Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional (Patient Navigator)

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Job Title:

Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional (Patient Navigator)

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Work Location:

Morehead, Lexington, Bowling Green, Paducah, Hazard, Elizabethtown, Barbourville, Louisville, Prestonsburg, and Somerset, KY

Salary Range:

$15 /hour

Type of Position:


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Required Education:

High School Diploma/GED

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting for long periods of time
Possible travel


Monday through Friday, morning to evening
Potential for some weekends

Job Summary:

Serve as patient advocate for families as part of a study involving children with hearing loss. Stay in contact with patients enrolled in study and/or patient’s family member via telephone or email.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Basic computer and phone skills

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

High School Diploma/GED

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.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/9/2021
Application Due: 1/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time