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Counselor /Accommodation Specialist

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Position Details

Position Information

Campus Location: Hong Kong
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Counselor /Accommodation Specialist
Assigned Area(s) of Responsibility:
Category: Staff
Work Year: Year Round
Posting Text

SCAD seeks a counselor and accommodation specialist to provide counseling services and maintain a positive university experience for students with disabilities.

In this role, you will manage an active caseload of students with counseling needs and documented disabilities, and determine academic adjustments and reasonable accommodations based on students’ documentation and Section 504/ADA guidelines. You will consult with a variety of university departments regarding student disability issues, including academic departments, residence life, the registrar’s office, student success and advising, and admission.

Additionally, you will emphasize outreach and support, develop and implement alcohol and drug prevention programs, as well as health and wellness programs, and encourage engagement for all SCAD Hong Kong students.

The ideal candidate is a highly organized and self-motivated individual with a passion for student success.

⎯ Master’s degree in counseling, social work or psychology
⎯ Professional Counseling license preferred

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Posting Date: 08/25/2017
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled No
Special instructions to applicants:

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
Optional Documents
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