INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: College/Career Navigator, OCTC SkillTrain, Adult Education, Owensboro Ky.

Owensboro Community and Technical College SkillTrain

Nature of BusinessAdult Education

Address:  1501 Frederica Street          

City/StateOwensboro, KY                                                                 Zip42301

Contact Person:  Lindsey Kafer                                                          Title:  Director, Adult Education Services

Phone:  (270) 686-3781         Fax:  (270) 686-4550                 Email:

(Brief introduction explaining organization’s goals and missions)

OCTC’s mission is to improve our community’s economic development and competitive advantage by providing high quality, world-class learning experiences through career degree programs, workforce development, and transfer to baccalaureate degree programs.

Internship Job Title:  College/Career Navigator

Duties/ResponsibilitiesMeet with individual students to plan college/career pathways; Provide guidance and resources for determining college/career interests; Connect students with OCTC Start Center, Financial Aid Office, etc., and/or potential employers; Assist with new student orientation/intake process as needed.



  • Four-year degree
  • Warm and welcoming demeanor
  • Attentive to detail
  • Willingness to learn new skills and be flexible


  • Familiarity with educational opportunities at OCTC and/or WKU-O
  • Experience working with people from other countries

Anticipated Work Schedule and Other Job Specifications

Start Date:  January 22, 2018                         Expected End DateMay 11, 2018

Number of Hours per Week10                    Days/Times Preferred:  8 a.m. – 1 p.m. or 4 – 7:30 p.m.

Will there be a salary or stipend?        yes _X_ no            If yes, amount of compensation: n/a

Application Process:

Application Deadline:

Academic major or program that might best fit the position:  Education, Human Services, or Organizational Leadership

Please attach any additional information that would be helpful to students interested in this position.

We affirm that we are an equal opportunity employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other factor prohibited by law.

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