East Michigan Field Placement, Recruitment, and Relationship Coordinator

Updated: 3 months ago
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Student Teaching
- Place and supervise pre-student teachers and student teachers.
- Assist in hiring and training student teacher supervisors.
- Coordinate student-teacher supervisor assignments each semester.
- Assist in monitoring and maintaining demographic data for all field experiences.
- Resolve issues with students and placements.
- Schedule and facilitate placement-related orientation and seminar meetings.
- Teach introductory courses and sessions as needed.
- Keep abreast of state and local laws as they affect Michigan certification.
- Maintain accurate, complete, and confidential records.

Recruitment and Relationships
- Recruit students for teacher education programs.
- Serve as primary liaison for Ferris Statewide-East Michigan with the School of Education; active engagement includes attendance at recruitment and promotional events, serving on advisory boards, outreach to Career Centers, ISD’s and RESA’s to create partnerships, presentations to business leaders and education agencies, education-related conference attendance and presentations, and relationship building with Community College and School District partners.
- Travel to foster relationships within Early Childhood and K-12 School Districts within East Michigan and travel related to student-teacher supervision will be required.
- Attend department meetings and training programs in Big Rapids or other regional locations.
- Work collaboratively with the School of Education Director, faculty, Coordinator of Student Teacher Placement, and Education Advisor.

- Report to Director, School of Education and Executive Director, East Michigan Operations and Strategic Initiatives.
- Any other duties assigned within the position classification area.
- Demonstrate an understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion, especially in working relationships with students, faculty, staff, and community members.



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