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Job Details

Child-Care Centre Director

Employer

Pathway Kids - Grande Prairie

Date Posted

July 02, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $33.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 01, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Pathway Kids - Grande Prairie

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • Education/teaching of individuals in elementary special education programs
  • Child development
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Air conditioned
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Community and social services
  • Urban area
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Associations and non profit organizations

Budgetary responsibility

0 - $100,000

Tasks

  • Direct the delivery of social and community service programs
  • Evaluate the delivery of social and community service programs
  • Plan and organize the delivery of social and community service programs
  • Hire and provide training for professional and non-professional staff
  • Administer the programs of non-governmental organizations involved with social issues
  • Direct and advise professional and non-professional staff
  • Establish administrative procedures
  • Manage the operations and activities of social and community centres, correctional facilities and detention centres
  • Participate in policy development by preparing reports and briefs for management committees and working groups
  • Plan, administer and control budgets for projects, programs, support services and equipment
  • Represent their respective organizations for the purpose of government liaison and media relations
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Coaching
  • Develop policies, procedures and contingency plans to minimize the effects of security breaches

Supervision

5-10 people

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Secret clearance
  • Criminal record check
  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Eligible for professional liability insurance
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics
  • Proactive

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Experience

5 years or more

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site daycare available
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Subsidised public transportation
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available

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