Registered Early Childhood Educator

Job ID: #61

Salary: $21.23/hour

Required Education:

  • Education Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
  • Early Childhood Education Diploma or Degree
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Job Description/Tasks:

  • Early Childhood Education Skills Plan
  • Develop child care and nursery school programs
  • Provide supervision and guidance of daily activities, field trips and special activities
  • Provide opportunity for creative expression through the mediums of art, dramatic play and music
  • Assess the developmental level of children; Prepare progress reports and discuss with parents and other staff members
  • Knowledge of Day Nurseries and licensing regulations
  • Establish guidelines for behaviour
  • Bathe, diaper and feed infants and toddlers
  • Conduct and monitor activity programs designed for young children
  • Prepare craft materials and assist children to use them
  • Guide children in development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
  • Prepare and serve snacks
  • Arrange transition periods such as lunch and rest for children
  • Observe children and report on observations to supervisor
  • Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings

Additional Skills:

  • Supervise staff, trainees, volunteers
  • Order supplies and equipment
  • Assist in maintaining records of children
  • Maintain day care supplies and equipment
  • Leadership skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Light cleaning duties

Other Requirements:

  • Security and safety criminal record check
  • Medical exam
  • Immunization records
  • Tuberculosis test