OverviewStrathcona County Parent Link Summer Assistant (Two Positions) Temporary in Sherwood Park, AB
Branch Sherwood Park AB CA
Parent Link Summer Assistant (Two Positions)
Sherwood Park, AB
Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driver’s abstract, criminal record check, vulnerable sector check and child intervention screening….
The Parent Link Summer Assistant will assist the Early Childhood Resource Workers in the delivery of Parent Link programs, service and activities based on five core requirements: parent education, early childhood development, family support, information and referral, and developmental screening.
Co-plan, organize and deliver program sessions for parents and caregivers of children birth to six years of age, lead sessions, organize logistics including set-up and take-down of the learning environment, provide childcare, clean and disinfect work area and materials, and assist with program evaluation and information tracking
Model positive parent/caregiver and child interactions
Respond to inquiries about program activities and community information and perform administrative tasks such as registration, completing forms, photocopying and filing
Skills and Abilities
Effective interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work with minimal supervision and in a team environment
Some post-secondary education is required
Early Childhood training or experience is preferred
Experience working with parents of young children
Conditions of employment:
Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driver’s abstract, criminal record check, vulnerable sector check and child intervention screening
First Aid and CPR training is an asset
Ability to lift up to 22.5 kilograms
Candidates selected for an interview will be asked to provide a current driver’s abstract and criminal record check.
The hourly wage range for this position is $20.05 to $25.06, working 35 hours per week including days, evenings and weekends from May 1st to September 1st, 2017.
This competition may be used to fill future vacancies for similar positions within the next 6 months.
Applications must include a Cover Letter describing the interest in this summer position.
Competition #083-2017- EXT-FCS closes April 4, 2017
Thank you for your interest in Strathcona County. We contact only candidates selected for interviews.
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Sherwood Park, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02