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PT Instructor of Special Education

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title PT Instructor of Special Education
Additional Information

Burris Laboratory School was established to provide a stellar K-12 educational environment in which pre-service teachers from Ball State University observe and provide learning opportunities for students with highly effective teachers and school counselors using innovative instructional strategies aligned with Indiana standards.

Appointment Type Non-Tenure-track/Contract
Length of Appointment PT Academic Year
Description

Burris Laboratory School was established to provide a stellar K-12 educational environment in which pre-service teachers from Ball State University observe and provide learning opportunities for students with highly effective teachers using innovative instructional strategies aligned with Indiana standards. The Special Education Instructor will develop lesson plans and deliver whole group, individual and small group instruction within established curriculum guidelines to assist students with disabilities to succeed in the general classroom environment. Collaboration with university faculty, Burris educators, pre-service teachers, other professional staff and administrators to address instructional and/or classroom challenges, effective communication with parents and guardians, along with strong classroom management and supervision are needed to support the vision and mission of the school.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university by date of employment; hold or demonstrate eligibility for Indiana certification in elementary, secondary or special education by date of employment.

Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in special education or related field of study from a regionally accredited university by date of employment. At least three years experience teaching at the elementary level. Evidence of knowledge and skill in using educational technologies; Evidence of knowledge and skill in working effectively with children with exceptionalities; evidence of knowledge and skill in using educational technologies; evidence of knowledge and skill in working effectively with children with exceptionalities.

Certifications/Licensures

Valid Indiana Teaching License

Pre-Employment Screening Requires successful completion of a background check.
Positions Supervised

None

EEO Statement

Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.


EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

About Ball State University

Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.

Department Burris Laboratory School:800020
Department Information

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number 201500113F
Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date 09/25/2017
Position End Date 05/25/2018
Posting Date 09/12/2017
Applications Accepted Through Date 09/25/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions Summary
Search Committee Chair Name and Contact Information

Dawn Miller
285.3524
demiller4@bsu.edu

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Undergraduate Transcripts
  4. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2
  3. Letter of Recommendation 3