Student: Extended Care Counselor

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Posting Details

Job TitleStudent: Extended Care CounselorRequisition NumberSE02671Department Name3J5SE: Student EmploymentWork LocationLexington, KYOn Campus/Off CampusOff CampusSalary Range$9.00/ hourType of PositionStudentPosition Time Status Part-TimePreferred Education/ExperienceHours per Week

Approx 15 hrs/wk

Job Summary

You must be a current student to apply for this position.

As an Counselor in the Extended Care program, you are responsible to assist in the execution of daily lesson plans and help to provide a structured and fun environment that students will easily engage in. You will assist in providing school age care and act as the assistant for our Extended Care program for Kindergarten-5th grade students. As a counselor your main responsibility will be to manage and execute daily activities in your assigned age group. You will maintain a ratio of students to teachers that is within state guidelines and you will be responsible for keeping accurate attendance of your students at all times. You will play a vital role in the students’ development both socially and emotionally.

Schedule: Monday – Friday, 2:30 – 6:00 pm (schedules may vary based on availability)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to lead by example, communicate effectively and appropriately
  • Possess the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and accommodate changes quickly and gracefully
  • Maintain joy even under stress and/or having a bad day.
  • High School Diploma
  • First Aid/CPR/Lifeguard certification a plus
Deadline to Apply10/15/2020University 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.

Anticipated Start Date09/28/2020Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * You must be a UK student to hold this position. Are you a UK student?
    • Yes
    • No




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Posted: 9/18/2020
Application Due: 10/16/2020
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