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On call Early Childhood Educator

Job ID
752
Job Posting
Close Date
2017-09-30
Job Title
On call Early Childhood Educator
Job Type
Part Time
Job Category
Social services
Job Location
Edmonton, AB

EDMONTON MENNONITE CENTRE FOR NEWCOMERS

11713 - 82 STREET
Edmonton, AB   T5B2V9

http://www.emcn.ab.ca/

Organization Profile

Title

On call Early Childhood Educator

1)    Child Development Supervisor (Level III)

2)    Child Development Worker (Level II)

3)    Child Development Assistant (Level I)

Program

Care for Newcomer Children (CNC)

Hours

Casual (days) *Please note as this is a on call position where you will cover permanent staff when they are sick or away, we cannot predict the number of hours you may work in the week or the month.

Length of Contract

Ongoing – The CNC operates 7.5 hours 5 days a week.  Please note that at certain times a year we have session breaks of 1, 2 or 4 weeks, during which our program is closed and staff are not working.

Reports to

CNC Coordinator and CNC Team Leads

Probation Period

3 months

Description:

Work cooperatively with the Children’s Centre team to implement intercultural programming for refugee/immigrant children, parents and ethno-cultural communities. This is an on call position to cover when centre staff members are away.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of children ages 6 months to 6 years. 
  • Participate in a positive, warm environment in which the children feel free to express themselves and choose activities appropriate to their age and personal preferences.  Staff should be prepared to do all duties required of centre staff in the day including diapering children, supervising children outdoors (also in the winter to -20 degrees Celsius).  Staff must be able to lift children up to an average weight of approximately 32 lbs/14.5 kg.
  • Engage the children in the English language to support them in learning English and also support first language learning.
  • Tidy, clean and maintain the Children’s Centre.

Desired skills, education and experience:

  • · Day Care Orientation Certificate for (Child Development Assistant, Child Development Worker or Child Development Supervisor)
  • Current First Aid Certificate for children, including CPR
  • Security Clearance by the Edmonton Police Service within past 6 months
  • Children’s Services Intervention Record Check by Alberta Children and Youth Services within past 6 months
  • Current immunization record and TB skin test
  • Additional languages an asset
  • Minimum CLB 5 for speaking and listening and CLB 4 reading and writing skills

How To Apply

Application letters with resume and cover letter should be sent to:



Edmonton Mennonite Center for Newcomers (EMCN)

11713 – 82 Street

Edmonton, AB. T5B 2V9

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