The Salvation Army Intermountain Division Childcare Worker in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Requisition Number 17-1446 Post Date 7/21/2017 Title Childcare Worker CityColorado Springs State CO Description After School Program LeaderColorado Springs, ColoradoScope of Position:The Salvation Army is seeking an individual who will be responsible for thechildren in the Before/After School Kids Program and execute daily programactivities. The ultimate goal of the Before/After School Kids Program is forthe child placed in our care to develop a strong sense of family values andexperience holistic growth (spiritual, emotional and social) that willresult in a recognition of who they are in Christ and will enhance TheSalvation Army's programing. Duties include open communication withparents, keep current on new programs, develop high quality programs tomeet the recreational and educational needs of the community, tutor childrenwith their school work, drop off/pick up children from school in TSAvehicle and transport to Red Shield and to scheduled fieldtrips. Works withand reports to the Red Shield Youth Director. This is a part-time, hourlyposit Requirements Position Qualifications:* High School Diploma or equivalent is required* Age 21 or older and possess a valid Colorado Driver's License* Understand The Salvation Army standards, philosophy and policy with awillingness to adhere to it.* Have experience working with children must have at least 3 months offulltime or equivalent part-time satisfactory and verifiable experience withschool-age children (letter on letterhead from previous work/volunteerexperience)* Able to successfully complete an electronic Driver's Safety TrainingCourse upon hire* Ability to pass background check; willing to be finger-printed* CPR and first aid training preferred prior to employment* Ability to communicate effectively with children which will lead to buildingpositive self-esteem and responsibility.* Ability to handle competing priorities while meeting requirements of theposition* Ability to lead a class and do lesson plans: art, cooking, structuredgym and physical activitiesEqual Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate againstemployees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, ordisclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.However, employees who have access to the compensation information of otheremployees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannotdisclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do nototherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtheranceof an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including aninvestigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with thecontractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment withoutregard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genderidentity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not bediscriminated against on the basis of disability. The Salvation Army iscommitted to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified jobapplicants, job candidates, and employees with disabilities to ensure theyenjoy equal access to all employment opportunities and benefits of employmentas required by the Americans with Disabilities Act. EEO is the Law.