The STEM Transformation Institute is searching for one Master Teacher for the FIUteach program with a preference for specialization in the physical sciences, but excellent candidates from other sciences or mathematics will be considered.
FIUteach is a replication of the mature, successful UTeach model for recruiting, preparing and inducting secondary science and mathematics teachers into teaching careers in partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools. The Master Teacher is the primary point of contact for undergraduate students in the FIUteach program and will teach initial courses in the teacher education program as well as supervise students in elementary, middle and high school settings.
The individual selected as Master Teacher must have a master’s degree in science or mathematics or in science/math education and a minimum of five years of experience as a secondary classroom teacher in science or math. Master Teachers will be hired as Clinical Faculty and will report to program co-directors and work closely with the Project Director. Master Teachers are responsible for: teaching Step 1 & Step 2 classes, planning and carrying out field experiences for FIUTeach students and other duties as assigned.
This position requires travel throughout Florida to work with teachers and students in the schools, attendance at meetings with high school teachers, and supervisors, etc. The position also requires one or more out-of-state trips/year to attend UTeach conferences and other related meetings.
- Master’s degree, with a doctorate, preferred
- Minimum 5 years as a secondary classroom teacher, with a preference for public school experience
- Interest in being part of a teacher professional preparation program
- Expertise in the appropriate use of instructional technology
To apply, use the link below and search job ID#515047.