Education Faculty Member and Program Coordinator, M.A.T./M.S.Ed

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Website Williams Baptist University

Classification: Exempt

Salary Grade/Level: Full-time; Salary 12-month

WBU Vision Statement: WBU exists to produce exceptional graduates prepared to competently engage local and global cultures through a Christ-centered worldview.

Purpose:

At a rank to be determined, the faculty member will lead and teach courses for the graduate program in education at WBU. This faculty member also helps meet the basic needs of the education department at WBU.

Essential Functions:

  • Develops and teaches online courses in the Graduate Teacher Education Program
  • Teaches undergraduate courses on-campus with the Williams Teacher Education Program
  • Coordinates and supervises students in Masters of Arts in Teaching and Masters of Science Education programs
  • Works with the education department to ensure we maintain accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission and CAEP, as well as state licensure for relevant programs
  • Serves as the licensure officer for the graduate program, monitoring and tracking student progress, as well as submitting all necessary information to the state department of education
  • Regularly participates in faculty and campus life
  • Committed to the WBU mission of developing Christian leaders in every area of service, specifically in the field of education.

Education:

  • Required: Ed.S.
  • Preferred: Ed.D or Ph.D. in education

Experience:

  • Required: Classroom experience in middle level or secondary education
  • Preferred: Experience in Christian higher education.

Knowledge, Skills, Competencies:

  • Evangelical faith commitment (see special requirements below)
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience in education and teaching
  • Familiarity with accreditation procedures and standards
  • Highly proficient in web-learning technologies and adaptable
    • This hire will develop and teach online courses
    • This hire will interact with students at a distance
  • Highly organized
  • Clear communicator
  • Team player

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand, sit, type, and walk for extended periods of time
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time and to lift 35 lbs.
  • Ability to use standard office equipment
  • Ability to use institutional technology equipment and resources

Special Requirements:

  • Committed to the vision and mission of Williams Baptist University
  • Per WBU Employee Handbook policy (40.2): “It is required that all faculty and administrative staff be persons who have accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, and who are active members of a local Christian church which adheres to an evangelical faith consistent with the historic religious beliefs of Southern Baptists.” 

AAP/EEO Statement:

  • Per WBU Policy Statement

Other Duties:

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

To apply for this job email your details to rputman@williamsbu.edu