Opportunities at the Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center at the University of Florida is committed to creating a culture of inclusion for students with disabilities. We believe that through a collective approach to access, we can proactively create inclusive opportunities for all to participate. We are seeking individuals who share our vision. If you are passionate about inclusion, diversity, equity, and access, then we hope you will explore the opportunities below:

Full-Time Opportunities

At this time there are no current full-time opportunities.

If you would like to be considered for any upcoming opportunities at the Disability Resource Center please email DRC@ufsa.ufl.edu

 

Student Opportunities

Educational Assistant


Educational Assistants are there to assist students in the classroom environment to help with access.

Job Duties include (Max 10 hours per week):
• Assisting in providing access to academic content listed on each course syllabus.
• Provide physical and/or visual assistance based on student’s documented needs.
• Arrange homework time outside of class if needed in sessions
• Printing materials in alternate formats (primarily large-print) for DRC students.

Outreach Student Assistant

The Outreach Student Assistant helps to promote and execute programs surrounding disability identity.

Job duties include (max 15 hours):
• Facilitate Disability Allyship Program workshops up to 2 times a month.
• Plan disability advocacy events throughout the year (i.e. Disability Advocacy Month, and Art and Stories Week)
• Develop and facilitate programming, outreach, and education for the DRC.

Testing Proctor

The DRC Testing proctors are responsible for administering and maintaining exam security for students testing outside of the classroom.

Job duties include (max 20 hours):
• Proctoring exams by seating students in assigned testing space, starting and stopping exams, packaging completed exams
• Answering student, staff and faculty questions as well as providing information regarding Testing Services
• Handling a high volume of phones calls and emails

To apply to any of the above student opportunities please email DRC@ufsa.ufl.edu.

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“As a staff member, it has been my pleasure to interact and serve the smartest and most determined students on campus.

"Working at the DRC allows me to give back to students, faculty, and staff by helping to facilitate access.

“Empowering students to embrace their diverse identities, including disability, supports them to create positive change on campus.

“There is nothing better than working with the Gator Nation every day to build a culture of inclusion!

“I enjoy supporting each student through facilitating their access needs and championing their successes during their University of Florida experience.

"I love working in the DRC because I get to serve amazing students, faculty, and staff! It is my honor to work alongside these individuals to increase accessibility, inclusivity, and equity within the Gator Nation.