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Job Details

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Posted on Feb 27, 2018 by Kidzone Childcare

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $16.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 29, 2018
Job Requirements


Kidzone Childcare




College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

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

  • Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate
  • Child development worker (ECE level 2)

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Skills

  • Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings
  • Bathe, diaper and feed infants and toddlers
  • 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
  • Prepare snacks and arrange rooms or furniture for lunch and rest periods
  • Submit written observations on children to early childhood educators or supervisors


1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

Up to 12 years

Additional Skills

  • Supervise staff, trainees or volunteers
  • Order supplies and equipment
  • Maintain daycare equipment and assist in housekeeping and cooking duties
  • Assist early childhood educators or supervisors in keeping records
  • Attend staff meetings to discuss progress and problems of children
  • Plan and organize activities for school-age children in child-care programs before and after regular school hours
  • Supervise and co-ordinate activities of other early childhood educators and early childhood educator assistants

Work Setting

  • Nursery school
  • Kindergarten
  • Day care centre or nursery school
  • Child care centre
  • Before and after school programs

Security and Safety

  • Medical exam
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

5-10 people

Work Location Information

Urban area

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • Reliability
  • Punctuality

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 Mail

15277 Castle Downs Road NW 124
Edmonton, Alberta T5X3N5

In Person

15277 Castle Downs Road NW 124
Edmonton, Alberta T5X3N5

Advertised Until

Mar 29, 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 Early Childhood Educator Assistant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Early Childhood Educators

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


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


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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