Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteerism and “Doing the Most Good” is at the heart of all Salvation Army programs and locations across the world.  Come be a part of the family of caring individuals that donate their time to help us achieve our mission and serve the community.

Volunteer opportunities at The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center includes many fun-filled and enriching opportunities such as greeting guests, coaching youth athletics, giving tours, and much more.  More information will be posted soon about volunteering opportunities.

Contact Katherine Penland at 864-527-5948 or Katherine.Penland@uss.salvationarmy.org for more information.

 

AQUATICS

  • JUNIOR LIFEGUARD (AGES 11-14) Under the direction of the Aquatics Director and with instruction from the staff Lifeguard, the Junior Lifeguard volunteer will assist in maintaining safety in the pool area in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required.
  • SWIM INSTRUCTOR (AGES 18+) Under the direction of the Aquatics Director and with instruction from the Kroc staff Swim Instructor, the volunteer Swim Instructor will assist in teaching swim lessons in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.
  • SWIM INSTRUCTOR AID (AGES 13-17) Under the direction of the Aquatics Director and with instruction from the Kroc staff Swim Instructor, the volunteer Swim Instructor Aid will assist the Kroc Staff Instructor in teaching swim lessons in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required.

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB

  • BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB COACH (AGES 18+) Under the general direction of the Boys and Girls Club Director with instruction from other Boys and Girls Club Staff , the Boys and Girls Club Coach helps oversee youth activities/sports in the facility or outdoors on the fields, monitors the use of the equipment; helps clean and maintain equipment.
  • BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB TUTOR (AGES 18+) Under the general direction of the Boys and Girls Club Director with instruction from other Boys and Girls Club staff, the volunteer tutor will assist in homework sessions with members of The Boys and Girls Club.
  • BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB ASSISTANT COACH (AGES 13-17) Under the general direction of the Boys and Girls Club Director with instruction from other Boys and Girls Club Staff , the Boys and Girls Club Assistant Coach helps oversee youth activities/sports in the facility or outdoors on the fields, monitors the use of the equipment; helps clean and maintain equipment.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required.

FACILITIES AND MAINTENANCE

  • GENERAL MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT (AGES 13+) Under the direction of the Facilities and Maintenance Director, the General Maintenance Assistant will assist in a variety of work in the general maintenance and upkeep of buildings, facilities, and grounds. Performs related duties as assigned.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required.
  • PARKING ATTENDANT (AGES 18+) Under the direction of the Facilities and Maintenance Director, the Parking Attendant volunteer will assist in managing and directing parking for members and guest during Kroc Center events.

FITNESS

  • FITNESS ATTENDANT (AGE 18+) Under the general direction of the Wellness/Sports Director, the Fitness Attendant oversees members in the Wellness facility, monitors the use of the equipment; cleans and maintains equipment.

PERFORMING ARTS AND CONFERENCE CENTER

  • PERFORMING ARTS CLERICAL ASSISTANT (AGE 16+) Under the direction of the Performing Arts and Conference Center Director and with direction from the events manager, the Performing Arts Clerical volunteer will assist in day to day clerical duties in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required for under 18.
  • PERFORMING ARTS SUMMER PROGRAM ASSISTANT (Ages 16+) Under the direction of the Performing Arts and Conference Center Director, the Performing Arts Summer Program Assistant volunteer will assist in arts and crafts activities and performing arts activities with The Boys and Girls Club in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required for under 18.
  • USHER (AGES 16+) Under the direction of the Performing Arts and Conference Center Director, the usher volunteer will assist in greeting, seating, and directing attendees in a friendly manner in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required for under 18.
  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS ASSISTANT (AGE 16+) Under the direction of the Performing Arts and Conference Center Director and with instruction from the Arts Class Instructor, the arts assistant volunteer will provide necessary support with visual and performing arts classes in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required for under 18.

SPORTS

  • SCORE KEEPER (AGES 16+) Under the general direction of the Wellness/Sports Director, the Volunteer Score Keeper attends assigned sporting events, runs score clock, and keeps score for both teams.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required for under 18.
  • YOUTH SPORTS ASSISTANT COACH (AGES 13-15) Under the general direction of the Wellness/Sports Director and the Head Coach, the Youth Sports Assistant Coach helps oversee designated youth sports team in the facility or outdoors on the fields, monitors the use of the equipment; helps clean and maintain equipment.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required.
  • YOUTH SPORTS COACH (AGES 18+) Under the general direction of the Wellness/Sports Director, the Youth Sports Coach oversees designated youth sports team in the facility or outdoors on the fields, monitors the use of the equipment; cleans and maintains equipment.

TENNIS

  • TENNIS CLINIC ASSISTANT (AGES 15+) Under the direction of the Tennis Director and with instruction from the Tennis Instructor, the Tennis Clinic Assistant will provide necessary support with organized Kroc tennis clinics in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center.  Parental/Legal Guardian approval is required for under 18.
  • TOURNAMENT DESK ATTENDANT (AGES 18+) Under the direction of the Tennis Director, the Tournament Desk Attendant will provide necessary support during Kroc tennis tournaments in helping to provide a positive experience at the Kroc Center Tennis Facility.

Contact Katherine Penland at 864-527-5948 or Katherine.Penland@uss.salvationarmy.org for more information.