12 days old

Graduate Assistantship – Student Activities Board

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Graduate Assistantship – Student Activities Board
Requisition Number DU07460
Department Name 1B430:Student Organizations and Activities
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $15.00 per hour during the Summer; $600.00 biweekly stipend during Fall and Spring semesters. GA position includes paid tuition and graduate health insurance coverage.
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Currently enrolled as a graduate student at the University of Kentucky.

Required Related Experience

Experience working with diverse student groups. Experience planning or working with campus events.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Valid Driver’s License

Physical Requirements

Must be able to lift 25 lbs on a regular basis.


Average 20 hours per week – will occasionally go above 20 hours in a given week. This position will require night and weekend work.

Job Summary

This position is a 20 hour per week position that reports directly to the professional staff working with the Student Activities Board within the Office of Student Organizations & Activities. However, due to the nature of working with students, there are occasions in which this position will require night and weekend work, and will go above and beyond 20 hours in a given week.

Primary responsibilities include:
• Advise programming and/or promotional student directors and committees within the Student Activities Board structure.
• Assist in the management of the Student Activities Board budget
• Assist in the planning and coordination of Student Activities Board trainings
• Assist in the facilitation of programming, event management, and promotional trainings as requested
• Assist in and support other Student Organizations & Activities events and programs
• Participate in SAB meetings, retreats, programs, and events
• Assist in providing overall vision and direction to the SAB board of directors
• Build and maintain rapport with students and staff in SOA
• Participate in SOA meetings, retreats, and programs

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Strong written and verbal communication. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Basic computer skills.

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

Preferred enrollment in the University of Kentucky Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation Graduate Program or similar program

Deadline to Apply 03/12/2021
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: 2021-02-17 Expires: 2021-03-19

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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Lexington, KY 40507

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