The Salvation Army

Recreation Assistant

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Job ID
Compensation Min
USD $14.00/Hr.
Compensation Max
USD $17.00/Hr.
Regular Part-Time


Position: Recreation Assistant (RA)
Location/Dept.: Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, Philadelphia PA
Availability: Immediate
Schedule: Part Time (up to 19 hours weekly) - varying hours based on scheduled events, evenings and weekends required
Reporting Relationship: Fitness & Recreation Manager
Salary: $14.00- $17.00


Position Description: The Recreation Assistant II will help develop and implement traditional and non-traditional
recreational activities, giving direct supervision to same as assigned in the gymnasium, and throughout the RJCCC
campus. The RA II will also assist with the coordination of recreational activities for the afterschool program, day
camp, Early Childhood Education Center (ECEC), and the Sunoco Foundation Learning Center (SLFC).




Requirements: Bachelor of Science or equivalent in Recreation, Sports Management or related health/fitness field. Prior work experience or successfully completed internship in field of study preferred. Detail oriented. Ability to work with a diverse population, including various age ranges. Must be safety conscious. Must possess ability to provide excellent customer service. Must possess excellent program development skills. Must be able to read, write and communicate clearly in English. Must be able to handle difficult situations/confrontations in a

professional manner. Must possess a valid Driver’s License with two or less violations (moving or accident) over the past two years. Must possess the ability to pass the online Salvation Army Fleet Safety Driver’s Test. 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 five years thereafter. Meets the Child Protection Clearances required by PA Act 153 to include PA

Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check. Must have an understanding of and appreciation for the Mission Statements of The Salvation Army and the


      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

                             External applicants:

                             Internal applicants:

                                    Fax: (215)558-1499

                                    No phone calls please.

     Released by the Kroc Center Human Resources Department 1/25/22


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 1602


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