College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Department: SAAS Student Disabilities Resource Center
Advertised Salary Range: $46,896
Advertised Job Summary:
Manages services and accommodations for students with mental health disabilities, Learning Disabilities, ADD, and autism. Designs, develops, and administers policies and programs for students with mental health disabilities. Evaluates programs to ensure that students receive appropriate accommodations in all areas of academic programs and student life. Maintains student records, compiles data on student progress, trends and usage of services. Trains and supervises graduate assistants, interns, and temporary employees who work with students. Advises Deans, Department Chairs, and other administrators on appropriate accommodations and works to resolve conflicts between students, faculty, and staff. Reviews university policies and procedures to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations. Advises student organizations on responsibilities for providing accommodations and provides training to student leaders. Serves as liaison between the campus, parents, and other state agencies.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Master's Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling, School Counseling, Education, or related field 1 year related experience.
The University of South Carolina is a globally recognized, high-impact research university committed to a superior student experience and dedicated to innovation in learning, research and community engagement. Founded in 1801, the university offers more than 300 degree programs and is a top-tier Carnegie Foundation research institution. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of 20 locations throughout the state, including the research campus in Columbia. With 60 nationally ranked academic programs including top-ranked programs in international business, the nation's best honors college and distinguished programs in engineering, law, medicine, public health and the arts, the university is helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and around the world.