Overview

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:

Early Childhood Educator

Casual hours with anticipated transition to full time hours

Wage: $18 (Additional Alberta wage top-up may apply for all hours working directly with children)

 

The Wainwright MFRC is seeking an adaptable and highly motivated Early Childhood Educator for our daycare program. The daycare program is a one room mixed age group centre, providing care to children aged 19 months – 6 years old. Shifts will be on call, with anticipated full time hours.

 

Position Requirements

·         Must have a Level 2 or Level 3 Alberta Child Development Certification

·         Ability to work as part of a team

·         Current First Aid Certification, or the willingness and commitment to obtain certification within three months

·         Satisfactory Intervention Record Check and Criminal Record with Vulnerable Sector Checks, if over the age of 18

 

Competencies

·         Ability to plan and facilitate developmentally appropriate activities based on the individual interests, needs, and abilities, of children.

·         Demonstrates initiative and creativity to engage children and families

·         Demonstrates patience and impartiality especially when working with children and families

·         Effective time management and efficiency with tasking

·         Effective written, verbal, presentation  and interpersonal communication skills

·         Demonstrates professionalism, integrity, diplomacy and tact as well as a personal and professional respect for confidentiality

 

Assets

·         Fluency in both English and French, oral and written

·         Experience/knowledge in the non-profit sector

·         Experience/knowledge of the issues and challenges facing Canadian Armed Forces families

 

Anticipated start date: ASAP

 

This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.  Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

 

Forward cover letter and resume quoting competition # 21-06 to:

Caitlyn McKillop, Child Care Director

Wainwright MFRC

Box 29, Denwood, AB T0B 1B0

Email: ccdir@wainwrightmfrc.ca

Phone: 780-842-1363 Ext. 1253 Fax: 780-842-1876