College's Disability Support Services (DSS) office provides
accommodations and support services to students with
documented disabilities. Notetakers are expected to maintain confidentiality of student
to attend all scheduled classes, take thorough, legible notes on
class lectures and discussions, and provide copies of notes to
the student DSS office. Use of a computer, tablet,
or other electronic device is required to send copy of notes to
Other duties include:
Reading information aloud
in a slow, precise manner, speaking clearly, either to an audio
recorder or directly to a student. Reading assignments
must be completed in a timely manner and copies of audio
recordings delivered to DSS.
Assisting students by writing answers to exams or other written
assignments exactly as dictated by the student. Notetakers
are expected to write the
student's words legibly and give a copy of the scribed
materials to the Test Center, DSS, the instructor, or the
These are part-time,
hourly, non-exempt staff positions.
The hours of part-time, as-needed employees are limited to a total of
less than 500 hours in each fiscal year (July 1 – June 30).