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Job Number:  34964
Casual Child Care Staff
Job Posted: Friday, 12 May 2017
Closing Date: Friday, 26 May 2017
(56 days ago)
Bissell Centre
Region: Edmonton area Type: Casual
Location: Edmonton Salary: (not entered)

Specific responsibilities of the position include:

  • Ensure all play and learning activities are conducted in a safe and healthy atmosphere
  • Implement the “Learning Through Play” philosophy in day-to-day programming
  • Develop activities that consider each child’s individual interests and developmental levels
  • Develop activities that enhance self-esteem and encourage children’s independence, social interaction and creativity
  • Establish rapport and trust with children and parents/caregivers
  • Adapt or modify activities to enable children with special needs to participate
  • Perform other duties as required


The ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:  

  • Child Development Supervisor designation (formerly Level 3)
  • 2 year Early Childhood Development Diploma (from accredited college)
  • Minimum 6 months’ related working experience
  • Familiarity working with children affected by behavioural and/or developmental delays


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong listening and verbal communication skills with children, parents/caregivers and ECD staff
  • Good written and oral communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • Good working knowledge of possible signs of abuse/neglect
  • Good working knowledge of Daycare Licensing Standards and Accreditation
  • Familiarity with issues of poverty and Edmonton’s urban core
  • Must be able to lift and carry approximately 30 lbs (13.5 kg)


Hours of Work:  No fixed working hours per week.  Hours are on an as-needed basis with prior notification.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter by May 26, 2017
Contact Details:
Martha Elliott
Manager, Child and Family Services
Bissell Centre
10527-96 Street
Edmonton, AB T5H 2H6
Fax: 780-441-3580

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