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    To apply to the following positions, please go to: salvationarmycareers.org

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    JOB TITLE:                TRANSITIONAL HOUSING MANAGER

    REPORTS TO:        SOCIAL SERVICES MANAGER
                
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND

    CLOSING DATE:    FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014

    POSITION SUMMARY:

    Performs grant funding management. Plans, directs, coordinates, and monitors the day-to-day operations of the HOPE Village residential social service program and facility; develops, implements, and evaluates program operations and services; supervises all program staff and ensures work is in compliance with established policies and procedures as well as local, state, and federal regulations; researches and prepares grant proposals and secures program funding; prepares and monitors program expenditures in compliance with program budget.

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work, Psychology, or a related field,
    and
    Two years progressively responsible experience administering and developing social service programs,
    or
    any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    None.

     

    JOB TITLE:        LIFEGUARD, KROC   
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                KROC CENTER (NORFOLK)
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    The Lifeguard ensures that the aquatic operations are in compliance with established departmental policies and procedures. Aquatic Lifeguard is an hourly position, which may be designed full-time, part-time, or as needed.  Under the direction and supervision of the Lead Life Guard, the Lifeguard observes swimmers, protects life, prevents accidents, enforces regulations, and does related work as required.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    High school diploma or GED
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    Current certificates in American Red Cross First Aid or First Aid For Public Safety Personnel (Title22), CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPR Pro), and Lifeguard Training. Equivalent training certificates may be accepted.

     

    JOB TITLE:        LEAD LIFEGUARD  
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                KROC CENTER
    CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Plans, develops and oversees the activities of the aquatics program as well as the supervision of the aquatics staff, ensuring that the mission of The Salvation Army is a top priority in all areas and activities.  Performs any necessary administrative duties. Ensures that the aquatic operations are in compliance with established departmental policies and procedures. Aquatic Lifeguard is an hourly position, which may be designed full-time, part-time, or as needed.  Under the direct supervision of the Aquatics Manager, the Lifeguard observes swimmers, protects life, prevents accidents, enforces regulations, and does related work as required.  Duties will also include working closely with the Aquatics Manager in developing programs for the Kroc Center based upon ongoing needs assessment.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    High School diploma or GED
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    Current certificates in American Red Cross First Aid or First Aid For Public Safety Personnel (Title22), CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPR Pro), and Lifeguard Training. Equivalent training certificates may be accepted.

     

    JOB TITLE:         AQUATICS CENTER ATTENDANT   
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                KROC CENTER
    CLOSING DATE:    MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Under the direction and supervision of the Lead Lifeguard, the Aquatics Center Attendant distributes towels, cabana keys and other guest amenities; and monitors the top and bottom of the pool slide. The Aquatics Center Attendant assists members and supports the general operations of the Aquatics Center. This is an hourly position, which may be designed full-time, part-time, or “On-Call”.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    High school diploma or GED
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    None.

     

    JOB TITLE:        HOUSING MONITOR
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                19TH STREET MEN’S SHELTER
    CLOSING DATE:    WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Perform a wide variety of functions to ensure the safety, security and well being of the shelter residents as well as the building.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    One year vocational/technical school degree and six months experience
    or
    Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge and skills and abilities.
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    None

     

    JOB TITLE:                KITCHEN ASSISTANT     
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                19TH STREET MEN’S SHELTER
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Assists in the preparation and serving of all meals and maintains a clean and sanitary kitchen; works with other staff to assist the clients in having a variety of positive nutritional experiences; ensures all kitchen work is performed in compliance with USDA regulations and health codes.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    One year experience working in a kitchen preferred,
    or
    any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    None.

     

    JOB TITLE:         AFTER SCHOOL/DAY CAMP COORDINATOR   
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                KROC CENTER
    CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2014
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Plans, develops, and oversees after-school/day camp program for Hampton Roads Area Command Kroc Center; manages, directs, coaches staff; ensures well-being of children in the program; orders snacks and supplies; keeps statistical records up to date; collects and tracks fees; prepares reports for Assistant Program Director and parents; ensures facility is maintained; schedules and prepares programs and materials; secures and/or provides transportation.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    45-hour school-age class or six college credit hours in an education related field, in addition to high school diploma or equivalent
    and
    one year experience working with children in a child development field
    or
    any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    First Aid and CPR
    Valid State Driver’s License

     

    JOB TITLE:        KITCHEN ASSISTANT
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
    CLOSING DATE:    THURSDAY, APRIL 10, 2014
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Assists in the preparation and serving of all meals and maintains a clean and sanitary kitchen; works with other staff to assist the clients in having a variety of positive nutritional experiences; ensures all kitchen work is performed in compliance with USDA regulations and health codes.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    One year experience working in a kitchen preferred,
    or
    any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    None.

     

    JOB TITLE:         FITNESS ATTENDANT
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                KROC CENTER
    CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Attends to the needs of members in the fitness/exercise room; ensures the safe use of the facilities by assisting patrons with the equipment and making appropriate recommendations regarding fitness routines.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    Must be at least 18 years of age.
    High School diploma or G.E.D.
    and,
    Two years’ experience leading exercise classes preferably in an exercise facility,
    or
    Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    ACSM Health Fitness Instructor certification (preferred)
    ACE Exercise Instructor Certification (preferred)
    Must have or be able to obtain CPR/First Aid/AED certification within first 30 days of employment.

     

    JOB TITLE:        GYM ATTENDANT
    LOCATION:        THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
                KROC CENTER
    CLOSING DATE:    TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Attends to the needs of members in the gym, multisport court, outdoor fields, and playground; ensures the safe use of the facilities by assisting patrons with the equipment and making appropriate recommendations regarding fitness routines.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
    Must be at least 18 years of age
    High School diploma or G.E.D
    and,
    Two years’ experience leading a sports program preferably in an exercise facility,
    or
    Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
    Must have or be able to obtain CPR/First Aid/AED certification within first 30 days of employment.

The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command 2013

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