STEPS Disability & Health Coordinator

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Job TitleSTEPS Disability & Health CoordinatorRequisition NumberTE05070Department Name40526:Interdisciplinary Human DeveloWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$19.00-$21.00/hrType of PositionTemporaryPosition Time Status Part-TimeRequired Education

Bachelors Degree

Required Related Experience

Two years

Required License/Registration/CertificationPhysical Requirements

Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 10 pounds, or some standing or walking.


30 hours per week. Days; and some evenings/weekends.

Job Summary

This position will serve as disability & health coordinator for project efforts aimed at addressing the startling health disparities experienced by individuals with cognitive and mobility limitations in the state of Kentucky through developing collaborations at local and state level while creating healthy resources and health programming inclusive of individuals with disabilities. Duties will include event planning and coordination of community programming; cultivating networks and partnerships; assisting with design and management of web page content; assisting with development of inclusive health resources; keeping track of outreach efforts and data sources for reporting; support team members across projects and daily tasks; support project director with all program outreach, implementation, evaluation, and dissemination; and most importantly having a positive impact on the health of individuals with disabilities.

Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/ExperienceDeadline to Apply09/14/2020University 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.

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      Posted: 9/9/2020
      Application Due: 9/19/2020
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