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early childhood education worker


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About this opportunity

Salary

$15.55 to $18.73 hourly (to be negotiated)

Location

Saskatoon, SK

Education, Skills and Experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate

  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate

  • CPR Certificate

  • Child development assistant (ECE level 1)

  • Child development worker (ECE level 2)

  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills

  • Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings

  • Bathe, diaper and feed infants and toddlers

  • 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

Children's Ages

  • 5 years

  • 1 year

  • 2 years

  • 3 years

  • 4 years

  • Infant (3 months - 11 months)

Additional Skills

  • Maintain daycare equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties

  • 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

Work Setting

  • Kindergarten

  • Day care centre or nursery school

  • Child care centre

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check

  • Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy

  • Air conditioned

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks

  • Physically demanding

  • Attention to detail

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

  • 1 to 2 people

  • 3-4 people

  • 5-10 people

Work Location Information

  • Urban area

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

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

  • Dental plan

  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

  • Life insurance

  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

  • Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

Application close date

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