After School Program Coordinator

Fairfax, VA 4915 OX ROAD 22030, 4915 OX ROAD, FAIRFAX, Virginia, United States of America Req #16175
Monday, September 20, 2021

The Salvation Army, National Capital Area Command is a non-profit organization that serves families and individuals in crisis living throughout Washington DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia.  Currently we are seeking a After School Program Coordinator to join our After School Care Program team in Fairfax, VA. 


This position will be operating in a Part-Time capacity 25 hours per week with the following schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 1:30pm to 6:30pm and Wednesday 1:30pm to 7:15pm.

Job Summary

Under the general supervision of the Program Director, the After School Program Coordinator assists in running the afterschool program: 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 reports for Corps Officers/Program Director and parents; prepares programs and materials; provides transportation; helps ensure program areas are clean.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of child development.  Knowledge of elementary/secondary education.  Knowledge of English grammar.  Ability to deal with multitasking situations.  Ability to deal with high-stress situations.  Ability to plan ahead.  Ability to perform basic math functions.


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, preferably with a faith-based program




Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.


Licenses and Certifications



Physical Requirements

Ability to meet attendance requirements.  Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.  Ability to occasionally lift light objects weighing less than 24 pounds.  Duties are usually performed standing, or intermittently sitting, walking, or stooping. 


Working Conditions

Work may be performed in a classroom situation, office environment, or kitchen, where noise is present.  Some work is performed outdoors and occasionally in cold or inclement weather.


Additional Information

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:  9/20/2021 – 9/27/2021


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

Other details

  • Job Family PMC-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Education
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education Some College
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  • Fairfax, VA 4915 OX ROAD 22030, 4915 OX ROAD, FAIRFAX, Virginia, United States of America