Program Managers facilitate services and accommodations for students with mental health disabilities, Learning Disabilities, ADD, and autism. Designs, develops, and administers policies and programs for students with mental health disabilities. Evaluates programs to ensure that students receive appropriate accommodations in all areas of academic programs and student life. Maintains student records, compiles data on student progress, trends and usage of services. Advises Deans, Department Chairs, and other administrators on appropriate accommodations and works to resolve conflicts between students, faculty, and staff. There are three vacancies available.
Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling, School Counseling, Education or other related field and 1-year related experience. Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC), or other relevant certification and experience in providing services and accommodations for students with disabilities in higher education.
Candidates should possess a working knowledge of the Americans with Disabilities Act as Amended and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, good counseling and communications skills, strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, a working knowledge of assistive technology, student management systems and MS Office.
The University of South Carolina, the premiere flagship research institution in South Carolina and one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report, invites applications for the position of Program Manager in the Student Disability Resource Center within the Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support.