Disability Specialist

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Disability Specialist
University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: 33447
Salary: $4,842 - $9,591 monthly

Position Description:
Working in the Center for Accessible Education (CAE), the Disability Specialist assists in all elements of service delivery and program development for students registered with the CAE with various disabilities, including, but not limited to: neurodevelopmental disorders, acquired brain injury (ABI), psychological disabilities, and autism spectrum disorder. Major responsibilities include: Assess Verification of Disability forms, medical documentation, and psychological/psychoeducational evaluations to verify disability according to University, State, and Federal guidelines in order to determine appropriate accommodations and support. Provides information to UCLA students who suspect that they may have a disability and make referrals to on-campus and off-campus resources; provides specialized disability-related counseling for students; liaison with on-campus and off-campus departments and programs to coordinate services and to explain services for students served by CAE; leads and/or co-facilitates support groups and instruct small group workshops in disability management and advocacy; provides disability awareness presentations for campus faculty, staff and students. Prepares written program materials, and assists, when necessary, in other CAE services and functions.

For full application instructions and position description, please visit: https://hr.mycareer.ucla.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80314

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction

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Job No:
Posted: 4/27/2021
Application Due: 4/27/2033
Work Type: Full Time