• Director of Practicum Education

    Rhode Island College invites applicants for the position of Director of Practicum Education. This is a full-time, calendar year, continuing position.

    The Director of Practicum Education will provide leadership and oversight with all practicum experiences, practicum policies and practicum education accreditation standards associated with programs in the School of Social Work. The individual will direct and coordinate practicum placement activities related to the educational objectives of both the BSW and MSW programs. The Director of Practicum Education must be committed to and understand the generalist perspective.

    The School of Social Work is proud of its 42-year history educating MSW and BSW social workers throughout Southeastern New England. The MSW and BSW programs currently serve 350 students. The school and its faculty are committed to a teaching and learning process which centers social justice and anti-racist education. Founded in 1854, Rhode Island College is the comprehensive public institution of higher education in the State of Rhode Island. The college is located on a beautiful 180-acre suburban campus in the vibrant city of Providence, and has satellite locations at the Rhode Island Nursing Education Center in Providence’s Innovation District and the Rhode Island College Workforce Development Hub in Central Falls, RI. We are known throughout the Northeast for high-quality academic programs, small class sizes, personalized, hands-on learning experiences, world-class faculty, and high value compared to other four-year institutions.

    Required qualifications:

    • MSW from a CSWE-accredited program.
    • A minimum of five years post-MSW practice.
    • Good understanding of both generalist and advanced practice.
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Good negotiation and interpersonal skills.
    Preferred qualifications:
    • Teaching and administrative experience.
    • Bilingual
    Application deadline: Open Until Filled
    Proposed starting salary: $84,000

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