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STAFF AND STUDENT DIVERSITY

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION

The policy of the El Camino Community College District is, in part, to provide an educational and employment environment in which no person shall be unlawfully denied admission, access or benefit to, nor employment in any program or activity that is administered, funded directly by, or that receives any financial assistance from the State Chancellor or Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual harassment), gender, disability, and age as required by Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, the Age Discrimination Act.

Employees, students or other persons acting on behalf of the District who engage in unlawful discrimination as defined in this policy or by state or federal law may be subject to discipline up to and including expulsion or termination.  Any retaliation against a person for filing a discrimination charge or making a discrimination complaint is prohibited.

The District has identified the Director of Staff & Student Diversity as the designated responsible employee for receiving all complaints of discrimination, harassment and retaliation and the designated coordinator under the ADA/Section 504, Title IX and the Age Discrimination Act.  Inquiries regarding compliance with these statutes, and complaints may be directed to:

Jaynie Ishikawa

Director, Staff & Student Diversity
Office of Staff and Student Diversity
Administration Building – Room 210 (second floor)
El Camino Community College District
16007 Crenshaw Boulevard
Torrance CA 90506-0001
Phone: (310) 660-3813

Fax: (310) 660-3794
Email:
TitleIXCoordinator@elcamino.edu

Office Hours: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Inquiries regarding federal laws and regulations concerning nondiscrimination in education or the District’s compliance with those provisions may also be directed to: 

Office for Civil Rights
San Francisco Office
U.S. Department of Education
50 Beale Street, Suite 7200
San Francisco, CA 94105-1813
Telephone: (415) 486-5555
Facsimile: (415) 486-5570
Email: OCR.SanFrancisco@ed.gov

OFFICE OF STAFF AND STUDENT DIVERSITY

The Office of Staff and Student Diversity receives, investigates, compiles reports and makes recommendations for the resolution of both employee and student discrimination and sexual harassment complaints.  It develops, maintains and monitors the District’s Equal Employment Opportunity Plan and insures equal employment opportunity and compliance with rules, regulations and laws. The office is also responsible for certain program development, problem identification and data analysis, compilation and reporting. 

MAJOR SERVICES AND PROGRAMS OFFERED AND COORDINATED

  • Assist in the planning, coordination and monitoring of recruitment, selection and hiring processes to ensure equity and consistency in the recruitment of diverse faculty and staff.
  • Maintain relationships with various community resources to promote equity and diversity within our college community.
  • Monitor programs and activities to ensure compliance with state and federal laws and District policies regarding equal employment, sexual harassment, unlawful discrimination, and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
  • Conduct investigations regarding complaints of unlawful discrimination (including sexual harassment)
  • Facilitate training for administration, faculty and staff regarding hiring procedures, equal employment opportunity, prevention of unlawful discrimination and sexual harassment in the academic setting/work environment.
  • Support and promote diversity events and programs on campus
  • Provide counseling for District students and employees

CONTACT INFORMATION

Office of Staff and Student Diversity
Administration Building – Room 210 (second floor)
El Camino Community College District
16007 Crenshaw Boulevard
Torrance CA 90506-0001
Phone: (310) 660-3813
Fax: 310-660-3794
Office Hours: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

 
 Last Published 5/5/15