Early Childhood Educator

Little Shuswap Lake Band - Chase, BC (30+ days ago)

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DEPARTMENT: Skw’lax Daycare

POSITION: Early Childhood Educator

POSITION SUMMARY:

Reporting to and under the direction of the Daycare Manager for Skw’lax Daycare, the Early Childhood Educator will provide supervision and implement daily programs for children ages 3 months to 6 years in a group daycare setting.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Program plan and supervision of children 3 months to 6 years.
  • Carry out daily routine requirements
  • Educate self of health and safety issues
  • Awareness of social issues affecting children
  • Inventory of equipment and supplies
  • Regular housekeeping duties
  • Ongoing liaison with parents
  • Attend staff and parent meetings
  • Preparation of nutritious snacks
  • Reception duties including telephone and faxing
  • Maintain regular attendance and punctuality
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Other related duties

SKILLS, TRAINING AND KNOWLEDGE:

  • Current Early Childhood Educator certificate or the ability to obtain prior to the end of January 2020.
  • Familiar with BC Licensing regulations
  • Willing to participate in personal development workshops
  • Provide positive guidelines and work well with children
  • Ability to work on a team basis with other staff members
  • Have basic computer skills
  • Up to date First Aid and Food Safe certificate
  • Good communication skills - written and verbal
  • Work independently, self-starter, willingness to learn
  • Familiar with Secwepemc Language and Culture would be an asset
  • Good role model, education, community and home

OCCUPATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Successful candidate shall provide a criminal record clearance check, TB test and medical clearance.

TERM OF POSITION:

Fulltime permanent

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Ongoing until filled

START DATE: January 2020

If you possess the necessary qualifications and skills, please forward your cover letter, resume and references in strictest confidence to this posting or via:

Fax: 250.679.3220

In person: LSLIB office

1886 Little Shuswap Lake Road

Chase, BC V0E 1M2

While we thank you for your interest in Little Shuswap Lake Band, we will only be contacting the short-listed candidates.

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Required)

Licence:

  • First Aid (Preferred)