Admissions Counselor/Chicago

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Apr 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Recruits for the University of Kentucky diverse and academically talented students. Represents the University at college fair programs and professional conferences which will include extended hours of travel and weekend obligations. Responsible for managing a recruitment service area. Corresponds with and counsels prospective students and their families on the college admission process. Plans, organizes, and directs special events (on and off campus), conducts other office responsibilities as needed. Interacts with other university departments. Works with alumni clubs around nation keeping them up to date about the University of Kentucky.




Job Title
Admissions Counselor/Chicago

Requisition Number
RE13930

Working Title


Department Name
8Z210: Undergraduate Admissions

Work Location
Chicago, IL

Grade Level
44

Salary Range
$40,872-65,395/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BS



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

2 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50lbs. Working at a computer for extended periods of time. Repetitive motion tasks. Regular job-related travel.



Shift

Days, Evenings, and Weekends.
This position will also operate on a Seasonal Schedule - select weeks during Winter and Summer months.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Deadline to Apply
04/25/2018

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Describe your experience working with students.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Current and former recruiters have said that to be successful in this position, one must value diversity, be extremely self-motivated, have above average time management skills, maintain high organizational skills, have strong public speaking abilities, and be extremely flexible. Knowing this, what experiences do you have that would make you an ideal candidate for this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

    PI101996575