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Teacher, US - Japan Partnership

Location: 

University, MS, US, 38677

Department:  Office of Global Engagement (11625759)
Employee Designation:  Regular Part-time (No Benefits)

Note for Current UM Employees

Current employees must apply internally via connectU > connectu.olemiss.edu

Definition of Class

This position in which the incumbent provides a developmentally appropriate learning environment for children in assigned grade level(s). 

Examples of Work Performed

  • Provides a developmentally appropriate learning environment for children.
  • Prepares lesson plans and activities.
  • Conducts lessons, evaluates student work, and provides feedback to students.
  • Models positive reinforcement and classroom management techniques for children.
  • Serves as liaison between parents, children, student observers, and various other groups.
  • Utilizes and models positive reinforcement techniques and classroom management techniques.
  • Assists in the development, planning, and coordination of special events. Monitors students during events.
  • Supervises student workers.
  • Performs similar or related duties as assigned or required.

Essential Functions

These essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following. Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring department.

  1. Provides a developmentally appropriate learning environment for children in assigned grade level(s).
  2. Conducts lessons, evaluates student work, and provides feedback to students.
  3. Serves as a liaison between parents, children, student observers, and various other groups.    

Minimum Education/Experience

Education:
Bachelor’s Degree from a college or university in Education or a related field.

 

AND

 

Experience:
One (1) year of experience related to the above described duties.

 

Certifications/Licensures:
Must be licensed to teach in the state of Mississippi.  Incumbent must obtain Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training and certification within the first two months of employment. (not required for US-Japan Partnership)

 

Additional Requirement:
Must be able to speak, read, and write Japanese. (for US-Japan Partnership only)

 

Substitution Statement:
Related experience may be substituted for education, on a basis set forth and approved by the Department of Human Resources.

Salary/Wage Information

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EEO Statement

The University of Mississippi provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The University complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.

Background Check Statement

The University of Mississippi is committed to providing a safe campus community. UM conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.


Nearest Major Market: Oxford Mississippi