Part-time Educational Aide, Disabilities Resource Center
Disabilities Resources Center
Santa Fe College (SF) has been recognized as one of the top-rated community colleges in the United States. Santa Fe College is a comprehensive public college that offers a range of Bachelor’s degrees, Associate in Arts, Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degree options, as well as certificate and non-degree programs. Santa Fe College is a student-centered institution with a commitment to open access, academic excellence, and cultural and ethnic diversity. A high quality of life, temperate climate, proximity to the University of Florida, diverse cultural events, and plentiful recreational opportunities make SF and Gainesville an ideal community to work and live.
Compensation: Hourly Rate of $10 as per the Santa Fe College Salary Schedule. Limited to no more than 25 hours per week.
The Disabilities Resource Center (DRC) is seeking a highly organized candidate to fill a Part-time Educational Aide position. The individual filing this position must maintain a 2.0 GPA and must be available to work Monday – Thursday morning and Friday afternoons This position will provide general administrative and office support for the DRC functions as well as facilitate accommodation support (e.g. reading and scribing for students who are blind) for students with disabilities registered for services at the DRC. This individual will interact with students and guests who visit the DRC and collaborate with the entire office to provide support and services to students, faculty, and other professionals across the campus.
Greet and assist students and staff who visit the DRC
Answer incoming calls, take messages, distribute mail, distribute office supplies, operate and maintain copier/printer
Schedule appointments for DRC staff
Use office equipment such as copy machines, laminators, and document shredders
Occasional cleaning of rooms to include wiping down desks in the testing room, computer lab, breakroom, and sanitizing desks/chairs
Provide service of excellence through courteous, informed, accessible and professional engagement
Perform other duties as assigned.
Reports to: Disabilities Resources Center Assistant
Required:The Educational Aide must be a currently enrolled Santa Fe College student, in good academic standing (minimum GPA of 2.0), and enrolled in six (6) or more credit hours.
Additional Requirements: A criminal background check will be conducted.
Preferred: Students with diversity experience, especially those with interest in working with people with disabilities.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to work successfully in a multi-cultural environment.
Communication – able to effectively communicate in a professional, diplomatic, empathetic, and tactful manner using preferred method and level as applicable to the job.
Ethics – able to demonstrate integrity, professionalism, civility, and a high degree of ethics in all job-related actions.
Application Process: All applicants must complete the SF Employment Application, submit their current class schedule and an up-to-date resume through the job portal to be considered for this position
All submitted materials will be routed and reviewed by the following Job Contact:
Sue Johnson, Disabilities Resources Center Assistant