The Salvation Army

After-School Programs and Day Camp Manager

Job ID
Excellent Benefits
Compensation Min
USD $18.45/Hr.
Compensation Max
USD $23.00/Hr.
Regular Full-Time


Position: After-School Programs and Day Camp Manager

Location/Dept.: The Salvation Army Kroc Center (SAKC), Philadelphia, PA

Availability: Immediate

Schedule: Full-Time; 30+ hours per week; must be able to work evenings

Reporting Relationship: Education Ministries Director

Salary: $18.45-$23.00 per hour; 77 Non-Exempt


The Salvation Army is hiring and offers truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:

  • Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, up to 3 personal days, vacation time and sick time.
  • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
  • Comprehensive health care coverage with low cost employee premiums, co-pays and deductibles
  • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Remitted Tuition Program
  • Eligibility for the Federal Government’s Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!


The After-School Programs and Day Camp Manager will effectively operate and manage all aspects of the Homework Zone, Tween Program, as well as Day Camp; directing all daily activities.  This includes, but is not limited to: direct oversight of the programs, staff supervision, financial and quality control, completion of all required reports and forms.  Conduct staff meetings and ensure proper and clear communication amongst staff.  Ensure that there is clear communication with parents and confidentiality is maintained at all times.  This position will be responsible for planning operational procedures to guarantee a safe and healthy environment for children.



At least five years of successful experience in children’s programming, with a focus on administration preferred.  At least two seasons of supervisory experience directing similar programs preferred.  Organized team player, able to work with other departments.  At least 25 years of age. Familiarity with PA Child Center Licensing requirements and American Camping Association Standards preferred.  As a Mandated Reporter, must provide proof of having completed training on recognizing and reporting child abuse meeting the training standards of PA Act 153 of 2014 within 30 days of employment with recurrent training required every three years thereafter. Meets the Child Protection Clearances PA Act 153 requires that all prospective employees complete the following clearance and background checks:   PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record/Fingerprint Check. Must possess an appreciation for and understanding of The Mission of The Salvation Army.


Contact:          Please send or fax your resume along with a cover letter with salary expectation to:

                                    The Salvation Army Kroc Center

                                    Human Resources Department

                                    4200 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

                                    Fax:  (215) 558-1499              

                                    OR go to:

                                    Internal applicants:                    

                                    No phone calls please.


Released by the Kroc Center Human Resources Department 1/11/18




All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


Requisition No. 663


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