The Salvation Army

  • Educator I

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Job ID
    Community and Social Services
    Compensation Min
    USD $14.55/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $18.20/Hr.
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    Position: Educator I                            

    Department: The Salvation Army KROC Center, 4200 Wissahickon Avenue, Philadelphia              

    Availability of Position: Immediate   

    Schedule: Part-Time (up to 19 hours per week)                       

    Reporting Relationship: Education Director  

    Salary and Grade: $14.55-$18.20 per hour depending upon experience and education; 75 Non-Exempt


    To find out more about The Salvation Army KROC Center go to


    Position Overview: The Education I will assist the development of the Sunoco Foundation Learning Center After School Program initiatives.


    The successful candidate will possess a strong aptitude for Science, Math and Computer literacy.  This position will not only tutor the program participants, but be innovative in their approach to teaching and introducing new academic concepts and ideas to the program participants.  This position will act as a role model for students, multi-task/circulate between multiple students varying grade levels; provide general oversight demonstrating effective classroom management in the KROC Homework Zone and effectively and consistently deliver high-quality instruction. The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the candidate will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.


    • High School Diploma, College Degree preferred.
    • Minimum of 2 years working with children, preferably in an urban community, having demonstrated success in educating students.
    • Must possess a belief that all students should be held to high achievement standards.
    • Must be resilient, persistent, collaborative, and professional.
    • Must possess a positive, high-energy attitude and a drive for excellence.
    • A strong sense of personal accountability.
    • Must possess a proven ability to multi-task and circulate between multiple students on varying grade levels.
    • 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 have an understanding of and appreciation for 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

                                        Internal candidates go to: 

                                        Or external candidates go to:


                                        No phone calls please.


                                        Released by the Kroc Center Human Resources Department November 19, 2018




    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. 934


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