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The Salvation Army of the Syracuse Area Kids Club Site Coordinator in Chelsea, Massachusetts


Part-Time 25 hours/week

Position Title

Kids Club Site Coordinator


  • Responsible to

    Kids Club Director

  • Education Requirements

    The Kids Club Site-Coordinator should be at least 20 years of age and meet one of the following sets of requirements:

  • Have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Guidance, Human Services, Nursing, Psychology, Physical Education, Recreation, Child Psychology, the Arts, Social Work, Sociology or Childcare, and have six {6) months experience working with school-age children: or

  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree in any field or an Associate’s Degree in any of the fields listed in 102 CMR 32 (2) {a):and have nine {9) months experience working with school-age children; or

  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent; and have one year of experience working with school-age children

  • Work Experience

    Have a minimum of three (3) months experience working with school-age children

  • Other Qualifications

  • Must be able to plan, prepare and implement the day-to-day activities

  • Responsible for assuring a high level of interest and enthusiasm when working with children

  • Responsible for working with Corp Officer and other staff to assure the safety of the children enrolled in the program

  • Must have the ability to communicate any and all problems or concerns to the CO

  • Principal Functions

    Work with the Kids Club Director to direct an in-house after-school/day camp program

    Monday through Friday for 40 children

  • Duties and Responsibilities

  • Schedule daily activities to include devotions, snacks, lunch, crafts, recreation,

  • Prepare weekly schedule for distribution to children, staff and parents

  • Delegate responsibilities to staff as needed

  • Arrange for purchase of supplies, including snacks, scheduling of field trips, notices to parents, collection of fees, and coordinating with the Director and CO for vehicles and support personnel

  • Handle all disciplinary action in a direct Fill out all necessary forms, speak to parents, consult and inform CO of action taken

  • Oversee clean-up and set-up of activity areas

  • Drive vehicles as needed for trips, daily pick-ups, etc

  • Maintain attendance records, medical release forms and other paperwork for statistical and official purposes

  • Supervise all volunteers

  • Work closely with office and support staff

  • Participate in First Aid, CPR and any other required

  • Assume the responsibilities of the Kids Club Director in his/her absence

  • Represent The Salvation Army's spiritual ministry and social mission in the Kids

  • Engage in Christian spiritual conversation with individuals in his/her sphere of influence if opportunity or need present

  • Pray with an individual within his/her sphere of influence when opportunity or need

  • Recognize spiritual need of persons which may require referral to The Salvation Army Corps Officer, who is an ordained minister of

  • Perform other duties within the scope of the position

Job LocationsUS-MA-Chelsea

Job ID 2019-6523

Category Child Care

Type Regular Part-Time