Thank you for your interest in employment with The Salvation Army’s Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center. Open positions are listed below.


 

Youth Development Team Member (part-time, 19 hrs/wk or less)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Youth Development Krew Member is responsible for the direct supervision of the children in Child Watch areas throughout the facility (Clubhouse, Hangout/Game room, Classrooms, Playground), with emphasis on safety and developmental activities that will ensure a quality experience during a child’s stay.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Responsible for the safety, supervision and active entertainment of all children placed in Child Watch areas while parents/guardians are participating in Kroc Center activities.
  • Will assist and work under the supervision of the Youth Development Supervisor.
  • Interact professionally with all contacts, as required, with the general public, parents/guardians, business community, Salvation Army Officers and Kroc Center staff.
  • Follow and ensure adherence to The Salvation Army Policies and Procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have two years experience working with children and infants.
  • Complete the standard Safe from Harm Training course as prescribed by The Salvation Army within 30 days.
  • Computer knowledge helpful but not necessary.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.
  • Have or be able to obtain CPR/AED/First Aid certification within the first 30 days of employment.
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Flexible availability (mornings, evenings, weekends and weekdays).

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resume and cover letter to Major Karen Johnson, Officer for Program Development, at [email protected] (please include “Youth Development” in the subject line of the email).


Tennis Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Recreation Supervisor, tennis instructors will give instruction to students of all ages and ability levels in tennis. Design instructional programs, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials, present subject matter demonstrating proper techniques, and perform class management tasks.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • To provide tennis instruction that contributes to each member’s class/program goals.
  • To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational classes for all ages and skill levels.
  • Implement safety measure for classes to insure the health and safety of class participants.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  •  1+ years’ experience teaching tennis required.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  •  Must have strong people skills and the ability to speak in front of others.
  • Must be able to demonstrate various skills in the area of instruction specified.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.
  • Must be able to function effectively with minimal or no supervision.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:
Please email a resumé and cover letter to Bram Roberts, Program Director, at [email protected] (please include “Tennis Instructor” in the subject line of the email).


 

Basketball Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Program Director, the basketball instructor will give instruction to students of all ages and ability levels in basketball. Design instructional programs, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials, present subject matter demonstrating proper techniques, and perform class management tasks. Classes meet on Wednesdays at 5PM.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • To provide basketball instruction that contributes to each member’s class/program goals.
  • To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational classes for all ages and skill levels.
  • Implement safety measures for classes to insure the health and safety of class participants.
  • Under the direction of the Program Director, the basketball instructor will give instruction to students of all ages and ability levels in basketball. Design instructional programs, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials, present subject matter demonstrating proper techniques, and perform class management tasks

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1+ years’ experience teaching basketball required.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must have strong people skills and the ability to speak in front of others.
  • Must be able to demonstrate various skills in the area of instruction specified.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.
  • Must be able to function effectively with minimal or no supervision.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:
Please email a resumé and cover letter to Bram Roberts, Program Director, at [email protected] (please include “Basketball Instructor” in the subject line of the email).


Group Fitness Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Health and Wellness Manager, Group Fitness Instructors will provide state-of-the-art group exercise instruction that contributes to each member health and fitness goals. To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational exercise classes for all fitness and skill levels. Especially looking for those certified to teach Kickboxing, Pilates, Zumba, and Aqua Zumba.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • To provide state of the art group exercise instruction that contributes to each member health and fitness goals.
  • To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational exercise classes for all fitness and skill levels.
  • Implement safety measure for group exercise classes to insure the health and safety of group exercise participants.
  • Insure that the ultimate goal of spiritual, emotional and physical regeneration of all people in represented and infused in all programs, trainings, customer relations, and levels of operation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Current certifications through ACE, ACSM, AFAA or NSCA or any unique certifications pertaining to a specialized group exercise class and/or format.
  • A minimum of one (1) year experience teaching various or specific group exercise programs.
  • Current First Aid, CPR and AED preferred.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English. The ability to speak Spanish desired.
  • Must have physical ability to instruct appropriate classes; for specific class requirements as outlined by industry standards of certifications and or training including but not limited to, yoga, kickboxing, cycling, weight training, aquatics, etc. These physical requirements include but are not limited to, bending, lifting, pushing, and carrying up to 40 lbs., rhythmic limbering, held isometric poses, kicks, punches, stretching, choreographed movement and calisthenics, etc.
  • Successfully complete Safe From Harm training as established by The Salvation Army.
  • Before hire, must pass a thorough background check.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to April Davis, Health & Wellness Manager, at [email protected] (please include “Group Fitness Instructor” in the subject line of the email).


Lifeguard I (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Under the supervision of the Aquatics Manager, Lifeguards will monitor activities, observe and provide assistance to swimmers, prevent accidents, protect life and enforce regulations as well as control access to pools, family locker rooms, and lockers.  Provide first aid when necessary.  Assist with implementation of and teach swimming lessons and other aquatics programs.  Provide support for swim lessons, record keeping, lesson cards and lesson plans.  This position is also required to assist with general facility maintenance and cleaning duties as assigned.  Attendance at all in-service trainings required.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Considerately and patiently enforce RJKCCC rules to provide a safe environment for all members, visitors, and employees.  Cautions swimmers regarding unsafe areas and actions.  Maintain order in swimming areas.
  • Must be able to analyze situations and adopt a quick and effective course of action; maintain constant observation of an assigned area to identify any signs of danger.
  • Rescue swimmers in danger of drowning.
  • Provide first aid, rescue breathing and CPR when needed.
  • Inspect and maintain cleanliness of swimming pool areas, locker rooms, restrooms, trash cans, cleaning equipment, aquatic equipment storage areas, and other areas as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English. Ability to speak Spanish desired.
  • Must be able to work varied shifts including early mornings, evenings, weekends, holidays and split shifts.
  • Demonstrate the ability to relate positively and energetically with staff, clients, members and customers.  Ability to be self-motivated, work independently and in a team environment.  Must also have effective communication skills and engage positively with the public.
  • Must have one year experience as a lifeguard.
  • Must have one year experience teaching swim lessons.
  • Lifeguard training (must include Standard First Aid). American Red Cross certifications are required before start of employment.
  • American Red Cross CPR and First Aid for the Professional Rescuer.  AED certification highly desirable.
  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification required, or ability to receive within six months.
  • American Red Cross Oxygen Administration certification highly desirable.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and/or letter of interest to Laura Stilley, Aquatics Manager, at [email protected] (please include “Lifeguard I” in the subject line of the email).


Swim Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Swim Instructor is responsible for providing instructional swim lessons for infants, preschool, youth and/or adult participants. The position is responsible for providing safe, instructional swim lessons using the American Red Cross Learn to Swim program. Class sizes will range from 2 to 6 students. Class participants age range between Parent-Tot classes through adults. Classes are held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings, and Saturday mornings. Lessons are approximately 45 minutes in length. The instructor will be required to be in the water for the entire class.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Coordinate the design and planning swim lesson curriculum for all levels and populations using the American Red Cross Learn to Swim program.
  • Coordinate the preparation of progressive lesson plans to enhance the experience of program participants.
  • Collaborate with other swim instructors to ensure class continuity.
  • Enforce aquatic rules and policies by maintaining constant surveillance of class participants.
  • Assist in recording and maintaining attendance records.
  • Set up facility or equipment, store equipment, and secure facility upon completion of class.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Must be 16+ years old
  • Have experience aiding/teaching swim lessons
  • Must be proficient in swimming and safety skills
  • Must be mentally capable to handle dangerous situations in order to assure the safety of all swimmers
  • Must be physically and mentally able to respond to emergencies and administer CPR and First Aid effectively
  • Physical mobility to properly use aquatic equipment to rescue a 200lbs. person is essential
  • Certifications Required: Water Safety Instructor certification or at least 2 years of experience AND current CPR certification (life-guarding certification preferred, but not required).

Instructions for applying:

Please email your resumé and cover letter to our Aquatics Manager at [email protected] (please include “Swim Instructor” in the subject line of the email).


Food Service Specialist (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Responsible for cooking, baking and food prep for events. Participate in recipe creation and menu building, execute some events without management present, including set-up and clean up. Responsible for cleaning of wares, equipment and space.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Food Preparation
  • Oversee Events
  • Cleaning

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate degree in Culinary Arts and three years experience in banquet or restaurant cooking functions or an equivalent combination of education and experience which, in the determination of The Salvation Army, provides the ability to successfully perform in this position.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.
  • Be or become Serve Safe certified.
  • Have CPR/AED/First Aid certification,or obtain within 45 days.
  • Complete Safe From Harm training within 45 days.
  • Be at least 21 years old.
  • Be able to lift and carry 40lbs.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:
Please email a resumé and cover letter to Brent Wilcoxson, Business Director, at [email protected] (please include “Food Service Specialist” in the subject line of the email).

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