CASE MANAGER-DISABILITY SUPPORT SERVICES-(T210248)
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) seeks a Case Manager -Disability Support Services to manage a caseload of students with disabilities and temporary impairments by reviewing accommodation requests, documentation and facilitating accommodations throughout the university. To facilitate communication between stakeholders, to assess and review students' needs and to identify appropriate interventions that promote accessibility. To provide administrative support of student accommodations processes and to serve as an advocate for students by providing information on applicable resources.
Annual Salary Amount: $47,665.00
Master's degree in Counseling, Social Work, Education, Public Health or a related field and two (2) years of related experience required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities
-Ability to multi-task
-Ability to problem-solve
-Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
-Conflict resolution skills
-Customer service skills
-Microsoft Office skills
-Written and verbal communication skills
:Professional & Managerial
:142004000 Disability Support Services
Work Arrangement (final schedule to be determined by the department/hiring manager):Onsite
In fall 2018, UAB had a third consecutive year of record-high over all enrollment with 21,923 students, including its largest freshman class ever (2,299), with enrollment growth in every school on campus and in the acclaimed UAB Honors College. The freshman class had an average ACT of 25.2 and GPA of 3.73- both higher than 2017. UAB's students are talented and diverse, with minority students making up 40.5 percent of the freshman class and 39.7 percent of the entire of the student body. Logo Logo UAB is was recently recognized as the Top Young University in the U.S. and 10th globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UAB research expenditures are at a record high, exceeding $562 million in FY17, and UAB ranks 15th in federal funding nationally among public universities (top 4 percent) and 31st overall (top 5 percent). In National Institutes of Health funding, UAB ranks 8th among public universities (top 2 percent) and 23rd overall (top 4 percent) with more than $244 million. UAB Health system has over one million patient visits annually and is home to Alabama's largest hospital and the 3rd largest public hospital in the U.S. UAB houses the state's only level ...1 adult trauma center and the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama and a five-state region. UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and has an annual economic impact of over $7.15 billion on Alabama.
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