University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Field Coordinator

Payroll Title: UCP V
Class Code: 0512-9085
Job Family: EDU
FLSA Code: E
Score: 504

JOB SUMMARY

Under the general supervision of designated supervisor, supervises and monitors students who are enrolled in a field placement program.

CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Arranges the prescribed number of visits to practice sites; interviews site supervisor and student; interviews and explains program to site supervisor and supervises students in fulfilling objectives of field work or externship program.
  2. Monitors student progress through the use of oral and written quizzes, hypothetical practice situations, and other suitable methods of examination; helps design and administer final examinations.
  3. Arranges for students to become acquainted with a variety of related field experiences to broaden their understanding of the profession.
  4. Plans, executes and supervises student seminars; assists in planning and executing seminars for cooperating site supervisors.
  5. May give lectures on topics relating to field or externship program.
  6. May evaluate and make recommendations for changes in field work or externship program.
  7. Performs related duties as required.

MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Bachelors degree in discipline of department to be served
  2. Certification or license recognized by the profession, to demonstrate knowledge and skills required to train students in the profession
  3. Willingness to travel and work irregular and flexible hours.
  4. Supervisory skills

Date Created: 6/28/85