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Child Caregiver - Private Home Posted on Oct 02, 2017 by Wilson Machado

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 36 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 27, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Wilson Machado

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

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

  • CPR Certificate
  • Red Cross Babysitting course
  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR
  • Food allergy and anaphylaxis training

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

  • Toddler to pre-school (1 - 3 years)
  • Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)

Additional Skills

  • Wash, iron and press clothing and household linens
  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

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
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • 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
  • Help children with homework

Security and Safety

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

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding

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.

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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