Early Childhood Educator - Preschool Posted on Dec 18, 2017 by Maria Montessori Stepping Stones child development centre
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $16.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Jan 29, 2018
Maria Montessori Stepping Stones child development centre
College/CEGEP or equivalent experience
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Montessori Early Childhood Teacher Certificate
2 years to less than 3 years
- 5 years
- 3 years
- 4 years
Plan and organize activities for school-age children in child-care programs before and after regular school hours
Day care centre or nursery school
Security and Safety
- Criminal record check
- Basic security clearance
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Repetitive tasks
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
- Team player
- Values and ethics
Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills
- Knowledge of licensing regulations
- 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
- Observe children for signs of potential learning or behavioural problems and prepare reports for parents, guardians or supervisor
- Plan and maintain an environment that protects the health, security and well-being of children
- Assess the abilities, interests and needs of children and discuss progress or problems with parents and other staff members
- 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.
11730 82 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5B2W1
Jan 29, 2018
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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
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