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Student Employment

 

 **For this employment, state law requires a state and national criminal history background check as a condition of employment.

Are you interested in Student Employment on campus? Review the following list of current vacancies and contact those departments that have vacancies for which you are qualified. PLEASE REMEMBER - every student worker must have an updated FAFSA on file in order to work (with the exception to International Students). If you are unsure as to whether or not you are eligible for Student Employment or to check on your FAFSA, please call (270)745-5513.
 
The following departments have online applications that can be submitted directly to their departments:
Housing and Residence Life: http://www.wku.edu/housing/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=118&Itemid=81
IT HelpDesk:  http://webapps.wku.edu/helpdesk/employment/
Raymond B. Preston Health and Activities center: http://www.wku.edu/imrec/facilities/studentemployment.php 
WKU Libraries:  http://www.wku.edu/library/job.php
WKU Health Services: http://www.wku.edu/healthservices/employment/  

Desktop Supporthttp://webapps.wku.edu/desktopsupport/employment/

Spring 2016 Vacancies

Undergraduate Research Assistant


Up to 20 hours/week academic semesters, 36 hours/week summer
Beginning: as soon as possible
Number of Positions: 2
Work Schedule: to be arranged
Required Skills: Organic chemistry laboratory experience required. These are grant-support positions for chemistry and closely allied science majors. MS candidate positions also are available. Full time summer research appointments can be worth $4000 or more.
Applicants must be enrolled in the physical or biological Sciences.
Contact: Reply to donald.slocum@wku.edu

 

Facilities Management

Facilities Management is looking for a few student workers to do some data entry and some footwork for their maintenance department.

Required Skills:

-        The ability to conduct data entry/analysis

-        Familiarity with MS Office Suite

-        Ability to travel building-to-building in order to identify equipment and interact with DFM technical SME’s

Looking for 2 students to work an estimated 20 hours a week at $7.80 per hour.

If interested, please come by DFM and ask for Dan Uhls (Maintenance Manager).

 

Distance Learning Student Instructional Assistant

Pay Rate:           Starting salary$9.00/hour with annual raises based on performance and length of employment

Hours per Week:   Up to 40 during the summer 15 -20 hours per week during the regular semester

Beginning Date:  Immediately or at beginning of summer sessions

Work Schedule: Flexible hours available between 7:30 am and 4:00 pm Monday-Friday (summer hours), but must be available a minimum of 20 hours per week in summer.

Duties:

  • Work at computer in Blackboard to input materials and exams for online courses.
  • Create and format documents and tables in Microsoft Office.
  • Learn and use other software and equipment as needed.
  • Assist with managing office equipment and inventory.
  • Assist with online course accessibility
  • Assist with DL Testing Center and transcribing as needed.
  • Training provided for all needed software.

Required skills:

  • Detail oriented
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent written, communication, and grammar skills.  
  • Good working knowledge of standard computer skills (pc and/or mac), and the ability to learn and use Blackboard and other software as needed.
  • Experience using Adobe products and videography a plus, but not required.

Apply: Contact distance.learning@wku.edu.

 

 

Distance Learning Student Web Developer

 Pay Rate:                     Starting salary $9.50/hour with raises based on performance and length of employment

Hours per Week:     Up to 40 during the summer 15 -20 hours per week during the regular semester

Beginning Date:       Immediately or at beginning of summer sessions

Work Schedule:      Flexible hours available between 7:30 am and 4:00 pm Monday-Friday (summer hours), but must be available a minimum of 20 hours per week in summer.

Job Description:

  • Assist the Instructional Technologist in programming and management of various web applications. Examples of this type of programming would be PHP, HTML/CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Assist in the creation and management of databases.
  • Assist with online course accessibility.
  • Learn and use other software and equipment as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required skills:  

  • Job requires ability to focus and concentrate with attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of programming languages such as PHP, HTML/CSS, and Javascript.
  • Working knowledge of database creation and management. Experience with MySQL a plus.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.  
  • Excellent punctuality and reliability.

Apply by contacting distance.learning@wku.edu.

 

Distance Learning Transcriber

Pay rate: $8.00/per hour

Hours per Week: Up to 40 during the summer, 10-20 during the regular semester

Beginning Date: Immediately or at beginning of summer sessions

Work Schedule: Flexible hours available between 7:30 am and 4:00 pm Monday-Friday (summer hours), but must be available a minimum of 20 hours per week in summer

Job Description: Distance Learning transcribers facilitate accessibility in online courses by converting audio and video recordings into type written form. The transcriber listens to audio files and types the verbatim transcript using closed captioning standard format. Training is provided. This position requires ability to proofread, good typing skills, attention to detail and ability to work with minimal supervision. 

Required Skills: Job requires ability to focus and concentrate; Attention to detail; Strong listening skills; Strong typing skills (a minimum of 40 words per minute) - a typing test will be administered at time of interview.

Apply: Contact distance.learning@wku.edu.

 

Toppertalk: Student Fundraiser

Location: Augenstein Alumni Center, Room 210

Scheduling: Minimum 9 hours per week, with schedules built for student life. Staff members earn up to $8.50 per hour with incentives based on performance and attendance.

 Job description: Student fundraisers are responsible for connecting with alumni, parents of current students, and members of the Bowling Green community to update contact information and fundraise for scholarships and other academic programs at WKU. Applicants must be well spoken, outgoing, persistent, and willing to work as a team.

 For more information: The program manager, Joel Thorson, can be reached at 270-745-5395 or joel.thorson@ruffalonl.com. Applications are filled out online at http://wku.thecallingcenter.com.

 

 Glasgow Campus Library Student Assistant

$7.25 per hour and 15 hours per week.

Beginning: ASAP

Number of Positions: 1

Work Schedule: Flexible schedule that could include evenings.

Job Description: Responsible for providing general library support in such areas as technical service, circulation, and basic computer support; provide clerical assistance to Campus Librarian and Library Assistant; instruct patrons in use of TopNet and library databases.

Required Skills: Federal Work-Study Eligible; must have excellent customer service skills; possess excellent oral and written communication skills, can respond to general information requests by telephone or refers to Librarian, is proficient at typing and computer skills, knowledge of various software packages (Microsoft Office) and modern office technology.

If interested, the application can be found at http://www.wku.edu/library/dlts/appform.php.

 

Evening Tutoring Lab Manager

$10 per hour and 10 hours per week.

Beginning: January 4th, 2016

Work Schedule: The Gordon Ford College of Business Student Success Center is open for tutoring 8:30AM - 7:00PM Monday through Thursday and 8:30AM - 2:00PM on Fridays. The Tutoring Lab Manger works from 4:30PM - 7:00PM Monday through Thursday. Multiple managers may be hired if they cannot work each evening Monday - Thursday. The Student Success Center is located on the 4th floor of Grise Hall.

Job Description: The manager works under the direct supervision of the GFCB Associate Dean for Faculty and Administration. The manager is responsible for facilitating some operations in the Student Success Center and properly shutting down the center each evening Monday - Thursday.

Required Skills: Applicant must be a graduate student at WKU with an overall GPA of at least a 3.25. Applicants must be able to work on their own during the evenings and to provide some tutoring for business courses. Applicants must have earned an "A" or a "B" in each course they will tutor, in order to maintain tutor certification thought the College of Reading and Learning Association.

If interested, please fill out the employment application listed here: http://www.wku.edu/business/documents/2016-gfcb-manager-tutor-employment-application.pdf.

 

Tutor

$7.40 per hour and 10-20 hours per week.

Beginning: January 4th, 2016

Work Schedule: The Gordon Ford College of Business Student Success Center is open for tutoring 8:30AM - 7:00PM Monday through Thursday and 8:30AM - 2:00PM on Fridays.

Job Description: The tutor works under the direct supervision of the GFCB Associate Dean for Faculty and Administration. The position is responsible for providing undergraduate WKU students with the instruction and support necessary to achieve their educational goals in our GFCB classes. Tutors work in the GFCB Student Success Center to be located on the 4th floor of Grise Hall.

Required Skills: Applicant must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at WKU with an overall GPA of at least a 3.25. Applicants must have earned an "A" or "B" in each course they will tutor, in order to maintain tutor certification through the College Reading and Learning Association.

If interested, please fill out the employment application listed here: http://www.wku.edu/business/documents/2016-gfcb-student-tutor-employment-application.pdf

Summer 2016 Vacancies

Summer Student Worker Office Assistant

$7.25 per hour and 0-40 hours per week.

Beginning: 6/27/2016

Work Schedule: TBD

Job Description: The student worker will assist with customer service to students, faculty, and staff in building. The student worker will be responsible for all copier maintenance and paper refills as well as office supply monitoring throughout the term. Students will also answer phones, deliver/collect mail, complete filing, and have other duties and/or special projects as needed.

Required Skills: Knowledge of TopNet, Blackboard, WKU directory/website and Microsoft Office Software.

Email resume and/or work history to ryanne.gregory@wku.edu with the subject line "Summer/Fall 2016 Student Worker. 

 

  • Gardening/ Housework position available at a home near campus. Hours open; time flexible. $7.50/hr. to begin.  This position is available immediately and is ongoing. Must be able to work during breaks. Best if you are domiciled here in Bowling Green. Contact donald.slocum@wku.edu 

SUMMER CAMP COUNSELOR/TEACHER 
8.50 per hour and 10-20 hours per week depending on your availability
Beginning: Summer (June 6 -23 and/or July 5-21 with 3 hour training the week before beginning)
Number of positions: 6
Work Schedule:  M/W (total of 10 hours and/or T/Th (total of 10 hours)  You would either need to be available on Monday AND Wednesday, Tuesday AND Thursday or all four days.  You would get 20 hours if you work all 4 days. No Fridays needed.
Job Description:  Teachers in a summer camp program with a social skills curriculum. and job coaches who attend job placements with participants.  Working with children ages 7 - adult who are diagnosed on the autism spectrum and/or developmental delays.   Am especially looking for male staff but will consider all those who apply. 
Required Skills:  Would prefer sophomore - senior who has a strong desire to work with children with disabilities.  A training will take place before the summer begins to orient staff.  Staff will meet with program director and assistant program managers to cover qualifications and strategies.  Must complete a FASFA and all necessary paperwork with student employment.  Please contact Michelle Elkins (michelle.elkins@wku.edu). 

 

Student Worker for Individual Care- Limited Summer hours and Fall employment
8.50/hour approximately 9 hours per week 
Beginning:  June 27 - July 1 and July 27 - August 20  - Fall position will begin immediately August 22
Number of positions: 1
Work Schedule:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11:00 - 2:00 Applicant would need to be available for the entirety of these times.
Job Description:   Individual care with an adult female on the autism spectrum.  Care would involve community involvement (e.g. eating out, swimming and office work).  Vehicle for transportation is provided by KAP - a WKU driving form would need to be completed and approved. 
Required Skills:  Would prefer sophomore – senior who has a strong desire to work with adults with disabilities.    Staff will meet with program director and assistant managers to cover qualifications.  Must complete a FASFA and all necessary paperwork with student employment.  Please contact Michelle Elkins (michelle.elkins@wku.edu).
 
After School Program Teachers - Primetime 
8.50/hour and 4-15 hours per week depending on school schedule
Beginning: FALL2016 (September 5th with required training the week before)
Number of Positions: 6
Work Schedule:  KAP Primetime is open M/W 3:45-5:45, T/TH 2:45-4:45, Friday 10:45-2:00 & 3:00-6:00.  Applicant would need to be available for either M/W or T/Th and/or Friday to apply.
Job Description:   Teachers in an afterschool program with a social skills curriculum. Working with children ages 7 – adult who are diagnosed on the autism spectrum and/or with developmental delays. 
Required Skills:  Would prefer sophomore – senior who has a strong desire to work with children with disabilities.  A training will take place before spring semester (January 28th).  Staff will meet with program director and assistant managers to cover qualifications.  Must complete a FASFA and all necessary paperwork with student employment.  Please contact Michelle Elkins (michelle.elkins@wku.edu). 

  

GEAR UP Residential Counselor

$7.25 per hour and up to 37.5 hours per week

Beginning: June 19 - July 9

Work Schedule: Resident Advisors will live in a residence hall and supervise students during the week.

Job Description: The primary responsibility is to ensure the well-being of the GEAR UP student participants, with regards to health and safety, discipline, interpersonal relationships, and approach to studies. Resident Advisors will live in a residence hall and supervise students during the week. Resident Advisors will participate in all program activities including supervising study halls, and tutoring students.  In addition to supervising all participants, Resident Advisors are expected to lead a group of 3-7 students.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Attend orientation/staff meetings and develop/implement program activities
  • Transport students to and from activities in program vehicles
  •  Monitor and evaluate students’ academic and social progress
  •  Motivate students to aspire to a higher-education setting
  •  Must be presently enrolled in college
  •  No family or friends are permitted to visit

Required Skills:

  • Must have a cumulative 2.70 GPA or higher
  • Must have completed their sophomore year in college as of summer 2016
  • Must have strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • Must have strong leadership skills
  • Must  be mature and have excellent professional judgment
  • Must have a valid driver's license. (For transportation reasons, preference is given to applicants 21 and older)
  • Preferred candidates should have experience working with low-income, first-generation students, and/or prior residential adviser or camp counselor experience

Please complete the online application at www.wku.edu/upwardbound/employmentopportunities by May 27, 2016.

 

 

Student Office Assistant - Gatton Academy

$8.00 per hour and up to 30 hours (summer) possibility/ up to 20 in Fall

Beginning: May 16, 2016

Job Description: Assists with the day-to-day office duties of the Gatton Academy. The position is supervised by the office coordinator.

Responsibilities: Preparation of various documents, preparation of materials for public relations events, communication via email and telephone with various GA stakeholders, highly accurate data entry, clerical support such as filing, copying, shredding, file preparation, campus errands, receiving and assisting visitors, answering telephone, supporting various GA staff by preparing reports, gathering information, researching, etc., and other duties as assigned.

Required Skills: Exceptional communication and organizational skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office and Excel, strong work ethic, critical thinking and problem solving skills, excellent writing skills, punctual and dependable, and full-time undergraduate student with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

If interested, please submit an application online at http://www.wku.edu/academy/documents/gatton_student_assistant_application.pdf by May 2. Interviews begin May 4. Cover letter, resume, and letter of recommendation should be submitted to Julie Fryia at the GA (Bates Runner Hall).

 

Student Database Assistant - Gatton Academy

$10.10 per hour and up to 30 hours per week (summer) / possibility of up to 20 in Fall

Beginning: May 16, 2016.

Job Description: Assists with data entry, reporting, and statistics in various database systems, as well as updates to the systems. This position is supervised by the Assistant Director of Admissions and Public Relations and the Assistant Director of Academic Services.

Responsibilities: Highly accurate data entry, creating reports from data in various database systems, communicating with GA alumni and parents to update database information, occasional clerical duties such as filing, copying, shredding, file preparation, campus errands, and other duties as assigned.

Required Skills: Exceptional communication and organizational skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel and Access, strong work ethic, critical thinking and problem solving skills, punctual and dependable, experience in database management, and must be a full-time student with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

Preferred Qualification: Successful completion of CS351 or comparable database course.

If interested, please submit an application online at http://www.wku.edu/academy/documents/gatton_student_assistant_application.pdf by May 2. Interviews begin May 4. Cover letter, resume, and letter of recommendation should be submitted to Julie Fryia at the GA (Bates Runner Hall).

 

Master Control Operator for WKU PBS

$8.00 per hour and 15-20 hours per week.

Beginning: Summer 2016

Work Schedule: Flexible, but possible hours include any from 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM, Sunday through Saturday. We operate 15 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.  Our current opening will require someone who can commit to working weekend shifts for the foreseeable future.

Job Description: Oversees, operates and monitors on-air systems and broadcast transmissions, reception and playback of a professional television station, including transmitter remote control, master control switcher, broadcast server and software.  Records and checks multiple satellite feeds & performs other duties as assigned. Training will be provided.

Required Skills: Availability during holidays and university breaks REQUIRED.  

If interested, please email your resume to Justin.davis@wku.edu.

 

Intramural Sports Complex Grounds Keeper

$7.25 per hour and 10-20 hours per week.

Work Schedule: Monday-Thursday 5PM-10PM.

Job Description: Take part in upkeep of intramural fields.

Required Skills: Basic knowledge of lawn upkeep.

If interested, please fill out and complete the job application and mail or turn it in at the Preston Health and Activity Center: www.wku.edu/intramurals/officials.

 

Student Office Assistant (Chemistry)

$7.25 per hour and 20 - 40 hours per week.

Beginning: June 1st, 2016

Job Description: Student Assistant will provide staff support by answering phone, copying and with other projects as needed.

Required Skills: Basic office skills: typing, filing, copying. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Excel. 

Submit resume and letters of recommendation to haley.smith@wku.edu.

 

Student Office Assistant

$7.25 per hour and up to 30 hours per week during the summer (15-20 per week during the semester)

Beginning: May 23

Work Schedule: TBD with supervisor

Job Description: Answering telephone, managing front desk, greeting visitors, supporting staff and faculty, copying, typing, campus errands, social media management, other clerical work and other duties as assigned.

Required Skills: Knowledge of Microsoft Office, good communication skills, punctual and dependable, great work ethic and customer service. Full-time undergraduate in good academic standing.

If interested, please pick up an application in the main English office, CH135 and return application with a cover letter and resume. Interviews will begin on April 25th.

 

Student Office Assistant (Economics Department)

$7.25 per hour and up to 20 hours per week during the school year and up to 35 hours per week during summer break.

Beginning: May 16th, 2016

Work Schedule: TBD

Job Description: Duties include but not limited to: Answering telephones, typing of class and office materials, campus errands, filing, making copies, and assisting office staff and faculty as needed.

Required Skills: Must have working knowledge of Word and Excel; possess excellent communication skills and phone etiquette. Punctuality and dependability a must. Prefer a freshmen or sophomore who will work with the department until graduation. NO CELL PHONES PERMITTED WHILE WORKING.

If interested, please send a resume and 2 letters of reference to Karen.gogel@wku.edu.

 

Student Digital Media Specialist

$9.00 per hour and up to 40 hours per week.

Beginning: May 16th, 2016

Work Schedule: May 16th - August 19th - Monday thru Friday 7:30-4:00

Job Description: International Enrollment Management at WKU is looking to hire a Student Digital Media Specialist for summer 2016. We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly-motivated student who is interested in marketing and communication, social media, graphic design, and videography.

The Student Digital Media Specialist will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing IEM's social media accounts (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.)
  • Creating digital content (including high-quality videos) for use on IEM's website and social media platforms.
  • Assisting with updates to IEM's departmental website.

This position will monitor activity on social media accounts and respond accordingly. They will generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images, video or HTML) that builds meaningful connections and encourages students to take action. They will continuously evaluate the appropriate data/metrics, insights and best practices, and act on the information. Hours are flexible, but may occasionally include some evenings and weekends.

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrates experience in social media management
  • Demonstrates proficiency with Photoshop and design software such as Quark, InDesign, or Illustrator
  • Demonstrates experience in graphic design
  • Experience with HTML and website design/maintenance within OU Campus is preferred
  • Must have acute attention to detail
  • Must be willing to work on a fast-paced team with hurried deadlines
  • Must be enrolled at least half-time for the Fall 2016 semester
  • Must have a 15/16 FAFSA on file
  • Photography experience is a plus

How to Apply:

Email the following to angela.byrd@wku.edu by April 15, 2016 :

  • Resume including a list of 3 academic or business references
  • Cover letter stating interest in the position
  • Link to a social media account managed by applicant
  • Links to samples of graphic design, photography, and/or videography projects

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

 

 

WKU Alive Center Summer Student Worker (w/possibility of Fall employment)

Job Description: The Student Worker for the WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships assists with the day-to-day functions of the Center, as well as assists in the coordination of volunteerism and campus/community partnerships. This position is supervised by the Office Associate. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  •  Maintain correspondence through answering phone calls, responding to email, and greeting walk-in visitors daily, timely responses expected in all forms of communication
  •  Coordinate speaking and presentation opportunities
  •  Serve as a member and coordinate activities of the Student Ambassadors of Service
  •  Research and organize local and regional volunteer opportunities
  •  Coordinate volunteer placements for individuals and groups, as needed
  •  Develop content for online and printed volunteer resources
  •  Update nonprofit directory and community resources
  •  Assist with preparation for programs and events
  •  Assist the director and Center staff with daily tasks, as needed, with tasks such as checking the Center’s general email, managing reservations, updating social networking sites, and preparing for special programs and events.

Status Reports:

Student worker will provide verbal status reports on an as-needed basis to discuss challenges, successes and address any question/concerns with staff responsibilities. Additionally, the student worker will complete a written monthly status report to share progress on volunteerism, community partnerships, and other special projects as assigned by Center staff to ensure Center goals are being met and to share thoughts on what you have learned and what you would like to learn.

Desired Qualifications: Strong oral communication and interpersonal skills

  •  Excellent writing skills
  •  Ability to work with a team
  •  Ability to multi-task
  •  Strong organizational skills and ability to plan and prioritize work
  •  Positive attitude
  •  Basic knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  •  Proficient in social media (work with Facebook and Twitter)
  •  Experience with volunteerism and service

Time Allotted: Up to 20 hours a week.

Submission materials: Students interested in the student worker position must submit a resume, cover letter, and availability for the upcoming semester. Materials should be submitted to Leah Ashwill at leah.ashwill@wku.edu by April 15th.

 

Student Office Assistant - Academic Advising and Retention Center

$7.40 per hour and 10-20 hours per week.

Beginning: May 9th, 2016 or August 22nd, 2016

Work Schedule:Student will set schedule and it will remain the same every week.

Job Description:The Student Office Assistant works under the direct supervision of the Academic Advisor - the Learning Center and the Office Coordinator. The position is responsible for providing office assistance and excellent customer service to WKU students, faculty, staff and other visitors of the Academic Advising and Retention Center.

Required Skills: Applicant must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at WKU with at least a 2.5 overall GPA.

If interested, please apply at http://www.wku.edu/advising/student_employment.php.

 

Fall 2016 Vacancies

Writing Tutor for Kelly Autism Program

$8.50/hour and 5-15 hours per week.

Beginning: Fall 2016

Number of Positions: 2

Work Schedule: KAP is open from 9 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Thursday and  9 am-4:00 pm on Friday. Occasional weekend work will be expected to help with socials.

Job Description: Help students develop papers for different classes. Tutor a variety of general education courses.

Required Skills: Must have completed English 300 with a grade of B or better. Must have a least two semesters left before graduation. A mandatory training will take place before fall semester, staff will meet with program managers to cover needed material. Must have current FASFA on file.

If interested, please email sarah.mcmaine@wku.edu with resume.

 

Math Tutor for Kelly Autism Program

$8.50/hour and 5-15 hours per week.

Beginning: Fall 2016

Number of Positions: 2

Work Schedule: KAP is open from 9 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Thursday and  9 am-4:00 pm on Friday. Occasional weekend work will be expected to help with socials.

Job Description: Tutor Math 116, 117, 136, and 137. Will also be tutoring general education requirements. Job duties will also include mentoring a group of college students through weekly meetings.

Required Skills: Must have taken above classes and received a grade of an A or B. Must have a least two semesters left before graduation. A mandatory training will take place before fall semester, staff will meet with program managers to cover needed material. Must have current FASFA on file.

If interested, please email sarah.mcmaine@wku.edu with resume.

 

Mechanical Engineering Tutor for Kelly Autism Program

$8.50/hour and 5-15 hours per week.

Beginning: Fall 2016

Number of Positions: 1

Work Schedule: KAP is open from 9 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Thursday and  9 am-4:00 pm on Friday. Occasional weekend work will be expected to help with socials.

Job Description: Tutor Mechanical Engineering classes, as well as some general education classes. Job duties will also include mentoring a group of college students through weekly meetings.

Required Skills: Must have taken  at least two 300 level classes with a grade of an A or B. Must have a least two semesters left before graduation. A mandatory training will take place before fall semester, staff will meet with program managers to cover needed material. Must have current FASFA on file.

If interested, please email sarah.mcmaine@wku.edu with resume.

 

Tutor for Kelly Autism Program

$8.50/hour and 5-15 hours per week.

Beginning: Fall 2016

Number of Positions: 4

Work Schedule: KAP is open from 9 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Thursday and  9 am-4:00 pm on Friday. Occasional weekend work will be expected to help with socials.

Job Description: Tutor a variety of colonnade classes and help students with organizational skills. Job duties will also include mentoring a group of college students through weekly meetings

Required Skills: Must have an A or B in classes to be tutored.  A GPA of at least a 3.0 Must have a least two semesters left before graduation. A mandatory training will take place before fall semester, staff will meet with program managers to cover needed material. Must have current FASFA on file.

If interested, please email sarah.mcmaine@wku.edu with resume.

 

Intramural Sports Complex Grounds Keeper

$7.25 per hour and 10-20 hours per week.

Work Schedule: Monday-Thursday 5PM-10PM.

Job Description: Take part in upkeep of Intramural fields.

Required Skills: Basic knowledge of lawn upkeep.

If interested, please fill out and complete the job application and mail or turn it in at the Preston Health and Activity Center: www.wku.edu/intramurals/officials.

 

Intramural Sports Official

$7.25 per hour and 10-20 hours per week.

Beginning: Fall 2016

Work Schedule: Monday-Thursday 5PM-10PM

Job Description: Enforce the rules and procedures of various intramural sports.

Required Skills: Basic knowledge of sports and sports rules.

If interested, please fill out and complete the job application and mail or turn it in at the Preston Health and Activity Center: www.wku.edu/intramurals/officials.

 

Audiovisual Services Student Consultant

$8.50 per hour and up to 20 hours per week (semester) and up to 40 hours per week (Summer/Winter terms)

Beginning: Fall 2016 (possible Summer 2016 position available)

Number of Positions: 1

Work Schedule: Days/Nights/Weekends (as needed)

Job Description: Answering phone calls at the AVS Support Center, resolving 1st level administrative and technical issues,
facilitating classes, and other miscellaneous duties as needed.

Required Skills: Intermediate computer hardware/software knowledge and experience installing webcams and microphones, basic understanding of Audio/Video components (projectors, monitors, microphones, speakers, control systems, etc.), experience using MS Office and other business/technology applications, a track record of responsibility and reliability, good academic standing (Students enrolled in technical fields are preferred), must be fluent in English, excellent telephone communication and customer service skills.

The ideal student will have experience with desktop video conferencing or experience at a call center or troubleshooting/diagnosing technical problems.

The open position requires that all consultants be prompt, motivated and professional.  Must have the capacity to develop a strong background in technology and feel very comfortable communicating with clients over the phone.  Most importantly, student consultants must be available to work mornings, nights and/or weekends, as needed.

 If interested, please submit a current resume and your Fall 2016 class schedule to ivs.scheduling@wku.edu.  If interested in Summer employment, please send Summer class schedule as well.  Please do not call or come to the AVS office.  Applications are accepted by email only.

 

Tutor - Academic Advising and Retention Center

$7.40 per hour and 10-20 hours per week.

Beginning: August 22nd, 2016

Work Schedule: Student will set hours.

Job Description:The Tutors work under the direct supervision of the Academic Advisor-the Learning Center. The position is responsible for providing undergraduate WKU students with the instruction and support necessary to achieve their educational goals. Tutors work in the Learning Center within Academic Advising and Retention Center.

Required Skills: Applicant must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at WKU with an overall GPA of at least a 3.25. Applicants must have earned an "A" or "B" in each course they will tutor, in order to maintain certification through the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA).

If interested, please apply at: http://www.wku.edu/advising/student_employment.php.

 

Student Office Assistant - Academic Advising and Retention Center

$7.40 per hour and 10-20 hours per week.

Beginning: May 9th, 2016 or August 22nd, 2016

Work Schedule:Student will set schedule and it will remain the same every week. 

Job Description:The Student Office Assistant works under the direct supervision of the Academic Advisor - the Learning Center and the Office Coordinator. The position is responsible for providing office assistance and excellent customer service to WKU students, faculty, staff and other visitors of the Academic Advising and Retention Center.

Required Skills: Applicant must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at WKU with at least a 2.5 overall GPA.

If interested, please apply at: http://www.wku.edu/advising/student_employment.php.

 

Graduate Assistants 

**There are currently no vacancies for Graduate Assistants.

 

Off Campus Opportunities

 

America Reads at the Franklin-Simpson Boys and Girls Club!

Job Title: Youth Development Coordinator

Days/Hours: Monday through Friday 2:00 p.m.  - 6:30 p.m. with occasional night or weekend field trips.  Hours can be adjusted to fit WKU class schedule.  Employment is available to continue through summer with shifts between 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Job Duties include planning and implementing both local and national programs, helping with homework, being a positive role model, and supervision of large numbers of children. Must have Federal Work Study eligibility and at least a 2.5 GPA.

 

If interested, please contact Lynn Reins at lreinsbgcfs@comcast.net or 270-586-6082.

 

 

Tippi Toes Dance Studio

Tippi Toes Dance Bowling Green is growing FAST and we are looking for enthusiastic and high energy teachers, for pre-school age students, to join their staff. Dance background preferred, but not required!  Outgoing personality, quick learner and FUN a must! VERY Flexible Hours!

Kids Dance Instructor / Assistant Instructor:

As a dance instructor for Tippi Toes you will be responsible for teaching dance class to children of various ages using Tippi Toes dance curriculum that is provided to you! You will receive a rate of pay based on experience, along with paid trainings and an incentive program to gain bonuses and increased pay. Your teaching schedule is based on your availability and skill set. Immediate openings for this semester (Spring 2016), as well as summer employment opportunities and fall 2016! 

Pay rate:  Starts at $10 per class (45 minute class)  Pay increase with experience/skill set.

Location:  Varies throughout BG, classes taught at preschools and day care facilities.  

Contact:  Kyleen Baptiste, owner:  270.883.1797  or to request an application: BGarea@tippitoesdance.com

www.TippiToesDance.com/bowling-green    

 Join us: Facebook.com/tippitoesbg

 

 

America Reads Tutor - SKYCTC (Two open positions)

Ensuring our students’ needs is a top priority at the Warren County Adult Education Center located on the campus of Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKYCTC). The Adult Education Center will provide a positive learning environment for students to achieve their desired educational goals. This environment includes a caring and qualified staff, attractive classrooms, and state of the art equipment and materials to assist students in improving skills, obtaining a GED, earning a National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC), increasing English proficiency, enrolling in higher education, and improving skills for the ever changing job market. Tutors are critical to the academic progress of our students and are expected to perform a variety of functions. Tutoring allows the opportunity to develop intellectually, psychologically, and personally. Under the direction of assigned Instructors, Tutors mature and gain self-confidence as they work. They develop the ability to get along with others by gaining skills of communication, mediation, and negotiation. Applicants from diverse backgrounds and fields of study are encouraged to apply.

Job Duties 

The following describes the general duties of an America Reads Tutor:

  • Tutors will assist students and instructors in academic functions of the center.
  • Tutors will provide one-on-one academic assistance in Reading, Writing, Math, English Language Acquisition, computer skills and other areas that prepare our students for college and career readiness.
  • Tutors will help students with subject content according to individual strengths and will be assigned to particular classes and areas based upon tutoring needs.
  • Tutors will learn and be able to help students with study strategies and techniques.
  • Tutors will learn or improve cultural competency skills and must be sensitive to the diverse backgrounds of many of our students.

Requirements 

Applicants should be patient, responsible, self-motivated, dependable, and hardworking.  Applicants should demonstrate strong reading, language, and math skills and enjoy working with adults of diverse backgrounds. Previous tutoring experience is highly preferred but not required.  Tutors must maintain a 2.5 GPA at WKU and qualify for the Federal Work Study program.

Work Schedule 

The number of hours per week will be determined based upon eligibility in the Federal Work Study program.

Contact

Margaret Sullivan: 270-901-1089

Warren County Adult Education is located at 1845 Loop Drive and operates Monday through Thursday 8 am – 8 pm and Fridays 8 am – 4 pm. Our program serves a very diverse and international student population ages 18 and up with the majority of students ranging 20 – 50 years old.

 

 

ABC Children's Academy is now hiring!

ABC Children's Academy (child care / preschool) is now hiring Summer Help.
We are looking for a hard worker, team player, fun, loving, someone with a great personality, someone who loves children, caring, and nurturing.  If you have these qualities And looking for a summer job please call us at 270-782-3456.
We are open M- F from 6:30 am - 5:30 pm...no nights and no week-ends!
Taking applications now!  Ask for Melanie.
ABC Children's Academy
1740 Cave Mill Road, Suite B
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42104
Phone / Fax Number:  270-782-3456
Email Address:  abcchildrensacademy@aol.com
Facebook:  ABC Children's Academy
Website:  www.abcchildrensacademybgky.com

 

America Reads for the Housing Authority of Bowling Green - the Learning Center

Supervisor: L'Tonya Johnson (ljohnson@habgflc.org, 270-784-0576)

Hours: Sunday-closed, Monday-Friday 2:00PM-6:00PM, Saturday-closed.

Basic Responsibility: tutoring assistance for youth grades K-12th, peer reading with students, academic enrichment and homework assistance, mentoring, sports and recreational activities and art and crafts activities.

Rules specific to location: Each student will present their student ID's and be given a Volunteer name tag to be worn at all times. Students will be left alone with student participants at any time. Students must also have a 2.5 GPA. All America Reads participants will be required to govern themselves as do other employees of HABG.

Send resume and your student ID number to L'Tonya at the email listed above.

 

Janitorial General Cleaner

Bowling Green, KY for Aetna Integrated Services Bowling Green, KY 42101 – BANDO USA

Please apply online at www.aetnais.com

Overview Aetna Integrated Services is seeking energetic, conscientious people to join our team. We've been in business for over 75 years, a leader in contract cleaning and facilities management, and we continue to grow, grow, grow! We want to hire people who care about their work and who are excited about the possibility of advancement.
We believe that customer satisfaction is directly connected to employee satisfaction - and we have a long track record of treating our employees fairly. That is why we have the highest employee retention rate in the industry.
Mon-Fri 10pm - 2am; $9.50/hour. (20 hours/week)
Position Requirements
Cleaning, janitorial or housekeeping experience preferred but not required. Ability to work independently without direct supervision and be able to follow supervisor's directives when given.
GENERAL CLEANERS - Responsible for the upkeep and cleanliness of the client's facility, including, but not limited to, removing trash, vacuuming, dusting, cleaning and stocking restrooms and performing other various cleaning duties as assigned at the contracted site.
Interested candidates must successfully pass a Nationwide background check and drug screen
Additional Information/Benefits We offer industry competitive wages and a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Comprehensive training is offered to all employees, with additional education offered to those interested in greater opportunities. Each employee must pass a national background check and full panel drug screening.
Aetna Integrated Services is a Drug Free Workplace as well as an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants shall be considered for all positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Benefits: 401K/403b Plan
Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check

 

America ReadsTutor for the Bowling Green City Schools Preschool & Family Literacy Programs

The hours of operation for the Parker-Bennett-Curry Preschool program is from 8:00am to 3:00pm Monday thru Thursday. On Fridays they can work any times from 8:00 to 3:00pm working on activities in the classroom.

The hours of operation for the Family Literacy Childcare is on Tuesdays from 4:30pm to 6:30pm and Thursdays from 4:30pm to 6:30pm at the Professional Development and Learning Center.

The job duties in the Preschool program would be working with the Preschool children with activities. Helping the Preschool staff and teacher with daily activities and preparing items for lesson plans in the Preschool classroom. 

The job duties for the Family Literacy child care is to help with homework, play games and to provide a safe environment for the children while they are playing. Student must be eligible for Federal Work Study and have a GPA of 2.5. If interested, please email your resume to Teresa.sneed@bgreen.kyschools.us.

 

Math and Reading Tutor at T.C. Cherry Elementary School

Students will tutor students and work with the classroom teachers to improve student’s reading and math skills.  Preferred times and dates are 9:00-12:00 each day, but times can be adjusted based upon needs. Must be eligible for Federal Work Study with a cumulative GPA of 2.5. Please send resumes to TC Cherry Elementary School attention Kory Twyman either by mail or email.

School Address- 1001 Liberty Way, Bowling Green, KY 42104

Email Address- kory.twyman@bgreen.kyschools.us  

 

Boys & Girls Club of Bowling Green 

Number of positions available: 6

Job Title: Program Facilitator

Days/Hours: Monday through Friday 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. with occasional night or weekend field trips.  Hours can be adjusted to fit WKU class schedule. 

Job Duties include supervising and mentoring club members, helping members with homework and facilitating national programs, driving 15-passenger van, being a role model to club youth. Must have Federal Work Study eligibility and at least a 2.5 GPA.

If interested, please contact Abbey Kitchens at abbeykitchens@gmail.com.

 

 

*Western Kentucky University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, or disability, and provides, on request, reasonable accommodations including auxiliary aids and services necessary to afford an individual with a disability an equal opportunity to participate in all services, programs, and activities.

 

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