MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK (MSW) FIELD DIRECTOR/INSTRUCTOR
Position: Master of Social Work (MSW) Field Director/Instructor
Division: School of Social Work
Department: MSW Program
Start Date: January 3, 2022
Closing Date: OPEN UNTIL THE POSITION IS FILLED
This is a 12-month non-tenured, position.
Responsibilities : Under the general supervision of the Program
Director of the MSW Program, assist in the development of the MSW program from
an internship role; direct the MSW interns in a required agency experience.
Participate in the reaccreditation of the MSW program by CSWE. Assist with
student agency selection and provide on-going supervision in the process.
Provide internship training/workshops to prospective and on-going Agency Field
Supervisors. Serve on appropriate university-wide committees. Participate in
the development of graduate level internship relationships with other
universities, community organizations, professional associations, and alumni.
Teaching one course per semester may be requested.
Qualifications: Minimum qualification is a Master's Degree in Social Work
from a CSWE accredited program. Basic computer and research skills. At least
two years, post the MSW degree, of effective social work practice and
leadership experience. Demonstrated ability to conduct seminar courses and
workshops; ability to work professionally with social work faculty, staff,
students and agency personnel; must be able to communicate and work
effectively with a culturally-diverse campus and community groups; strong
commitment to diversity. Demonstrated excellent work ethics and an organized
time manager. Desire a candidate with an established record of community
engagement and practice experience is essential, and teaching commensurate
with appointment; knowledge of CSWE accreditation and experience in internship
development, program assessment. knowledge of professional state-wide or
national organizations, and a strong record of collaboration and commitment to
practice. Teaching experience related to culturally competent social work
practice desired. Skilled in using technology and teaching on-line courses.
Finalists for this position are subject to a background check. Employment is
contingent upon the successful completion of a background investigation
including criminal history and identity check.
To apply, please email email@example.com or Fax to (704) 330-1494: Use Subject
Line “ Master of
Social Work (MSW) Field Director/Instructor.” Include letter of
application addressing qualifications, a résumé, three recent letters of
recommendation, other supporting documentation (community engagement practice
experience, teaching), fully completed and signed JCSU application, and an
official transcript from the institution awarding highest degree (at time of
appointment). (Official transcripts will be required of finalist).
The above information may also be mailed to:
MSW Field Director Search Committee
Johnson C. Smith University
100 Beatties Ford Road
Charlotte, N.C. 28216
About Johnson C. Smith University
Johnson C. Smith University, a 153-year old historically black liberal arts
college dedicated to serving a diverse student body, located in Charlotte, NC.
The University has a rich history and is heralded as one of the best of the
Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the nation, serving 1400
students in undergraduate, graduate, non-traditional and adult programs.
Johnson C. Smith University continues to gain a strong national reputation for
integrating the liberal arts with business, the sciences and technology. For
more information, please visit https:// www. jcsu.edu
Johnson C. Smith University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national
origin, disability or veteran's status as it relates to student enrollment or
hiring. Johnson C. Smith University is accredited by the Southern Association
of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and
master's degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane,
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the
accreditation of Johnson C. Smith University.