Child & Youth Program Assistant


Vacancy ID: 818269   Announcement Number: SCNAFAQ13818269   USAJOBS Control Number: 334866900

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is 818269
1. Title of Job

Child & Youth Program Assistant
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address


4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

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7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade


01
02

11. Miscellaneous Information

Do you intend to request consideration for a test accommodation for a disability qualified under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 as amended or the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended?
801 Yes

12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date


17. Service Computation Date


18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties


001 Child & Youth Services Program Assistant

21. Geographic Availability


511006149 Fort Lee, VA

22. Transition Assistance Plan

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23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. If your experience exceeds the below options identify the next lower level appropriate to you.  Your resume must reflect the indicated experience as well as be supported during the interview process.  Any inflation to your responses may lead to an ineligible rating. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- Yes
B- No

1. For entry level requirements, must be 18 years of age at time of appointment; possess a high school diploma or GED certificate; Possess the ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing in the English language; possess and maintain the physical ability to lift and carry up to 40 pounds, walk, bend, and stoop and stand on a routine basis.

2. For skill level requirements, must 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.

3. 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).

4. For target level requirements, must possess 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 behavioral sciences.

5. 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 equivalent).

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or I am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

6. Participate in program evaluation using designated instruments (e.g. programmatic rating scales, risk assessment tools, self-inspection materials and national accreditation tools).

7. Complete program reports as required within assigned areas.

8. Provide input for daily lesson plans or daily schedule of activities.

9. Report urgent situations to emergency medical services and/or appropriate individuals.

10. Interact with children/ youth using learned training techniques.

11. Provide or disseminate information orally to individuals.

12. Observe a program participant for signs that may indicate illness, abuse or neglect.

13. Report illness, abuse, or neglect of a program participant to supervisor or appropriate staff.

14. Provide care/supervision, of program participants in compliance with established guidelines.