Department: English (College of Education)
Position Summary: The Department of English and the College of Education at North Greenville University invite applications for the position of English Language Arts Education Mentor for a part-time position. At least three individuals are being sought. Successful applicants will hold grade 9-12 English Language Arts certification in South Carolina, a masterís degree in English or education, and be available during regular school hours to supervise students during their field experiences prior to student teaching and during student teaching. Inquiries may be pursued through email at firstname.lastname@example.org. North Greenville University is a school of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, and all employees are required to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and lead an exemplary moral life. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
This opportunity is a part-time, semester-length position in the College of Education and the English Department. Secondary Education ELA mentors first report to the Coordinator of Secondary Education ELA, who reports to both the English Department Chair and the Secondary Education Coordinator in the Education Department, who then report to the Dean of the College of Education and to the Associate Dean of the College of Humanities and Sciences.
The work schedule will depend on the following each semester: the number of ELA majors assigned to the mentor; the courses those ELA majors are enrolled in (and the required field experience hours and lessons in those specific courses); the location of the schools the ELA majors are assigned to; and the number of required meetings the mentor will have with each assigned major.
A mentor will be expected to travel during regular school hours to observe and evaluate the assigned ELA majors. Education majors are placed in various public schools around Greenville and Spartanburg counties.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee. S/he will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties as requested by his or her supervisor.
All applicants are required to submit the NGU application (see Apply Now button below) and the following documents, which must be uploaded to the NGU application:
North Greenville University is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Convention, and requires all faculty and staff to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.