Franklin College, a residential, traditional undergraduate college, is seeking a tenure-track Elementary Educator. Per an educator ratings report recently released by the Indiana Department of Education, Franklin College has produced some of the most effective teachers in the state over the past three years. Surrounding school systems continue to seek our graduates with the result of 100% job placement for elementary educators for the last two years.
The successful candidate will be an elementary education generalist who can teach a variety of methods courses for our field-based program. The successful candidate will supervise field students, advise students, participate on college-level committees and take a lead role in the accreditation and reporting processes to obtain certification from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). We seek applications from individuals with the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the College’s continuing commitment to diversity, especially those with demonstrated success working with diverse populations. Commitment to teaching excellence and a desire to work in a small private liberal arts college are essential.
Appointment Date: Fall 2017
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested candidates should submit the following: letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official undergraduate and graduate transcripts, copy of current licensure, statement of teaching philosophy and three references.
Complete applications received by March 10, 2017, will be given review.
Forward (electronically preferred) all materials to:
Office of Human Resources
101 Branigin Blvd.
Franklin, IN 46131
Founded in 1834, Franklin College is a residential, liberal arts institution with a scenic, wooded campus located 20 minutes south of downtown Indianapolis, spanning 207 acres, including athletic fields and a 31-acre biology woodland. The college prepares students to think independently, to lead responsibly and to serve with integrity in their professions, their communities and the world. The college offers its approximately 1,000 students Bachelor of Arts degrees in 55 majors from 25 academic disciplines, 41 minors, 11 pre-professional programs and four cooperative programs. In 1842, the college began admitting women, becoming the first coeducational institution in Indiana and the seventh in the nation. Franklin College maintains a voluntary association with the American Baptist Churches USA. For more information, visit www.FranklinCollege.edu.
Franklin College is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status or veteran status in any of its programs, offerings or employment practices in compliance with Title IX of the Federal Educational Amendments of 1972, of Executive Order 11246 and Revised Order No. 4 of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended in 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.