The Salvation Army - Madison, Wisconsin


Youth Activities - After-School Program

POSITION TITLE: Youth Program Assistant (After School Program):    

 

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: After School Program Teachers then Program Manager

           

DEPARTMENT: Community Center

                                   

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the guidance of the Community Center Program Director the Program Assistant will assist staff to lead and supervise all programming (After School, Tutoring and Recreation).

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Include, but are not limited to, the following:

 

Assist staff with daily programs (After School, Tutoring and Recreation))

Maintain active involvement with participants

Communicate in a positive, appropriate manner with other staff, youth, parents/guardians

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: The requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by a volunteer to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Minimum of 18 years of age

Experience in teaching, tutoring or youth development preferred

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Effectively work cooperatively with others

Establish and maintain professional boundaries with youth, volunteers and staff

Ability to work with sensitivity and without discrimination toward people of diverse cultures, race/ethnicities, socio-economic positions, ages, religions, genders, physical or mental challenges or disabilities and sexual orientations.

Behave ethically and consistently with the values of The Salvation Army.

 

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:

The purpose of a position description is to outline the essential functions unique to a job within a specific department. Position descriptions are used to recruit, train and evaluate volunteers.

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • Age Category Must be at least 18 or older
  • How much can you lift comfortably? Must be at least 10lbs
  • How proficient are you with data entry work? Must be at least Basic
  • How proficient are you with spreadsheets? Must be at least Basic
  • How proficient are you with word processing software? Must be at least Basic
  • Safe From Harm Training Must be at least Online Training Abuse & Policies