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Government of Canada
YDGYouth Digital Gateway

live-in caregiver, child care


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$15.20 hourly

Location

Vancouver, BC

Education, Skills and Experience

  • or equivalent experience

Experience with Special Needs Children

  • Children with allergies

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

  • First Aid Certificate

  • CPR Certificate

  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR

Children's Ages

  • Toddler to pre-school (1 - 3 years)

  • Infant (3 months - 11 months)

Additional Skills

  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties

  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties

  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Weight Handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Employer's home

Specific Skills

  • Tend to emotional well-being of children

  • Supervise and care for children

  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children

  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home

  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children

  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development

  • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents

  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children

  • Prepare infants and children for rest periods

Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check

  • Child welfare check

  • Medical exam

  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking

  • Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel

  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure

  • Repetitive tasks

  • Physically demanding

  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Work in employer's/client's home

  • Room and board provided

  • Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Client focus

  • Judgement

  • Reliability

  • Organized

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Other benefits

  • On-site housing options

  • Transportation provided by employer

  • Learning/training paid by employer

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?

  • Are you currently a student?

  • What is your current level of study?

  • What is your current field of study?

  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?

  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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