daycare teacher

Sunvalley Kids Montessori - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Salary$$16HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
Terms of employment Permanent
Full time
Start date As soon as possible
Vacancies 3 Vacancies
Job no. 1189688
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Montessori Early Childhood Teacher Certificate

Experience
1 year to less than 2 years

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills
Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings; Bathe, diaper and feed infants and toddlers; Support early childhood educators in carrying out programs that promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children; Engage children in activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing crafts; Prepare snacks and arrange rooms or furniture for lunch and rest periods; Submit written observations on children to early childhood educators or supervisors
Children's Ages
5 years; 1 year; 2 years; 3 years; 4 years; Newborn (including expecting mother); Infant (3 months - 11 months)
Additional Skills
Supervise staff, trainees or volunteers; Order supplies and equipment; Maintain daycare equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties; Assist early childhood educators or supervisors in keeping records; Attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children; Plan and organize activities for school-age children in child-care programs before and after regular school hours; Supervise and co-ordinate activities of other early childhood educators and early childhood educator assistants
Work Setting
Child care centre
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Ability to Supervise
5-10 people
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Interpersonal awareness; Values and ethics; Reliability; Punctuality
Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills
Knowledge of Day Nurseries Act; Knowledge of licensing regulations; Establish guidelines for behaviour; Develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children; Lead activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs and taking children to local points of interest; provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity; Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits; Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioural problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor; Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, security and well-being of children; Assess the abilities, interests and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members; Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children