Navy Region Southwest, Fleet & Family Readiness - Naval Base San Diego, CA3.4


**REVISED 10/18/2018

Vacancy Announcement Number: 18-202

Job Title, PPlan, Series, & Grade: Child & Youth Program Teen Coordinator, NF-1702-03

Location: Bayview Youth Center, Naval Base San Diego, CA

Status: Regular Part Time

Pay Range: $21.00 - $23.00 Per Hour

Opening Date: 18 October 2018

Closing Date: *Open Until Filled; 1st Cutoff Date: 25 October 2018

Area of Consideration: All Sources - Relocation Expenses Not Authorized

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The purpose of this supervisory position is to plan, organize and provide a supervised social, recreational and educational program for youth ages 13-18 years that meet the interests and needs of all children and youth. Teen activities include, but are not limited to special events, open recreation, pre-teen and teen clubs, classes, trips, dances, educational and other programs that meet the developmental and leisure needs of youth and teens. The incumbent works under the supervision of the Youth Director and is expected to operate with minimum supervision toward the overall objective of administering the CYP teen activities. Work is subject to review for adequacy of program accomplishments, effectiveness, and compatibility with other work, and compliance with requirements. NOTE: this person can work in a small, medium or large YP – but may help out with CDC as well. Performs other duties as assigned.


  • A Child Development Associate (CDA) credential, Military School-Age (MSA) credential or equivalent AND 3 years of experience where the incumbent displays knowledge of a competency in developmentally appropriate programming


  • 2-year degree in Early Childhood Education (ECE), Child Development or related field of study, which can include Youth Recreation, Physical Education, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Youth Development, Psychology, Social Work, Home Economics with an emphasis in Human Development or other degrees as appropriate AND 2 years of full-time experience working with children or youth


  • 4-year degree in the above fields of study AND a minimum of 1 year of experience working with children or youth.
  • A Valid Driver’s License is required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to drive an automobile (to include driving a government vehicle while transporting children to and from activities)
  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate programs designed to meet the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive needs of children and youth from 13 to 18 years of age
  • Knowledge of child and youth development principles, practices, and techniques
  • Knowledge of a variety of teen programming activities for children and youth
  • Ability to lead, supervise, and interact with youth and teens
  • Ability to safeguard and account for monies and equipment
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing in English
  • Must satisfactorily obtain or complete required training certificates and maintain certifications or credentials required by federal, state of National Accreditation institutions utilized as part of DOD’s Child and Youth Programs
  • Must be able to favorably pass a pre-employment physical, provide evidence of immunization and be free of communicable diseases
  • Must meet Federal Employment suitability requirements and successful completion of background investigation. Background Investigations are conducted using fingerprint identification and completion of background inquiry forms.

HOW TO APPLY: Submit a NAF employment application form to the NAF Human Resources Office, Building 3210, Anchors Catering and Conference Center, Naval Base, San Diego, 2375 Recreation Way, San Diego, California 92136-5518 or fax to (619) 556-9537. Submitted applications will be retained for 90 days. For more information, visit our website at Applicants who do not meet the above requirements may not be interviewed. Due to volume of applications received, applicants may not be notified of non-selection. Participation in direct deposit upon employment is required.

Dept. of the Navy NAF is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation or any other non-merit factors. Reasonable accommodations are provided to applicants with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Human Resource Office. The decision on granting reasonable accommodations will be on a case-by-case basis.

Navy Region Southwest is a drug-free workplace. The use of illegal drugs by NAF employees, whether on or off duty, cannot and will not be tolerated. Federal employees have a right to a safe and secure workplace. Sailors and their family members have a right to reliable and productive Federal workforce.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $21.00 to $23.00 /hour


  • Childcare: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Military: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Preferred)
  • Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)