Boston University TEACHER CANDIDATE SUPERVISOR, School of Education in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description

The Special Education Program in the School of Education at Boston University is seeking a qualified part-time employee to supervise teacher candidates during the Spring 2017 semester.

Qualified candidates will have:

  • A minimum of 5 years teaching experience in Special Education
  • Experience mentoring teachers and/or teacher candidates
  • Familiarity with MA Educator Evaluation Framework and/or Candidate Assessment of Performance (CAP)
  • A license in Moderate Disabilities and/or Severe Disabilities

Responsibilities include:

  • Establishing and maintaining professional working relationships with supervising practitioners, teacher candidates, fieldwork coordinator and student teaching seminar leader.
  • Conducting a minimum of 4 observations of teacher candidates and additional observations as needed.
  • Providing written feedback to teacher candidates for each observation.
  • Conducting a minimum of 3 formal meetings with teacher candidates and supervising practitioners.
  • Communicating frequently with supervising practitioners on teacher candidates’ progress and developing action plan(s) with supervising practitioners and/or fieldwork coordinator to support teacher candidate in student teaching as needed.
  • Participating in student teaching orientations and five on-campus seminars.
  • Rating, in conjunction with supervising practitioners, teacher candidates using the Candidate Assessment of Performance (CAP)


Please submit a letter of interest, a resume and two letters of recommendation to

Dr. Rebekah Louis (

Tracking Code: 3323/K0416

Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular

Salary: Based on experience