Program Aide_Corps Programs-301

1051 Albee Farm Rd, Venice, FL 34285, USA Req #16108
Thursday, December 30, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Part Time Program Aide/Cook for the Venice Corps located in Venice, Florida.

Job Summary

Plans, prepares, cooks and serves nutritional meals and snacks in accordance with established guidelines and schedules; ensures all meals are prepared and served in a safe and presentable manner; cleans kitchen facilities, equipment, and appliances; maintains inventory of kitchen supplies and food in a neat and orderly manner. Plans, and provides activities and child care services for school-age children participating in the After School and/or Summer Day Camp Programs; plans, develops, and facilitates recreational activities and play time; prepares and maintains program records; maintains cleanliness and orderliness of TSA’s property.

Schedules: 29 hours per week

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of proper cooking methods and procedures.

Knowledge of meal planning techniques.

Knowledge of acceptable food storage and cleaning techniques.

Ability to cook nutritional, tasteful, and safe food for large groups in a timely manner.

Ability to properly clean kitchen appliances and utensils.

Ability to order food and kitchen supplies in a economical manner and to maintain an adequate level of inventory.

Knowledge of the principles and practices of Child Behavior and Development.

Knowledge of the principles and practices of early childhood curriculum development.

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

Ability to teach children Christian values as well as general early childhood education curriculum.

Ability to plan, develop and implement effective childhood programs and activities.

Knowledge of acceptable driving techniques and practices.

Knowledge of safety precautions associated with transporting passengers.

Ability to drive a passenger vehicle ensuring the safety of passengers and protection of the vehicle.

Ability to read and follow maps.

Ability to gauge time needed to arrive at destination.

Education and Experience

High School diploma or equivalent,


One year experience cooking food for large groups,


Two years’ experience teaching child development programs in church or pre-school,


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

Licenses and Certifications


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements.

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

Ability to cook, taste, and smell food.

Ability to observe children and ensure their safety.

Duties are usually performed by frequent walking and/or standing, kneeling, or squatting relieved by lesser periods of sitting.

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.

To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom if this posting.

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

Other details

  • Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Recreation
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $13.00
Location on Google Maps
  • 1051 Albee Farm Rd, Venice, FL 34285, USA