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Job Details

Home Child Care Provider

Employer

kids without limits

Date Posted

June 23, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 14, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

kids without limits

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Experience with Special Needs Children

  • Children who are blind or visually impaired
  • Children who are deaf or hard of hearing
  • Children with a physical disability
  • Children with an intellectual disability
  • Children with epilepsy
  • Autistic children
  • Children with diabetes
  • Children who have Tourette's syndrome
  • Children with a mental health disability
  • Children with allergies
  • Children with learning disabilities
  • Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD)
  • Children with asthma
  • Children with Down syndrome
  • Children with a genetic disorder

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) proficiency test

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Children's Ages

  • 5 years
  • 1 year
  • 3 years
  • 4 years
  • School age (6 - 12 years)
  • Over 12 years
  • Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)
  • Up to 12 years

Additional Skills

Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Own home
  • Employer's home
  • Home care and visiting care agency

Specific Skills

  • Tend to emotional well-being of children
  • Take children to and from school and to appointments
  • Supervise and care for children
  • 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
  • Help children with homework

Target Audience

Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Location Information

Work in employer's/client's home

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Screening questions

  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

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 & Abilities
The Home Child Care Provider is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Nannies and Live-in Caregivers
SOCIAL

Interest in assisting to care for children in employers' residences; and to tend to the emotional well-being of children; may reside in employers' homes

METHODICAL

Interest in handling to prepare and serve meals; to prepare formulas and change diapers for infants; and to perform other housekeeping duties; may be required to keep records of daily activities and health information regarding each child

directive

Interest in copying employers' instructions to plan and oversee children's activities such as meals and rest periods; to discipline children according to the methods requested by the parent; to take children to and from school and to appointments; to maintain a healthy environment in the home; and in organizing activities such as games and outings to provide amusement and exercise

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 for this NOC group 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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