Martin Luther King Center Signature Programming Intern at University of Kentucky

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: Lexington, Kentucky

Job Description:

University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

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Job Title Martin Luther King Center Signature Programming Intern
Requisition Number DU12266
Department Name 18401:Martin Luther King Jr Ctr for Div Educ
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range 9.50/hr.
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education A student pursuing an undergraduate degree
Required Related Experience None
Required License/Registration/Certification None
Physical Requirements Sitting for extended period of time
Shift M-F approximately 10 hours per week working within class schedule
To start on: first day of school- 2024
Job Summary • Meet regularly with Associate Director to create, organize, and execute signature King Center programs such as Catapooloza, King Caf/Word is Born, Martin Luther King Legacy Week, etc.• Completes the Program Proposal for multicultural programming centered on these three focuses: empowerment, educational development, & cultural awareness under the supervision of the Assistant Director and in collaboration with entire interns team. Present Program Proposal to the MLKC leadership team for approval during bi-weekly staff meetings.• Create forum and dialogue sessions that relate to issues of race, class, gender, and a variety of multicultural identities for MLKC’s Plated Discussion Series every Third Thursday of the month• Serve on atleast one Cultural Heritage Month planning committee.• Recruit students, organizations, and departments to participate in MLKC programming through tabling throughout the school year.• Meet one-on-one with the Associate Director bi-weekly (minimum) in order to effectively balance academics, personal and MLKC obligations• Serve as office consultant for registered student organizations who apply for MLK Student Diversity Grant• Serve as a MLKC Staff member, participating in regular staff meetings, retreats, & trainings, and working at least 5 MLKC events a semester
Signature Programming Interns are expected to demonstrate high levels of confidentiality and a desire to learn new skills. The students in this position must be a self-starter and have an understanding of working in a professional environment, and have excellent customer service skills. This position requires a positive attitude and a willingness to assume a variety of roles. The Signature Programming Intern is expected to report to work on time, dressed appropriately and show respect for colleagues in the workplace.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 06/24/2024
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 - 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 check and/or drug screen.

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