Early Childhood Educator

Laugh N Learn at Bow Valley College Child Care Centre - Calgary, AB (24 days ago)

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The person selected for this position must be professionally prepared as a teacher of young children, especially in the field of early childhood education or development, and must have certification as a child development supervisor (level 3) or child development worker (level 2). As well as a valid childcare first aid certificate and current and clear criminal record check. Knowledge of the Flight curriculum framework is an asset. This person must be a sensitive and mature individual who is able to relate well to both children and adults. The person selected for this position will be responsible, respectful, flexible, and a great team player.

Responsibilities:

May include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • Demonstrate a high degree of professional competence in planning, supervising and implementing the program for the class in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the early learning center
  • Maintain a professional regard for the importance and dignity of their work as evidenced by their conduct, attitude and appearance,
  • Gearing the program to the needs of individual children with concerns for their interest, needs, abilities, handicaps, special talents and individual style and pace of learning,
  • Considering individual children in relationship to their culture and socioeconomic background,
  • Develop and enhance positive interpersonal relationships with students,
  • Develop and enhance positive and effective communication with students, parents, and colleagues,
  • Helping children to become aware of their roles as integral members of a group,
  • Being responsible for the ordered arrangement, appearance, and learning environment of the classroom,
  • Assuming an equal share of the joint housekeeping responsibilities of the staff,
  • Attending all staff meetings,
  • Participating in recommended training programs, conferences, courses and other aspects of professional growth,
  • Must maintain a valid "Child Care First Aid" certificate,
  • Maintain accurate student attendance records, information and portable emergency records

Job Type: Full-time