The Salvation Army of the Syracuse Area Pathway of Hope Program Assistant in Staten Island, New York

Pathway of Hope Program Assistant

Job ID


Job Locations

US-NY-Staten Island


Social Services



Compensation Min

USD $13.00/Hr.

Compensation Max

USD $17.00/Hr.


Regular Part-Time

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The Pathway of Hope program assistant will support the Pathway of Hope program administratively in a variety of ways. Some of the responsibilities are: keeping statistics, coordinating volunteers, ordering food and aggregating social service resources.


  • Greet all visitors to the building in a positive manner assisting them as necessary.

  • Assist in various ways with all social ministries at The Stapleton Corps

  • Keep regular inventory of food pantry and soup kitchen supplies

  • Coordinate all volunteers at the Stapleton Corps.

  • Assist in the keeping of all Social Services statistics.

  • Place food deliveries and coordinate the restocking pantry when deliveries arrive.

  • Pack and distribute pantry bags on a daily basis (per Social Ministries Director instruction)

  • Make appointments for pantry visits.

  • Act as the receptionist for the Stapleton Corps. Answering calls and taking messages as necessary.

  • Check, sort and deliver all mail (including PO Box) daily.

  • Prepare invoices for processing by Corps Officer.

  • Create documents and spreadsheets in Microsoft office as necessary.

  • Keep work area and surrounding area clean at all times.

  • Be willing to pray with any client who comes through the program.

  • Consistently reports to work on time and is ready to begin work at the start of the shift.

  • Always provides proper notification when late absent.

  • Demonstrates the ability to recognize priorities in organization of workflow.

  • Able to perform duties independently, with minimal need of direct supervision.

  • Maintains the confidentiality of clients, program, agency and/or The Salvation Army.

  • Reports to work well groomed and in compliance with dress code.

  • Demonstrates the ability to interact in a positive and helpful manner with clients, visitors, volunteers, and co-workers.

  • Reflects commitment to building a supportive work environment and maintains a positive attitude at the workplace and towards job.

  • Projects a good image in dealing with the public and clients.

  • Is willing to make an extra effort to help build a quality and caring program.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 3-4 Years Experience in an office setting

  • Experience is the social services field preferred

  • Willingness to be a part of a Ministry Team

  • Positive attitude and passion for assisting the ministry of The Salvation Army