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Job Details

Early Childhood Educator Assistant Posted on Mar 02, 2018 by Les Tournesols Playschool

  • Location St. Albert, AB
  • Earnings $2,000.00 to $2,500.00 monthly
  • Work Hours 32.5 hours per month
  • Position Temporary Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 01, 2018
Job Requirements


Les Tournesols Playschool




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.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Child development assistant (ECE level 1)

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


1 year to less than 2 years

Children's Ages

  • 5 years
  • 3 years
  • 4 years

Additional Skills

  • 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

Work Setting

Nursery school

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Urban area

Personal Suitability

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

Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills

  • 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
  • provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity
  • Guide and assist children in the development of proper eating, dressing and toilet habits
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children

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.

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Advertised Until

Apr 01, 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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