Disability Program Assistant

Job description

This job is located in Frankfort, Kentucky.

Assist First Steps families whose names have been received from the POE's statewide in one or more of the following ways: Personal contact, consistent bi-annual contact via the DPH newsletter, website, or regional newsletter; mentoring and referrals to appropriate community resources.

Job Title
Disability Program Assistant

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
8G070:Early Childhood, Spec Ed, Rehab Counsel

Work Location
Job is located in Frankfort.

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Occasional standing or walking with objects up to 10lbs; intermittent sitting at computer workstation for extended periods; and regular Job-related travel.


Monday-Friday; Days; and 6 hours each day.


This person must be the parent/guardian of a child with a developmental delay or disability.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Deadline to Apply

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 infants and toddlers with disabilities.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please choose the answer which best describes your years of experience working with people with disabilities.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  3. * Do you have experience working with a child with disabilities under the age of 12?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * 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





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    Job No:
    Posted: 10/30/2018
    Application Due: 11/13/2018
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