Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Employment at SXU

Employment Opportunities

Coordinator of the Learning Center and Disability Services

Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1846, Saint Xavier University was the first Mercy College in the United States and is Chicago’s oldest Catholic university. Saint Xavier serves approximately 4,000 students at its campuses in Chicago and Orland Park. The University offers 43 undergraduate and 40 graduate degree programs in arts and sciences, business, education and nursing, as well as a variety of program options in continuing education and professional studies. Recognizing Saint Xavier’s excellence in education, U.S. News & World Report has ranked SXU consistently among the Best Colleges in the Midwest.

Position Type: Staff
Department: Student Affairs
Position Scheduling: Full Time
   
Function: The coordinator will manage the day-to-day operations of the Learning Center and Disability Services, ensuring that all services are processed in a timely and professional manner.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform all essential duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below 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.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Three or more years related experience preferred. Ability to speak effectively with students, faculty, staff, parents, community, and other constituents. Training and/or experience with PC-windows based environments with word processing, spreadsheet, and database knowledge required. Ability to write standard reports and routine correspondence. Demonstrate judgment in the handling of confidential and sensitive situations involving students, faculty, and staff.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Ability to perform routine mathematical computations and perform basic bookkeeping/accounting functions. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in a variety of forms. Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.
   
Start Date: As Soon As Possible
Description of Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday
Temporary Position: No
   
Items to Include:
Cover Letter
Resume
Three References
 
Contact Information: Saint Xavier University
Office of Human Resources
3700 West 103rd Street
Chicago IL 60655

Understanding of and appreciation for the Catholic identity and Mercy heritage of the University required.
Saint Xavier University is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity.  EOE/M/F/D/V