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Kelly Services
Knoxville, TN 37921
Program Aide/ Virtual Learning- Salvation Army

Job Summary-Provides care services for minors aged 4 years to 13 years. These services include but not limited to personal care, hygiene, learning a and development activities and specialized programs; prepares and maintains records; maintains cleanliness and orderliness of child c care property.

**_Essential Functions_**

**Youth Development (50%)**

+ Provides constant care for the needs of the children in an efficient, clean, loving, safe, secure, and healthy manner.

+ Performs learning and development activities which are age-group program specific; utilizes age-group appropriate discovery areas enriched with program-specific activities, including teach-made materials and hands-on activities.

+ Determines appropriate supplies and materials for learning and development activities and recreational activities; ensures the childrens safety in utilizing the same.

+ Assist children with usage of computers, iPads, and tablets during learning activities.

+ Provides opportunities for physical and mental stimulation through both inside and outside learning activities.

+ Organizes and supervises recreational activities; observes, monitors, and supervises children in the facility.

+ Exhibits control of the children and when needed displays proper discipline techniques.

+ Prepares and maintains up-to-date records and required reports (attendance, development progress, discipline reports, etc.)

+ Reports all accidents and incidents to the supervisor in an accurate and timely manner.

+ Builds and maintains effective and positive relationships with parents; informs parents of childrens progress and specific incidents.

+ Follows guidelines provided in employee manual and departmental handbooks.

**Classroom Management (30%)**

+ Monitors and ensures that children remain on task for activities. Assist in learning opportunities for children.

+ Supervises the washing of childrens hands, and faces when needed, after play activities and after bathroom usage.

+ Monitors and ensures the personal hygiene of the children, including toilet assistance; adheres to sanitary procedures including but not limited to labeling of cots, cribs, cubbies, and storing bedding and clothing in the proper manner.

+ Maintains the classroom materials in an orderly fashion; maintains accountability for any laundry and supplies necessary for classroom programs.

+ Straightens the classroom each day before leaving; closes and locks all closets and cabinets, and turns off lights; cleans necessary furniture, equipment, and toys in accordance with established sanitary standards; notifies the supervisor of broken or missing supplies immediately.

**Other Responsibilities (20%)**

+ Attends and participates in regularly scheduled in-service training sessions.

+ Serves as a substitute teacher for other classes when needed **.**

+ Assists with transporting children whenever needed; ensures the safety and protection of children at all times.

+ Collects, reviews, and reports monthly statistical data representing department services; ensures the accuracy and completeness of the same.

+ Ability to operate and generally maintain all office equipment. This would include, but is not limited to the copier, fax machine, and computers.

+ Have an essential proficiency with Windows & Microsoft Office, which includes Microsoft Word and Excel.

+ Have an essential proficiency with KidCheck and CCMS.

+ Ability to interact professionally with all contact with the public and Salvation Army Officers and staff.

+ Abide by Salvation Army Policies and Procedures and have an acceptance of Salvation Army philosophy and mission.

+ Maintain a professional attitude and approach to problem solving.

+ Ability to deal comfortably with stressful situations.

+ Ability to multi-task, ability to follow instructions and complete tasks in a safe and effective manner; must be able to adhere to safe practices.

+ Ability to interact with co-workers and the public in a positive, professional manner in conformity with The Salvation Army Mission Statement. Must be able to work with people of diverse backgrounds and circumstances.

+ Performs other related work as required.

+ **Performs other duties as assigned.**

**Materials and Equipment:**

General Office Equipment Playground Equipment Kitchen Equipment

Nursery Equipment Classroom Equipment Music Equipment

Recreational Equipment Computer/iPad/Tablet

**_Knowledge, Skills, Abilities_**

+ Knowledge of the principles and practices of First Aid and C.P.R and ability to ensure the safety of children.

+ Ability to monitor children activities to ensure their health and safety.

+ Ability to response to emergency situations in a calm and appropriate manner.

+ Ability to teach children Christian values.

+ Ability to follow verbal and written instructions with limited supervision.

**_Education and Experience_**

High School diploma; G.E.D. required,


6 months experience providing adult supervision to children preferred,


any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities


+ Must have a Valid Drivers License.

+ CPR/First Aid

+ Blood Borne Pathogens

**_Physical Requirements/Working Conditions_**

+ Ability to meet attendance requirements.

+ Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.

+ Ability to observe children and ensure their safety.

+ Ability to lift, hold, and carry toddlers on a regular basis.

+ Ability to swim.

+ Work requires the ability to lift and carry and/or push/pull light (less than 25lbs.) materials, supplies, and equipment. Light mobility; duties are usually performed by a combination of standing, walking, and primarily sitting.

**W** **orking Conditions:**

+ Work is performed in an indoor and outdoor recreational environment where there may be physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or noise, dust, dirt, and the like.

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**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking for meaningful work that enriches the lives of students in your community? At Kelly Education, we connect passionate people with great jobs in local schools. Whether youre looking to work a few days a week or every day, want to work in a classroom or a non-instructional rolewell connect you with flexible work you can feel good about. Even if youre new to the education field, our thorough training and orientation will prepare you to be successful.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-10-12

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