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Education - PK-3 Band/Early Childhood and Elementary Education Faculty

Hope College
Job Location:
Holland, Michigan
Teacher Education - Early Childhood
Classification Title
Faculty Full Time (.75-1.0 FTE)
Benefits Eligibility

Department: Education

Job Description

The Hope College Education Department invites applications for a tenure-track position, in the PK-3 bands/ early childhood and elementary education beginning in the fall 2023 semester. We seek candidates who will effectively teach the early childhood classes, foundation classes, early literacy classes, advise teacher candidates and develop and maintain relationships with programs and schools in and around the Greater Holland Community. Special Education endorsement is a plus. Rank is open and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in education, advising teacher candidates, organizing and supervising clinical experiences in the field including those at Hope's lab school, fostering positive relationships and partnerships in both area schools and private programs, and active participation in departmental and college activities (primarily participating in the department, elementary and national accreditation teams).

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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, and skills in assessment, application of technology for instruction and effective interpersonal and communication skills. The candidate selected for this position will demonstrate expertise in knowledge of early childhood curriculum and programs and have extensive teaching experience. To be considered for this position, candidates must have a Ph.D., or E.D., focused research agenda, teaching expertise, and proven program leadership skills.

Physical Demands

This position requires remaining in a sitting or standing position for frequent periods of time; uses office machinery such as a computers, printers, copy machines; Occasionally involves moving items over 10 pounds; frequently will move between different offices/workspaces/buildings; and requires effective communication abilities. In the case of temporary or permanent condition(s) that require(s) accommodation(s), reasonable accommodation(s) may be requested.

Posting Number: 2022-035FR

Job Posting Close Date: 12/11/2022

Open Until Filled: No

Is this position available for sponsorship: Yes

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