Are you looking for an employer who exemplifies its
values? Mayo Clinic and the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
& Science is looking for a full-time individual with a social
justice perspective on accessibility for learners in medical
education. This individual will be responsible for
optimizing the ability of learners with complex medical and
academic limitations to successfully participate in their chosen
educational program. Is familiar with and enables access to
applicable benefits. With Learner’s consent, coordinates access to
appropriate medical care and assists educational staff in
identifying and selecting appropriate accommodations or other
program modifications. Maintains confidentiality of Learner’s
medical information, consistent with Mayo Clinic policy and
applicable state, federal and professional rules and regulations.
Acts as liaison to Mayo Clinic management when Learner’s issues are
employment-related. Requires strong communication and interpersonal
skills to interact effectively with all levels of learners.
Superior analytic, problem solving and interpersonal conflict
resolution skills are essential.
In addition to the accessibility specialist functions, the
individual will also be available to provide academic support to
all learners as a partner to the Academic Success Advising team.
The incumbent will provide advice and expertise to students in the
evaluation and resolution of personal and/or academic-related
concerns impacting their academic success. Supports the student in
the development and implementation of solutions. Provides expert
organizational behavioral consultations regarding individual
student concerns in order to enhance academic culture and
performance. Demonstrates coaching skills including reflective
listening, inquiry and motivational interviewing. Works
collaboratively with Mayo Clinic staff and other healthcare
providers by developing success plans that facilitate lifestyle
changes through a combination of efforts. Works collaboratively
with team members to support optimal learning experience and
strongest possible performance in light of life demands that often
compete with academic performance. Provides program orientation
sessions and a variety of life seminars such as: art of
communication, healthy relationships, stress management etc.