City of Abbotsford Preschool Instructor Assistant Contract in Abbotsford, BC

City of Abbotsford

Branch Abbotsford BC CA

Preschool Instructor Assistant
Abbotsford, BC

To promote and enhance creative ideas in all program areas such as arts & crafts, dramatic play, music appreciation, science, literacy and recreation….

Term Contract Opportunity
Location: Abbotsford Parks, Recreation, and Culture Facilities
Position Title: Community Recreation – Preschool Instructor Assistant
Number of Positions: 1
Hours of Work: Various hours per week dependent on programs
Start & End Date: As soon as possible after closing
Rate of Pay: $14

Under the supervision of the Community Recreation Programmer, the Preschool Instructor Assistant assists the Preschool Instructor with the development and delivery of the ABC’s & 123’s Preschool program at Abbotsford Recreation Centre. Working collaboratively with other staff, this position will ensure that children ages 3 to 5 years are well-supervised and provided with developmentally-appropriate and creative programming.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist with implementing a consistent child-centered program that is safe, healthy and enjoyable for children ages 3-5 years
To facilitate the inclusion of all children in the program, adapting activities (as needed) to ensure maximum participation and engagement
To promote and enhance creative ideas in all program areas such as arts & crafts, dramatic play, music appreciation, science, literacy and recreation
To establish and maintain positive daily communication with parents
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 maintain confidentiality of all information related to the program, the children, their families and staff
To maintain a neat, orderly, safe and clean environment, including all activity areas and washrooms
To maintain regular attendance, punctuality and to be appropriately dressed
To work effectively and as an active member of the staff team, assisting with other duties and responsibilities as required
To follow all policies, procedures and standards of the City of Abbotsford and Abbotsford Recreation Centre

Early Childhood Educator Certificate (ECE) are an asset
Infant/Toddler Educator and Special Needs Educator Certificate are an asset
Additional courses/training related to child growth and development an asset
Experience working with children in a child care / recreational setting
Current Emergency First Aid, CPR ‘C’ & AED certification
The applicant/incumbent will be required to provide a satisfactory criminal record check in order to work in this position and to report to their Manager if any criminal charges are laid against them that may be related to their employment.
Posting Closing Date: August 18, 2015

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Abbotsford, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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