Student Disability Services Note Taker (Fall 2019/ Spring 2020)
Position Title:Student Disability Services Note Taker (Fall 2019/ Spring 2020) Campus Location:Oconee General Summary:The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Student Disability Services Note Taker. UNG's Student Disability Services (SDS) Note Taking Service helps qualified students with disabilities locate note takers. Note Takers are assigned on a first come, first serve basis and at the discretion of the SDS Note Taker Coordinator. Information about disability, accommodations, and who is registered with SDS is confidential. Note takers are expected to not disclose the identity of the student for whom they take notes, and must sign a confidentiality agreement. Note takers must be enrolled in the class for which they are taking notes, take clear legible notes, and upload those notes to notetaker.ung.edu within 24 hours after each class, in order to provide a qualified student access to class notes.Applicants must also register for the position on notetaker.ung.edu to be considered. Job Duties & Responsibilities:The student will:
- Take clear, concise and legible notes of each class, or post comments in cases where class was canceled or no notes were takenArrive at class on time and Attend all classes, except in cases of illness or emergency. Pre-arrange for a substitute note taker for days when you will be absentPost notes or comments to: notetaker.ung.edu in a timely manner [within 24 hours of class]Check UNG email account daily, and respond to any communication from SDS regarding notesCommunicate effectively with Student Disability Services if a problem arisesGive SDS 2 weeks' notice if you cannot continue in the note taking position for any reasonWithin one (1) week of accepting position, complete the note-taker online training and pass a quiz
- Skilled note takerOrganized, reliable, and responsibleAble to keep information confidentialExcellent communication skillsBasic Computer skills (for example: Internet Browsers, Word, and Scanning Documents.
- Must be enrolled at the University of North Georgia in a minimum of six (6) credit hours to qualify as a student workerMust sign a Student Disability Services confidentiality agreementAll requirements must be completed in order to receive priority registration and paymentExperience attending class and taking notesNo prior work history required
The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.