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North Central 4-H Environmental Ed Intern Fall Season

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title North Central 4-H Environmental Ed Intern Fall Season
Requisition Number DU01867
Department Name 81365:North Central 4-H Camp
Work Location Carlisle, KY
Salary Range $1450 per month + housing
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

High School/GED;some college course work.

Required Related Experience

At least 6 months experience with Extension, a University or related environmental education experience.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds
Must be able to walk, sit or stand for long periods of time


Days and evenings Monday through Friday. Internship/position would begin mid August and end in early November.

Job Summary

Interns will live and work at the North Central 4-H Camp located near Carlisle, KY, which is 45 miles northeast of Lexington. Responsibilities include working with school age youth in the following areas: develop and teach hands-on environmental education classes, lead recreational games, campfires, singing, night hikes or other activities that convey the value of the natural environment. Interns will select an environmental project approved by their on-site supervisor and in an area of interest to the student. They will conduct research and develop the project into a written plan.

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

College work toward a degree in some aspect of Environmental Education or related field

Deadline to Apply 09/15/2021
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: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-10-07

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