1. Plans, coordinates and implements programs for a particular school or college in one or more of the following areas: financial aid, career services, and/or admissions. 2. Recommends short- and long-term administrative and department goals. 3. Determines student eligibility in one or more of the following areas: federal loan programs, school grants, job placement opportunities, and/or admissions. 4. Provides guidance, advice and counseling in one or more of the following areas: academic, admissions, career, and financial matters for students, faculty and prospective students. 5. Initiates, designs and implements operational systems to maintain and monitors student records and/or applicant records. 6. Reviews and approves all written material for publication or press release. 7. Organizes workshops and on and off campus recruitment events in one or more of the following areas: career services, admissions, and/or financial aid. 8. Supervises day to day operation of services; determines priorities and maintain workflow. 9. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Advanced degree (in Disability Services, Educational Psychology, Rehabilitation Counseling or Special Education) or JD preferred. Experience with Accommodate/Symplicity preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Advanced degree (in Disability Services, Educational Psychology, Rehabilitation Counseling or Special Education) or JD preferred. Experience with Accommodate/Symplicity preferred.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to closely collaborate with diverse stakeholders across all schools and departments within the university. Ability to understand nuanced differences in procedures, policies, and cultures across areas and populations and navigate these differences with flexibility and perseverance.
Posting Position Title: Student Services Officer 3
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent interpersonal skills in working with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds and in occasional emotionally charged situations. Excellent professional written and verbal communication skills and analytic skills with careful attention to detail.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Associate Director, Student Accessibility Services
Required Skill/ability 1: Advanced knowledge of disability law, and understanding of HIPAA and FERPA. General knowledge of primary physical, cognitive and psychological disabilities and the knowledge of essential services needed and utilized by students with disabilities in a residential college environment.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent planning, problem-solving and organizational skills with the ability to triage, establish priorities and meet tight deadlines and conflicting demands. Ability to balance varying demands of office activities and handle pressure and conflicting demands calmly and professionally.
Required Skill/ability 2: A strong knowledge in assistive technology used by students with disabilities at the university level, including digital accessibility, document remediation, and common AT (including smart pens, JAWS, text-to-speech technologies, iOS and Windows accessibility features, and other AT).
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field and four years of experience in a related area or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 64400BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.