Summer Intern Opportunities at Cabinet for Health and Family Services

The Division of Administrative Hearings for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services is seeking unpaid interns for the summer 2013 to work a minimum of three work days (7.5 hours) per week or 25 hours per week in Frankfort.  Candidates must commit to work a minimum of two months for the Division starting in June.  After initial training period, the Division will be flexible if students want to work some hours out of the Louisville office.

The interns will be trained on the work of a hearing officer in this Cabinet and in the state of Kentucky, and about the types of cases heard by non-attorney hearing officers in the Families and Children Hearings Branch.  The interns will write draft recommended orders for the non-attorney hearing officers and will have oversight by a staff attorney. 

To apply, submit a resume, cover letter and writing sample to Assistant Dean Laurel Hajek at laurel.hajek@louisville.edu no later than Friday, May 24, 2013.  All documents should be submitted in Word format.  Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.  Address your cover letter to:  Mr. Michael Head, Director and Chief Hearing Officer, Division of Administrative Hearings, Cabinet for Health and Family Services, 275 East Main Street, HS 1E-A, Frankfort, KY 40621-0001.

If you are hired to be an intern, you will be required to sign and adhere to the policies in the following documents:  (1) Volunteer Policy; and (2) Volunteer Agreement and Security Agreement for Exchange of Confidential Data.