Jewish Student Life Director

Job description

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Jewish Student Life Director Requisition Number RE17452 Working Title Department Name 7N800:COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES Work Location Lexington, KY Grade Level 45 Salary Range $44,096-72,779/year Type of Position Staff Position Time Status Full-Time Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Ability to work in a sedentary position utilizing computer, mouse, keyboard, and telephone for portions of the day. Ability to travel to various locations within the building and across campus.


Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky is searching for a vibrant, committed Director of Jewish Student Life with a strong background in Jewish practice and community development to engage, empower, and inspire students. The candidate should have proven leadership skills, including experience managing programs and engaging people, and familiarity with budgeting, program development, and community building.

The Director of Jewish Student Life will work with University of Kentucky staff and students as well as members of the local Jewish community to create and deliver dedicated programs that contribute to the engagement and retention of Jewish students.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Interpersonal communication

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience Deadline to Apply 03/20/2019 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 background in two of the following categories: Student Engagement & Leadership Development, Strategic Planning, Fiscal Management, and Community Relations.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents




    Diversity Profile: University



    View more

    Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

    Arrow pointing right
    Job No:
    Posted: 2/28/2019
    Application Due: 3/28/2019
    Work Type: