Reporting to the Assistant Director of Disability and Student Services, the Alternative Format Specialist is a newly created position with responsibility to promote solutions based on principles of universal design that support equal opportunities to learn. This position will create, coordinate, and provide electronic delivery of alternate format to students, test and remediate documents to ensure compliance with ADA accommodations, perform quality control reviews of documents and other deliverables, and assist faculty and staff with remediation of documents and classroom materials.
Qualifications: bachelor’s degree with at least 2 years of experience (may consider combination of education and experience). Higher education and document remediation experience preferred (PDF remediation a plus). Additionally, this role requires knowledge of federal, state laws related to copyright and protection of distributed alternative media, excellent communication (written and oral) and prioritization skills, experience with MS Office and Adobe Pro, excellent organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail, ability to work both collaboratively and independently, and ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include evenings and weekend, to meet the needs of the school
To apply please send cover letter and resume by e-mail to email@example.com; by fax to (651) 290-8645; or by mail to Human Resources, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, 875 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105.
Mitchell Hamline School of Law is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sex, marital status, veteran/military status, disability or handicap, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, status with regard to public assistance, or any other protected class status defined by law. Members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
About Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Mitchell Hamline School of Law was formed in 2015 by the combination of William Mitchell College of Law and Hamline University School of Law. This extraordinary union brought together two law schools that have shaped Minnesota’s legal landscape for more than a combined 155 years, creating the top law school in the Midwest for students seeking a rigorous, practical, and problem-solving approach to legal education.
Mitchell Hamline School of Law provides a legal education grounded in legal theory and distinguished by exceptional practical legal training. A forward-thinking, independent law school with a history dating back more than 100 years, we have continually shaped legal education to be relevant to our students, their future clients, and the legal profession. We are committed to making legal education accessible and offer an unmatched number of enrollment options. Our students graduate prepared to put their degree into practice or use their legal training in the profession of their choice.