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Caregiver, Babysitting Posted on Nov 27, 2017 by Sheena Keslick, Shaudia Ricketts

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 27, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Sheena Keslick, Shaudia Ricketts

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year or equivalent experience

Experience with Special Needs Children

  • Children with learning disabilities
  • Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD)

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

  • School age (6 - 12 years)
  • Newborn (including expecting mother)
  • Infant (3 months - 11 months)
  • Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)

Additional Skills

  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

Employer's home

Specific Skills

  • Tend to emotional well-being of children
  • Take children to and from school and to appointments
  • 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

Target Audience

Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Child abuse registry check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding

Work Location Information

Work in employer's/client's home

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

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

Dec 27, 2017

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.

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