Mentor - Student Teacher Evaluator - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Dean and the chairs of the Departments of Elementary Education and Secondary Education, this position mentors teacher candidates and provides summary conferencing to guide student success. Completes all required evaluations and School of Education field work or clinical experience forms. Assists teacher candidates to plan and implement instruction appropriate to the teaching assignment. Reports student progress to the School of Education. Develops positive relationships with colleagues and public school educators and administrators and supports collegiality and uphold professional and ethical standards.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in a field related to the class definition or any combination of education and experience totaling four years.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from a regionally accredited institution with an earned master’s degree in a recognized teacher education field.

Recognition by the accepting school district as an exceptional teacher and mentor.


Knowledge of mentoring teacher candidates in the selection, use, and evaluation of appropriate instructional methods and materials.

Knowledge of content and skills required to mentor pre-service teacher candidates.


Skills in mentoring teacher candidates to perform at a high level in a K-12 setting.

Excellent communication skills and ability to relate well with students and colleagues.


Ability to communicate effectively and provide appropriate and timely feedback and/or input that can be used by the teacher candidate and cooperating teacher to guide and inform the teaching experience and promote student success.

Ability to assist the teacher candidate and cooperating teacher with questions concerning the and current UVU and School of Education procedures and policies.

Ability to maintain communication with the School of Education regarding teacher candidate progress.

Ability to develop positive relationships with colleagues and public school educators and administrators.

Ability to supporting collegiality and professional and ethical standards.

Pay Range


Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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