Published date: July 29, 2020 10:20 am
Location: Kentucky, Fort Knox, United States
Serves as a Child and Youth Program Assistant in a Child and Youth Services program and maintains control of and accounts for whereabouts and safety of children and youth.
Plans, coordinates, and conducts activities that meet the physical, social, emotional and cognitive needs for program participants based on the group and individual children and youth.
Establishes a program environment that sustains participant interest and promotes positive interactions with other children, youth, and adults.
Helps prepare, arrange, and maintain indoor and outdoor activity areas and materials to accommodate daily schedules and provides program options for children with special requirements.
Maintains program participation data and complete daily report.
Occasional travel - Some locations may require travel to on and off post locations.
Conditions of Employment
Must be 18 years of age or older at time of appointment or placement into the position
Proof of education is required at the time of application
Good mental and physical health, freedom from communicable disease (verified through physical examination). Immunizations must be current including annual influenza vaccinations
Meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position
Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-Verify) check
A completed and signed copy of our job application form (DA Form 3433) is required prior to entrance on duty
Direct Deposit and Social Security Card are required
Additional conditions of employment can be found in the Applicant Information Kit, link is in additional information below.
A one year probationary period may be required
Appointment is subject to completion of a favorable suitability determination.
Any individual who was required to register with selective service and who has not registered or knowingly and willingly did not register before the requirement terminated or become inapplicable to the individual will not be appointed.
For Entry Level (CY-01):
At a minimum, must have a high school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
Must be able to communicate in English, both orally and in writing
For information on the qualification requirements for the higher paying levels such as Skill Level (CY-01) and Target Level (CY-02):
Refer to our Applicant Information Kit for Child Care Positions
Note to applicants: College transcripts or certificates may be required at the time of application for applicants who want to be considered for Skill or Target level.
At minimum a high school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) is required.