Specialist, Services for Students with Disabilities
Job ID: 2020-7247 Type: Student Affairs (WS1705) # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
Provide services for students with disabilities University wide who require accommodations; inform students, faculty, and staff of available services. Advise students of their rights and responsibilities; interpret federal policies and procedures. Plan and implement provisions for reasonable accommodations. Develop and present trainings for University constituents.
Required Education: Master's degree in appropriate discipline (Counseling, Psychology, Teaching and Learning, Education, Rehabilitation Counseling, Social Work, or related area) or Bachelor's degree plus 2-3 years directly related experience.
Required Experience: 1 year related post-degree experience with appropriate adult population with disability(ies) including experience evaluating medical documentation, arranging accommodations, and/or the use of any adaptive technologies (if applicable), or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, listening, written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of testing documentation in appropriate subject discipline. Knowledge of federal and state regulations regarding ADA and compliance in higher education.
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