Arcadia University, Domestic

  • Part-time Faculty Pool - Supervisor - K-12 Education and Special Education

    Location US-PA-Glenside
    School of Education Dean
  • Overview

    The School of Education seeks University supervisors for teacher candidates in certification programs. We encourage those to apply, who hold dual certification in elementary/PK-4 and special education, as well as secondary content areas.  These individuals are hired on a per-semester, as-needed basis.


    Arcadia’s School of Education offers undergraduate programs in elementary and secondary education, as well as a Master of Arts in Education, Master of Education, and Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership. Through cohesive programs based on meaningful, mentored fieldwork, students are molded into gifted teachers and educational leaders.


    Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report for the past six years. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.


    When a position is available, qualified applicants may be contacted for an interview and asked to submit further documentation.  While there may not be immediate openings, the hiring manager will review applications when openings do occur.


    For additional information and to apply, please visit: and submit a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references.



    Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.




    Essential Functions:

    • Observe and assess performance of teacher candidates
    • Act as a liaison between the Office of School and Community Collaborations, the teacher candidate, the mentor teacher and site administrators
    • Conduct on-campus seminars with supervision cohort
    • Problem solve issues arising in the field
    • Maintain accurate records as required by the School of Education and PDE
    • Attend required meetings for supervisors prior to and during the fall/spring semesters

    Marginal Functions:

    • Basic knowledge of Canvas, the course platform


    Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Knowledge of the Danielson Framework for Teaching
    • Current knowledge of pedagogy and assessment in the area of certification
    • Current knowledge of state and national standards in the area of certification

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Master’s degree, preferred
    • Five years of successful K-12 classroom teaching experience.
    • Experience as a cooperating teacher, preferred
    • Previous experience supervising teacher candidates a plus


    Other Requirements:

    • Hold PA teacher certification; Priority given to candidates dually certified in Elementary and Special Education. Seeking also Secondary Content and Art Education Certification holders.
    • PA required clearances.
    • Access to reliable transportation and/or valid driver's license and access to a vehicle for travel to schools throughout the Greater Delaware Valley

    Application Instructions and Requirements

    For additional information and to apply, please visit: and submit a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references.


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