Student Organization/Activity Assoc Dir

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Student Organization/Activity Assoc Dir Requisition Number RE17992 Working Title Associate Director for Leadership and Service Department Name 8Z443: Student Organizations and Activities Work Location Lexington, KY Grade Level 46 Salary Range $48,526-80,059/year Type of Position Staff Position Time Status Full-Time Required Education


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5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to 50lbs; Standing or walking with objects up to 25lbs; Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods: Repetitive motion tasks; occasional job-related travel; effective communication with individuals of diverse backgrounds and varied professional levels.


Monday – Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm; and some weekends and evenings required.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for leading the team that coordinates campus-wide leadership and service-based programs, including, but not limited to, the Center for Community Outreach, university-wide programs focused on service immersion programs (local, regional, national, international), and major student-led, faculty, staff and community-based partnership programs. This will involve collaboration with campus stakeholders to lead in the development of initiatives (curricular and co-curricular) related to service and outreach including, but not limited to, living learning programs, service leadership courses, and referrals related to student leadership competency development and training. This position will also lead and support the professional staff who coordinate major leadership initiatives on campus, specifically related to strategic development and expansion of student leadership standards and competencies that compliment the active student leadership experience and contribute to a sense of belonging.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes Preferred Education/Experience

Driver’s License – preferred

Deadline to Apply 06/27/2019 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. * Please describe any experience that you have working with campus partners to execute and manage campus events.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Describe your experience supervising full-time staff and graduate students, especially related to examples when you’ve held staff accountable.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe your leadership philosophy and provide an example of how that has been reflected in your previous work.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * 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
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    Posted: 6/14/2019
    Application Due: 8/13/2019
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