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Child Care Provider - Private Home Posted on Dec 11, 2017 by Private household

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 08, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Private household

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) proficiency test

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

Up to 12 years

Additional Skills

Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

Employer's home

Specific Skills

  • 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
  • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents
  • Help children with homework

Target Audience

Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children

Security and Safety

  • Child welfare check
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding

Work Location Information

Work in employer's/client's home

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • 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

Mar 08, 2018

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 Child Care Provider - Private Home is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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