Early Childhood Program Staff Assistant - CHANCES Inc

Date Posted: Sep 11, 2022

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Kensington, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Company:

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

Will train

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Before and after school programs

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Support early childhood educators in carrying out programs that promote the physical cognitive emotional and social development of children
  • Assist early childhood educators or supervisors in keeping records
  • Engage children in activities by telling stories teaching songs and preparing crafts
  • Maintain daycare equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties
  • Prepare snacks and arrange rooms or furniture for lunch and rest periods
  • Attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children
  • Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health security and well-being of children

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Child development assistant (ECE level 1)
  • First Aid Certificate

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Personal suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics