Job Title: Child and Youth Program Assistant (Entry, Skill and Target Level)Job Announcement Number: WENAFDJ141047871
Department: Department of the Army
Agency: Army Installation Management Command
This position is closed and no longer accepting online applications through USAJOBS.
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
/ Per Hour
Friday, February 07, 2014 to
Sunday, May 18, 2014
SERIES & GRADE:
Intermittent 00 hours -
Few vacancies in the following location:
Dugway Proving Ground, UT View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
US Citizens and Non-Citizens living within the Commuting Area
The FMWRC mission is to create and maintain "FIRST CHOICE" MWR products and services for America's Army, essential to a ready, self-reliant force.
This is an open continuous position. Applications will be received on a continual basis and forwarded to the selecting official as vacancies occur.
COPIES OF TRANSCRIPTS/CERTIFICATIONS MUST BE UPLOADED WITH APPLICATION PACKAGE IF REQUESTING CONSIDERATION FOR SKILL OR TARGET LEVEL.
You can apply for this position using the following options (you must have a resume or use the NAF Optional Application http://armypubs.army.mil/eforms/pureEdge/A3433.XFDL to apply):
1. Preferred - Apply electronically via USAJOBS - https://usajobs.gov. This will ensure faster processing of your application. You will also receive faster status updates.
Please upload all required documents. Uploaded documents will be processed through the system. You are encouraged to monitor your application status. *You can download the USAJOBS.gov app to your smart phone for easy access and convenience!
2. Fax your resume (and supporting documentation) to (478)757-3144. The following link will take you to the cover sheet which must be included with the faxed resume or application http://staffing.opm.gov/pdf/usascover.pdf.
NOTE: Faxed documents take 2-3 business days to process before they are available in the system for HR to view.
To complete the job related questions obtain the Form 1203FX by going to the following link http://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/OPM1203fx.pdf. This form must be faxed as a part of your application package for you to be considered for a job.
3. Mail or email your resume (or Optional NAF Application) to the point of contact listed on the vacancy announcement.
4. If you are in the area, you may drop off your resume in person to the servicing CPAC NAF Division.You are highly encouraged to provide all supporting documentation prior to closure of the vacancy announcement. This will speed up the process to consider you for the job if you meet the minimum qualification requirements.
IMPORTANT!: Applicants that chose option #3 or #4 as outlined above, must still complete the job related questions either online or manually (faxed) prior to the closing date of the vacancy announcement. If you wish to complete them online, go to the 'apply online' button on the vacancy announcement. If you wish to complete them manually, print the full
occupational questionnaire directly from the vacancy announcement and complete and fax the 1203-FX form (http://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/OPM1203fx.pdf) to (478)757-3144.
Neglecting to respond to the job related questions will result in an ineligible rating. You may contact the servicing CPAC NAF DIVISION identified on the vacancy announcement for additional assistance.
- Direct Deposit is required
- Social Security card is required
DUTIES:Back to top
is a developmental assignment to Target position Child and Youth Program
Assistant (Target Level-4), CY-1702-02, Job #AM299.
Serves as a Child and Youth Program Assistant (CYPA) in one or more CYS
programs. Maintains control of and accounts for whereabouts and safety of
children and youth. Assists in providing and leading planned activities for
Helps establish a program environment that promotes positive child and youth
interactions with other children, youth and adults. Helps prepare, arrange, and
maintain indoor and outdoor activity areas and materials to accommodate daily
schedule. Uses prepared curriculum/program materials and assists with
developing a list of needed supplies and equipment.
Interacts with children and youth using approved child guidance and youth
development techniques. Interacts professionally with staff members, parents,
and the Command.
Supervises children and youth during daily schedule of indoor and outdoor
activities, on field trips, outings and special events. Promotes and models
safety, fitness, health and nutrition practices. Notifies supervisor on health,
fire, and safety compliance concerns. Helps arrange for/serve appropriate
snacks/meals where applicable.
Observes a program participant for signs that may indicate illness, abuse or
neglect and reports as directed. Notes special instructions provided by
parents. Ensures children and youth (as applicable) depart with authorized
person according to written parental instruction.
Assists in maintaining program participation data and completing required daily
reports. Provides care/supervision, oversight, and accountability for program
participants in compliance with DoD, Army and local policies, guidance, and
Completes designated training requirements and records and tracks completed
training on own Individual Development Plan (IDP). Participates in program
evaluation as required. Assists In achieving and maintaining DoD/Army
certification and national accreditation or Army equivalent. Performs other
related duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
Entry Level -2
- Possess a high school diploma or GED certificate.
- Be able to communicate in English (both written and verbal).
- Be 18 years of age at the time of appointment.
- Possess and maintain the physical ability to lift and carry up to 40 pounds, walk, bend, and stoop and stand on a routine basis. Duties may involve working both indoors and outdoors.
- Documentation of good mental and physical health and freedom from communicable disease.
- Satisfactory completion (no convictions of child abuse, molestation, neglect, or battering; or drug related offense) of Local and National Background Checks.
Skill Level -3
Meet Entry-level requirements and candidate must:
- Possess three (3) months experience working in a group program with children and/or youth.
- Completion of Army Entry Level Training Certificate (Air Force/Navy equivalent).
- Meet Entry-level requirements and demonstrated satisfactory performance.
- One year of education above high school level which included nine (9) semester hours of college credit in early childhood/elementary/secondary/special education, child/youth development, psychology, human development, youth program administration, recreation or related behavioral sciences, or one (1) year vocational certificate in childcare.
Target Level -4
entry-level requirements and candidate must:
- Meet skill-level requirements and demonstrated satisfactory performance.
- Possess twelve (12) months experience working in a group program with
children and/or youth.
- Completion of Army Foundation Level Training Certificate (Air Force/Navy
- Two (2) years of education above the High School level, which includes twelve
(12)- semester hours of college credit in early
childhood/elementary/secondary/special education, child/youth development,
psychology, human development, youth program administration or related
Conditions of employment:
1. Meet all qualification/eligibility requirements.
2. Satisfactorily complete an employment verification check.
3. Successfully complete all required background checks.
4. Social Security Card must be presented at time of appointment.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Credit may be given for appropriate unpaid experience or volunteer work.