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Summer Day Camp Director Assistant


The Salvation Army


The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized, non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Summer Day Camp Director Assistant for the Portland Corps, located in Louisville, Kentucky. Job Summary: Assist the Summer Day Camp Director with planning, coordination, supervision, and direction of Summer Day Camp. Maintains program records and cleanliness and orderliness of Corps property. Ensures the safety of the children and fosters a fun environment. All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.


Three years’ professional experience in social and recreational services, teaching, and/or the supervision of children OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.Knowledge of Child Development, age appropriate programs for children, administration of non-profit organizations, and motivation and leadership techniques. Ability to manage and supervise the work performed by staff and volunteers. Ability to communicate effectively and build relationships with people of all socioeconomic backgrounds. Valid Driver's License (must meet The Salvation Army’s guidelines to be approved as a driver.), Blood Borne Pathogens Trained. CPR/First Aid Certified and Safe from Harm Trained. Physical Requirement and Working Conditions: Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to communicate the English language, both orally and in writing, in an effective and professional manner. Ability to manage multiple, concurrent activities. Ability to operate general office equipment. Ability to exercise assertiveness. Ability to plan and organize work. Work requires the ability to lift and carry and/or push/pull moderately heavy (25-50lbs.) materials, supplies, and equipment. Moderate mobility; duties are usually performed by combinations of sitting, standing, and walking on a frequent change’s basis. Work is performed in an indoor and outdoor recreational environment where there may be physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.


Temporary / Seasonal

Work Schedule

No Information — Portland: June 10th - August 1st, from 8:00 am - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday. Louisville South: June 10th - July 25th, from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Thursday.


$12.50 per hour


None - Seasonal Position

Required Education

High School Diploma

Work Location

Louisville — Porland or Louisville South

Application Process

To apply, please go to “ SalvationArmyCareers.org” or send your resume to William.Walters@uss. SalvationArmy.org. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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