Job Summary: JOB SUMMARY: Observe students in the Saginaw, Roscommon, Arenac, Ogemaw, Iosco, Genesee, Huron, Tuscola, Wayne, Oakland, Macomb and other counties as placements dictate. Offer feedback and support to students
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: -Observe students during methods fieldwork -Offer constructive verbal and written feedback and support -Attend meetings with faculty and students
RELATED DUTIES: Assist with other duties as assigned.
Reports to the Acting Assistant Dean/ Director of Clinical Experiences
Minimum Qualifications: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: -Master's Degree in Education or related field -Extensive experience as teacher and/or administrator within P-12 education -Ability to successfully interact with students, faculty, staff, area school administrators and teachers -Excellent oral and written communication skills -Ability to perform the essential duties of the position with or without accommodation.
Preferred Qualifications: PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge of College of Education field work program preferred
About SVSU: Saginaw Valley State University is a comprehensive university with more than 90 programs of study for its more than 9,000 students. Located on a suburban campus in Michigan's Great Lakes Bay Region, SVSU is committed to a supportive and empowering environment for students, faculty and staff. The Chronicle of Higher Education recognized SVSU as a "Great College to Work For" in 2016.
SVSU emphasizes undergraduate teaching and learning, and community-based research. In 2015, SVSU received the Community Engagement classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, a distinction achieved by only 7 percent of U.S. colleges and universities. By their senior year, 84 percent of students have engaged with community employers and agencies in internships, field placements or some other component of their academic preparation.
SVSU is establishing itself as a leader in STEM education for the Great Lakes Bay Region, partnering with businesses, foundations and school districts to improve students' performance in math and science at the middle school, high school and university levels.
More than 70 percent of SVSU freshmen live on campus in student housing. SVSU fields 17 varsity sports at the NCAA Division II level. The average class size is 24 students. For more information, please visit our website, http://www.svsu.edu.
The University creates opportunities for individuals to achieve intellectual and personal development through academic, professional, and cultural programs. By fostering an environment of inquiry and openness that respects the diversity of all whom it serves, the University prepares graduates whose leadership and expertise contribute to the advancement of a pluralistic society. The University serves as a cultural and intellectual center dedicated to the pursuit and propagation of knowledge.