Company Name:
Brown University
Approximate Salary:
See ad for details
Location:
Providence, Rhode Island
Country:
United States
Industry:
Education
Position type:
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Experience level:
2-4 Years
Education level:
Master Degree

Assistant Director of Student and Employee Accessibility Services

Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

The Assistant Director, Student and Employee Accessibility Services (SEAS) will serve as part of the SEAS Engagement team and will determine accommodations and services for students registered with SEAS. The AD will take the lead on campus-wide access and inclusion initiatives, including supporting campus DIAPs, providing consultation, trainings, guiding student efforts, and developing new collaborations. The AD will manage the note provider process, including hiring providers and managing a graduate student supporting this system; the AD will provide back up support to other accommodation areas as needed. ​The Assistant Director will take lead on assessment and data collection for the SEAS office. The AD will serve on committees such as the Campus Access Advisory Committee. The AD will participate in professional development and other projects/activities as needed to support the SEAS office and constituents with disabilities. Some flexibility to work in the evening and on weekends is needed.

Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Counseling, Social Work, Special Education or similar program (counseling coursework preferred), and 2 to 4 years of experience working with students with disabilities, preferably in a college setting or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Evidence of cultural competence and inclusiveness; sensitivity to and understanding of diverse perspectives that students and staff bring to their work, including those of academic, socioeconomic, culture, race and ethnicity, ability, gender, sexuality, and intersectional identities
  • Demonstrated strong counseling skills
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated strong written communication skills, as well as knowledge of ways to effectively utilize current media.
  • Demonstrated problem solving and conflict resolution skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks and competing demands
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively present information and empower change
  • Ability to supervise and direct the work of student workers

To View More Details and To Apply, please use this link to the position on Brown's Career Site:

https://brown.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/staff-careers-brown/job/20-Benevolent-Street/Assistant-Director-of-Student-and-Employee-Accessibility-Services_REQ150689

Applicants are required to use the Brown Career Site to apply for the position and to submit their resume, cover letter and any related documents. Please check the status of your application through the account you create when you apply.

All offers of employment are contingent upon consent to criminal background screening check and education verification with results satisfactory to Brown.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

About Brown (Please visit our website and get to know us better at: www.brown.edu)

Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies.

With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction. Brown's vibrant, diverse campus community consists of about 4,500 staff and faculty, 6,200 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, 490 medical school students, more than 5,000 summer, visiting, and online students, and over 700 faculty members. Brown students come from all 50 states and more than 115 countries. Brown is frequently recognized for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups and activities, active community service programs, highly competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly historic urban setting.

Brown offers competitive benefits such as a generous retirement plan and education programs; details are available at: http://www.brown.edu/about/administration/human-resources/