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Child Caregiver - Private Home Posted on Nov 17, 2017 by marie pearson

  • Location Cochrane, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $18.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 33 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 17, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

marie pearson

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience with Special Needs Children

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD)

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

First Aid Certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

  • School age (6 - 12 years)
  • Over 12 years
  • Up to 12 years

Additional Skills

  • Wash, iron and press clothing and household linens
  • 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
  • Care for pets
  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Employer's home
  • Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment

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
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • 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 abuse registry check
  • Child welfare check
  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Room and board provided
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • 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.

By e-mail:

lawgirl@shaw.ca

By phone:

403-606-8994

In Person

RR2 site11 comp19
cochrane, Alberta T4C1A2

Advertised Until

Dec 17, 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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