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Funtime Child Care Center early childhood educator (E.C.E.) Contract in Whitbourne, NL

Funtime Child Care Center

Branch Whitbourne NL CA

Position:
early childhood educator (E.C.E.)
Location:
Whitbourne, NL

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

Job requirements Languages English

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

Experience with Special Needs Children Children who are blind or visually impaired; Children who are deaf or hard of hearing; Children with a physical disability; Children with an intellectual disability; Children with behavioural issues; Children with epilepsy; Children with diabetes; Children with a mental health disability; Children with allergies; Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD); Children with asthma; Children with Down syndrome; Children with a genetic disorder

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate; Child development assistant (ECE level 1); Child development worker (ECE level 2); Emergency child care first aid and CPR; Food allergy and anaphylaxis training

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 1 year; Up to 12 years

Additional Skills Supervise staff, trainees or volunteers; 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 Child care centre

Security and Safety Bondable; Child abuse registry check; Child welfare check; Immunization records; Criminal record check; Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment Outdoors; Noisy; Non-smoking; Air conditioned

Transportation/Travel Information Own transportation; Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise 5-10 people

Work Location Information Rural area; Relocation costs not covered by employer

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; 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

How to apply Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By email: [email protected]

In person: 17 Browns Place
Whitbourne, NL A0B 3K0 between 07:00 AM and 06:00 PM

Advertised until: 2017-09-28

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Whitbourne, NL, CA
Posted on: 2017-09-22
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