Responsible Adult/Early Childhood Educator

YMCA of Greater Vancouver - Squamish, BC (30+ days ago)

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Positions Available: Responsible Adult/Early Childhood Educator Assistant/Early Childhood Educator/Infant & Toddler Educator

Location: Platypus YMCA Child Care: Squamish, BC

Terms: Permanent, Part-time and Full-time positions available

Shift: Monday to Friday, shifts varying between 7:30am – 6:00pm

Salary: $17.46 – $22.35 per hour

Start Date: As soon as possible

Reports To: Team Leader, Child Care

Nature & Scope:

Under the direction of the center’s Team Leader, Child Care, the staff will work directly within the early childhood programs, providing care and creative programming for young children in a group setting.

Major Responsibilities:

  • To read, understand and follow all YMCA, Child Care Facility Licensing (CCFL) and legal requirements, including YMCA Playing to Learn curriculum standards
  • To interact directly with the children, providing quality care and creative programming
  • To assist with the planning and implementing of a consistent child-centred program, in accordance with YMCA standards.
  • To establish and maintain positive daily communication and interaction with families, providing quality customer service and building meaningful relationships
  • To maintain a neat, orderly, and clean environment, including all activity and program areas, common spaces, and washrooms.
  • To ensure that all safety and supervision standards are implemented and maintained according to licensing and YMCA requirements.
  • To release children only to those authorized by parent/guardian, to ask for identification in order to ensure that the authorized pick-up has been verified.
  • To work with staff team to deliver a high quality and age appropriate programs based on the YMCA Playing to Learn curriculum and to attend all YMCA Playing to Learn professional development sessions and other training, as scheduled
  • To maintain confidentiality of all information related to the centre, the children, their families, and staff.
  • To maintain regular attendance, punctuality and to be appropriately dressed and well groomed.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Early Childhood Educator License to Practice an asset
  • Infant/Toddler Early Childhood Educator License an asset
  • Special Needs License to Practice an asset
  • Responsible Adult Certification
  • Early Childhood Educator Assistant
  • Current First Aid certificate
  • Three successful reference checks
  • Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than six (6) months preceding your start date

Application Process:

Please apply using the link below:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=2b4cd153-66c2-4524-9a1c-714e9e1780df&jobId=280487&lang=en_CA&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Application deadline: On-going

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $17.46 to $22.35 /hour