Teacher Education Adjunct Faculty HIring Pool

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Teacher Education Adjunct Faculty HIring Pool
Department Teacher Education
FLSA Exempt
Job Type Part-Time
Job EEO Category Faculty
Physical Demands

Physical demands are those associated with classroom instruction.

Job Summary

The School of Teacher Education at the University of Northern Colorado
invites applications for part-time faculty positions as we build our capacity to
offer quality instruction to all students. Part-time faculty hires will become
vital members of the School’s nationally recognized teacher preparation
programs, committed to the preparation of culturally responsive education.
These positions are filled semester by semester based on the needs of
different programs: Elementary Social Studies, Elementary Math, Reading
Specialist, Elementary Literacy/Language Arts, Content Literacy,
Linguistically Diverse Education, Early Childhood Education, Foundations of

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in relevant and appropriate area is required. Preferred
qualifications include P-12 teaching experience, demonstrated capacity to
work collaboratively in courses and their delivery, knowledge of teaching
best practices and Colorado State Standards. We seek candidates who can
provide excellent classroom knowledge and a positive model of leadership in
P-12 Education.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00272
Position Number FP9997
Desired Start Date 08/01/2017
Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

The hiring pool may be used to fill vacancies for Fall Semester 2017 through
Summer Semester 2018. Screening of applications is ongoing and will
continue until positions are filled. Interested persons should apply online at:
http://careers.unco.edu/postings/1780. Application documents to be submitted
online are as follows:
1) Letter of application/cover letter describing teaching and related
2) Curriculum vitae or resume
3) Unofficial undergraduate and graduate school transcripts
4) A list of 3 professional references (complete with phone number and
email address)

Salary and Benefits

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits available include health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, as well as a selection of several defined contribution retirement programs. Dependents and spouses of UNC Employees who are employed as 0.5 FTE or above are entitled to and eligible for Dependent Tuition Grants. These tuition grants will cover in-state tuition charges. Further requirements may exist. Other benefits may be available based on position.

Additional Requirements

Satisfactory completion of a background check, educational check, and authorization to work in the United States is required after a conditional offer of employment has been made. The successful candidate must submit original transcripts within one (1) month of hire.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you qualified to teach Elementary Social Studies?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you qualified to teach Elementary Math?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you qualified to teach Elementary Literacy/Language Arts?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you qualified to teach Content Literacy?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you qualified to teach Linguistically Diverse Education?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Are you qualified to teach Early Childhood Education?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Are you qualified to teach Foundations of Education?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. List of References
Optional Documents