Youth Development Professional/Driver

2100 Reynolds Park Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27107, USA Req #17734
Friday, November 17, 2023

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Youth Development Professional/Driver for the Winston-Salem Area Command Boys & Girls Club, located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.


Job Summary

Plans, implements, supervises members, and evaluates activities provided within a specific program area, supporting the Boys & Girls Club priority outcome areas of Academic Success, Healthy Lifestyles, Good Character and Citizenship. May oversee special programs and/or events (i.e., Keystone, Youth of the Year and Awards Programs), and/or participate in the implementation of other unit activities as necessary. In absence of the Program Coordinator, may provide supervision oversight to other Youth Development Professionals to ensure continuity of program services at unit/branch locations. Builds and maintains a professional relationship with all Club members and their families in order to help advance the mission of The Salvation Army.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to present a positive and professional image of The Salvation Army. Ability interacts with children and teens with patience and respect. Ability to prepare and maintain records and reports in an accurate and complete manner. Ability to support and coordinate activities and events. Ability to clearly communicate roles and responsibilities to individuals and groups. Ability to schedule meetings. Ability to interact with co-workers, volunteers, and the public in a positive, professional manner. Ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds and circumstances. Ability to operate and generally maintain all office equipment, including but into limited to the copier, and fax machine. Proficiency with Windows & Microsoft Office 365, particularly Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook.


Education and Experience

High School Diploma or G.E.D. and previous work in related field with Children and Youth preferred and Commitment to actively participate in a Professional Development Plan including Level II & Level III Training which includes completion of 20 Credit Hours of Boys & Girls Club of America Spillett Training.


Licenses and Certifications

Must possess a valid driver’s license and a clear driving record.


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to deal comfortably with stressful situations and follow emergency procedures.

Ability to multi-task, ability to follow instructions and complete tasks in a safe and effective manner. Ability to interact with co-workers and the public in a positive, professional manner. Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language effectively. Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing.

Ability to work under the pressure of deadlines and time constraints. Ability to meet attendance requirements. Duties are usually performed by combinations of sitting, standing and walking on a frequent change basis.


Work is usually performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.


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.


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Application Submittal Period:  11/17/23 - 12/01/23


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, 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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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family NSC-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Child Care
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • 2100 Reynolds Park Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27107, USA