child care worker - daycare

KidHub - Charlottetown, PE (30+ days ago)

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Salary$$13 to $15HOUR hourly for 5 to 25 hours per week
Terms of employment Term or contract (ending: 2020-06-30)
Part time
Start date 2019-09-03
Vacancies 5 Vacancies
Job no. 1281318
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate

Experience
Will train

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills
Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings; 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; Up to 12 years
Additional Skills
Food safety/handling skills; 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
Before and after school programs
Security and Safety
Criminal record check; Vulnerable sector check
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Noisy; Non-smoking
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Punctuality
Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills
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; 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