Overview

The College of Liberal Arts at West Liberty University seeks to fill a full-time 9-month tenure track faculty position for the Social Work Program with release time for the responsibility as the Field Education Coordinator for the Social Work Program. This position reports to the Social Work Program Director.

The Field Coordinator is responsible for the educational and administrative direction of the field education in compliance with CSWE accreditation standards, including coordinating internships, cultivating new field sites, and developing field assessment practices.

The successful candidate must be willing and able to teach required courses within the social work program, including introductory-level Social Work courses as well as upper-division courses in areas of expertise. Candidates should have a commitment to excellent teaching and college services including participation in student advising, recruitment and retention activities. The academic rank will depend on the successful candidate’s level of graduate education. A terminal degree in Social Work, or a closely allied field is preferred; an MSW from a CSWE accredited Social Work program and a minimum of 2 years of Social Work practice is required. ABD will be considered. Prior teaching experience is preferred. The successful candidate must have excellent communication and teaching skills.

Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. This position includes a comprehensive benefit package. Anticipated start date is August 20, 2018.

West Liberty University ( http://www.westliberty.edu) is a small comprehensive institution under the auspices of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission.

Interested individuals are required to apply and submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts of all graduate and undergraduate work, recent student evaluations (if any), examples of scholarly work (if any) and three letters of professional references to:

http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/westlibertyedu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

West Liberty University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all interested individuals. Individuals who need assistance in the application process may contact Sue Garrison, HR Assistant III, at 304-336-8029 or sgarrison@westliberty.edu. (Do Not Apply To This Email)

SUCCESSFULLY PASSING A BACKGROUND SCREENING REPORT IS REQUIRED FOR FINAL EMPLOYMENT

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