The Salvation Army

  • Play Care Associate

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Job ID
    Customer Service
    Compensation Min
    USD $11.29/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $11.29/Hr.
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    Position: Play Care Associate
    Location/Dept.: The Salvation Army Kroc Center (SAKC), Philadelphia, PA
    Availability: Immediate
    Schedule: Part Time (up to 19 hours weekly) - Must be willing and able to work weekends and evenings as may be required in performance of duties or as requested to support the ongoing operations of the Kroc Center.
    Reporting Relationship: Membership Services Manager


    Salary and Grade: $11.29 per hour; 72 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, vacation time and sick time.
    • Free Kroc Center membership for employees
    • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!



    The Play Care Associate provides safe, fun, and secure care to children of Kroc Center members and guests. Each Associate will provide age-appropriate activities and experiences for those assigned to his/her care. The use of superior customer service in providing such care to each child is required. Must be able to be flexible in support of the Kroc Center team in all areas of center operation, as needed and assigned.


    High school diploma or GED, or enrolled in a program designed to result in such achievement required. Education or experience in a child care or related setting preferred. Current CPR/AED required. Strong customer service and interpersonal communication skills required. Must be able to read, write and communicate in English; proficiency in oral and written communication skills. Must have ability to work and relate well with people. Must have an appreciation for and be able to embrace the Mission of The Salvation Army.

    Contact: Please send, fax or email 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 

    To apply online:
    Internal applicants:

    No phone calls please.


    Released by the Kroc Center Human Resources Department 2/25/20


    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.1252



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