Community Center Director

3000 Bee Rd, Savannah, GA 31404, USA Req #22560
Friday, September 23, 2022

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a full-time Community Center Director for the Community Center located in Savanah, GA.

Job Summary
Supervises and monitors the day-to-day operation of a Community Center including operation hours, facility maintenance and security, program development and promotion, and recreational activities; ensures center operates in compliance with The Salvation Army mission, policies and procedures.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the principles and practices of recreation program development; Knowledge of the principles and practices of facility management; Knowledge of the principles and practices of social service programs; Ability to develop creative and innovative recreational programs; Ability to evaluate the effectiveness of recreational programs and to develop enhancements that enables the programs to meet specific needs of the community; Ability to lead, motivate, and influence the staff and patrons of the Community Center; Ability to develop and implement promotional and fund-raising activities to enhance the outreach and financial efforts of the Community Center; Ability to use/operate general office and recreational equipment; Ability to read, write and communicate the English language.

Education and Experience
Two (2) year college or technical school degree in Physical Education, Social Work or a related field; and three (3) years progressively responsible experience developing and implementing recreational programs with at least one (1a0 year in a supervisory capacity,

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

Licenses and Certifications
Valid Driver’s License, good driving record

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Ability to meet attendance requirements; Duties are usually performed by combinations of sitting, standing, and walking on a frequent change basis. Work is performed in an indoor and outdoor recreational environment where there may be physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.

Additional Information
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of the Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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*Application Submittal Period: 09/22/2022-10/30/2022

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family GA-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Recreation
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • 3000 Bee Rd, Savannah, GA 31404, USA