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Big Blue Family Care- Child Caregiver 2019-20

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Big Blue Family Care- Child Caregiver 2019-20
Requisition Number DU05607
Department Name 3JHRW:Work Life
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $8.00-$14.00/hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

No specific education is required- all current UK students are eligible to apply.

Required Related Experience

No previous experience of paid childcare is required to apply.

Required License/Registration/Certification

No specific license, registration, or certification is required to apply.

Physical Requirements

Applicants must be able to lift (children) up to 50 lbs.

Shift

Shifts/work schedules for applicants will be determined and agreed upon by the student-caregiver and the UK family for which they are providing childcare.

Job Summary

Big Blue Family Care (BBFC) is a childcare referral network that offers current UK undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to offer occasional care-giving (i.e. child care, pet care) to UK families. By submitting this application you are applying to become a childcare care-giver in the BBFC program. A standard background check will be completed for all applicants before they are referred to parents.
Referrals are made on an as needed or by request basis with a UK family.
Payment rates and type of payment is determined and agreed upon by both the UK family and the UK student-caregiver. The UK family will pay the UK student-caregiver directly. All majors are welcome to apply. Previous childcare experience is helpful.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Desire to care for children. Ability to problem solve and manage behavior of children. Ability to engage in healthy play and offer positive feedback. Ability to transport children to activities is desired but not required.
Familiarity with childhood behaviors is helpful.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Preferred experience for applicants is +1 year of child/youth care-giving. Previous paid or unpaid childcare related experience is desired.

Deadline to Apply 06/30/2020
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.

Categories

Posted: 2019-07-10 Expires: 2019-09-08

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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Big Blue Family Care- Child Caregiver 2019-20

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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