Learning Disability Specialist

Job description

Antelope Valley College


Learning Disability Specialist


Salary:  currently $43.36 - $46.87 commensurate with education 


Complete job description and application available online at: https://www.avc.edu/administration/hr/employment


Required Minimum Qualifications: (Applicant must meet one of the following requirements)


Most current Minimum Qualifications for Faculty in California Community Colleges (10th edition):

Master’s degree in learning disabilities, special education, education, psychology, speech language pathology, communication disorders, educational or school psychology, counseling, OR rehabilitation counseling AND 15 semesters units of upper division or graduate study in the area of learning disabilities, to include, adult cognitive and achievement assessment or the equivalent (Academic Affairs Division, California Community Colleges)


Antelope College Equivalency: No Antelope Valley College Equivalency


Additional Requirements:

Must have successfully completed the California Community College Learning Disabilities Eligibility Model Training and be certified as an LD Specialist.  Written documentation of successful completion of the Learning Disabilities Eligibility Model Training is required.


AND a sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students (Assembly Bill 1725; Education Code 87360).



Provides assessment services to students with suspected learning disabilities, using the Learning Disabilities Eligibility Model of the California Community College Chancellor’s Office.

Evaluate disability verification documents, including outside testing records, with the purpose to determine program eligibility

Recommend and/or provide services and accommodations to students with disabilities with a wide variety of individual needs and concerns, including physical, learning, visual, hearing, psychological, neurological, acquired brain injury and speech and language disabilities.



For a complete listing and details of all open positions and how to apply, select the HR & Employment link on the AVC Web site at https://www.avc.edu/administration/hr/employment or contact the Human Resources Office at (661) 722-6311; Voice/Relay, (661) 722-6300 x. 6360, 3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster, CA 93536.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/10/2019
Application Due: 3/11/2019
Work Type:
Salary: $43.36 - $46.87 commensurate with education