Internship Experiences Coordinator I

Orlando, Florida
Sep 14, 2023
Nov 13, 2023

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College of Community Innovation and Education:

UCF College of Community Innovation and Education is a one-of-a-kind academic unit with distinct, interdisciplinary expertise and potential for partnership with community stakeholders, conceived to address societal challenges and work alongside the community. Established in 2018, the college offers undergraduate and graduate programs on the main campus and UCF Downtown. At the heart of the college's mission is the institutional commitment to transform lives and strengthen society by developing a unified vision and innovative solutions to complex social issues. CCIE promotes innovation through state-of-the-art interdisciplinary research with social impact, contemporary inclusive teaching and learning practices, and preeminent service for the disciplines, the institution, and the community.

The Opportunity:

The School of Teacher Education invites applications for an Internship Experiences Coordinator I. This is a part-time position and will act as a conduit between the School of Teacher Education and the Office of Clinical and Field Experiences within the College of Community Innovation and Education.


  • Participate in collaborative meetings with the School of Teacher Education and Office of Clinical & Field Experiences focusing on student success.

  • Support mentoring classroom teachers supervising student candidates during internship experiences at the schools.

  • Support the School of Teacher Education in hiring Clinical Coordinators for internship supervision.

  • Provide administrative support to the School of Teacher Education for Clinical Coordinator Evaluations.

  • Assign Clinical Coordinators to intern placements. Provide professional development for Clinical Coordinators. Assist and support Clinical Coordinators and Interns who are experiencing issues.

  • Oversee and update internship Web courses for the School of Teacher Education. Partner with the School of Teacher Education to create internship sections and assign instructors.

  • Innovate ongoing communication process with Clinical Coordinators.

  • Annually review and revise the School of Teacher Education Internship Handbook.

  • Supervise interns for unexpected Clinical Coordinator leaves.

  • Aid School of Teacher Education and Office of Clinical and Field Experiences in data collection and reporting.

  • Evaluate and review internship application statuses for accuracy, providing academic advising in MyKnight Star. Analyze unique placement requests.

  • Other duties as assigned by the unit and/or supervisor related to School of Teacher Education Internship Experiences.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's or Master's degree and 2+ years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree, and 2+ years of relevant experience.

  • Former supervision experience.

  • Previous experience supporting and mentoring teachers.

  • Experience advising students with academic difficulties.

  • Previous experience in a university environment.

Are Benefits Important to You?

Working at UCF has its perks! In addition to helping drive change and having a positive impact by supporting our students, staff, and faculty, UCF offers:

  • Benefit packages, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending, and Employee Assistance Program

  • Paid time off, including annual and sick leave and paid holidays

  • Retirement savings options

  • Employee discounts, including tickets to many Orlando attractions

  • Education assistance

  • Flexible work environment

  • And more…For more benefits information, go to the UCF Employee Benefits page click here.

Who Are We?

Founded in 1963 to fuel the region's talent pipeline and support the growing U.S. space program, UCF is built to make a better future for our students and society. It's one of the reasons U.S. News & World Report ranks UCF among the nation's top 20 most innovative colleges, while Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Princeton Review rank us a best-value university. UCF is one of 14 universities nationwide designated as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Research 1 university. With 13 colleges, including a fully accredited College of Medicine, UCF offers more than 220-degree programs between its main campus, downtown campus, hospitality campus, academic health sciences campus, and 11 UCF Connect centers located throughout the region. In addition, UCF extends its reach to communities in and beyond Central Florida by offering complete, online programs leading to bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, Ph.D.'s., certificates, and more.

Unless explicitly stated on the job posting, it is UCF's expectation that an employee of UCF will reside in Florida as of the date the employment begins.



College of Community Innovation and Education (CCIE) - School of Teacher Education

Work Schedule

Monday through Friday, 8:00a.m. to 12:00p.m.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at

As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

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