Instructor II - Special Needs Education

JOB PURPOSE/SUMMARY

To provide necessary leadership to the assigned programme.

 

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

Teaching

  • Organizes and delivers specific programs/courses offered by UTT;
  • Provides necessary leadership for successful execution of the instructional process;
  • Maintains conformity to curriculum requirements and quality of delivery;
  • Provides operational supervision and functional direction to Teaching Assistant and support staff;
  • Develops course materials, handouts, project assignments and examinations;
  • Instructs classes as required to complete courses within the specific time frame;

Research

Participates in research conferences and seminars;
Submits grant applications to support the University’s goals in consultation with Programme Head or other Academic  Staff and the University’s office responsible for grant funding;
Engages in peer review activities as required;

Service

Participates in the Personal Tutor programme (or acts as a personal tutor and, where required.)
Engages in service to the University and/or community/society.

 

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • A Master’s degree qualification in Special Needs Education or in a relevant field from an accredited and recognised University/Professional Institution with a minimum of 4 years’ teaching/research/industry experience

OR

  • A Bachelor’s degree qualification in Special Needs Education or in a relevant field from an accredited and recognised University/Professional Institution with a minimum of 6 years’ teaching/research/industry experience
  • A Diploma in Education/Teaching shall be considered an asset

 

COMPETENCY PROFILE

Knowledge

  • Demonstrated theoretical and professional knowledge of the discipline
  • Demonstrated competence with course content
  • Exposure and knowledge of pedagogy; Completion of Instructional Training by TLC
  • Knowledge of  Research Methodologies
  • Understanding and use of statistics

 

Basic Profession Skill Set

  • Basic content expertise 
  • Research skills
  • Basic practice / Critical Analytical skills

 

Deadline:22.10.20

Reference
VAC-4156
Employer
University of Trinidad and Tobago
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Employment Type
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Salary and benefits info not provided.
Salary
Salary negotiable
Your Career Level
Early Career
Years Experience
Minimum of Five (5) years'
Your Education Level
Bachelor's Degree|in Special Education
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