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Early Childhood Educator (E.C.E.)

Company:
Wee Wild Ones
Location:
Calgary, AB, Canada
Posted:
October 16, 2020

Description:

Early Childhood Educator (E.C.E.)

Wee Wild Ones

10 11a Street NE

Calgary, AB

T2E 4Z3

$20.40 to $20.60 hourly for 32 to 40 hours per week

Permanent Full time

Day, Evening, Shift, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning

Starts as soon as possible

1 vacancy

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

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

First Aid Certificate; Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Experience with Special Needs Children

Children who are blind or visually impaired; Children who are deaf or hard of hearing; Children with a physical disability; Children with an intellectual disability; Children with behavioural issues; Children with a mental health disability; Children with allergies

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills

Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings; Support early childhood educators in carrying out programs that promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children; Engage children in activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing crafts; Submit written observations on children to early childhood educators or supervisors

Children's Ages

Up to 12 years

Additional Skills

Attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children; Plan and organize activities for school-age children in child-care programs before and after regular school hours

Work Setting

Child care centre; Before and after school programs

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

Noisy; Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Urban area

Personal Suitability

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

Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills

Knowledge of licensing regulations; Establish guidelines for behaviour; 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; Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioural problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor; Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, security and well-being of children; 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

“Full-time position is preferred but part-time job seekers are welcome to apply. Part-time may be offered upon discussion.”

How to apply

By email

ecewild2020@gmail.com

By mail

10 11a Street NE Calgary, AB T2E 4Z3

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