The College of Education welcomes employment, volunteer, and internship announcements in fields related to majors we offer. To submit an announcement to this website, please fill out the posting request form.

Opportunities posted to this page are shared as a courtesy and do not constitute the endorsement of the College of Education.

Job Fairs

SCS Preview Weekend for Prospective Teachers
Dates: April 27-28, 2018

Experience a school district rapidly improving student performance and a city with a rich culture and vibrant social scene. Discover unique opportunities to positively support many underserved students living in an urban environment.

RSVP by Friday, April 20, 2018

Please refer to this flyer for detailed information.

Paid Opportunities

All About Kids Learning Center
Post Date: 04/20/18

Contact: Stefanie Tarter

All About Kids Childcare and Learning Center will be opening a new center located in Lexington off of Clays Mill Road at 695 Vincent Way. We are seeking enthusiastic and highly qualified individuals with a minimum of a high school diploma. Candidates with an Associate degree and/or Bachelor degree in Education or a related field are encouraged to apply. In addition, our ideal candidate has at least 2-years of teaching experience from volunteering, internships, or past employment. The candidate must demonstrate excellent communication skills with children and parents, leadership skills, professionalism, and great organizational attributes. All qualified candidates must be able to create and maintain a safe and educational learning environment for children. Please send resumes to

Expiration Date: 05/18/18

St. George’s Scholar Institute
Post Date: 04/20/18

Contact: Keishanna Hughes

Intern Position Description and Qualifications

• Being available May 29, 2018-July 20, 2018
• Deliver reading curriculum to a class of 10-15 students for 6 weeks during June 11,2018 – July 20, 2018.
• Set up and break down his/her classroom space, including securing and organizing the appropriate materials.
• Collaborate with staff to establish and maintain a supportive and structured environment for the children.
• Serve as a leader in afternoon activities and other special events; chaperon field trips.
• Participate fully in all upcoming trainings and staff retreat.

• Must be between 19-30 years of age, completed at least one year of college, and have plans to complete your college degree
• Maintain or have graduated with at least a 2.0 GPA
• Ability to work well with others
• Ability to motivate others and work well with your team
• Willingness to strive for excellence in all areas
• Ability to think analytically and critically
• Exhibit positive attitude; model a mature and professional demeanor
• Excellent written and verbal skills
• Ability to problem-solve
• Authorization for background check for criminal and child protective findings

Expiration Date: 5/31/18

Best Brains Learning Center
Post Date: 03/29/18

Contact: Shahana Asra

Best Brains Learning Center in Lexington,KY is looking for enthusiastic teachers to teach Math and/or English after school. We work with students ages 3 to 15. Roles and responsibilities include teaching students and grading their class work. We provide all the teaching material. No curriculum planning or grading of homework is needed. All we expect from you, is a positive attitude and a passion for teaching. For more information call (859)513-1188.

Expiration Date: 12/31/18

Spring 2018 Employment Opportunities in Schools in the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative – (PDF)

University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences
Post Date: 1/26/18
Contact: Christa Jenning
(859) 218-0485

The College of Health Sciences, Division of Communication Sciences and Disorders is looking for a graduate student to assist with course support.  The duties will be:

  • Assist with grading in the division (multiple choice and reflection papers)
  • Assist faculty with re-organization for upcoming room re-locations
  • Clerical duties for the division

Expiration Date: None Listed

Frankfort Independent Schools
Post Date: 12/1/17
Contact: Heidi Givens
(502) 875-8661

Frankfort Independent Schools has an immediate opening for an enthusiastic and innovative speech-language pathologist. To apply for this position, please visit our employment site at
For more information, please contact Heidi Givens, Director of Student Services, at or 502-875-8661.

Expiration Date: 6/30/2018

Frankfort Independent Schools
Post Date: 12/1/17
Contact: Heidi Givens
(502) 875-8661

Frankfort Independent Schools is seeking an innovative and passionate teacher to serve our students with moderate to severe disabilities. This opening begins January 1, 2018. To apply for this position, please visit our employment site at
For more information, please contact Heidi Givens, Director of Student Services, at or 502-875-8661.

Expiration Date: 6/30/2018

Building Education for Students Today
Post Date: 10/10/17
Contact: Wanda Mattingly
(859) 489-4244

Intern positions to work with students, helping with homework and etc. from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at Bryan Station Middle School. Great experience and very rewarding.

Expiration Date: 5/31/2018

UK Human Resources/Work-Life
Post Date: 9/12/17
Contact: Azetta Beatty
(859) 257-2648

Big Blue Family Care is a network of current UK students who provide occasional, paid childcare and pet care for UK families. We make it simple for you to connect with UK families seeking high-quality care. For more info visit

Expiration Date: 8/1/2018

Volunteer Opportunities

UK College of Education Evaluation Center
Contact: Joshua Parsons
Date Posted: 04/04/2018

The Evaluation Center in the UK College of Education is accepting applications for interns for the 2018-2019 academic school year. Hone your skills and build your resume in a real-world environment while producing tangible products for real stakeholders.

As an Evaluation Center Intern you will learn:

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Data Collection
  • Data Analysis
  • IRB Processes
  • Publication Writing
  • Report Writing
  • Program Evaluation

Credit-bearing internships available.

Expiration Date: None listed.

University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension, Fayette Co. 4-H Youth Development
Contact: Chaquenta Smith or Kevin Lindsay
Phone: (859) 257-5582
Date Posted: 03/20/18

If you have a love for youth and love to teach, join us for 2018 4-H Summer Camp. The theme is “4-H Camp: It’s out of this world” and runs July 30 – August 3, 2018 at the JM Feltner 4-H Camp in London, KY.

Expiration Date: 07/13/18

Winburn Middle School
Contact: Katherine Counts
Phone: (859) 381-3970
Date Posted: 01/11/18

Tutors Needed!!! We need tutors at the Youth Service Center to enhance students’ ability to succeed in school by developing and sustaining partnerships that promote:

  • Early learning and successful transition to school
  • Academic achievement and well-being
  • Graduation and transition into adult life

Expiration Date: 05/01/18

Dixie Elementary School
Contact: Allyson Bottom
Phone: (859) 509-4409
Date Posted: 7/24/17

The staff at Dixie Elementary is always looking for volunteers to come in and assist the teachers with various projects. This would also be a great opportunity to become familiar with a local elementary school and network with staff. We welcome volunteers from 7:15am – 3:00pm every school day.

Anyone interested in volunteering, please contact Allyson Bottom, the volunteer coordinator for Dixie PTA, at

In order to volunteer at any Fayette County school, you must be an approved volunteer. To fill out the FCSP volunteer form, please go to

Expiration Date: 05/18/18

Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Contact: Erica Cook
Phone: (859) 254-4175 ext. 28
Date Posted: 8/30/17

Enthusiastic and dedicated tutors needed to share their love for learning with first and second grade students. This after-school tutoring program meets every Tuesday at Booker T. Washington Elementary School from 3-4 pm, October 2017 through May 2018. The clubs offer one-on-one homework help as well as fun, interactive games that support individual learning goals.

Clubs (At a glance):

A criminal background check is required to tutor at the Carnegie Center at AND for your chosen school at
Tutoring pairs meet every Tuesday from 3-4 pm starting October 17th through May 2018.
All tutors must attend an orientation with the teachers and parents at the school on Tuesday, October 3rd 3-4 pm.
Free tutor trainings and classes for tutors are available.
The coordinator will supervise the tutoring sessions, and provide all materials and activities. You’re also welcome to bring your own.
All tutors are allowed to take 1 free class at the Carnegie Center per season.
Tutor recruitment is on a rolling basis- we have students waiting for YOU!

Expires: 05/31/2018