Early Childhood Educator (e.c.e.) - Somerset West Community Health Centre

Date Posted: Aug 26, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • College/CEGEP

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Day care centre or nursery school

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • 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
  • Knowledge of licensing regulations
  • Establish guidelines for behaviour
  • 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
  • Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health security and well-being of children

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Member of the College of Early Childhood Educators (CECE)
  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Immunization records
  • Tuberculosis test
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Bending crouching kneeling

Personal suitability

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

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Other benefits