The director of field education will provide vision and leadership to the field education department; overseeing all aspects of the BSW program and MSW field education operations. This forward-thinking leader will engage the department in a process of continuous improvement, in collaboration with the associate dean, department chair, program coordinators and others within and beyond the university, as required. The director of field education reports to the associate dean (chief administrative officer) in the School of Social Work.
Salem State University, located just 15 miles north of Boston, is one of the largest state universities in Massachusetts and it is an important partner in the economic, cultural and intellectual vitality of the north-of-Boston region. Situated in the historic and beautiful seacoast town of Salem, Massachusetts, The School of Social Work offers both an MSW and BSW education to approximately 700 students.
Salem State is a teaching university, committed to our students' learning and growth, many who are the first in their family to go to college. The ideal candidate will work as a collaborative staff member committed to academic excellence, innovation and student success.
Salem State University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please apply online and attach resume and cover letter.
Employment is contingent upon a completed background and CORI check satisfactory to the university. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.
Salem State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.
Please Note: If there is no application deadline associated with a position, it may come down at any time. Once a posting is removed, additional applications will not be accepted.