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Access Specialist

Employer
Fresno State University
Location
California, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Oct 26, 2021

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Affirmative Action & Equal Opportunity, Student Affairs, Counseling, Disabled Student Services, Minority & Multicultural Affairs, Other Student Affairs
Salary Band
Not specified
Employment Type
Full Time
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Access Specialist
(SSP III)

Compensation and Benefits

Anticipated Hiring Salary: $4,691 per month

Full classification Salary Range: $4,691 - $6,683 per month
  • This is a full-time, probationary, exempt position
The CSU system provides a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental and vision plans, membership in the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), sick and vacation time, and 14 paid holidays a year. Eligible employees are also able to participate in the fee waiver education program. A summary of benefit information can be found here .

Job Summary

Under the general direction of the Director of Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD), the individual in this position evaluates eligibility and determines appropriate academic accommodations for enrolled students with physical, perceptual, learning and psychological disabilities. Duties include the provision of comprehensive disability related academic and career development advisement. The incumbent works with students on developing alternative learning strategies, problem solving skills and effective self-advocacy approaches. Responsibilities also involve assisting faculty, staff and administrators with information regarding appropriate implementation of mandated academic accommodations. The incumbent will oversee the transportation accommodation.

Key Qualifications
  • Work effectively with students with a broad range of disabilities
  • Carry out complex assignments independently without detailed instructions
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both written and when facilitating presentations
  • Advise students individually or in groups on varied and complex matters
  • Analyze individual or group situations thoroughly, perceive available alternatives and their implications and verbalize pertinent information to individuals involved
To view the full list of qualifications and job responsibilities, please click the Position Description button above.

Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in a related field.
  • Equivalent or three years of progressively responsible professional student services work experience
  • A Master’s degree in Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling (formerly Rehabilitation Counseling), Clinical Psychology, Communicative Science and Disorders, Special Education, Clinical Social Work or related field may be substituted for one year of professional experience.


Department Summary

Services for Students with Disabilities facilitates academic accommodations for students with disabilities.

Deadline & Application Instructions

Applications received by 11/15/2021 will be given full consideration by the search committee.

Please click “Apply Now” to complete the employment application for California State University, Fresno. Interested applicants must complete the application and attach the following: 1) their most recent resumé/vitae, 2) a cover letter that addresses their specific qualifications and interest, and 3) contact information for three professional references.



Fresno State

California State University, Fresno is one of 23 campuses in the California State University System. The University's mission is to boldly educate and empower students for success through our values of Discovery, Diversity and Distinction. The current student population is more than 25,000, including a large percentage of students with diverse and culturally rich backgrounds. The University serves the San Joaquin Valley while maintaining deep involvement with the state, nation, and across the globe.

Metropolitan Fresno, with a multi-ethnic population of over 527,000, is located in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley. The campus is within driving distance of Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks, San Francisco, Los Angeles, the Monterey Peninsula, beaches, sailing, lakes, and numerous ski resorts. Fresno boasts one of the most reasonable housing markets in California and offers a wide array of locally grown fruits and produce.

Equal Employment Opportunity Information

California State University, Fresno is committed to maintaining and implementing employment policies and procedures in compliance with applicable state and federal equal employment opportunity laws and regulations. Executive Orders 1096 and 1097 prohibit discrimination, harassment, and retaliation on the basis of a protected status: race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex (including gender identity), sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, mental disability, physical disability, medical condition and covered veteran status. Fresno State's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring, and retention. We are proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

Vaccination Interim Policy

CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/9779821/latest/ and questions may be sent to hr@csufresno.edu .

Supplemental Information

Following a conditional offer of employment, a background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate may start work with California State University, Fresno. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may result in the withdrawal of the offer of employment. Current employees who are offered positions on campus will be required to undergo a background check for any position where a background check is required by law or that Fresno State has identified as sensitive.

The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

This position may be a "designated position" under the California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This will require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within six (6) months of assuming office and every two (2) years thereafter.

Fresno State is a tobacco-free, smoke-free and vapor-free campus.

Advertised: 25 Oct 2021 Pacific Daylight Time
Applications close: 15 Nov 2021 Pacific Standard Time

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