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Early Childhood Education Worker Posted on Nov 30, 2017 by ECI Learning Academy

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $21.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 14, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

ECI Learning Academy

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year

Experience with Special Needs Children

  • Children who are blind or visually impaired
  • Children with a physical disability
  • Children with an intellectual disability
  • Children with behavioural issues
  • Children with a mental health disability

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate
  • Child development supervisor (ECE level 3)
  • Child development worker (ECE level 2)
  • Emergency child care first aid and CPR

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills

  • Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings
  • Support early childhood educators in carrying out programs that promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
  • Engage children in activities by telling stories, teaching songs and preparing crafts
  • Submit written observations on children to early childhood educators or supervisors

Experience

Experience an asset

Children's Ages

  • 5 years
  • 3 years
  • 4 years

Additional Skills

  • Order supplies and equipment
  • Assist early childhood educators or supervisors in keeping records

Work Setting

  • Kindergarten
  • Child care centre

Security and Safety

  • Child abuse registry check
  • Child welfare check
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioned

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

5-10 people

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Punctuality

Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills

  • Knowledge of licensing regulations
  • Establish guidelines for behaviour
  • Develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children
  • Lead activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs and taking children to local points of interest
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits

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 14, 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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Early Childhood Education Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Early Childhood Educators
NOC code: 4214.1
SOCIAL

Interest in instructing and guiding children in the development of proper eating, dressing and personal hygiene; in leading children in activities by telling or reading stories, teaching songs, providing opportunities for creative expression through the mediums of art, dramatic play, music and physical fitness, and taking them to local points of interest

METHODICAL

Interest in handling to prepare and demonstrate the use of craft materials and to demonstrate the use of simple musical instruments

directive

Interest in compiling information to develop daily activities for children; may plan and organize activities for school and children in child care programs before and after regular school hours; may supervise and co-ordinate the activities of other early childhood educators and assistants

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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