Regular Part Time Out of School Care Educator
Grandview Terrace Child Care Society is looking for an experienced Regular Part Time Out of School Care Educator. This position requires a high energy, enthusiastic person with a positive attitude and a passion for supporting and advocating for children with a range of special needs within the program.
The Must haves….
Responsible Adult and/or ECE CCFL License to practice in B.C
Current First Aid Certification
Written verification of physical and mental good health as stated by a qualified physician
Clear criminal record check
Able to communicate well in English, verbally and in writing
Experience of working with School Age children aged 5-12
Experience of supporting children identified with a special or additional needs
Demonstrate experience in the following:
Able to identify the abilities, interests and needs of all children but particular those identified with a special need.
Be able to plan and carry out a range of group and individualized activities and experiences relevant and interesting to children between 5 and 12yrs old in and outdoors.
Show that you are able to provide work direction to team members, assistants and volunteers to ensure a child’s individual work plan and experiences are supported.
Be able to guide and build respectful professional caring relationships with all children in this age group.
Make observations, use appropriate questioning techniques and demonstrate problem solving strategies.
Be able to communicate individual and group needs, report on progress and behavior in a positive, respectful way.
Be able to communicate professionally and positively with staff, families, school and outside agencies on children’s growth, development and any unusual or problematic issues;
Be able to administer first aid/ medication in accordance with established policy and community Care Facility Licensing regulations and attend to any physical needs a child need such as diapering, toileting, eating and sleeping.
Be a team player.
Ensures a healthy and safe environment in which all children can interact and grow in confidence, self-esteem physically, socially and intellectually.
Be a leader, motivator and be able to advocate for children and families in the society.
Be able to follow childcare regulations, policies, and is responsible to implement them as directed;
Show positive behavior management strategies.
Take initiative and take direction when needed.
Most importantly, we need people who have a great attitude, be reliable, and be a fantastic role model for children.
Contact: Alejandra Uribe email@example.com