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Program Coordinator

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Program Coordinator
Requisition Number RE24950
Working Title HANDS Continuous Quality Improvement Coordinator
Department Name 8G070:Early Childhood, Spec Ed, Rehab Counsel
Work Location Frankfort, KY
Grade Level 42
Salary Range $16.49-26.38/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods, looking at computer screens for long periods, pushing and lifting boxes up to 30 pounds occasionally. Effectively communicating with individuals from diverse backgrounds and varied professional levels.


Monday-Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Job Summary

This position is located in Frankfort, KY and oversees the continuous improvement activities for Kentucky’s Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS), a home visitation program for families with young children. Duties include planning and implementing innovations designed to improve the program and meet and/or exceed goals. This position will also work closely with the quality assurance team for HANDS. Working with staff at local health departments is another responsibility of the job. The successful candidate will have strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to convey ideas to others effectively, an ability to manage a team effort and understanding of decision-making based on data.

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

Masters in education, public health; Experience in developing improvement activities, working on teams, data collection

Driver’s license preferred.

Deadline to Apply 10/21/2020
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.


Posted: 2020-10-14 Expires: 2020-11-13

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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Program Coordinator

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Lexington, KY 40507

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