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Child Caregiver - Private Home Posted on Oct 06, 2017 by Sean Peterson

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 to $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 48 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jan 06, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Sean Peterson

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Children's Ages

  • 2 years
  • 4 years
  • Infant (3 months - 11 months)

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)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 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
  • Help children with homework

Security and Safety

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

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

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

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • 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

Jan 06, 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.

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