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Summer Day Camp Director


The Salvation Army


The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Summer Day Camp Director for the Portland Corps, located in Louisville, Kentucky. Job Summary: Assist with planning, coordination, supervision, and direction of Summer Day Camp. Maintains program records; 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.


Knowledge of Child Development. Knowledge of age appropriate programs for children. Knowledge of administration of non-profit organizations. Knowledge of 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. 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 light 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 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.

Education and Experience
Associate degree from an accredited college or university in a related field AND 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.

Valid Driver's License (Must meet The Salvation Army’s guidelines to be approved as a driver.)


Full-time and/or Part-time

Work Schedule

Set Hours — Starts on June 10th and runs through August 1st. Hours 8:00 am - 4:00 pm or 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.




Not eligible for benefits

Required Education

High School Diploma

Work Location


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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