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Child Caregiver - Private Home Posted on Feb 09, 2018 by Kevin McFadyen

  • Location Sherwood Park, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 to $13.70 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 07, 2018
Job Requirements


Kevin McFadyen




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

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


1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

  • 3 years
  • Up to 12 years

Additional Skills

  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Care for pets

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
  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
  • 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

Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check
  • Medical exam
  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Room and board provided

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • 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:

Advertised Until

Apr 07, 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 Caregiver - Private Home is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Nannies and Live-in Caregivers

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

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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