The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Education Coordinator for the Peachcrest Boys and Girls Club, located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Plans, develops, implements, leads, and evaluates a comprehensive educational program designed to assist persons to better their life styles through education; researches and develops effective and innovative course materials; documents program activities and attendance as well as client progress; builds and maintains effective and professional relationships with clients and other community agencies; provides referrals as needed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the principles and practices of Early Childhood, Adolescent and Adult Education; Knowledge of the principles and practices of life management including such topics as Parenting, Nutrition, Aids and Drug Awareness, Life Skills, etc.; Knowledge of The Salvation Army program operations and clientele for which this position represents whether it be Social Services or Corrections, etc. Ability to develop and lead educational programs in an innovative and effective manner; Ability to monitor, document, and evaluate the progress of program participates; Ability to prepare and maintain records and reports in an accurate and up-to-date manner; Ability to build and maintain effective and nurturing relationships with program clients; Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language; Ability to lead group presentations;
Education and Experience
Two (2) year degree from an accredited college or university in Education, or a related field,
Twp (2) years experience developing and leading educational programs with a concentration in life management and health related course work, OR Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Ability to meet attendance requirements; Duties are usually performed seated.Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking. Work is performed in a normal office or classroom 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:05/13/2022 – 05/15/2022
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!
- Job Family GA-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Education
- Pay Type Hourly
- 3500 Sherrydale Ln, Decatur, GA 30032, USA