CYP Teen Hire Program | Recreation Aid

Announcement Number:
Child Care
Position Status:
$15.47 - $16.00 Hourly
Areas of Consideration:
See Below
Relocation Expenses:
Application Email:
Opening Date:
Closing Date:

Who May Apply: Open to teens (Ages 16-18) – Dependents of active duty or retired military, active reservist or DoD civilian.

Temporary for 10 weeks; 20-25 hours per week

Location: Naval Air Station Whidbey Island - Child & Youth Programs

Pay Grade: CY-1702-01/02 (GSE 02/03/04)

What You Get:

  • Competitive Wages & Benefits
  • Access to base recreation centers, gyms, movie theaters, Navy Exchange, and discount travel through
  • Global Career Opportunities –Fleet & Family Readiness Programs is a worldwide enterprise with opportunities to Navy Bases around the world
  • Make a positive impact on the Military Community

What to Expect:

  • This position is located at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Child & Youth Programs. Incumbent provides care, oversight and accountability of children, youth and teens
  • Acts as role model for developmentally appropriate practices and classroom management techniques. Assists in the programming, planning and implementation of a variety of recurring and non-recurring activities that meets the physical, social, emotional andcognitive needs of each participant
  • Responsible for providing assistance in the oversight of activities and necessary services to authorized patrons, including general information on the use of facilities and equipment
  • Ensures adherence to regulations and safety procedures. May assist in maintaining routine reports and/or perform clerical and/or general maintenance duties as needed

What to Know:

  • Incumbent must be between 16 to 18 years of age and a dependent of Active Duty, Retired Military, Active Reservist, or DoD Civilian personnel
  • Must be able to learn MWR/CYP policies, rules and regulations involving work areas, and have the ability to communicate orally and in writing
  • Knowledge of basic mathematics and the purpose of recreational equipment and activities are desired

Conditions of Employment:

  • Physical exertion is involved in standing and walking for long periods, some bending, stooping and lifting is required
  • Position requires constant vigilance to ensure maximum security for youth, patrons and employees in and around the facility
  • Work is performed indoors and outdoors with varied work schedules and occasional weekend and evening hours in accordance with the requirements of the program at hand

Other Information:

  • Participation in the Direct Deposit/Electronic Fund Transfer within 30 days of employment is required
  • We utilize E-Verify to confirm selectee’s eligibility to work in the United States. The Department of the Navy (DON) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, mental or physical disability, genetic information, reprisal, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor

How to Apply: Email completed Navy NAF Employment Application to ChaunteeManley.