Early Childhood Education Worker

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 762444658
  • Open Date: October 4, 2021
  • Close Date: December 19, 2021
  • Organization: Little Feet Big Steps Childcare
  • Sector: Childcare & Caregiving
  • Business Location:121 Town Crest Rd, Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta T8L 0G7
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 2
  • Compensation: $17.50 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to daycare.ftsk1@gmail.com
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

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

Children’s Ages

1 year
Up to 12 years

Apitional Skills

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

Criminal record check
Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking
Air conditioned

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Team player
Interpersonal awareness
Dependability
Judgement
Values and ethics
Reliability
Punctuality

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

Benefits

Other Benefits

Professional Certification Requirements

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate

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