Child And Youth Program Assistant
Company: Headquarters, Air Force Space Command
Posted on: November 22, 2021
About the position: This position is located Child and Youth
Services Flight- Child Development Center
The position may require the incumbent to transport children in a
government vehicle therefore a valid state driver's license must be
obtained and maintained; a good driving record may be required as a
condition of employment.
Pay will be set based on experience and education and/or
Target Level: $ 18.97
Intermediate Level: $ 16.90
Entry Level: $ 15.45
Learn more about this agency
- Accepting applications
- Open & closing dates
10/01/2021 to 03/30/2022
$15.45 - $18.97 per hour
- Pay scale & grade
Few vacancies in the following location:
- Vandenberg AFB, CA
- Telework eligible
- Travel Required
- Relocation expenses reimbursed
- Appointment type
- Work schedule
Intermittent - Flexible- No guaranteed hours. Works from 0-40 hours
- Promotion potential
- Job family (Series)
1702 Education And Training Technician
- Supervisory status
- Security clearance
- Drug test
- Position sensitivity and risk
Non-sensitive (NS)/Low Risk
- Trust determination process
- Announcement number
- Control number
This job is open to
- The public
U.S. Citizens, Nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.
Clarification from the agency
Please see the "Who May Apply" section under the Qualifications
CHILD AND YOUTH PROGRAM ASSISTANT (ALL LEVELS):
The incumbent will serve as a Child and Youth Program Assistant
(CYPA) in one or more child and youth programs and will be
accountable for the whereabouts and safety of children and youth.
Provides care/supervision, oversight and accountability for program
participants. Assists in preparing age appropriate activities;
supervises children and youth during indoor and outdoor activities,
on field trips, outings and special events; arranges and serves
snacks/meals. Executes work in accordance with policies and
regulations. May be required to transport children in government
CHILD AND YOUTH PROGRAM ASSISTANT (TARGET LEVEL):
Coordinates and conducts activities for children and/or youth
ranging in age from 6 weeks to 18 years. Creates an environment
which welcomes participant interest and promotes positive
interactions. Implements program options for children and youth
with special requirements. Demonstrates, instructs, leads and
facilitates planned and spontaneous program activities. Briefs
staff, management, and parents on activities. Conducts inventory on
equipment and supplies.
CHILD AND YOUTH PROGRAM ASSISTANT (INTERMEDIATE LEVEL):
Assists in planning, coordinating and conducting activities for
program participants. Creates an environment which welcomes
participant interest and promotes positive interactions. Implements
daily schedules and activity plans to ensure age/stage
appropriateness. Briefs staff, management, and parents on
activities. Conducts inventory on equipment and supplies.
CHILD AND YOUTH PROGRAM ASSISTANT (ENTRY LEVEL):
Performs simple routine tasks following step-by-step instructions.
Assists in providing planned activities using prepared curriculum
and program materials. Creates an environment which welcomes
participant interest and promotes positive interactions. Generates
a list of needed supplies and equipment. Attends to the physical
needs of the children, as applicable.
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Conditions of Employment
- This position requires satisfactory completion of
pre-employment checks in accordance with Air Force and DoD policy,
and a Child Care Tier 1 background investigation.
- This position has been identified as a Test Designated Position
(TDP). The incumbent of this position will be subject to and must
consent to a pre-employment and random drug testing.
- This position has physical lifting requirement which requires
the incumbent to complete a favorable pre-employment physical.
- This position requires the incumbent to be able to obtain,
maintain, and provide evidence of current immunizations this
includes annual influenza vaccinations and be free of all
- This position requires the incumbent to complete assigned
training, to include Food Handlers certification, within specified
time from date hire or assignment to position.
- This position requires the incumbent to have a high school
diploma or equivalent.
- This position requires the incumbent to be at least 18 years of
- This position requires the incumbent to speak, write, and read
- All new hires must comply with Executive Order 14043, "Guidance
on Applying Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination Requirements to
New Hires." See Additional Information section below for more
Who May Apply: Open to everyone. Applicants will be categorized by
preference(s) and/or priority consideration eligibilities. An
applicant's eligibility will be determined based on eligibility
claimed in the questionnaire and proof of eligibility MUST be
provided with application by the closing date, 03/30/2022
- Business Based Action
- Military Spouse Preference
- Outside Applicant Veteran
- Spouse/Widow/Parent of Veteran
- Transition Hiring Preference In order to qualify, you must meet
the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to
paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through
National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other
organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious;
spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for
all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your
resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if
qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as
part of your application.
Qualifying Experience: ALL LEVELS
Must be a high school graduate, or equivalent; and be able to
provide proof (i.e., diploma or equivalent) for verification.
Must be a dependent of a Service Member or a DoD Civilian who is 17
years of age and pursuing a High School Diploma.
CY PROGRAM ASSISTANT (TARGET LEVEL):
Six months experience equivalent to the CY-02 level working in a
group program for children or youth AND Completion of applicable
30 semester hours above the high school level which included at
least 15 semester hours in early childhood education, youth
development, or related fields.
CY PROGRAM ASSISTANT (INTERMEDIATE LEVEL):
Six months experience equivalent to the CY-01 level working in a
group program for children or youth AND Completion of 3 AF modules
(or equivalent) AND AF Orientation Training Program;
15 semester hours above the high school level in early childhood
education, youth development, or related field.
CY PROGRAM ASSISTANT (ENTRY LEVEL):
This is an entry level position; no previous experience
Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the
required experience in order to qualify. This position does allow
for education substitution in order to qualify.
FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or
universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show
proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least
equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program.
It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when
- According to Executive Order 14043, "Guidance on Applying
Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination Requirements to New Hires":
New Department of the Air Force civilian employees must be fully
vaccinated by their entry on duty (start) date or November 22,
2021, whichever is later. If a new hire intends to request a
medical or religious exemption, the start date will be delayed
until exemption process is complete and applicant is either
approved for an exemption, or becomes fully vaccinated.
- Individual must fully meet qualification/eligibility/background
requirements for this position. This includes providing any
supporting documents needed for verification.
- Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at time of hire or
a dependent of a Service Member or DoD Civilian who is 17 years of
age and pursuing a High School Diploma
- This position requires the incumbent to be able to read, speak,
and write English
- Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must be registered
for Selective Service
- Direct deposit is required
- Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-Verify)
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