Child Caregiver - Private Home - Marc OBrien-Miro

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Work setting

  • Employers home
  • Work in employers/clients home

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Wash iron and press clothing and household linens
  • Bathe dress and feed infants and children
  • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Organize activities such as games and outings for children
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Prepare infants and children for rest periods
  • Sterilize bottles prepare formulas and change diapers for infants
  • Supervise and care for children
  • Take children to and from school and to appointments
  • Tend to emotional well-being of children
  • Help children with homework

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Experience and specialization

Target audience

  • School age (6 - 12 years)
  • Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Medical exam
  • Reference required

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player