Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

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University of Kentucky Wellness Specialist in Lexington, Kentucky

University of KentuckyEqual Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.Posting DetailsPosting Details Job Title Wellness Specialist Requisition Number RE41849 Working TitleDepartment Name 3J522:Health and Wellness Work Location Lexington, KY Grade Level 42 Salary Range $35,861-57,391/year Type of Position Staff Position Time Status Full-Time Required EducationBAClick here for more information about equivalencies: Required Related Experience1 yrRequired License/Registration/CertificationNonePhysical RequirementsThis position may require sitting for extended periods of time and lifting, pushing, or pulling objects up to 25 lbs.ShiftMonday - Friday: typical of 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.Job SummaryThe UK Health and Wellness mission is to improve and maintain the health and well-being of the University community (employees, spouses and retirees). The individual in this position is responsible for the development/planning, implementation, and evaluation of the Well-Being Champions initiative, consulting with departments/units per wellness requests, serving as the provider liaison to UK Healthcare for wellness referrals and health promotion program planning.Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesThe ideal candidate will possess motivational interviewing skills; knowledge and familiarity with digital media specifically podcast creation/delivery, Microsoft Office applications experience including Excel, PowerPoint, and Qualtrics.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/ExperienceMaster's Degree in health related field; Experience working with healthcare providers and various unitsDeadline to Apply 09/28/2023 University Community of InclusionThe 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.Posting Specific QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). 1. * How many years of paid work experience do you have in health and/or well being initiatives, outreach, project/program management or development, and training/coaching. * None * More than 0, up through 1 year * More than 1 year, up through 3 years * More than 3 years, up through 5 years * More than 5 years 2. * How many years of paid work experience do you have working in a team-based environment where you were responsible for collaboration with others working within specific deadlines? * None * More than 0, up through 1 year * More than 1 year, up through 3 years * More than 3 years, up through 5 years * More than 5 years experience 3. * Describe a time when you collaborated with peers in order to advance a health promotion initiative. (Open Ended Question) 4. * Please describe a project, initiative or campaign where you had to collaborate with multiple units/departments. What was your role and what was the outcome? (Open Ended Question) 5. * Provide a detailed description of your experience developing health promotion initiatives or programs. (Open Ended Question) 6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system? * Social Media Ad (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn) * * * (Diverse Issues in Higher Education) * (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium) * * * * * A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member * UK Job Fair * None of the Above Applicant Documents Required Documents 1. Resume 2. Cover Letter Optional Documents Apply Here: