Day Camp Counselor

967 Dewey St SW, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA Req #29731
Monday, February 12, 2024

The Salvation Army; an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has job opening for a full-time, temporary Summer Day Camp Worker for the Metro Atlanta Area Kroc Center, located in Atlanta Georgia.


Job Summary

Leads children activities at a day camp including classroom training, tutoring, sports activities, bible study, computer programs and specialized programs; prepares and serves children lunch and snacks; assists in leading field trips; maintains the cleanliness of the camp area.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Knowledge of the principles and practices of Child Behavior and Development. Knowledge of the principles and practices of First Aid and C.P.R and ability to ensure the safety of children; Ability to teach children Christian values as well as general childhood education curriculum; Ability to plan, develop, and implement effective childhood programs and activities; Ability to observe children and ensure their safety. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.



Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or G.E.D.; Two (2) years’ experience teaching child development programs in a church, any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Skills and abilities.



Valid State Driver's License; C.P.R. and First Aid Certification


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:

Duties are performed a Camp and Classroom setting. Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking. Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting ad carrying light objects (less than 25 lbs.) 5-10% of work time.


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:  2/12/24 to3/16/24

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 GA-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Recreation
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
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  • 967 Dewey St SW, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA