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Adventurers Child Care Centre early childhood educator (E.C.E.) Full Time in Dartmouth, NS

Adventurers Child Care Centre

Branch Dartmouth NS CA

Position:
early childhood educator (E.C.E.)
Location:
Dartmouth, NS

Provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity;…

Languages English

Education College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) First Aid Certificate; Early Childhood Education Assistant Certificate; CPR Certificate

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

Experience Experience an asset

Children’s Ages 5 years; 1 year; 2 years; 3 years; 4 years; Infant (3 months – 11 months)

Additional Skills 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

Work Setting Child care centre

Security and Safety Child abuse registry check; Criminal record check; Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment Outdoors; Air conditioned

Transportation/Travel Information Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Physically demanding; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information Urban area

Personal Suitability Flexibility; Team player; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability

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

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Dartmouth, NS, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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