Training Associate Employment/Transition - Center for Disabilities, University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine

Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018

The Center for Disabilities, Sanford Medical School, USD is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Training Associate. The position will work in the field of employment and transition to include training, consulting and technical assistance to professionals, and individuals with developmental disabilities.

Education and Experience Required: Master's degree required in special education, speech/language pathology, psychology, or related field with 3-5 years of significant experience in a related position. Vocational rehabilitation/employment and transitions experience preferred. Position is grant funded and continuation is dependent on available funding.

Department Description and Cultural Expectations: The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine values diversity and its essential role in achieving the educational, scholarship, and service missions of the school. Therefore, the medical school is committed to both recruitment and retention of students, residents, faculty, and staff who through their diversity enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence. We recognize diversity as relating to race, ethnicity, creed, rural background, socioeconomic status, gender, sexual orientation, age, and disability. In addition, we value persons with broad life experiences, with records of service to disadvantaged populations, and with other attributes that may enhance the learning community. The medical school has chosen three areas of emphasis on diversity to enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence: American Indians, rural, and gender. EOE/AA

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