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Environmental Education Camp Intern (Fall 2023)

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Environmental Education Camp Intern (Fall 2023)
Requisition Number DU10426
Department Name 81360:4-H CENTRAL OPERATIONS
Work Location Multiple Locations - see Job Description
Salary Range $1450 per month + housing
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
High School/GED
Required Related Experience
At least 6 months experience with Extension, a University or related environmental
education experience.
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Applicant must be able to lift up to 25 pounds, be available to work long hours in a
noisy environment, work in outside/hot/cold conditions, and be on feet for long
periods of time while adhering to current COVID-19 guidelines.
Days and evenings Monday through Friday. Internship opportunities range in length
during the time frame of August and November 2023.
Job Summary
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 if the
natural environment. Interns will select an environmental project approved by their
on-site supervisor and which is an area of interest to the student. They will conduct
research and develop the project into a written plan.

Internships available at JM Feltner 4-H Camp (London, Kentucky), West Kentucky 4-
H Camp (Dawson Springs, Kentucky), Lake Cumberland 4-H Camp (Jabez,
Kentucky), and North Central 4-H Camp (Carlisle, Kentucky).
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
Deadline to Apply 08/22/2023
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: 2023-03-07 Expires: 2023-04-06

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