Student: Child Care

Job description

Job Title:

Student: Child Care

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

3J5SE: Student Employment

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

On Campus/Off Campus:

Off Campus

Salary Range:

$18.65/ hour

Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Position requires candidate to wear many hats. Assisting with teacher and therapist. Redirecting behavior and following behavioral plan, working on daily living skills with child. Needs to have communication skills and is very patient.

Hours per Week:

16+ hours per week

Job Summary:

You must be a current UK student to apply for this position. This position is located with an off-campus local Lexington resident and is not affiliated with the university.

Individual to provide (CLS/Respite) childcare for a 13 yr. old sweet girl with special needs.

In need of an outgoing, creative individual to provide aid, instruction, and support to a child who has developmental disabilities… This position requires candidates to wear many hats: assisting child with teacher and therapist. A caregiver and companion.

Work environment is in home, outdoors and in community. Including driving child to exchanges ,camps, therapies and events when needed. Need to have an insured safe vehicle with current license. Must agree to complete Background checks, abuse registry check and get or have current CPR certification.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

  • Current CPR certification (or ability to obtain).
  • Experience with childcare and/or experience with special needs child and care.
  • Reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license and car insurance.
  • Ability to complete background checks and abuse registry

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.

Anticipated Start Date:





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Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 4/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time