Child Caregiver - Private Home Posted on Feb 12, 2018 by Mia Attersall
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $15.00 hourly
Work Hours 44 hours per week
Position Temporary Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Feb 26, 2018
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years or equivalent experience
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- CPR Certificate
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS) proficiency test
3 years to less than 5 years
- Infant (3 months - 11 months)
- Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- Employer's home
- Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment
- Tend to emotional well-being of children
- 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
- 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
Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children
Security and Safety
- Child welfare check
- Criminal record check
- Reference required
Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Work under pressure
- Physically demanding
Work Location Information
- Work in employer's/client's home
- Staff accommodation available
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
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.
Feb 26, 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 in assisting to care for children in employers' residences; and to tend to the emotional well-being of children; may reside in employers' homes
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
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
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