OverviewCarrier Sekani Family Services Early Years Centre Coordinator Part Time in Vanderhoof, BC
Carrier Sekani Family Services
Branch Vanderhoof BC CA
Early Years Centre Coordinator
Ability to refer clients toother resources such as parent groups, therapists and, community groups, etc. In accordance with Section 41 of the BC Human Rights…
Parttime- 21 hrs/wk
Carrier Sekani Family Services (CSFS) is looking for an EarlyYears Centre Coordinator to join the Early Childhood Development Program inassisting children in all areas of growth and development. The incumbent isresponsible for referring families to the appropriate services throughout thecommunities as well as maintain up to date information for families to access.
Some of the responsibilities of the position include:
Conducting screenings andassessments
Make appropriate referralsfor children and their families
Make home visits toinfants/pre-school aged children to assess their development
Facilitate family workshopsin the community
Qualifications and Educational Requirements
A degree and/or relevantexperience in a field related to early childhood development
Early Childhood Educationcertification is preferable
Knowledge, Skills, andAbilities / Preferred Skills
First Nations Culture and traditions(specifically Carrier and Sekani)
Experience working in an office setting,serving clients, and answering routine inquiries
Ability to work independently and within ateam setting
Excellent oral and written communicationskills to compose business correspondence
Ability to refer clients toother resources such as parent groups, therapists and, community groups, etc.
Must possessbasic computer skills
Familiarity toMicrosoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.) an asset
Initial and on-going employment is subject tosubmission of a clear Criminal Record check. Criminal Record Check must beconducted every three years. CSFS reimburses this expense.
Valid Class 5 B.C. DriversLicense and reliable vehicle with required business insurance. May be requiredto use own vehicle
Exposure to regular travel toremote locations
In accordance with Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code andSection 15 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, preference will begiven to qualified candidates with Aboriginal Ancestry.
Deadline toapply: November 2, 2016. Please submit a cover letter & resume
We thankall applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected foran interview will be contacted.
Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Vanderhoof, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-10-31