Student: Tobacco-Free Ambassador

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Job Title:

Student: Tobacco-Free Ambassador

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Department Name:

3J5SE: Student Employment

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

On Campus/Off Campus:

On Campus

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Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Hours per Week:

10 hours per week.

Job Summary:

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

This is an on-campus position. Motivated individuals will join UK’s Tobacco-free Take Action (TFTA!) team as TFTA! Ambassadors. The goal is to promote compliance with and awareness of UK’s tobacco-free policy and to serve as leaders in promoting health on UK’s campus.

Duties include:

  • Campus communications and promoting awareness of the tobacco-free policy
  • Working with campus and community leaders/stakeholders
  • Approaching violators of the tobacco-free policy
  • Data collection
  • Materials development

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

  • Ability to walk long distances across campus.
  • Ability to work outside.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong written communication skills.

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: 4/7/2021
Application Due: 7/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time