Program Assistant Corps - Part time

Memphis, TN, USA Req #16773
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has opening for a part time Program Assistant/Corps for the Kentucky - Tennessee Territory, located in Memphis, Tennessee.


We have Excellent Part Time Benefits:

  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Time
  • Group Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • Aflac Supplemental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account


Job Summary:

The Program Assistant is a ministry role to be held by a practicing Salvationist.  The Program Assistant is responsible for providing exceptional support to the Corps Officers, the ministry team, and all facets of The Salvation Army Corps ministries.  Additionally, this position is responsible for administrative support for the smooth operation of all Corps functions. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of general office principles, practices, and procedures; knowledge of the principles and practices of the supervision and management of personnel; knowledge of the English language including proper grammar and punctuation; knowledge of basic mathematics; knowledge and skills in Christ-centered program planning; knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite to include PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, and other databases as needed; ability to ensure compliance with departmental policies and procedures; ability to answer the telephone in a courteous and tactful manner; ability to maintain the confidential nature of work; ability to follow instructions, plan and organize work, and work under limited supervision; ability to motivate a spirit of unity, loyalty, and helpfulness within and among staff; ability to plan and complete work in a manner while ensuring compliance with deadlines.


Education and Experience:

High school diploma or G.E.D. required; some college preferred; 1 Year experience working with children, youth and/or familiarity with leading ministry for adults or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Manual dexterity; work requires the ability to lift and carry and/ or push/pull light (less than 25 lbs.) materials, supplies and equipment; light mobility: duties are usually performed by a combination of standing, walking, and primarily sitting; travel via air and automobile.


Additional Comments:
All employees recognize 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: 9/14/2021 – 9 /22/2021.

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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Other details

  • Job Family KT-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Social Services
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Memphis, TN, USA