Bachelor of Social Work Clinical Assistant Instructor
BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK CLINICAL ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR
The Bachelor of Social Work Program at St. Ambrose University invites applications for a 10-month clinical instructor position in Social Work, beginning August 1, 2024. Responsibilities include working collaboratively with university partners, student advising, university and community service, scholarship, serving as a faculty field liaison, and teaching across the Bachelor of Social Work curriculum and throughout the School of Social Work at St. Ambrose University. One of seven health science departments within the College of Health and Human Services, the School is located in a supportive, collaborative environment with a strong focus on teaching as well as support for scholarship. Multiple interprofessional learning events and numerous outreach services enhance the student experience. This BSW Program, accredited in 2021, is a part of the School of Social Work at St. Ambrose, which has offered a well-established MSW program in part-time hybrid, full-time and advanced standing programs since 1997. Additionally, the School values self-directed community involvement, inter-professional collaboration and active professional development for faculty and staff.
The position requires an MSW from a CSWE-accredited program. A minimum of two years post-MSW direct practice experience is required as is a professional social work license. Additionally, evidence of effective teaching is essential. People from under-represented populations are encouraged to apply. Priority will be given to applicants showing a strong history of teaching and practice experience with vulnerable and/or oppressed populations.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
St. Ambrose University is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts and is committed to fostering a respectful environment that recognizes and embraces diversity among all students, faculty, and staff. As an equal opportunity institution, St. Ambrose actively seeks applications from members of underrepresented groups. Review of applicants will begin immediately and the position is open until filled.