Multilingual Learner Curriculum Specialist - (220000N8) Job Summary Towson University (TU) is one of the nation’s top 100 public universities. Located north of Baltimore, TU currently enrolls over 22,000 students and is the second-largest university in the prestigious University System of Maryland. Towson University values diversity and fosters a climate that is grounded in respect and inclusion to cultivate the intellectual and personal growth of the entire university community.
The College of Education is accepting application for a Multilingual Learner Curriculum Specialist. This position will build Towson University’s capacity for creating sustainable products that can be used over time by faculty, teachers, staff, and families to further their knowledge in the English to Speakers of Other Languages field or build on their existing literacy skills. This is a 40 hour/week contractual position.
Responsibilities and Duties
Collaborate with local partners and faculty to design and deliver resources, workshops, book studies, and coaching related to multilingual learners’ instruction. Research relevant topics to develop resources, by connecting with university faculty and local partners to investigate areas of interest. Support faculty, teachers, and staff implementing resources and curriculum developed.
Qualifications and Skills
- Bachelor's degree Knowledgeable educator with three years of experience working with multilingual learners and their families, providing professional development, and creating educational resources Strong skills in communication, organization, writing, technology to develop online resources
Salary and Benefits
$70,000 annually and a contract that offers annual leave, holidays, sick days and tuition remission. Contractual employees scheduled to work 30 or more hours per week may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage. To learn more about our benefits, click here. TU also offers a variety of great perks and discounts, which can be found here.
If you are motivated, innovative and team-oriented, we would love to hear from you.
For consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume with your online application.
This position will be open for a minimum of 14 days.
The safety of our students, faculty, staff, and neighbors has been our top priority and the focus of every one of our decisions since the earliest days of the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, the University System of Maryland (USM) has strongly encouraged full COVID vaccination and up-to-date booster shots (when eligible) for all faculty, staff, and students at all schools in the USM as both a reasonable and necessary means of protecting our health and safety.