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Live-In Caregiver, Child Care Posted on Jan 02, 2018 by Gems' Residence

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 10, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Gems' Residence

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Experience with Special Needs Children

Children with allergies

Other Languages

Tagalog

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Experience

Experience an asset

Children's Ages

  • Toddler to pre-school (1 - 3 years)
  • School age (6 - 12 years)
  • Up to 12 years

Additional Skills

  • Wash, iron and press clothing and household linens
  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Own home
  • 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
  • Sterilize bottles, prepare formulas and change diapers for infants
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
  • Prepare infants and children for rest periods
  • Help children with homework

Target Audience

Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children

Security and Safety

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

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Room and board provided
  • Urban area

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • 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.

Advertised Until

Feb 10, 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.

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