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Job Details

Daycare Aide

Posted on Aug 24, 2020 by Doorways Childcare

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 16 to 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Sep 23, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Doorways Childcare

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience with Special Needs Children

Children with allergies

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Child development supervisor (ECE level 3)
  • Child development assistant (ECE level 1)
  • Child development worker (ECE level 2)

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

Toddler to pre-school (1 - 3 years)

Additional Skills

  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Employer's home
  • Child care centre

Specific Skills

  • Tend to emotional well-being of children
  • Supervise and care for children
  • Sterilize bottles, prepare formulas and change diapers for infants
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents
  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
  • Prepare infants and children for rest periods

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding

Work Location Information

Staff accommodation available

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Sep 23, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Daycare Aide is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Early Childhood Educators
SOCIAL

Interest in instructing and guiding children in the development of proper eating, dressing and personal hygiene; in leading children in activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs, providing opportunities for creative expression through the mediums of art, dramatic play, music and physical fitness, and taking them to local points of interest

METHODICAL

Interest in handling to prepare and demonstrate the use of craft materials and to demonstrate the use of simple musical instruments

directive

Interest in compiling information to develop daily activities for children; may plan and organize activities for school and children in child care programs before and after regular school hours; may supervise and co-ordinate the activities of other early childhood educators and assistants

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Early Childhood Educator Assistants
SOCIAL

Interest in assisting children in the development of proper eating and dressing habits and personal hygiene

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to assist supervisors in keeping records; in preparing and serving snacks, maintaining day-care equipment and assisting with housekeeping duties; and in arranging rooms and furniture for lunch and rest periods

directive

Interest in handling to lead children's activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing craft materials; and in conducting and monitoring activity programs designed for young children

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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