Specialist, Disability Accommodations

  • University of Nevada
  • Jul 23, 2018
Full time Education

Job Description

The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for a Specialist, Disability Resource Center. The Disability Resource Center (DRC) in Enrollment Services provides services for students who qualify for assistance, seek accommodations, and are registered with the DRC. Under the supervision of the Director, the Specialist is responsible for the implementation of accommodations for students and ensures that the University remains in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act as well as the Americans with Disability Act as Amended (ADAAA). The Specialist, Disability Resource Center assists the Coordinator(s), the Assistant Director, and Director in implementing appropriate accommodations and may be assigned one or more of the following responsibilities; alternative testing accommodations, auxiliary aids and services; alternative media; assistive technology; individual technology plans; interpreter services; TypeWell transcription; data base management; Learning Disability assessments; learning strategies; participate in committees and community functions; program reports; and others as needed.

Occupations

University, Special Education

Salary

Range A

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Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree and one year of related work experience or a Master’s degree. Related experience: Working with persons with disabilities and implementing Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the ADAA.