Department of Teacher Education

Supervisor for Clinical and Student Teaching Experiences

Starting Date: August 2019 and Spring 2020

Salary: To Be Determined Based on Clinical Supervisor Experience and Type of Clinical Site and Number of Students being Supervised.

About Northeastern Illinois University: Northeastern Illinois University’s Main Campus is located on 67 acres in a residential area on the Northwest Side of Chicago. The University has three additional locations in the metropolitan area: the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies, El Centro and the Center for College Access and Success. Northeastern also is a founding member of the University Center of Lake County consortium campus in suburban Lake County, north of Chicago. Regarded as the most diverse university in the Midwest, Northeastern offers more than 40 undergraduate degree and certificate programs and more than 50 graduate degree, certificate, licensure and endorsement programs.

Department: The Department of Teacher Education offers programs in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, Middle Level Education, Bilingual/ Bicultural endorsement program and Curriculum and Instruction for current teachers.


  • Must have an earned master’s degree in the discipline (e.g., elementary education, Early Childhood Education and Bilingual/Bicultural Endorsement)

  • Must be licensed in the field

  • Minimum of three years teaching experience

  • Personal and professional commitment to inclusive education, diversity, advocacy, and social justice

  • Strong mentorship skills

Preferred Experience:

  • Familiarity with the Teacher Performance Assessment (edTPA)

Responsibilities: The position requires the supervisor to visit teacher candidates in the field, to meet with their mentor teachers, to support and provide feedback to the candidates and to evaluate their performance midway and at the end of their field experience. There is also a weekly seminar component.

To Apply: Please email letter of application and resume to Department Chair Dr. Rachel Adeodu at; (773) 442-5369.

Northeastern Illinois University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and invites applications from Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities, as well as other qualified individuals.