including company contributions, and more. OHIO is also proud to offer wellness programs, on-site wellness facilities, and a generous employee assistance program. Additional Information is available at https://www.ohio.edu/hr/benefits/.