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Student: Extended Care Counselor

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Student: Extended Care Counselor
Requisition Number SE02769
Department Name 3J5SE: Student Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
On Campus/Off Campus Off Campus
Salary Range $9.00/ hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience
Hours per Week

Approx 15 hrs/wk
Schedule: Monday – Friday, 2:30 – 6:00 pm (schedules may vary based on availability)

Job Summary

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

This position is located off campus and is with a local Lexington employer that is not associated with the University of Kentucky.

As an Counselor in the Extended Care program, you are responsible to assist in the execution of daily lesson plans and help to provide a structured and fun environment that students will easily engage in. You will assist in providing school age care and act as the assistant for our Extended Care program for Kindergarten-5th grade students. As a counselor your main responsibility will be to manage and execute daily activities in your assigned age group. You will maintain a ratio of students to teachers that is within state guidelines and you will be responsible for keeping accurate attendance of your students at all times. You will play a vital role in the students’ development both socially and emotionally.

Schedule: Monday – Friday, 2:30 – 6:00 pm (schedules may vary based on availability)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to lead by example, communicate effectively and appropriately
  • Possess the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and accommodate changes quickly and gracefully
  • Maintain joy even under stress and/or having a bad day.
  • High School Diploma
  • First Aid/CPR/Lifeguard certification a plus
Deadline to Apply 11/30/2020
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.

Anticipated Start Date 11/16/2020


Posted: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2020-12-04

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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Student: Extended Care Counselor

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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