Job Description

Extended Job Title
Director

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
251001 - VP Academic Services Lbk

Position Description
Directs, plans, coordinates and supervises the operation and activities of a specialized unit or small department; develops and implements policies and procedures, administers the budget, organizes tasks and sets priorities. Serves as liaison with university personnel and community at large. Works under general supervision with broad latitude for initiative and independent judgment.

Requisition ID
15684BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Process incoming ADA students' requests for accommodations and process renewal requests for established ADA students.  Work directly with the schools to ensure accommodations are reasonable and that the institution maintains its compliance with the federal regulations protecting the rights of students with disabilities.  Implement institutional standards with supporting departments regarding ADA compliance.  Educate faculty and staff on all campus locations to promote education and awareness of ADA regulation, processes, and procedures.  Address student grievances relating to disability services and consult with faculty and staff on ADA related questions.  Coordinate and schedule coverage for Remote CART services, interpreters, and video relay for hearing impaired students as well as have oversight of ADA equipment.  Prepare and evaluate ADA reports for Schools and Administration to better assess students' needs.  Maintain strict confidentiality for students, faculty, and staff.  Research and propose new methodology to better improve services.

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
4413.92

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Lubbock, Texas

Preferred Qualifications
Terminal degree in special education or rehabilitation counseling with certification from the National Association of ADA Coordinators.  Five years of progressively responsible management experience.  Active participation in professional organizations including leadership roles at state and national levels.

Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
VP Academic Services Lbk

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Other Administrative

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in related area required plus five years progressively responsible management experience. Additional education may substitute for experience on a year for year basis.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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