A full-time faculty position in the Sterling Teacher Education Program is anticipated beginning August 2019.
Teach undergraduate courses in education.
Experience and/or willingness to teach education courses online.
Supervise teacher candidates in clinical experiences.
Advise current education students and recruit prospective students.
Record and analyze appropriate data for program improvement purposes.
Participate in faculty governance.
Salary and rank will be determined by credentials and experience applied to an established faculty salary scale and accompanying benefits.
Founded in 1887, Sterling College’s mission is to develop creative and thoughtful leaders who understand a maturing Christian faith. With over 540 students and 47 full-time faculty, the campus community shares a vision to be recognized as the finest Christ-centered, servant-leadership-development-focused liberal arts experience in the Great Plains. Located in Sterling, Kansas, the college enjoys a very cordial relationship with this city of 2,600. The local economy is based on farming, ranching, oil, and small manufacturing companies. Hutchinson (pop. 40,000) is a 25-minute drive, and Wichita (pop. 300,000) is about 65 minutes away. Learn more about us at www.sterling.edu.
A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate must undergo a background check. To view the list of items to be completed to apply for this position, please go to https://www.sterling.edu/employment and view the Education job link. Materials are to be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All SC employees are expected to demonstrate a strong and articulate Christian faith, to model and mentor students in servant leadership and in the integration of faith into every aspect of life and learning. Specific requirements for this position include:
D.or Ed.D. in education preferred; a Master’s Degree in education is required.
Recent secondary teaching or administrative experience in an accredited school is required.
Computer literacy required.
Possession of current Kansas teaching license is preferred.
Knowledge of or endorsement in Special Education preferred.
Knowledge of Kansas State Department of Education/CAEP standards and accrediting procedures is preferred.
College teaching experience that demonstrates an understanding of the teaching/learning process is preferred.
Familiarity with online course instruction preferred.
An understanding of undergraduate college students and an ability to relate well to them.
An understanding of an interdisciplinary approach to the liberal arts, and an ability to work with faculty from diverse disciplines.A
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Sterling College
Sterling College is a Christ-centered, four year liberal arts college, founded in 1887 located in Sterling, Kansas. Sterling is a member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities and is accredited by Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Sterling College, in its employment practices, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, or national origin.