Successful completion of an undergraduate Degree that included or was
supplemented by major study (at least 24 semester hours) in child development or
early childhood education, or other fields appropriate to the position to be
filled consistent with:
For positions in CDC, FCC or CLEOS an undergraduate
degree with a major course of study in Early Childhood Education/Child
Development or Elementary Education is required.
For positions in SAS an
undergraduate degree in Early Childhood/Child Development; Youth Development;
Elementary and Secondary Education is required.
For positions in a middle
school/teen program, an undergraduate degree in youth development, elementary
education and secondary education is required.
education and experience as follows:
Successful completion of at least 24
semester hours in a major course of study in an appropriate CYS field
commensurate with the program assigned as indicated above , plus appropriate
work experience that provided knowledge skills and abilities directly related to
the duties described in the fields appropriate to the position. Appropriate
experience and course work must be comparable to that normally acquired through
the successful completion of the four-year course of study described above.
In addition, candidate must possess:
1. At least twelve (12) months
experience working in child and youth programs.
2. At least one year of
experience in the same or similar work equivalent to at least the next lower
grade or level requiring application of the knowledge, skills, and abilities of
the position being filled.
3. The ability to plan and organize work, analyze
problems to identify significant factors, gather pertinent data and recognize
4. Experience in planning and conducting training for child and
5. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in
6. The physical ability to lift and carry up to 40 lbs, walk, bend,
stoop and stand on a routine basis. Duties may involve working both indoors and
A Bachelor's degree in the appropriate field as indicated
above, and two years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to
a master's degree or equivalent graduate degree in a directly related field is
fully qualifying for the position.
Conditions of employment:
1. You must meet all
qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
2. E-Verify: If you are
selected for this position, the documentation that you present for purposes of
completing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Form I-9 will be verified
through the DHS "E-Verify" system. Federal Law requires DHS to use
the E-Verify system to verify the employment eligibility of all new hires, and
obligates the new hire to take affirmative steps to resolve any discrepancies
identified by the system as a condition of continued employment. The U.S.
Department of Army is an E-Verify Participant.
required background checks of DODI 1402.5 and AR 215-3, Chapter 2, paragraph 2-13; i. must be
successfully completed and maintained including Child and Youth National Agency
Check with Inquiries (CNACI), to include a health assessment. Possess and
maintain physical ability to lift and carry up to 40 lbs, walk, bend, and stoop
and stand on a routine basis.
4. Social Security Card
must be presented at time of appointment.
5. Immunizations are
required as a condition of employment for the health and safety of those in the
facility as determined by a medical authority. Already immune individuals
(based on documented receipt of vaccine series or physician diagnosed illness),
or those subject to religious exemption, or medical contraindication are exempt
from this requirement.
6. Direct Deposit Required
7. All applicants must
complete a DA Forms 3433, 3433-1, and 3433-2 (Supplemental Application Forms)
as a condition of employment.
8. Must be able to
work days, possible evenings, and possible weekends to
9. Possess and maintain the physical ability to lift and carry up
to 40 pounds, walk, bend, stoop, and stand on a routine basis.
10. Transcripts/training documents required for this position.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid experience or volunteer work.