Job Positions

Coordinator for Student Accessibility Services

Categories: Northeast Region 1

Department:

Center for Academic Excellence

Institution:

Franklin Pierce University

Date Posted:

02/09/2018

Close Date:

03/16/2018
 

Position Description

Franklin Pierce University, College at Rindge, is seeking an enthusiastic new team member to join the staff in the Center for Academic Excellence as a Coordinator of Student Accessibility Services. This is a full-time, benefit eligible, exempt position reporting to the Director of the Center for Academic Excellence.

Duties

The successful candidate will evaluate documentation to determine eligibility for accommodations and will provide direct academic support to students who seek assistance. Duties also include developing workshops and presentations for students, faculty, and staff, serving on committees and task forces, and confidential record keeping. While this position is based in Rindge, it includes the coordination of accommodations at all of Franklin Pierce University's centers.

Application Process

As an Equal Opportunity Employer and as an institution that is committed to the development of a culturally diverse staff, Franklin Pierce University strongly encourages women and minorities to apply for our open positions. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should send a letter of interest, resume and contact information for three professional references to:

Coordinator of Student Accessibility Services

Franklin Pierce University

40 University Drive, Rindge, NH 03461

jobs@franklinpierce.edu

Please be sure to add "Coordinator Accessibility Services Position" to the subject line of the email. EOE

Institution Information

Franklin Pierce University is a small, private regionally accredited university grounded in the liberal arts, with a focus on personal attention and high-quality instruction. The nonprofit University consists of the College at Rindge and the College of Graduate & Professional Studies. Degrees are offered through the doctoral level and are available either in-class, online, or as a hybrid. Our institutional mission focuses on preparing citizens and leaders of conscience for a new century who make significant contributions to their professions and communities, whether their aspirations are local or global.

Additional Information

 

Contact Information

603-899-4075

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • Between two to four years of previous experience working in higher education with students is essential.
  • Candidates will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a desire to serve students in a personable and professional manner.
  • A Master's degree in a related field is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Possess a high degree of digital literacy and adaptability, training and/or experience with learning management systems.
  • Have a solid understanding of learning theories as related to traditional and non-traditional students.